-

 -

08:55 28.09.2012
: 4

 -

 -

. . - (0)

. . . . ...

. - (0)

. , ...

. . - (0)

. .   ...

. - (0)

. ...

! - (0)

!   &ndash...

 -

   Tamilena

 - e-mail

 

 -

.... .

 -

( : 23) _ _ _ _ _ __ - _ _ ___ _ __ _ _ ___ _ __ Learning_English _ _ ___
( : 3) __ --- __

 -

 LiveInternet.ru:
: 12.01.2012
: 16680
: 1780
: 20295

:

.


: (3), (30), ܨ(24), !!!(10), ,(1), (115), (60), (55), (220), (2), (2), (208), ,,,,(91), (35), (4), (316), (4), (96), (531), (1), (139), (1007), (298), (504), ,(35), (438), (5), ....(64), (32), (228), (26), (7), (1), (13), ...(45), (599), (6), Ѩ ...(94), (48), , (10), (1), ...(42), (85), !!!!!!(3), (44), (460), (17), (8), -!!!(28), (0), (4), (13), (139), (78), (2), (80), (43), (278), (117), (103), (11), (65), ,,....(20), (12), (168), (1), 3(176), 2(112), -1(241), 4(217), 1(151), (376), (140), (1094), (812), (57), Ѩ (140), (99), .....(107), (19), (184), (8), .....(21), !!! ...(35), (116), (23), ...(12), (34), (0)
(0)

Indifference in English (

, 04 2014 . 12:13 +
Spirit_of_Sky [ + !]

Indifference in English ()

It doesn't make any difference to me. .
It doesn't matter. .
It's all the same to me. .
I don't care. . / .
I couldn't care less. . / .
Suit yourself. , ( ).
dcrn233l (400x327, 43Kb)


(0)

>-

, 03 2014 . 07:14 +
Viktoria_84 [ + !]

-

, , , ! 

-


1 (537x604, 310Kb)

2 (534x604, 305Kb)

3 (542x604, 322Kb)

4 (537x604, 336Kb)

5 (532x604, 334Kb)

6 (604x457, 286Kb)



(0)

>Jaw dropping talk

, 02 2014 . 17:48 +
Spirit_of_Sky [ + !]

Jaw dropping talk





:)


(0)

Let's talk about traveling

, 02 2014 . 15:47 +
Spirit_of_Sky [ + !]

Let's talk about traveling:)

Where would you like to go on your next holiday?
What's the best way to find deals on travel?
If you had to immigrate to another country, where would you go? Why?
What is the stereotype of your nation's citizens?
Do you prefer active or relaxing holidays?
If you had more money, where would you go?
Do you like packaged holiday tours?
What was your best holiday?
What was your worst holiday?
Do you have any horrible or funny travel stories?
"When in Rome, do as the Romans" do you agree with this idea?
Does your country have many tourists? What do you think of them?
What are the best places to visit in your city or town?
If you could only pack five things for a trip to an unknown place, what would you take?
Is there a place that you'd never visit again?
Who are the worst tourists?
What has been your worst experience at a hotel?
What are some common travel scams? Have you been the victim of a travel scam?
stock-vector-travel-stamps-travel-icons-set-travel-labels-collection-119704321 (450x470, 97Kb)

http://www.englishcurrent.com/esl-conversation-questions-discussion/#Travel


(0)

Groups of things in English

, 02 2014 . 15:45 +
Spirit_of_Sky [ + !]

Groups of things in English

Stack (, ): a stack of chairs, a stack of books, a stack of work, a stack of plates
Set (): a set of tools, a set of underwear, a set of compasses, a set of cutlery
Pile / Heap (): a pile of clothes, a heap of bodies.
Bunch (, ): a bunch of flowers, a bunch of grapes, a bunch of bananas.
Bundle (, , ): a bundle of newspapers, a bundle of sticks, a bundle of nothing.
Batch (, , ): a batch of homebrew, a batch of letters, a batch of recruits.
Stash (): a stash of cash, a stash of beer, a stash of weapons. (usually the things are hidden)
Fleet (): a fleet of ships
Bunch-Of-Flowers (350x350, 29Kb)


(0)

80 /(Opposites)

, 02 2014 . 15:41 +
Spirit_of_Sky [ + !]

