Little vs. Small

"Little" and "small" are some of the first words English learners learn. At first, the adjectives seem to be absolute synonyms. But the more you learn, the more you understand that there is no such thing as absolute synonyms. So, how exactly are the words similar and different? Read on to clear up any confusion...

Risk vs. Threat

Both risk and threat are about some unpleasant or dangerous things. But they are different. How? Do you feel it? Put the feeling into words and learn useful vocabulary to talk about risks and threats!

New Year Lesson Plan

New Year is just around the corner, which means there is a lot you can discuss with your students in class: their plans for the future, what this year was like, New Year traditions around the world etc...

Dog English

They say Dog is Man's best friend, and so we are happy to dedicate this post to our four-legged friends. We'll look at useful dog vocabulary, including popular breeds, idioms and collocations useful for dog owners and lovers.

Ordinal Numbers, Days & Dates

In English there are cardinal numbers (e.g. one, two, three, four) and ordinal numbers (e.g. first, second, third, fourth). Before you learn ordinal numbers, read our article about cardinal numbers. If you feel ready, it's time to learn ordinal ones...