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Two Simple Steps to Better Pronunciation!

July 24, 2015 by St Giles

by Andy Gaskins, Assistant Director of Studies, St Giles London Central  (with thanks to Jim Scrivener for ideas on how to spice up your practice) Why are you learning English? To communicate with people of course, and it’s so frustrating when you say something but people don’t understand. Very often it’s not the grammar or… Read More »

Hypothetical Situations and Wishes

July 14, 2015 by St Giles

  Remember! We can imagine past, present and future situations…. The verb tense in the sentence will depend on which one you are referring to.   1) Hypothetical past and present- go back ONE TENSE (Past Simple for present situations and Past Perfect for past situations) I wish (+subject pronoun) …… (Can refer to past… Read More »