step2 - word of the week - triplo クリエイティブラーニング英会話

WOTW: step II

- Gorka Dieitz-Sanxurxo

今週の #WOTW は先週からつつけます。You might remember that we talked about the word ‘step’, the verb, the noun, and some phrases. Well, there are quite a few very commonly used phrasal verbs, and that’s what we will be having a look at today. Let’s begin!

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step - word of the week - triplo クリエイティブラーニング英会話

WOTW: step

- Gorka Dieitz-Sanxurxo

今週の #WOTW は「step」です。The noun and verb ’step’ is used in countless phrases. Ready step into the unknown? Let’s go!

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film - word of the week - triplo クリエイティブラーニング英会話

WOTW: film

- Gorka Dieitz-Sanxurxo

今週の #WOTW は「film」です。’Film’ can be a noun or a verb, but it doesn’t just have one meaning. Did you know that? Let’s have a look.

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rain - word of the week - triplo クリエイティブラーニング英会話

WOTW: rain

- Gorka Dieitz-Sanxurxo

今週の #WOTW は「rain」です。’Rain’ can be a noun or a verb, and it’s also used in a couple of phrases. It doesn’t always mean ‘water falling from the sky’. You want to know these phrases so you can use them, so keep on reading!

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world - word of the week - triplo クリエイティブラーニング英会話

WOTW: world

- Gorka Dieitz-Sanxurxo

今週の #WOTW は「world」です。’World’ is a noun and the word around which many an idiom has been created. Ready? Let’s go!

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late - word of the week - triplo クリエイティブラーニング英会話

WOTW: late

- Gorka Dieitz-Sanxurxo

今週の #WOTW は「late」です。’Late’ is an adverb and an adjective, but with a little tweak it can also be turned into a noun. Interested? Well, let’s begin!

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plant - word of the week - triplo #クリエイティブラーニング英会話

WOTW: plant

- Gorka Dieitz-Sanxurxo

今週の #WOTW は「plant」です。’Plant’ is a noun and a verb which does not always have to do with plants but with crime. ‘How’s that?’, you ask? Keep reading to find out about that and couple more interesting uses!

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toll - word of the week - triplo #クリエイティブラーニング英会話

WOTW: toll

- Gorka Dieitz-Sanxurxo

今週の #WOTW は「toll」です。’Toll’ is a verb and a noun. The noun is usually seen in word partnerships. As per usual, we will also give you an interesting use for it so that you can casually throw it around in conversation and sound more natural.

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suit - word of the week - triplo #クリエイティブラーニング英会話

WOTW: suit

- Gorka Dieitz-Sanxurxo

今週の #WOTW は「suit」です。’Suit’ is a verb and a noun. We’ll have a look at the noun first, but keep on reading for the verb, one phrasal verb, and a couple of interesting idioms!

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long - word of the week - triplo #クリエイティブラーニング英会話

WOTW: long

- Gorka Dieitz-Sanxurxo

今週の #WOTW は「long」です。’Long’ is most commonly used as an adjective, but it is also a noun, a verb, and an adverb. Can you believe that? Keep on reading to learn more!

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Thoughts from the triplog

The Story of English and ELF

英語の歴史、世界共通語としての英語

There are many good reasons to learn English, one of them is because it has become a global language, the lingua franca. What makes English work as a global language is not just the questionable influence of the British Empire - which has a lot to answer for - but its flexibility, something that has developed due to it’s history.
英語を学ぶべき理由はたくさんあります。英語が世界共通語”リンガ・フランカ”であることも、その1つです。
英語を世界共通語にしたのはイギリス帝国だと言われていますが(もちろんそれは大きな側面ではありますが)、実際は英語が持つ柔軟性であり、歴史が言語を形成してきたのです。

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Common Errors Japanese Learners Make

日本人によくある英語の間違い

There are a number of common errors that Japanese learners make that affect both beginners and advanced level students. So here are 6 common errors to work on.
初心者でも上級者でも、日本人がよくやりがちな英語の間違いというのがありますが、これらを改善することで英語力をすぐに上達させることができます。それでは6つの典型的な例を見ていきましょう。

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How to study at home

自宅学習の仕方

One of the principle difficulties students have when learning a language is knowing what to study at home between lessons. So here are some pointers on how to study at home.
英語学習者にとって、レッスン以外の時間に自宅でどんな勉強をすれば良いか、というのは悩みの1つだと思います。そこで今回は、自宅学習の方法についてご紹介します。

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