Have you found yourself feeling challenged in the latest online business environment? Does this seem even harder to deal with on an international level? Today we are talking about what the latest business challenges are in this post pandemic era. You...
Mannequin, manikin, and manakin are commonly confused words that are pronounced in the same way but are spelled differently and have different meanings, which makes them homophones. Homophones are a group of words with different spellings, the same...
Inane and insane are two words that are close in spelling and pronunciation and may be considered confusables. Confusables is a catch-all term for words that are often misused or confused; there are many confusing words in the English language that...
Read the room is a twentieth century idiom.  An idiom is a commonly used word, group of words, or phrase that has a figurative meaning that is not easily deduced from its literal definition. Often using descriptive imagery...
With COVID-19 vaccinations on the rise in the US and other parts of the world, reopening has begun, and people are socializing in person more and more. As we re-engage in some of the social activities that were...
Nail-biter is an interesting idiom. An idiom is a commonly used word, group of words, or phrase that has a figurative meaning that is not easily deduced from its literal definition. Often using descriptive imagery or metaphors, common...
Do you get nervous or anxious when you have to make a phone call in English? This is common for every language learner! It is difficult to understand phone calls! You don’t have visual clues to help you understand! In today’s bonus,...
In this episode of the Pearson English Podcast, the panel speaks with author and editor Rhiannon Ball about the Coding Mindset and how to teach it. Let’s explore her views on this innovative way of thinking and how...
When you’re having trouble starting or finishing a writing project, a retreat can help you recharge, get re-inspired, and make headway with your craft. A writing retreat offers dedicated time and space for you to set aside your...
Mark my words is an idiom that is hundreds of years old. An idiom is a commonly used word, group of words, or phrase that has a figurative meaning that is not easily deduced from its literal definition. Often...
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