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A1.1 English Reading Part: Believe in yourself!

Level difficulty Grammar prep time Vocabulary cooking time Skill total_time Table of POst Believe in yourself! Believe in yourself! You are amazing. You can do a lot of things. Take small steps every day and you can reach your goals. Remember, progress is progress. Every day is a new chance. You have unique talents. You ... Read more

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“To Be” Verb: How to use the “to be”

In our first lesson, we will talk about the ‘to be’ structure. “to be” is like the superstar of verbs. It’s the verb that helps us say who or what someone or something is. In English, we use “am,” “is,” and “are” with “to be.” For example: I am happy. She is a doctor. We ... Read more

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20. Phrasal Verbs

Phrasal verbs are word combinations that involve a verb and one or more small words, like “up,” “on,” or “off.” These little words completely change the meaning of the main verb. For example, “wake up” means to stop sleeping, and “turn on” means to start something, like a light or music. Phrasal verbs are like ... Read more

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Phrasal Verbs

15 Most Common Phrasal Verbs in Sentences With Meanings

here are 15 common phrasal verbs with examples at a beginner level: Turn on Example: Please turn on the lights; it’s dark in here. Turn off Example: Don’t forget to turn off the TV when you leave. Wake up Example: I wake up early every morning for work. Get up Example: It’s time to get ... Read more

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The 30 Most Common English Adjectives.

Here are 30 common English adjectives, and I’ll use them in sentences Happy: Lisa is happy when she sees her friends.Sad: Tom feels sad when he loses his favorite toy.Big: The elephant is big.Small: The mouse is small.Fast: The car is fast.Slow: The turtle is slow.Hot: The tea is hot.Cold: The ice cream is cold.Good: ... Read more

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Adjectives

The 30 Most Common English Nouns

here are 30 common English nouns, and I’ll use each in a simple sentence: House: This is my house.Dog: The dog is very friendly.Cat: I have a black cat.Friend: She is my best friend.Book: I love reading books.Car: The red car is fast.Family: My family is coming over.School: I go to school every day.City: New ... Read more

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10 Most Common English verbs

Here are 10 of the most common English verbs, along with sentences These sentences use simple vocabulary and structure, perfect for an absolute beginner at an A1 level!

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100 Most Common English Words

100 Most Common English Words the – The sun is shining.be – I want to be a teacher.to – I want to go to the park.of – This is a picture of my family.and – I like ice cream and chocolate.a – I have a cat.in – The book is in my bag.that – I ... Read more

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Speaking 3 – The Train Station

A conversation between Lisa and someone about finding directions. Lisa wants to reach the train station and is asking someone on the street for help. Lisa: Excuse me, where is the train station. Can you help me?Stranger: Of course! Walk straight and then turn left at the traffic light.Lisa: Straight and then left, got it. ... Read more

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Speaking 2 – Lisa is at the mall.

let’s imagine a simple shopping conversation between Lisa and the cashier: Lisa: Hello! I want to buy some clothes.Cashier: Hi there! Welcome. How can I help you today?.Lisa: I need a new dress for a party. Do you have dresses?Cashier: Yes, we do! Dresses are in that section over there.Lisa: Thank you! I really like ... Read more

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19. Possessive Pronouns

In this lesson, we will talk about the “Possessive Pronouns”. Possessive pronouns are like magic words that show ownership. Instead of saying “Lisa’s book” or “Tom’s car,” we use these special words. Examples of Possessive Pronouns: My, your, his, her, its, our, their: These are the words we use to show that something belongs to ... Read more

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Pronouns

18. Object Pronouns

In this lesson, we will talk about the ‘Object Pronouns’ structure. Object pronouns are like special words we use instead of repeating nouns when those nouns are the receivers of the action in a sentence. Object pronouns are the words we use to replace nouns in a sentence. Common Object Pronouns: Me, you, him, her, ... Read more

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Pronouns

17. Adverbs of Frequency

In this lesson, we will talk about the ‘Adverbs of Frequency’. Adverbs of frequency are words that tell us how often something happens. They help us understand the regularity or frequency of an action. Here are some common adverbs of frequency: Always: I always brush my teeth before bed.Usually: I usually have tomato for breakfast.Often: ... Read more

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Adverbs

16. Time Expressions (today, yesterday, ago etc.)

In this lesson, we will talk about the ‘Time Expressions’. Time expressions help you talk about when something happens. They give a clue about the time of an action or event. Here are a few examples: “Yesterday”: I went to the park yesterday. (This tells you when I went to the park.) “Every day”: I ... Read more

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15. Some/Any

In this lesson, we will talk about the ‘Some/Any’ structure. “Some” and “any” are used to talk about an unspecified amount or number of things. “Some”: Use “some” when you’re talking about a positive or affirmative situation. i mean when you use a positive structure sentence. It suggests that there is an amount or quantity ... Read more

