This section is a basic guide to the grammar and usage of English. It is assumed you are NOT A BEGINNER. The areas covered are meant for the PRE-INTERMEDIATE level learner and upwards. The grammar "rules" explained here are the rules of standard English. Click on a link in the panel at the bottom to open the corresponding page in a new window.



DICTIONARY HELP

An English-Spanish dictionary is provided on every single page for ease of use. Just click on the tab that appears in the bottom right-hand corner to use. All you have to do once the dictionary is open is double-click on any word that appears on the page OR type in the word. If you want to listen to how the word is pronounced just click on the speaker icon. Don't forget to turn up your speaker volume and MAKE SURE that JAVASCRIPT is ENABLED.

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Today's Phrasal Verb

Ask (someone) out
Invitar a salir

EXAMPLE SENTENCE
Steve asked me out last night.

Today's Idiom

To rub someone the wrong way
Means to irritate someone

EXAMPLE SENTENCE
Don't rub her the wrong way!