Would conditionals

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Today we have some listening exercises concerning the WOULD conditional. http://englishgrammarsecrets.com/listening23/menu.php Thank you to the many people around the world who have sent me such nice messages about my father. He continues to be in a coma. Pearson BROWN admin Please enter the biographical info from the user profile screen.

Past Simple

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Hello again. Today’s exercises give more practice in the Past Simple. http://www.englishgrammarsecrets.com/grammar18/menu.php I haven’t been around much recently because my father is now terribly ill. Two weeks ago he was fine but now he has been n a deep sleep for several days and will not wake up again. It has all been very pain-free […]

Second Conditional

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Hello again. Today’s lesson is about the Second Conditional http://englishgrammarsecrets.com/grammar17/menu.php As usual, this will not work on all tablets and phones. As I write my 94 year old father is having a minor operation. It is only for a gallstone but, as I am sure you are aware, any procedure under anaesthetic/anesthetic ¬†carries a risk […]

if if if

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Hello again. I have a listening exercise for you, giving examples of IF sentences. http://englishgrammarsecrets.com/listening22/menu.php This will not work with many tablets and phones. My son had a fantastic time in Nepal a few years ago. He didn’t quite make it to Everest base camp because of altitude sickness but he climbed a peak next […]

Even more multi-word verbs

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Hello again. I got a very good and positive response to the multi-word exercises I sent out on Saturday. So here are a few more to help you start the week as you mean to go on ūüėČ http://englishgrammarsecrets.com/vocabulary19/menu.php As usual, these will not work on all phones and tablets. It was a terrible weekend […]

More multi-word verbs

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Hello again. I have some more multi-word verbs for you today. You can find the exercises here http://englishgrammarsecrets.com/vocabulary18/menu.php Once again; these will not work on many tablets and smartphones. I am still working on this. Many people liked my story about my cat Enzo. His brother is not quite so adventurous. I came down yesterday […]

Too

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Hello again. I have a new lesson on TOO. ¬†You can find it here http://englishgrammarsecrets.com/vocabulary17/menu.php It works on most computers but not on all phones and tablets. I should have an exercise which does work on phones and tablets available tomorrow. I wasn’t expecting to send out a new exercise so soon but there was […]

Talking about Contracts

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Hello again. Today’s lesson is called The Contract and you can find it here. http://englishgrammarsecrets.com/listening21/menu.php Once again, it will not work on many telephones and browsers. My father has gone after two weeks with me. Looking after him took up a lot of my time so I have a large backlog of work to do. […]

Checking Numbers

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Hello again. Today I have a listening lesson for you about checking numbers. As usual, this lesson works on computers but not on most phones and tablets. http://www.englishgrammarsecrets.com/listening20/menu.php I am working hard to update all my exercises to work on most phones and tablets but I probably won’t be finished until the end of May. […]

Updates on Could and Changes

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Hello again. I have been continuing my work writing new exercises that work on almost all computers, tablets and phones. I have two units for you today: Could http://englishgrammarsecrets.com/could/menu.php Describing Changes http://effective-public-speaking.com/change/menu.php I hope you enjoy them. Pearson BROWN admin Please enter the biographical info from the user profile screen.

Numbers 1

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Hello again. I have a new listening activity for you. This is to do with numbers and quantities. http://www.englishgrammarsecrets.com/listening19/menu.php This exercise will not work on all phones and tablets. However, I have started to rework some of my existing teaching material to work with everything and so I have two experimental units which should now […]

Present Continuous

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I have made a new training film about the Present Continuous. Hope you enjoy it.   admin Please enter the biographical info from the user profile screen.

Under a Cloud and Under the Weather

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I have made a new post and video about the Idioms UNDER A CLOUD and UNDER THE WEATHER here: http://dailyenglishphrases.com/under-a-cloud-under-the-weather/ admin Please enter the biographical info from the user profile screen.

Even more on phoning

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Hello again. Here is the final part of our work on telephoning. As usual, this listening should work on all computers but may not work on your tablet or phone. http://www.englishgrammarsecrets.com/listening18/menu.php Today is Saint Patrick’s Day, a major celebration to Irish people around the world. It is slightly different for me this year as I […]

Cut a Deali

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Do you know what CUT A DEAL means?   If you are not sure, click here   http://dailyenglishphrases.com/cut-a-deal/ admin Please enter the biographical info from the user profile screen.

Everything just fell into place

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I am starting some new lessons on useful phrases and expressions. Today’s lesson is on the phrase EVERYTHING FELL INTO PLACE Find out more here http://dailyenglishphrases.com/everything-just-fell-into-place/ admin Please enter the biographical info from the user profile screen.

More telephoning

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Hello again. I have another lesson for you about using telephones. Please remember that these lessons work on almost all computers but not on some tablets and telephones. I am experimenting with new exercises that will work on all phones and tablets. Click the link at the bottom if you are interested in this. http://englishgrammarsecrets.com/listening16/menu.php […]

Telephoning 1

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¬†Hello again. Today’s lesson is about language to use on the telephone. I hope you enjoy it. http://englishgrammarsecrets.com/listening15/menu.php Pearson BROWN admin Please enter the biographical info from the user profile screen.

To be or not to be?

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To be or not to be? That is certainly the question today. Here are the listening exercises to help you. http://www.englishgrammarsecrets.com/listening14/menu.php admin Please enter the biographical info from the user profile screen.

Be or being?

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¬†Hello again. I have some listening activities for you that show the difference between the infinitive and the -ing form. http://www.englishgrammarsecrets.com/listening13/menu.php We get a lot of sunshine here on the border with Spain. When you look at the weather forecast for France as a whole, Perpignan is often the warmest city, particularly in winter. However, […]