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Starting Out - Episode 04

Sammy and Julia are happy to go shopping together. What could possibly go wrong?

Vocabulary games – Everyday objects

Learn words for everyday objects by doing these exercises.

You're hired: Episode 7

Philip Hart and Marcia Boardman discuss which candidate to appoint.


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


Your Comments

24 March, 2018 - 15:03
Hello. I've heard that it's not correct to use "to be going to go", but I met in some books this combination. So, is it wrong to say "Where are you going to go on your next vacation?", and I need to...
24 March, 2018 - 15:03
Hi Peter, Thank you for the comprehensive explanation. It is much appreciated. Now I can see other aspects of grammar that should be considered when learning the usage of articles. Donald Harrison
24 March, 2018 - 14:03
Thanks for replying. If it is based on the sound after it, then why can I not say 'An advanced safety features?' Your colleague said because 'features' is plural here. But then you said now, 'an' is...