Cross cultural communication
Read the article about tips for effective cross cultural communication and match the headings to the paragraphs.
In English we have a number of idioms that use 'breath' (n) and 'breathe' (v). Replace the underlined words in the sentences with an idiom.
A pop song about the importance of right speech. Learn some idioms about speaking and test your idiom knowledge.
Cross that bridge ...
A 'bridge' is a common idea that is used in a number of English idioms and phrases. Learn five idioms about bridges and test your knowledge.
Idioms revision: let's get the ball rolling
Time for some idiom revision. Below are eight sentences: replace the underlined phrase with the correct idiom.
Learn some idioms that use sports vocabulary. Once you've finished choose one or two of the idioms and keep using them in your speaking.
Read the short dialogue between two teachers discussing their students. Try and understand the meaning of the ten 'head' idioms.
head and heart
Do you usually lead with your head or your heart? Which is best? Read the article and answer the MC questions.
In English we use a lot of idioms when we communicate. Learn some idioms related to communication and take the vocabulary test.
Maybe men and women have different communication styles and goals. Read the article, learn new vocabulary and take the test.
Count on me
Listen to the song and read the lyrics as they appear. Then listen again and see if you can understand the meaning of the idioms and phrases
Pretty on the inside
Is beauty about the way we look or the way we behave? Listen to the song and match the 'beauty' phrases and idioms with their meanings.
Be brave. Listen to this inspiring song and learn some new vocabulary and idioms.
Humble and kind
One of my favourite songs, which gives great ethical advice. Listen and match the song lines with the ethical behaviours.