These are groups of useful phrases, organized around different topics.
This is a list of the most well-known movie quotes in American culture.
You should definitely learn and memorize these quotes. Not only are they useful as English sentences to practice; they're also useful because English speakers quote them all the time! It's common for someone to drop a famous movie quote in the middle of a conversation.
The list is below. Each quote has a YouTube clip to go...
Every culture has a collection of wise sayings that offer advice about how to live your life. These sayings are called "proverbs".
It's good to know the really common English proverbs because you hear them come up in conversation all the time. Sometimes people say the entire proverb to give advice to a friend. More often, someone will say just part of a proverb like this:
You know what they...
What does it take to be a world-class athlete? What qualities do you need to have? Here are some words and phrases to use when describing great athletes in English:
- It takes drive.
You have to be driven to improve every day. You can't be satisfied with your last performance.
- It takes discipline.
You have to be disciplined. You have to follow a strict exercise and eating...
Can you name all of the shirts in the image above? Scroll down to find the answers!
Things that you can do with (or without) a shirt
- put on a shirt
- wear a shirt
- take your shirt off
- change your shirt
- change into a shirt
- change out of a shirt
- roll up your sleeves
- pop your collar (some people do this to look cool)
- tuck in your shirt
- spill something on your shirt / spill something all down...
When a married couple decides that they don't want to be married anymore, they get divorced.
Sometimes the couple will separate first without getting legally divorced. This can also be called a "trial separation". If they can fix their problems, they might reconcile, which means that they get back together again.
A divorce starts when one of the people files for divorce....