Tuesday, March 17, 2015
Monday, March 16, 2015
Thursday, March 5, 2015
Just a few lines to let you know why the mock exams have been cancelled once again. I've got the flu.
Next week we'll go back to our normal routine and we'll choose a suitable date to do the mock exams. Don't worry!
Sorry once again!
Monday, March 2, 2015
Wednesday, February 25, 2015
Monday, February 2, 2015
Watch the following video to learn about the difference between travel, trip and journey:
The act of going to another place (often for a short period of time) and returning.
- We took a five-day trip to the Amazon.
- You’re back from vacation! How was your trip?
- I went on business trips to Switzerland and Germany last month.
Travel (v.)Going to another place (in general).
- I really like to travel.
- He travels frequently for work.
- My sister is currently travelling through South America.
- Travel in that region of the country is dangerous.
- World travel gives you a new perspective.
Incorrect uses of travel:
- How was your travel?
How was your trip?
- I’m planning a travel to the U.S. next year.
I’m planning to travel to the U.S. next year.
I’m planning a trip to the U.S. next year.
Journey (n.)One piece of travel (going from one place to another) – usually a long distance.
- The journey takes 3 hours by plane or 28 hours by bus.
- He made the 200-mile journey by bike.
- “A journey of a thousand miles must begin with a single step” – Lao-tze, Tao Te Ching