1.Your time is limited, so don’t waste it living someone else’s life. Don’t be trapped by dogma — which is living with the results of other people’s thinking. Don’t let the noise of others’ opinions drown out your own inner voice. And most importantly, have the courage to follow your heart and intuition. They somehow already know what you truly want to become. Everything else is secondary.
The idioms and expressions below are some of the most common in English. The example sentences show how idioms are used in context. Have fun!
1. as easy as pie means “very easy” (same as “a piece of cake”)
Example: He said it is a difficult problem, but I don’t agree. It seems as easy as pie to me!
2. be sick and tired of means “I hate” (also “can’t stand”)
Example: I’m sick and tired of doing nothing but work. Let’s go out tonight and have fun.
- In the not too…….future many of the diseases we suffer from today will be eradicated.
I’m a little worried about Steve lately as he seems so ……….. and in a world of his own.
The story follows the hero as he travels to…………. galaxies in search of other life forms.
2. They are planning to postpone their house-warming …….. till the spring when the weather is nicer.
There is little support within the …….. for a change of leadership and most politicians seem happy to support the Prime Minister.
The restaurant got very busy when a coach …….. arrived full of people travelling to the coast.
3. Before we close the meeting I’d like to raise the …….. of punctuality in the office.
The press are calling into …….. Government claims that the crime rate has fallen and point to latest research figures as evidence that this isn’t true.
The company claim there is absolutely no …….. of making anybody redundant as business has never been better.
4. I’m driving into town and can …….. you off at the station if you need a lift.
Can we just …….. the subject and talk about something else, please.
Gardeners be warned that temperatures are likely to …….. to below freezing tonight.
5. I am writing with …….. to our recent meeting on 21st May.
I think students in other countries seem to have more …….. for teachers than they do here.
The match has been cancelled out of …….. for the death of our previous Manager.
Trong quá trình học tiếng Anh chúng ta sẽ gặp những từ có cách viết khác nhau nhưng cách đọc của chúng lại y chang nhau, ngừoi ta gọi chúng là : HOMONYMS ( từ đồng âm khác nghĩa ).Dưới đây là danh sách các từ đó để các bạn tham khảo:
Arms : /ɑ:m/ cánh tay , vũ khí
Alms : /ɑ:m/ những món quà cho ngừoi nghèo
Ball : /bɔ:l/ quả bong
Bawl : /bɔ:l/ la ,thét
Happy New Year, everybody. Let my deep wishes always surround the wonderful journey of your life. I hope in the coming year you will have a good health and smooth sailing life, and visit us 4 more and more INTERESTING things in this year. By the way, from now on, I will make a schedule. It is:
Monday—-Reading comprehension –> Grammar test –> TOEFL Error identifying exercises
Tuesday—VOA Special English –> English Stories
Wednesday & Thursday—Reading –> Speaking test
Friday—Writting and topics
Saturday—English Stories –> Reading comprehension
Sunday—Practice Test –> Reading comprehension –> Listening (I can’t find the source but I will try) –> Vocabulary (It’s Miayamazaki’s work, not me :()
Remember, this is MY schedule, not Miayamazaki. HAPPY NEW YEAR, FOLKS !