because people speak English
I used to not be able to find the subject of a sentence and I could never remember if the "I" came before an "E" or the other way around.
When I was in grade school, I would always choose the wrong noun as the subject of the sentence. I had this problem all the way through high school. I did not do very well in English in school. I really hated English. All the rules that never made any sense at all, just were…Continue
It has taken me awhile to figure something out, but I think I finally did it. But I want to make sure, so please help me.
I really first encountered this when I came to China to teach. The Chinese teachers I work with did not use capital letters or ending punctuation. When I study on LiveMocha, very few learners there use punctuation either. Then I found English Club, and guess what? Many learners here don't use punctuation either. Until now, I haven't been able to figure out…Continue
Are you taking advantage of all that is offered here on the EC website?
This morning I was reading some of the blogs here (btw Noa, when did you get to Chapter 9, last I saw was Chapter 6 lol?), when I came across a very interesting blog. I had read the blog when I first joined EC about a month ago, but as a native English speaker, I read it and went on.…Continue
Hello Everyone! Welcome to the Blog Train! Today is May 10th at 6am in China.
In case you don't know what a blog train is, I will tell you. A Blog Train is where one person starts a story and others add to it. Not comment on it, but ADD TO IT.
For instance, I would start a story. The…Continue