WOTW: window

- Gorka Dieitz-Sanxurxo

今週の #WOTW は「window」です。’Window’ is a very common noun but you might be surprised to learn about some of its meanings. Keep on reading to know more!

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WOTW: shelf

- Gorka Dieitz-Sanxurxo

今週の WOTW は「shelf」です。’Shelf’ is a noun, and it changes its spelling in its plural form and when it becomes a verb. Let’s have a look.

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WOTW: intuit

- Gorka Dieitz-Sanxurxo

今週のWOTWは『intuit』です。’Intuit’ is not a very common verb. It means to know or understand something because of a feeling that you have rather than because of factual information. It is much more common to find it in its noun and adjective forms. Today we will have a look at the three, plus the adverb. Ready? Let’s go!

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WOTW: waste

- Gorka Dieitz-Sanxurxo

今週のWOTWは『waste』です。’Waste’ is not only a verb or a noun, it can also be an adjective. Let’s see!

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WOTW: game

- Gorka Dieitz-Sanxurxo

今週のWOTWは『game』です。’Game’ is a widely used noun, most commonly together with the verb ‘play’ and the adjective ‘fun’. It can also be an adjective. But what if we tell you that it has to do with lions and impalas too? Keep on reading to find out how.

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WOTW: roof

- Gorka Dieitz-Sanxurxo

今週のWord of the Week「roof」です。’Roof’ is a noun or a verb. As with other words in English, we can get creative and use it in very visual phrases.

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WOTW: string

- Gorka Dieitz-Sanxurxo

今週のWord of the Week「string」です。’String’ is a noun or an adjective, often appearing in its plural form or as a modifier. It can also be a verb.

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WOTW: visit

- Gorka Dieitz-Sanxurxo

今週のWord of the Week「visit」です。’Visit’ can be a verb or a noun.

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WOTW: help

- Gorka Dieitz-Sanxurxo

今週のWOTWは『help』です。’Help’ is a verb, but it can also be used as a noun and, in one certain instance, as an adjective.

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WOTW: pack

- Gorka Dieitz-Sanxurxo

今週のWOTWは『pack』です。’Pack’ can be a noun, a verb, an adjective, and even a suffix!

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Thoughts from the triplog

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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How to practice pronuncing L & R sounds

LとRの発音練習の仕方

Japanese learners of English have particular difficulty with pronouncing /L/ and /R/. As this is a particular problem for Japanese English learners we though we’d give you some advice on how to improve your /L/ and /R/ sounds so they sound different.
日本人の多くが、LとRの発音が上手くできないと悩んでいます。 これは日本人の典型的な問題の1つですが、今回はLとRを発音し分けるためのヒントをご紹介しましょう。

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