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Level 1

prepositions

"Prepositions" link nouns, pronouns and phrases to other words in a sentence.

Learn all about "on", "under", "between" and many more.

Click on "prepositions" in the word cloud on the right.

Level 2

gerunds as subjects

We can use some verbs as a subject by adding "ing".

Make your writing more interesting by learning how to do this.

Click on "gerunds as subjects" in the word cloud on the left.

 

Level 3

column graph

In the IELTS Academic Writing Test, Task 1, you may be asked to describe a column graph. Here are some exercises to help you with vocabulary and structure. Click on "column graph" in the word cloud above.

 

Level 1

a an the

"A", "an" and "the" are called articles. They go before nouns.

But which articles go with which nouns? Watch this video to find out.

Click on "a an the" in the word cloud on the right.

Level 2

capitalization

Are you confused about when to use capital letters in your writing?

Watch this video to learn all about capitalization and improve your writing.

Click on "capitalization" in the word cloud on the left.

 

Level 3

paraphrasing

"Paraphrasing" means putting something into your own words. Many students find this very difficult, but there are some strategies that can help. This video discusses 6 ways to avoid copying. Click on "paraphrasing" in the word cloud above

 

Level 1

but because and

"But", "because" and "and" are connecting words. They allow us to make longer sentences.

Making longer sentences will make your writing more interesting.

Click on "but because and" in the word cloud on the right.

Level 2

its or it's

When do we use "its" and when do we use "it's?. Find out and improve your writing.

Click on "its or it's" in the word cloud on the left.

 

Level 3

3 paragraph essay

All essays have an introduction, body and conclusion. A three paragraph essay is the basic structure of all essays using just one paragraph for each part. Click on "3 paragraph essay" in the word cloud above

 

Level 1

daily routine

Describe Omar's daily routine..

Click on "daily routine" in the word cloud on the right.

Level 2

10 grammar terms

Still confused when teachers talk about adverbs and adjectives, or articles and prepositions.

This cool video will surely help you to understand.

Click on "10 grammar terms" in the word cloud on the left.

 

Level 3

parts of a paragraph

All essays have paragraphs, but how do we structure a paragraph? This video explains the different parts of a paragraph. Click on "parts of a paragraph" in the word cloud above.

 

Level 1

describing rooms

There are many different types of rooms and many different ways to describe them.

Learn about describing rooms. Click on "describing rooms" in the word cloud on the right.

Level 2

apostrophes & possessives

What are apostrophes? When and how do we use them? Even some native speakers have problems with this one, but this short video will make it very clear.

Click on "apostrophes & possessives" in the word cloud on the left.

 

Level 3

line graph

In the IELTS Academic Writing Test, Task 1, you may be asked to describe a line graph. A line graph shows changes over time. Click on "line graph" in the word cloud above.

 
     
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