Say What? Ways to Ask for Clarification in English

When practicing English, it can be a good idea to practice with native English speakers. One of the best ways to do this is through simple conversation. When speaking to others, there may come a time when you will not understand something being said. Here, we will go over the best ways to ask for …

Common English Expressions and What They Mean

Idiomatic expressions in any tongue are usually so ingrained in the vocabulary that native speakers don’t think twice about their meanings and usage. However, for someone not as familiar with the language, they can be hard to grasp. Colloquialisms and idiosyncratic sayings often have archaic origins that don’t apply directly to contemporary life, rendering their …