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

WOTW: suspend

- Gorka Dieitz-Sanxurxo

今週の WOTW は「suspend」です。You might have heard and read this word as well as ‘suspension’ in the media recently regarding Brexit. So, let’s have a look at how to use this verb, shall we?

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

WOTW: bus

- Gorka Dieitz-Sanxurxo

今週の #WOTW は最後の「bus」です。’Bus’, like 'street' last week, is a very common noun and something that most of us have used or use regularly. But did you know it could also be a verb? Well, it can!

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

WOTW: street

- Gorka Dieitz-Sanxurxo

今週の #WOTW は最後の「street」です。’Street’ is a very common noun that is also used as a modifier and in a few phrases. Let’s have a look!

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

WOTW: humid

- Gorka Dieitz-Sanxurxo

今週の #WOTW は最後の「humid」です。Unlike many of the words that we have seen so far, ‘humid’ is just an adjective. It means having high levels of water vapour in the air, when the air is warm and damp. Pretty straight forward, so why have we chosen it this week?

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

WOTW: hotel

- Gorka Dieitz-Sanxurxo

今週の #WOTW は最後の「hotel」です。Since this word is used internationally, we all know what the noun means but, what about the verb? Yes, it is also a verb. Before the verb, though, let's have a look at the noun which, by the way, has a couple of meanings you might not know!

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fly 4 - word of the week - triplo クリエイティブラーニング英会話

WOTW: fly 4

- Gorka Dieitz-Sanxurxo

今週の #WOTW は最後の「fly」です。In this our fourth and last post on 'fly', we will have a look at some interesting phrases using 'fly", the insect.

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

WOTW: fly 2

- Gorka Dieitz-Sanxurxo

今週の #WOTW はまた「fly」です。As we said last week, 'fly' is a verb, a noun, and an adjective. This week, we're having a look at the noun. This might come as a shock but, one of the today’s nouns actually flies!

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

WOTW: fly

- Gorka Dieitz-Sanxurxo

今週の #WOTW はまた「fly」です。'Fly' is a noun and a verb, but it can also be an adjective. This week, we're having a look at the verb.

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

WOTW: ceiling

- Gorka Dieitz-Sanxurxo

今週の #WOTW はまた「ceiling」です。'Ceiling' is a noun and it is used metaphorically in a couple of instances, sometimes with the words 'glass' and 'bamboo'. Let's have a look!

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

WOTW: dear

- Gorka Dieitz-Sanxurxo

今週の #WOTW は「dear」です。It’s a request by Akemi-san (We like requests! Send us more!). This word can be used four ways: as an adjective, a noun, an adverb, and an exclamation. Let’s have a look as an adjective first.

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Thoughts from the triplog

9 Tips for getting a better TOEIC score.

TOEICのスコアアップのための9つのコツ

Knowing when to use a, an and the, is one of the hardest things for Japanese learners, partly because there isn’t an equivalent in Japanese. It came up again in a lesson and so we thought we give you a quick explanation.

“a”, “an”、そして”the”の適切な使い方を理解するのは、日本人の英語学習者にとって最も難しいことの1つです。これらに相当する日本語がないことが理由の一つかもしれません。レッスンでもまた話題になりましたので、ここで簡単な説明をしたいと思います。

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A, An and The - Are you confused?

A, Anと The

Knowing when to use a, an and the, is one of the hardest things for Japanese learners, partly because there isn’t an equivalent in Japanese. It came up again in a lesson and so we thought we give you a quick explanation.

“a”, “an”、そして”the”の適切な使い方を理解するのは、日本人の英語学習者にとって最も難しいことの1つです。これらに相当する日本語がないことが理由の一つかもしれません。レッスンでもまた話題になりましたので、ここで簡単な説明をしたいと思います。

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Why You Can't Learn English from an App.

アプリでは英語を学べない理由

An app for this and an app for that. There is a smartphone or web-app for almost everything these days, and they are extremely popular and, in most cases, useful. Of course as learners of English, or any other language, we are looking for ways to make our learning easier and more effective, and there are many popular apps for learning languages. However, the question remains, can you actually learn English through an app? The answer is yes and no. Here’s why.

これもアプリ、それもアプリで。このところ手元にはスマートフォンかウェブアプリがあるのが普通で、大変な人気を博している上に、大抵、便利ですよね。英語やその他の言語を学習する者としては、当然ながらより簡単で効果的に学習ができる方法を探し求めるものです。そして語学学習に人気のアプリは数多く存在します。しかしながら、疑問は残ります。実際のところ、アプリで英語は学べるのでしょうか? 答えはイエス、そしてノーです。その理由をご説明しましょう

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