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

WOTW: circle

- Gorka Dieitz-Sanxurxo

今週の #WOTW は「circle」です。’Circle’ is a noun or a verb. There is also an idiom to describe what some shy people or people who are trying to hide something do sometimes. Keep on reading to know more!

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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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