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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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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Thoughts from the triplog

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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A Thought on Mindset

物の見方、Mindsetについての考え

Does how you think about your learning effect how you learn? Do you believe in talent? Does talent limit your potential?

個人の学習に対する考え方は、その学び方にも影響するのでしょうか?才能って信じますか? その才能によって個人の可能性は制限されたりするのでしょうか?

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How to use Katakana to Learn English

カタカナ語を使った英語学習法

As adult language we can take advantage of some shortcuts to help speed up the learning process. One simple way is to find words that are almost the same in both languages. This is quite common among languages, such as Spanish and Italian, that have a common origin, but what about with English and Japanese? Of course, you already know the answer: katakana words.

大人だからこそ使える、言語習得の近道があります。簡単な方法の一つは、二つの言語でほぼ同じ単語を見つけることです。これはスペイン語やイタリア語など、共通起源の言語同士では大変一般的な方法ですが、英語と日本語の場合はどうでしょうか?もちろん皆さんはすでに答えを知っていますね、つまりカタカナ語です。

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