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Продвинутый English Advanced English Newsletter #174

A warm welcome to all subscribers! Здравствуйте, уважаемые подписчики! Выпуск #174 "ПРОДВИНУТЫЙ ENGLISH" 31/01/19 Электронные записки для изучающих английский язык Dear subscribers! The other day I came across a simple word I could not recognise. It was possible to guess its meaning right from context but I could not confirm that with any of my standard dictionaries. The word is "to chope. Upon some investigation, it turned out to be that in Singlish to chope means to reserve or book something, which is co...

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Продвинутый English Advanced English Newsletter #173

A warm welcome to all subscribers! Здравствуйте, уважаемые подписчики! Выпуск #173 "ПРОДВИНУТЫЙ ENGLISH" 29/07/18 Электронные записки для изучающих английский язык Dear subscribers! There have not been much news . 1. suss out : to suss out means to examine something so as to determine accuracy, quality, or condition of it. Examples: The team will be sussing out those free data sources and use case concepts. I guess, like two boxers in the opening rounds, they were sussing out each other's strengths and wea...

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Продвинутый English Advanced English Newsletter #172

A warm welcome to all subscribers! Здравствуйте, уважаемые подписчики! Выпуск #172 "ПРОДВИНУТЫЙ ENGLISH" 16/01/18 Электронные записки для изучающих английский язык Dear subscribers! I'd like to share a few links that I found interesting. 1. This page reviews several meanings of the word OTHERWISE - check it out if you're familiar with all of them. 2. This page reviews a number of popular English words and verb phrases with multiple meanings. Best regards, Andrey Kostenko Автор рассылки: Andrey Kostenko (c)...

2018-01-16 14:36:47 1 комментарий

Продвинутый English Advanced English Newsletter #171

@TEST@ A warm welcome to all subscribers! Здравствуйте, уважаемые подписчики! Выпуск #171 "ПРОДВИНУТЫЙ ENGLISH" 10/07/17 Электронные записки для изучающих английский язык Dear subscribers! I'd like to share a couple of links that I found pretty interesting. 1. This page shows some curious differences in the usage e.g. pronunciation of some common words and phrases by English speakers from the UK, the USA, Australia, New Zealand and South Africa. 2. This page provides several examples of words that English ...

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Продвинутый English Advanced English Newsletter #169

A warm welcome to all subscribers! Здравствуйте, уважаемые подписчики! Выпуск #170 "ПРОДВИНУТЫЙ ENGLISH" 02/01/17 Электронные записки для изучающих английский язык Dear subscribers! It's been a while since we've talked, but I have not not come empty-handed. Recently I discovered an excellent website for those learning English as a second language at some advanced level and I picked up three topics that might be of particular interest to many. 1. Three adverbs that often cause difficulty are 'still, 'yet, a...

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Продвинутый English Advanced English Newsletter #169

A warm welcome to all subscribers! Здравствуйте, уважаемые подписчики! Выпуск #169 "ПРОДВИНУТЫЙ ENGLISH" 01/06/16 Электронные записки для изучающих английский язык Dear subscribers! Here are some tips on using Englsh. Make sure you know the difference between action verbs and stative verbs, for the latter are not usually used in continuous tenses. To complicate matters further, the same verb can be used as either action or stative verb with different meanings. This article provides more detail on this topi...

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Продвинутый English Advanced English Newsletter #168

A warm welcome to all subscribers! Здравствуйте, уважаемые подписчики! Выпуск #168 "ПРОДВИНУТЫЙ ENGLISH" 16/11/15 Электронные записки для изучающих английский язык Dear subscribers! I'd like to share a few notes on definite and indefinite articles that I found interesting and worthy of reviewing: The definite article is optional with season and the world TV: she is leaving in (the) summer / I watched it on (the) TV. The indefinite article 'an' is used before a vowel sound: an hourly wage, an heirloom, an e...

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Продвинутый English Advanced English Newsletter #167

A warm welcome to all subscribers! Здравствуйте, уважаемые подписчики! Выпуск #167 "ПРОДВИНУТЫЙ ENGLISH" 12/04/15 Электронные записки для изучающих английский язык Dear subscribers! I thought it might be useful to share some of the phrases that would readily be classed as slang in Australia. Arvo = afternoon e.g. Cya this arvo = See you this afternoon Aussie = Australian e.g. Aussies and Kiwis are welcome = Australians and New Zealanders . Click = kilometre e.g. It's 30 clicks away Docket = a bill, receipt...

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Продвинутый English Advanced English Newsletter #166

A warm welcome to all subscribers! Здравствуйте, уважаемые подписчики! Выпуск #166 "ПРОДВИНУТЫЙ ENGLISH" 2/11/14 Электронные записки для изучающих английский язык Dear subscribers! The other day a friend of mine asked me if I could help him out. He has built up a project (not yet sponsored by anybody) to translate an historical-erotic novel (by a modern Hungarian author: Ga'bor Szappanos) into English. It will be his second book to be rendered into English from Hungarian. The book consists of five chapters...

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Продвинутый English Advanced English Newsletter #165

A warm welcome to all subscribers! Здравствуйте, уважаемые подписчики! Выпуск #165 "ПРОДВИНУТЫЙ ENGLISH" 21/05/14 Электронные записки для изучающих английский язык Dear subscribers! This issue of the newsletter was prepared by Diana Balasanyan. You can send your suggestions and comments to me at dianabalasanyan@gmail.com. The newletter is comprised of the following four sections. 1) Choose and use : a section that will deal with synonyms, their similarities, differences and the use of each. For example, he...

2014-05-21 12:23:11 1 комментарий