Vocabulary: Weddings!

You may have noticed that I haven’t posted a lesson in a while. I’ve been busy with in-person English students...and beginning to plan my wedding! It isn’t until October, but it takes so much planning. It’s inspired me to post some wedding vocabulary for you! Note: Below, I’ll use terms like “bride” and “groom” to… Continue reading Vocabulary: Weddings!

Part 3: Basic uses of “to get” (VIDEO)

Welcome to part three of my series on using the English verb “to get”! Check out Part 1 and Part 2 here. The text of this lesson is below the video. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Q-ZjiDfqEJA   passive structures Last week, we learned that one use of “get” is to add the past participle to talk about reflexive actions.… Continue reading Part 3: Basic uses of “to get” (VIDEO)

Part 2: Basic uses of “to get” (VIDEO)

Last week, we discussed two of the basic uses of the verb “to get.” Here’s part two of my three part series! The text of the lesson is below the video. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fHxYsvMJJOA get + adverb particle or preposition When “get” is followed by an adverb “particle” (which together often make up things like phrasal verbs)… Continue reading Part 2: Basic uses of “to get” (VIDEO)