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Episodes

Subject questions

9/17/2019
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We explain how to form questions when we want to ask about a subject or an object.

Duration:00:06:18

Used to

9/10/2019
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Learn about using the phrase 'used to' to talk about the past with Neil, Catherine and Rob

Duration:00:06:07

May, might, could

9/3/2019
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Find out what Catherine may, might or could have for dinner tonight.

Duration:00:06:08

Relative clauses

8/27/2019
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Finn and Alice look at what relative clauses are, and how we make them

Duration:00:06:10

The present perfect with 'just', 'already' and 'yet'

8/20/2019
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'I've just been to the London eye!' Learn how to talk about your activities.

Duration:00:06:32

Comparatives and superlatives

8/13/2019
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Who's taller and who is the thinnest? Learn how to compare people and things in English.

Duration:00:06:13

The present perfect with 'for' and 'since'

8/6/2019
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Learn how to answer questions with 'how long' using the words 'for' and 'since'.

Duration:00:06:09

The present perfect with ‘ever’ and ‘never’

7/30/2019
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Have you ever ridden a camel? Use the present perfect to talk about life experiences.

Duration:00:06:10

Verb patterns

7/23/2019
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What happens when we use two verbs together in English?

Duration:00:06:02

Present continuous and 'going to'

7/16/2019
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What are Rob, Emma and Finn going to do in just 6 minutes? Find out here!

Duration:00:06:13

Articles

7/9/2019
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Emma hears some travellers' tales as we explore the rules of the articles A, AN and THE.

Duration:00:06:33

Past simple and past continuous

7/2/2019
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We talk about the Titanic disaster and teach you two past verb forms.

Duration:00:06:21

Past simple

6/25/2019
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Finn brings you past simple explanations and examples, while Sophie eats biscuit.

Duration:00:06:15

'Have to' and 'must'

6/18/2019
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Finn and Alice discuss how we talk about obligations using 'have to' and must'.

Duration:00:06:46

Adverbs of frequency

6/11/2019
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Learn how to use 'always', 'often', 'never' and 'sometimes'.

Duration:00:06:02

Like for preference and description

6/2/2019
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Sophie and Finn explain different meanings of the word 'like'.

Duration:00:07:19

Present continuous and present simple

5/28/2019
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Sophie and Neil explain the present simple and present continuous tenses.

Duration:00:06:07

Future perfect continuous

5/14/2019
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How to describe the continuous nature of a future activity and how long it will last.

Duration:00:06:11

Verb patterns

5/7/2019
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We talk about verbs with infinitives, gerunds (verb-ing), and that-clauses.

Duration:00:06:18

So, such, enough, too

4/30/2019
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"There was such a long queue for coffee!" Learn how to use intensifiers.

Duration:00:06:19