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European Terror Alerts

The British are feeling the pinch in relation to recent terrorist threats in Islamabad and have raised their security level...

Mar 3 · 1 min read >

Non-Native Sounds

Lesson One: Many Sounds In English Are Not In Your Native Language It is likely that some of the...

Mar 1 · 2 min read >

British And American Accents

Lesson Eight: American and British Accents Are Different There are quite a few different accents in English, and a...

Mar 1 · 26 sec read >

Combinations Of Sounds

Lesson Two: Combinations Of Sounds That Are Not In Your Native Language You most likely know how to say...

Mar 1 · 38 sec read >

Pronunciation

Lesson Four: Words Are Not Always Pronounced The Way They Are Spelt In English it can often be very...

Mar 1 · 2 min read >

Extreme Pronunciation

“The Chaos” by Dr. Gerard Nolst Trenité first appeared (in a shorter version) in an appendix to his textbook...

Dec 14 · 5 min read >

Historical Development Of English Grammar

The serious study of English grammar owes much to a Latin grammar book, William Lily’s “Grammaticae Rudimenta”, first published...

Sep 21 · 2 min read >

Common Spelling Mistakes In English

We’ve asked our EnglishForward members to write down their most commonly misspelled words, and here are the top 55...

Aug 23 · 24 sec read >

It’s Vs Its

When do we have to use “it’s” and “its”? The answer is simple: It’s = it is: It’s easy to speak English. =...

Aug 22 · 1 min read >

Do You Know All The Computer Keyboard Key Names In English?

Earlier computer keyboards were based either on teletype machines or keypunches. By the late ‘70s and early ‘80s, all...

Jul 11 · 41 sec read >