Words from Russian used in English

Words in English that are Russian/come from Russia.   vodka kalashnikov kremlin tsar Pavlova (ballerina) Ushanka (hat) Mammoth dascha glasnost perestroika

New Year Resolutions in English

Talking in English about new year resolutions for 2018   Conversation Questions What are your plans for 2018? What type of books do you enjoy? Are there any hobbies you gave up that you would like to get back into?

IELTS Writing Part 2: Smoking

IELTS Writing Part 2: Leadership

10 English Verbs for Christmas

Saying you’re ready on Skype

Some practical expressions to use when you are communicating with someone through Skype.

Get on like a house on fire

Different, interesting ways to say “bad” in English

Responding positively to an invitation/request

Catching someone at the wrong time