80 /(Opposites)

good - bad - -
happy - sad - -
excited - bored - -
beautiful - ugly - -
dry - wet - -
naughty - well-behaved - -
noisy - quiet - -
strong - weak - -
horrible - nice - -
narrow - wide - -
great - minor - -
late - early - -
tired - enegretic - -
rich - poor - -
painless - painful - -
dark - bright - -
careful - careless - -
expensive - cheap - -
helpfull - helpless - -
useful - useless - -
difficult - easy - -
healthy - sick - -
dirty - clean - -
new - old - -
hot - cold - -
thin - fat - -
tiny - enormous - -
small - large - -
sour - sweet - -
old - young - -
empty - full - -
married - single - -
dangerous - safe - -
polite - rude - -
high - low - -
rough - smooth - -
shy - outgoing - -
hard - soft - -
short - tall - -
light - heavy - -
opposites_--_light_&_heavy (306x169, 30Kb)


(0)

Trading Terms/

, 01 2014 . 20:35 +
Spirit_of_Sky [ + !]

Trading Terms/

General Terms

spread - /
a price differential - /
a contracting/narrowing spread (where the spread is getting smaller) -
an expanding/widening spread (where the spread is getting bigger) -
a discount (the negative spread between two prices) - ( , )
a premium (the positive spread between two prices) - ( , , )
economically viable -
intermediary -

Gas Trading Terms

capacity (space within a pipeline or a storage facility that you can buy) -
, ; , ,
capacity auction (the process of buying capacity to send gas somewhere or store it for later) -
open season (an auction where you book long-term capacity on a pipeline, giving the people who build the pipeline an indication of whether the project is economically viable) -
transport tariffs -
arbitrage - making money from spreads between different places or at different points in time -
gas transmission - sending gas long-distance through big pipelines -
gas distribution - sending gas short-distnace to end-users - ,
end-users (anyone who uses gas: households, power stations, factories, chemical plants) -
gas-fired power station -
coal-fired power station -
renewable power generation (electricity from wind, biomas, solar etc.) -
gas retail (selling to end users) -
gas wholesale (trading gas between different intermediaries to make money before it gets sold to end-users) -
shippers (people who sell gas to a market)-
national regulatory bodies (organisations which govern the gas market) - /
transmission line (pipeline which transports gas long distance) -
stock-swing-trading (550x385, 89Kb)



(0)

, 29 2014 . 16:39 +
Spirit_of_Sky [ + !]

:)

layabout ,
doormat (, )
wet blanket
big mouth -
pushover ( ), , ,
slob
twit ,
spoilsport ,
fatso
c775b3c86998d5c47e6cae0d7cc5ad71_b (600x375, 55Kb)


(0)

, 29 2014 . 11:02 +
Spirit_of_Sky [ + !]



1. milk -

2. low-fat milk -

3. skim milk -

4. chocolate milk -

5. yogurt -

6. cheese -

7. butter -

8. margarine -

9. sour cream -

10. cream cheese -

11. cottage cheese -


Molochnyie-produktyi (400x250, 10Kb)


(0)

> :

, 29 2014 . 07:03 +
Spirit_of_Sky [ + !]

:

A Polyglot's Daily Linguistic Workout




(0)

Phobias in English/Video

, 27 2014 . 19:55 +
Spirit_of_Sky [ + !]

Phobias in English/Video




(0)

The Planets

, 27 2014 . 19:53 +
Spirit_of_Sky [ + !]

The Planets

planets_image (622x287, 132Kb)
Mercury

Venus

Earth

Mars

Jupiter

Saturn

Uranus

Neptune

Pluto

Useful site: http://nineplanets.org/


(0)

, 26 2014 . 16:08 +
Spirit_of_Sky [ + !]



At the hotel -

Can I help you? ?
Id like to check in. .
I have a reservation. .
Your room is ready. .
Is it possible to see the room? ?
Yes, Ill take it. , .
What time is checkout? ?

