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Elementary Podcasts

Carolina and Emily don't seem to be enjoying the end-of-year party, but Adam and Jo enjoy talking about 'everyone' and informal ways of saying 'How are you?'

Vocabulary exercises - Containers

Learn words for different containers by doing these exercises.

You're hired

Daniel makes some classic mistakes in his interview.


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


Your Comments

13 December, 2017 - 12:12
hello, the first time I have Total score is 12 out of 15 (80%)
13 December, 2017 - 11:12
'She's a bit younger than I am'. Can we also say 'She's a bit younger than me'?
13 December, 2017 - 11:12
Hi, Given the population explosion, unemployment is increased. Given the population explosion, unemployment could increase. Are these sentence correct. What is the difference between both the...