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

WOTW: wind

- Gorka Dieitz-Sanxurxo

今週のWord of the Weekは「wind」です. “Wind” can be a noun and a verb. It is probably not the word you’re thinking, so keep reading to know more! Hint: it doesn’t blow and it’s pronounced /wʌɪnd/.

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

WOTW: bully

- Gorka Dieitz-Sanxurxo

今週の #WOTW は先週の「bully」です。”Bully” is a verb, a noun, and an adjective, as well as something that shouldn’t be tolerated... Or should it?

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

WOTW: repeat

- Gorka Dieitz-Sanxurxo

今週の #WOTW は先週の「repeat」です。It is most commonly used as verb, but it is also a noun. At this rate we’ll have to repeat some of the WOTWs!

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bed 2 - word of the week - triplo クリエイティブラーニング英会話

WOTW: bed II

- Gorka Dieitz-Sanxurxo

今週の #WOTW は先週の「bed」の2つ目です。This time we’re going to be having a look at some phrases. We hope they don’t put you to bed!

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

WOTW: bed

- Gorka Dieitz-Sanxurxo

今週の #WOTW は「bed」です。’Bed’ is a noun, a verb, and a place some of us find hard to get out of in the morning. Let’s have a look at the noun first.

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

WOTW: expect

- Gorka Dieitz-Sanxurxo

今週の #WOTW は「expect」です。Were you expecting the verb ’expect’? Hopefully your answer is ‘yes’! Let’s have a look.

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

WOTW: hot

- Gorka Dieitz-Sanxurxo

今週の #WOTW は「hot」です。’Hot’ is a very common adjective that is used in quite a few phrases. It might come as a surprise that it can also be a verb. A verb? Well, keep reading!

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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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Thoughts from the triplog

Autumn Workshops

秋のセミナー、ワークショップ

It’s still blazing hot in between the typhoons, but Autumn is soon approaching. Here is our Autumn Workshop and Seminar schedule. Get your diary out.
残暑が続く中、台風も次々と近づいていますが、秋はすぐそこまで来ています。 秋のワークショップ、セミナーをご案内しますのでチェックしてください!

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How to learn English faster and better

速く効果的に英語を学ぶコツ

There is a simple secret to learning English faster and better. Reading. Yes, reading!?! And reading a lot! This is called extensive reading and it is probably the best thing you can do outside of language lessons to improve your English. Here we will explain some of the reasons why it is so effective.
英語を速く効果的に学ぶための、シンプルな秘密があります。それは、読むこと!たくさん読むことが大事なんです!「多読」は、英会話レッスン以外の時間に自分で出来る最良の学習法と言えます。今回は、なぜ読むことが効果的なのかをお伝えしたいと思います。

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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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