English Vocabulary: Secrets

It would be incorrect to name this article "How to Talk about Secrets" because secrets are not to be talked about. Still, there is some useful vocabulary to learn, and it's no secret. So, read on, improve your vocabulary, and try to have as few secrets as possible...

How to Talk about Forgetting

Imagine that someone asks you a simple question but you can't answer it, even though you know you've answered it before. Or you suddenly forget what you were talking about and need your listeners' help to remember. We've all been there. But now let's look at the vocabulary for such awkward situations...

Slang in Beyonce’s Songs

Beyonce is an American singer, songwriter and actress. She is famous for her powerful voice, spectacular shows and strong personality. As a matter of fact, she can teach us some English too. Let's see what slang and idiom treasures her songs' lyrics hold...

Discourse Markers

Discourse markers are very important for both formal and informal speech. When used appropriately, they make it well-organized, coherent and natural. So, any speaker or writer should use them.

Top 20 Idioms I have Recently Come Across

Whenever I read something in English, be it a novel or a blog post, I feel like a gold digger. And it's not because of the content or message of what I read, though they may be precious in their turn, but because of the words. Words are gems. They have a power to make your speech stirring and make you shine. I'd really like my students and readers to have a way with words, and that's why I'm going to share some words and idioms I have recently come across. Note that most of them are going to be informal. So, here is my treasure chest for today...