Month: October 2021

The grammar problem Today’s quick grammar point is about the expression “used to” and some related mistakes. There’s a mistake Spanish speakers often make related to the grammar form “used to do something“. What they do is they create a “present form” version of “used to …

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Createnglish 2021 October: In this episode we are focusing on the following language learning points: 1) One minute grammar: “used to” versus “usually” 2) Present Perfect for experience (no experience) – a Grammar Chant with 3rd form of verbs 3) Small talk theory – Part 2 4) …

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What do we need for successful small talking? In a previous post on Small Talk we briefly looked at how small talk is an essential part of everyday communication and socializing, including business communication. Small talk in business? Yes. Small talk is an important element in …

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What is small talk? Small talk is an essential part of communication, including business. It is especially important for business people to master small talk in order to feel and seem confident speaking English in and out of the office. There’s nothing more refreshing than to …

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