Stephen and Ashlie decide to take a course on basic car maintenance. Anxious to get his hands dirty, Stephen learns a lesson the hard way.

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Intermediate: B1

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Hello omar,

I'd recommend you follow the advice on improving your speaking and your vocabulary that is on our Frequently asked questions page. The grammar in your comment is very good and since you mention vocabulary, I'd recommend you focus on that for awhile to see how it goes.

There is a lot of variation in how long it takes to go from B1 to B2. It's really a question of effort, aptitude and study habits. We're of course happy for you to use LearnEnglish, but if you're looking to improve as quickly as possible, I'd suggest seeking a teacher at a British Council teaching centre near you for help.

Good luck!

All the best,
Kirk
The LearnEnglish Team

Hello,
What's the meaning of "And Stephen was supposed to give me a lift to the shops"

Thanks for your help,
LiLi

Hello LiLi,

In this sentence 'supposed to' tells us what the original plan was. We say 'is supposed to' when the plan still might happen and 'was supposed to' when, for some reason, it did not happen as we expected.

 

Best wishes and good luck!

Peter

The LearnEnglish Team

Great program

all going good kirk

The teacher on the courses probably a good man. They promised to teach how to fix electrical system, wheel, tyres and brakes but additionally teach how engine works and how to check oil level and cooling system! It's very kind of them!

London is so amazing... I hope I can travel and even study in London in the future

I cannot watch the videos.

Hello Beatriz,

I'd suggest you install the latest version of the Adobe Flash Player on your device. Even if you already have it installed, doing this often solves video problems. You could also try viewing it in a different browser. If you still can't see the video after trying those two things, please let us know what browser version you're using and we'll do our best to help you.

All the best,
Kirk
The LearnEnglish Team

I can not see the video,my I pad can not use your comment,adobe flash player,help me please.

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