A Bad Workman Blames His Tools (English Expressions)

A bad workman blames his tools! We use this expression to describe when someone has blamed a mistake or failure on the things they use! Not just workmen, but any person! Expressions are a fun thing to learn and really useful part of English! Why don't you try to incorporate some expressions into your daily … Continue reading A Bad Workman Blames His Tools (English Expressions)

Taking Care Of Number One (English Expressions)

Taking care of number one! If you put your own needs, concerns, or responsibilities before those of anyone else, then you are taking care of number one! Expressions are a fun thing to learn and really useful part of English! Why don't you try to incorporate some expressions into your daily English? Check out my … Continue reading Taking Care Of Number One (English Expressions)

French Words Used In English 2 (Borrowed Words)​

French words used in English! Not everyone word used in English is original! In fact, much of our language is borrowed from other parts of the world! Check out these borrowed terms! Boutique A small and ‘chic’ fashion or accessories store “This area is full of expensive Swiss wristwatch boutiques” Chic Means stylish and cool. … Continue reading French Words Used In English 2 (Borrowed Words)​

Devise vs Device (Commonly Confused)

Devise vs Device These two terms are often confused by English learners. Do you know the difference? Devise A verb meaning to invent or place “He’s good at devising games to play with students” “The government has devised a plan to vaccinate everyone” Device A noun referring to a technique, method, tool, small machine, or … Continue reading Devise vs Device (Commonly Confused)