Learn All About the History of the English Language
Ever wondered where the English language came from and how it evolved over time? If so, then this is the perfect video for you, since it explains all of this in simple and humorous terms, which will get you laughing and learning at the same time!
You'll Never Guess How These Brazilians Learn English.
Is there a better way to learn English than this? Not only do these Brazilians youngsters learn the English language they are so eager to become fluent in, but they make fast friendships in the process with older folks in need of some companionship.
There's Simply No Equivalent For These Words In English...
Although the English language is one of the most widely-spoken in the entire world (after Mandarin Chinese and Spanish), there are certain words in other languages that simply don't exist in it. For instance, did you know that there's a German word for weight gain due to emotional overeating?
English Quiz: Complete the Saying!
Do you know your English sayings and proverbs? This quiz will test your knowledge of 21 different English proverbs. You will be given the first half and asked to complete it. Good luck! "When in Rome..." This phrase is believed to have been coined by st.
When You Think About It, English Is Such a Funny Language
That is why, as we learn more of our language, we understand more and more about the world. Most of all, without language, would we even have a sense of humor?
What Features Are Missing From the English Language?
English is an incredible language. It is arugably the easiest to learn (because it's not gendered and is caseless) and yet it holds such complexity within it, as well as many strange features. But what features DOESN'T it have that other languages do?
Joke: The Hilarious Idiosyncrasies of English
Joke: The Hilarious Idiosyncrasies of English joke English is a funny language, wouldn't you say?
Language Quiz: Where Did These English Words Come From?
English is a remarkable language. It's so easy to learn and understand that it's little wonder it's the most "international" language, taking the place of French. Part of why it's so comfortable is that it borrows so many of its words from other languages.
Improve Your English with This Brilliant Homonyms Test
Do you think that you've got what it takes to get 100% on this tricky English test? Apparently, only 2 out of 25 Americans manage to ace it, so if you want to make your country proud, then give it a go!
Can Your English Survive This Quiz?
Content Can Your English Survive This Quiz? grammar quiz, proverb quiz, vocabulary quiz, saying quiz, complete the sentence quiz This advanced English quiz has questions on many different topics of the English language.
Funny! Isn't English the Strangest Language!?
English is the easiest language to learn, mostly because it doesn't make use of male/female for everything, like other languages do.
Tease Apart 15 Confusing English Words with This Fun Quiz
English spelling can be really chaotic and confusing, as some words are just too alike. Take ‘gaff’ and ‘gaffe’, which are pronounced the same, but the former is a type of weapon, whereas the latter is a social misstep, a faux pas, if you will.
8 Ordinary English Words With Surprisingly Spicy Origins
This is because, in our contemporary vocabulary of English, they are innocent and even mundane terms and most of us have no idea about their spicy past, so to speak.
English Quiz: Complete the Following Phrases...
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Which Languages in the World Are the Closest to English?
But while it’s true that English isn’t mutually-intelligible with any other language, it isn’t true that English has no close relatives. Here are 5+ languages that are most similar to English. Look at the sample sentences and see how many words you can recognize: 1.
English Quiz: Are These Words Real or Fake?
Content QUIZ: Are These English Words Real or Made Up? English language, english quiz, English grammar quiz, word definition, vocabulary quiz, rare words We're about to challenge your vocabulary in a creative way...
11 New English Words That Are Actually USEFUL To Know
The English language is one of the largest and most rapidly evolving ones on the planet, with thousands of terms appearing each year. As impressive as it sounds, most of these new terms never make it into our lexicon and are completely forgotten in a matter of months.
QUIZ: Translate Australian Slang to English
Australians speak ENGLISH, right? Because, looking at some of their slang words, I really wouldn't know! Their slang words are not only hard to understand, they are also quite adorable, clever and hilarious at times. Do you speak Australian?
QUIZ: Are You a Master of English Grammar?
To pride yourself on your English, you must have an excellent understanding of grammatical rules. Now, we don't expect you to give lectures on the subject, but can you find the right grammar for the right situation? Lets put you to the test, shall we? Not enough quizzes for you?
Some Languages Are Humorous, But English Is Hilarious!
English is a great language for puns and word games, and as we've said before, we're suckers for puns so bad that they are so good! Enjoy the following jokes, they made us laugh our socks off! A bicycle can’t stand alone, it is two tired A boiled egg is hard to beat.
English Quiz: Can You Choose the Right Spelling Each Time?
English can be such a weird language. Not to worry, have a look at your mistakes, learn from them, and challenge yourself with another of our countless English spelling and grammar quizzes on BabaMail! Try Again Show my mistakes You Spelled O and K! Share Result Not bad at all!
English Quiz: Ready for a Rock Hard Spelling Bee?
English is a tough language to spell, since it draws from several old and ancient languages that come together to create a whole. However, spelling is an important part of how we learn to read and write, and remembering all that correct spelling is celebrated in spelling bees around the world.
10 of the Most Powerful Words in the English Language
How do you use ten of the most powerful words in the English language?
English Really Needs a Translation for These Foreign Words
According to oxforddictionaries.com , there are, at the very least, a quarter of a million distinct English words. This excludes inflections and words from technical and regional vocabulary not covered by the Oxford English Dictionary.