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Modal Verbs: Use Them to Ask for Anything!

Modal Verbs: Use Them to Ask for Anything!

English has wonderful words called modal verbs. They are great because they transmit information in a simple way. Today we will see how they can help us make requests and ask people to do things. Please read on:  Modal Verbs for Requests by AD Miles

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Better Business English Writing

Better Business English Writing

Business writing has clear rules. It needs to be informative. It should follow the right tone. It must be easy to follow. It ought to be grammatically correct. It has to be well formatted. It should be clear. It should be concise. It should be direct. Please read on...

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Help Others Understand You

Help Others Understand You

Have you ever been with someone who speaks continuously and never stops ? It is uncomfortable, isn’t it? One of the keys of communication is to do as much as possible for others to follow our message. How can we speak more clearly? Please read on for some ideas:  Help...

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Learn a Language Faster: WRITE!

Learn a Language Faster: WRITE!

Writing what your teacher says is the easiest way to learn a language. Keep a notebook and record explanations, phrases, new expressions, difficult sentences or anything you find interesting. Writing improves your focus; besides, you will have a record of what you...

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Free Business English Book by Andrew Miles

Free Business English Book by Andrew Miles

Andrew Miles’s Speak & Write Better Business English ebook will be available for free as an Easter gift.  This book (written by our director)  follows a teacher and a businessman on several train trips. During those trips they chat about how to learn English, and...

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