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14. Can / Can’t

In this lesson, we will talk about the ‘Can/Can’t’ structure. “Can” and “can’t” are about whether you’re able to do something or not. “Can” is a magical word in English that shows if you have the ability or permission to do something. “Can”: Use it when you’re saying you’re able to do something. Example: I ... Read more

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Can / Can't

13. like verb-ing

In our first lesson, we will talk about the ‘like verb-ing’ structure. “like verb-ing” and “Like to verb” are two ways to talk about things you enjoy or activities you enjoy doing. “Like to verb”: Use this when you want to say you enjoy doing something. Example: I like to eat ice cream. (I enjoy ... Read more

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12. Simple Present Tense

In our first lesson, we will talk about the ‘Simple Present Tense’. The Simple Present Tense is like a snapshot of something happening regularly or a fact that is always true. Imagine you have a friend named Jack. Jack likes ice cream. Now, when you talk about what Jack does every day or what he ... Read more

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11. have / have got

In this lesson, we will talk about the ‘have/have got’. “Have” and “have got” are pretty similar in meaning, but there’s a tiny difference. In everyday English, many people use “have” and “have got” interchangeably. They both mean possession or ownership. So, you can say “I have a cat” or “I have got a cat,” ... Read more

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10. There is / There are

In our first lesson, we will talk about the ‘There is / There are’. There is” and “There are” are phrases we use to talk about the existence of something. “There is” is used when you’re talking about one thing or something that isn’t plural: There is a cat. (Referring to one cat.)There is a ... Read more

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9. Conjunctions

In this lesson, we will talk about the ‘Conjunctions’. Conjunctions are like the glue that holds words, phrases, or sentences together. They help connect things in English. There are three main types: Coordinating Conjunctions: These connect similar things, like words or groups of words of equal importance.Examples: and, but, orExample sentence: I like ice cream ... Read more

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8. Singular, Plural

In our first lesson, we will talk about the ‘Singular, Plural’. In English grammar, “singular” and “plural” refer to whether we’re talking about one thing (singular) or more than one thing (plural). When we want to make a singular word into its plural form in English, we often add either “s” or “es” to the ... Read more

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7. Possessive

In this lesson, we will talk about the ‘Possessive’. So, when we talk about possessives in English grammar, we’re basically showing that something belongs to someone or something else. It’s like saying, “Hey, this is mine!” or “That’s her book.” There are two main types of possessives: Easy, right? It’s just a way of saying ... Read more

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6. Prepositions

In our first lesson, we will talk about the ‘to be’ structure. Prepositions are like tiny guides that show the relationship between things. Imagine you have a cat (because, why not?). Now, where is the cat? Is it on the table, under the chair, or maybe beside the cozy blanket? Those words—on, under, beside—are prepositions! ... Read more

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Listening 1

Celebrating Culture Listen and answer the questions. What is the passage about? What is the most important thing you noticed in the passage? Vocabulary

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Speaking 1 – first meeting.

The most effective way to improve your English speaking is through practice. The best way to practice is by engaging in conversations with someone. You can enhance your skills by applying the practices recommended below to improve your English speaking, especially in situations where there is no one to talk to Here’s a simple conversation ... Read more

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5. Numbers

Here are some basic numbers: 1 (one)2 (two)3 (three)4 (four)5 (five)6 (six)7 (seven)8 (eight)9 (nine)10 (ten)11(eleven) : notice that it is not like “ten one”12(twelve) : notice that it is not like “ten two”13(thirteen) : notice that it is not like “three ten”14(fourteen) :15(fifteen) :16(sixteen)17(seventeen)18(eighteen)19(nineteen)20(twenty)21(twenty one)…100(hundred)

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4. Subject Pronouns

Subject pronouns are like the actors in our sentences. They’re the words we use to talk about who’s doing the action. Here are the subject pronouns: IYouHeSheItWeYouThey Let’s have some fun with subject pronouns: I am eating pizza.You are learning English.He is playing video games.She is reading a book.It is a cute puppy.We are singing ... Read more

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3. The

“The” is like a special word that helps us talk about things we already know or things that are specific. It’s the word we use to talk about a specific thing that both the speaker and the listener know about. We use “the” when we’re talking about something unique or previously mentioned. For example: I ... Read more

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2. Question Words

Question words are like little detectives that help us gather information. They’re like the who, what, where, when, why, and how of the language. Let’s get to know them better: Who: Used to ask about people. “Who is your best friend?” What: Used to ask about things or actions. “What is your favorite color?” Where: ... Read more

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Verb: “to be” – (am/ is/ are)

In our first lesson, we will talk about the ‘to be’ structure. “to be” is like the superstar of verbs. It’s the verb that helps us say who or what someone or something is. In English, we use “am,” “is,” and “are” with “to be.” For example: I am happy. She is a doctor. We ... Read more

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