Idioms E-Learning English Grammer 

Idioms

An idiom is a phrase, or a combination of words, that has developed a figurative meaning through frequency of use. Idioms are a staple in many different languages, and are often shared across languages through numerous translations. They can be useful and even fun to use, but are also bound to confuse any new speaker of a language who isn’t familiar with the phrase’s cultural relevance. Below are few examples :  1.  It cost me an arm and a leg to take my trip to Australia.      (Very expensive) 2.  I was over the…

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Group Discussion a new Trend E-Learning Group Discussion 

Group Discussion a new Trend

Group discussion is a new trend that has come up in order to evaluate student personality. A group of participants are made to discuss on a topic or subject for a limited time and then assessed accordingly. It is a chance for you to be more vocal and extrovert. Group discussions have become all the more important in recent times as many companies have made them a part of their initial selection process. There are a couple of reasons for the same. One, it allows the company to evaluate the…

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E-Learning English Grammer 

Tenses

Tenses Tenses can be defined as follows: a form of a verb that is used to show when an action happened or a distinction of form in a verb to express distinctions of time or duration of the action or state it denotes or a verb-based method used to indicate the time, and sometimes the continuation or completeness, of an action or state in relation to the time of speaking.   Types of Tenses There are three types of tenses: Present Tense Past Tense Future Tense Present Tense: a tense…

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Interview E-Learning Interviews 

Interviews

“Interview”- For almost each fresh graduate this word will evoke different response. Some will break into a sweat on thinking about giving an interview. Others will say it is a most unfair process of selection. However, a few will wonder why people make such a hue and cry about it; after all, you just have to answer the questions and to some an interview appears to be a mystical process, the results depending upon god and chance.   In short, for interviews the majority view on interviews would be that…

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PHRASAL VERBS IN ENGLISH VOCABULARY E-Learning English Vocabulary 

PHRASAL VERBS IN ENGLISH VOCABULARY

Phrasal verbs are in very common use in spoken and colloquial English. However they are idiomatic and students need to give them special attention if they wish to speak the language fluently.   “A phrasal verb is a verb followed by a preposition or an adverb; the combination creates a meaning different from the original verb alone.” Example :   To get  =  to obtain I need to get a new battery for my camera. To get together  =  to meet  Why don’t we all get together for lunch one day?   It is essential for students who are…

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Word list 02 E-Learning English Vocabulary 

Word List 02

Word List 02 Bling (n): Expensive, ostentatious clothing and jewelry. Bromance (n): A close but non-sexual relationship between two men. Chillax (v): Calm down and relax. Crunk (adj): Very excited or full of energy. D’oh (ex): Exclamation used to comment on a foolish or stupid action, especially one’s own. Droolworthy (adj): Extremely attractive or desirable. Frankenfood (n): Genetically modified food. Grrrl (n): A young woman regarded as independent and strong or aggressive, especially in her attitude to men or in her sexuality (A blend of “Grrrr” and “Girl.”) Guyliner (n): Eyeliner that is worn by men. Hater (n): A…

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vocabulary English Vocabulary 

Vocabulary- Word List 01

English is an ever evolving language and it’s almost impossible for anybody to learn all the words of English Language. However, the fact that every word in English language has a history, is the key to understand the basic meaning of most of the words. If you learn the meaning of the basic root on which the word is built, then even if you come across an entirely new word which you haven’t read before, you will still be able to infer its meaning. For e.g. you must have read…

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group-discussion E-Learning Group Discussion 

Group Discussion

Nowadays Group Discussion is being extensively used along with personal interviews for the final selection of candidates. It plays a main role in selecting the best among the best. Having scored high marks, students who get selected for a higher/another course or employment are placed on a par – on equal footing – based on their age, qualification and experience. It becomes necessary to conduct further screening for choosing a few among many. It is here, the Group Discussion plays an important part. It helps in choosing the socially suitable…

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Seminars E-Learning Seminar 

Seminars

A seminar is an advanced group & teaching technique which is usually used in higher education. It is an instructional technique it involves generating a situation for a group to have a guided interaction among themselves on a theme. It refers to a structured group discussion what usually follows a formal lecture or lectures often in the form of an essay or a paper presentation on a theme.  The participants will be familiarized with the methodology of their chosen topics and also allowing them to interact with examples of real life practical problems. The participants…

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Resume Writing E-Learning Resume Writing 

Resume Writing

This is a fact that to get your dream job you should have a solid and effective resume. How does one make sure that his resume is of top notch quality and bullet proof is beyond discussion. Though there are several tips around the web and the list is so long that it would be difficult for you to focus on all the points. I am writing few tips below which are the most important. 1. Show clearly the purpose of your resumeSome people write a resume as if the…

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