On the street -

Where is the nearest bus stop? ?
Where can I find the subway / underground? ?
How can I get to ? ?
How far is it? ?
How long does it take to get there? ?
Which bus goes to ? ?
When does the next bus leave? ?
Where is the tourist information center? ?
How much does a ticket cost? ?
I need a guide who speaks Russian. , -.
Where do we meet? ?
Can you take a photo of us? ?
Is there a discount for students? ?
May I use the toilet? ?
Where is the currency exchange? ?
What is worth visiting? ?
Do you have a map of the city? ?
Is this seat free? ?
Dont push
When are you coming back? ?
In 20 min. 20

At the airport -

May I see your passport / visa? , / .
Whats the purpose of your visit? ?
Please open your bags. , .
Do you have any items to declare? , ?
Delay on the flight is due to adverse weather conditions. .
Flight is boarding. .
You have to fill in this
- landing card
- immigration form
- customs declaration form .

() Facebook

7143426-travel-suitcase-with-many-colourful-tourism-and-vacation-icons-and-logos (429x348, 81Kb)


(0)

Common Money Phrases/ "

, 25 2014 . 18:00 +
Spirit_of_Sky [ + !]

Common Money Phrases/ ""

cash -
coins -
currency -
denomination - ,
exchange -

Adjectives describing someone who is rich ( , ):

affluent -
loaded -
prosperous -
rich -
solvent -
wealthy -

Adjectives describing someone who does not have any or much money ( , )

bankrupt -
broke -
destitute -
insolvent -
on the bread line -
poor -
needy -

Phrases and words related to banking ( ):

to save money -
to put money in a bank -
to buy shares -
buying shares carries risk -
to invest money -
to make more money -
to earn interest -
to borrow money from the bank -
to land money to the bank -
to own a credit card -

may make more money than you spend = be in the black (profitable) -
may make loss = you are in the red -

Also remember: money cant buy you happiness :)
money ab (255x300, 25Kb)

Video lesson: http://www.commonenglishphrases.com/2013/03/common-money-phrases/


(0)

English for Russian Speakers/Video lesson

, 20 2014 . 15:00 +
Spirit_of_Sky [ + !]

English for Russian Speakers/Video lesson




(0)

, 19 2014 . 15:32 +
Spirit_of_Sky [ + !]



Till ≠ Until (not *untill)
Lose ≠ Loose (one is a verb; the other is an adjective)
Affect ≠ Effect (one is a common verb; the other is its noun form)
Forth ≠ Fourth (one means forward; the other means number four)
Fourth but Forty (not *fourty)
High but Height (not *hight)
Great but Grateful (not *greatful)
Precede ≠ Proceed (one means go before; the other means go ahead)
Principle ≠ Principal (one means truth; the other means main)
Site ≠ Sight (one is a place; the other is something to see, as in sightseeing not *siteseeing)
Copywriter ≠ Copyright (one writes advertising; the other means intellectual property)
lit_spelling_l.jpg.pagespeed.ce.nXZ2wC28x9 (500x164, 31Kb)


(0)

Word of the day

, 19 2014 . 15:31 +
Spirit_of_Sky [ + !]

Word of the day

The word Facet is a noun.

It is used for a part or element of something, for example we often talk about many facets of a persons personality.

: ,

Sentence example:

Each facet of the problem requires careful attention.
timthumb (604x300, 47Kb)


(0)

Test on prepositions

, 18 2014 . 20:08 +
Spirit_of_Sky [ + !]

Test on prepositions


10373669_477425579070116_3141007803261372435_n (403x403, 32Kb)



(0)

What's The Largest Creature On Earth? (+)

, 18 2014 . 15:21 +
Spirit_of_Sky [ + !]

What's The Largest Creature On Earth? (+)

What's the biggest living thing on Earth? ( ?)

I can think of two. ( )

I'm not sure which is biggest, but neither of them is a blue whale ( , , ).

These are weirder ( ).

Much, much weirder. (, )

One is a tree. The other eats trees. ( - , )

question-mark-vector-899320 (380x400, 68Kb)

read


(0)

What makes a word real?

, 18 2014 . 15:12 +
Spirit_of_Sky [ + !]

What makes a word real?

, hangry, defriend and adorkable , :)

:






 : 14 ... 11 10 [9] 8 7 ..
.. 1