Getting Smarter through Language
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Verbs: Modal and Phrasal
Vocabulary: Collocations and Usage
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See the complete list of basic grammar lessons
Common and proper nouns
Concrete and abstract nouns
Common irregular plurals
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COURSE Advanced Reading Course is appropriate for students at both the intermediate and advanced levels. Topics range from understanding sentences and paragraphs and understanding the author’s purpose, point of view, and tone to interpreting passages and reading critically.
UNIT Extensive Reading for English-Language Learners. Effective readers read not only when there is an assignment for school or work. They also engage in “extensive reading.” Learn about extensive reading and how it can help you improve your reading skills not only in English but also in any languages you speak.
List of common irregular verbs (infinitive, past, and past participle forms)
Read 7 tips for learning vocabulary for useful tips and techniques for vocabulary learning.
7 tips for learning vocabulary
Ways to say “thank you” (formal and informal)
Ways to say “you’re welcome” (formal and informal)
COURSE The Writing Process. A complete, intermediate-level course.
What is a paragraph? Includes examples for practice; how to write a good paragraph around a topic and controlling idea.
Can a sentence be a paragraph?
COURSE How to become an effective online learner. This series of lessons and videos goes over information and tips on taking full advantage of online courses.
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