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Idiom: /ˈɪdijəm/ noun
An expression that cannot be understood from the meanings of its separate words. The expression has a separate meaning of its own.

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Business English

Expressions with the Verb TO DO

The verb TO DO is very useful when talking about general actions.

We use it to ask about activities, as in:

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ESL

Multi-level Team Building on the moon!

This activity involves ranking items needed for survival in a Moon-landing role play. This is a classic team building exercise. I’ve even had students who have had to do this same activity for a job interview. 160 more words

Upper Intermediate

House Husbands star Firass Dirani reveals his intense diet ritual

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Diet

Job Vacancies. Recruit On-Line Students.

Teacher’s jobs. Please send BA certificate and separate teacher’s certificate together with your resume. Relocation is possible.  Please email eol1to1.4@gmail.com  

Full or part time.    Job vacancies teachers… 213 more words

Myers Briggs Personality Test

This lesson is based around the Myers Briggs Type Indicator test. This was developed for an upper-intermediate business-English conversation class, but could be used at… 118 more words

Upper Intermediate

Tell-All Book Claims Stevie Nicks Survived An 'Abusive' Relationship With Lindsey Buckingham

The author behind a recently published book about Stevie Nicks has opened up about the release to Fox News.

Stephen Davis, who wrote “Gold Dust Woman”, is said to have tracked down an array of sources close to the musician, who became a member of Fleetwood Mac in 1975, to write an unauthorized, tell-all novel. 314 more words

Celebs