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How to tell if your boyfriend is a slob

What to say to a boyfriend when he lazes around in the house.


What clothes are in the pictures?


Are you a football fan? Try this game to see how many football words you know in English. Can you beat the goalkeeper? Good luck!

You're hired

Marcia calls two of the candidates giving them details of the interview process.

Essays: Vocabulary

Here are some groups of words that commonly occur in Essays, with examples from different disciplines. Try the tasks to practise working with some of them.


It's common for interviewees to prepare answers in advance but there are things that you should avoid doing.


Your Comments

25 September, 2016 - 20:09
such amazing explanation for question tag.Specially the part of intonation when the intonation is up ,it means you're asking real question.If the intonation is down,you aren't ask for real.
25 September, 2016 - 17:09
That is a good story.
25 September, 2016 - 17:09
I tried to answer that test, suddenly, I got low scored. anyone can tell how to show my mistake?