Black Friday Sale

Nov. 23, 2018 only: 70% off sale Maybe you've heard of "Black Friday," which in the United States, is the day after the holiday of Thanksgiving. Thanksgiving is always the 4th Thursday in November, so this year, Thanksgiving is Nov. 22, and Black Friday is Nov. 23. But what exactly does that mean? The short… Continue reading Black Friday Sale

Halloween: 5 Phrases

On October 31 here in the U.S., we celebrate the holiday of Halloween! It has an interesting history, which you can read about here. For most people - especially kids - Halloween means dressing in a costume, eating candy, and maybe some scary activities like visiting a haunted house or watching a scary movie. Popular… Continue reading Halloween: 5 Phrases

English Intonation

CLICK HERE TO LISTEN TO AUDIO OF THIS LESSON (Tip: Listen while you read!) What is Intonation? Intonation is the "music" or "melody" of speech. It's the way the pitch or sound of a person's voice rises and falls while speaking.   How is it Used in Speech? When someone raises or lowers their pitch… Continue reading English Intonation