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Improve English Vocabulary & Grammar and Feed The Hungry at the Same Time

Posted on May 24, 2013 by Q-Admin in ,

In case you are not already aware of this terrific website, or like me you’d forgotten all about it, I thought I’d share it with you today. I used to use this site with my students years ago and often used it to challenge my own knowledge of various subjects, too.     The website…

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What’s the Difference Between Inquiry and Enquiry?

Posted on May 21, 2013 by Q-Admin in

Anyone trying to learn English will agree that it is a more challenging language to master than they first imagined. In fact, many argue that English is one of the most difficult languages to learn. This is particularly true if your native language has little in common with the English language. Native Chinese speakers, for…

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Around The Corner – The Idiom, The Poem, The Comic and The Short Film

Posted on May 17, 2013 by Q-Admin in

I recently stumbled across a great blog post by a Melbourne based, freelance cartoonist, Gavin Aung Than, who was very excited because one of his comics had been turned into a short film by a university graduate from the UK. Read all about it and check below for the meaning of some vocabulary and expressions…

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Canadian Astronaut Chris Hadfield Covers David Bowie Classic Space Oddity Before Returning to Earth – English News Lesson

Posted on May 15, 2013 by Q-Admin in

Here is another Q Language English News Lesson for you to hopefully pick up a few new words and phrases. Today’s lesson is about the Canadian astronaut who recently returned to earth after a five month space mission, but not before recording a fantastic version of David Bowie’s classic hit, ‘Space Oddity’. (See video and…

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Carrying a Guitar Will Increase your Chances of Getting a Date ……… if you’re a MAN! – English News Lesson

Posted on May 9, 2013 by Q-Admin in

It would appear that men who carry a musical instrument, whether they can actually play it or not, are seen as much more attractive in the eyes of some women. Here is another quick and easy English News Lesson where you can learn English by practising some new English phrases and vocabulary. Read the report…

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Enormous Rubber Duck Floats Down Hong Kong’s Victoria Harbour – English News Lesson

Posted on May 7, 2013 by Q-Admin in

To help you learn English, today’s English News Lesson is about the huge, yellow duck that floated down Hong Kong’s Victoria Harbour last Thursday. Read the report, check the vocabulary, watch the video and then try to answer the simple listening exercises below. image by: flickr.com/photos/rogerwagner News Report: On Thursday, May 2, 2013, an enormous,…

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