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word Do you often have trouble remembering words? Especially, English words? Well, stop worrying. We are here to help. You must have heard it that the only way to really learn is to be totally immersed in the language. But, sometimes too much theoretical knowledge can reduce your interest and might irk you down. The best way to build your vocabulary strong is by making learning a fun process. Quick tips Follow these tips and learn English faster. 1....
avoid Business meetings are the best place where employees get to communicate with each other. Meetings put forth the desired work expected out of the respected teams. Hence, what you say in a meeting matters. Whether you are expressing an idea during a meeting or making a casual comment at lunch, everything you say adds to your overall character. How you act, how you speak and how you look makes your professional impression.  Speaking fluently not...
intro Your company has newly merged with a foreign client and your business has gone global. Now, you will encounter time differences as well as language barriers while talking to your clients.  Since English is the global language of communication, you will often speak with your clients on phone in this language. At the start, you will find it difficult to make phone calls in English. But make sure you communicate your idea properly. In the same...
difference English is usually referred as a funny and confusing language. The same holds true for grammar. Most of us are confused with the usage of the words, such as “because, as, since, for”. In the same manner, many of you might be surely confused with some other set of words. Three adverbs that often cause difficulty are ‘still, yet, and already’. They are used when actions are going to happen, or are expected to happen, or were unexpected around the...
capitalization English is a language that has a numerous set of rules pertaining to each aspect of it.  Be it grammar, punctuation or capitalization. Generally, capitalization is writing a word with its first letter as a capital letter (upper-case letter) and the remaining letters in lower case. But, sometimes people get confused with the rules of capitalization. Are you the one? If so, we will help you understand the usage of capitalization better. Follow these...
differences Do you get confused when it comes to using “listen” and “hear”? Although, they may appear to be the same, but they are two different words with two different meanings. It’s time to understand the basic difference between the two. When your ear receives any sound, which is noted by the brain, then it means you have heard it. Whereas, when you make a conscious effort to hear something, it is referred to as listening. Still confused? Let’s go with an...
slang You might have heard words like dunno, cya etc., from your friends. Most of us know the meaning of these words But, have you ever wondered what these words are actually called? These words are called slang words, and they surely are a craze among youngsters.  Today, it’s impossible to be in a nightclub, or at a cutting edge art gallery, without hearing the latest slangs. These are nothing but idioms and expressions, which make other adults...
punctuation Most of us believe we are great at writing, but we all struggle with the mighty punctuations. You might be an expertise in writing, but may lose hope when it comes to punctuations. Don’t worry. Learn and overcome it as these can help you become a more effective communicator. You can learn it from famous writers that punctuation is simple and not very complicated. In other words, over the years good writers have used punctuation in ways that...
start You are tired of your job routine and so you plan  a vacation. A holiday would be a refreshing break that can de-stress you and make you feel alive. You decide to call up your friends and let them know about your plan. But, unfortunately none of your friends are free to go on a holiday with you. It makes you feel a little sad, but you don’t lose your hope and decide to travel alone.You board a plane, reach your destination and the next big thing is...
misspelled English is a very funny language, isn’t it? It is easy to learn, yet difficult to use. For instance, the affect of smoke is extremely hazardous to health. The above sentence is wrong and the correct sentence should be the effect of smoke is extremely hazardous to health. The words affect and effect sound similar. This leads to confusion for many people. Even the words accept, except and expect can be counted under the same category. Many of you...
Read You are working in an MNC and your hard work and effort has paid you with a promotion to next level. You have to go abroad for the next two years. Now, with all the new excitement of success you start preparing yourself and suddenly you realize how difficult it will be to survive in an English speaking country. The US English is more of accent and fluency. You question yourself, will I be able to learn the accent? Will I be able to communicate...
books It’s human tendency to get excited when learning something new. In recent times, English, as a language, has grown widely. Therefore, you decide to learn and improve English in every possible way. Although, you have been learning English since your childhood, but when it comes to fluency, grammar and accent, your confidence is not at its peak. Now, when you decide to learn these you get confused as to where and how to start. Don’t worry, follow these...
fluency English is an easy language to learn, but most of us face a difficulty in speaking the language. Each learner may have problems in different aspects of English. For example, some people might struggle with writing in English, while others might find pronunciation quite difficult. However, it is absolutely normal to come across problems when you are learning English and those problems can be easily overcome. All that you have to do is to...
conversation It’s the age of the internet and social media. With a click on your mobile you can get all the information, news, and latest trends. All you have to do is to keep yourself activated on social platforms like Facebook, YouTube, Twitter, etc.The world has become social. The latest topics which are discussed at any social gathering are the ones that are trending on the internet.For instance, with the recent World Cup, the advertisement Mauka Mauka, which...
Impress boss It’s that time of your life when you are freshly out of college and looking forward to start your career. You face interview rounds and finally get selected for your first job. You are excited, happy, confident, and a little anxious of meeting your boss. Generally, according to the traditional levels of management, it is not possible for the middle and junior level employees to meet the boss directly. But, now the hierarchies in organizations...
napkin It’s your best friend’s birthday today and he/she has invited you to a party in a restaurant. You are ready for the party and have left for your destination with great excitement. You have reached the place and now you see a party that is decked up with round tables and chairs. Immediately, you see all the arrangements and get scared about which spoon to use or when and how the knife is used.Don’t worry, we will help you learn good table...
reading Reading is an essential aspect of life. It shapes the personality of an individual. Today, due to the effect of the mass media, people are less interested in reading, be it books, magazines or journals etc. Reading is just restricted to social interactions and trending articles, which may or may not be technically sound. Reading helps cultivate good personality, ideas, right thinking and right attitude. It is said that a person who keeps...
errors Your final exams are over, and you are looking forward to a summer vacation. To pass your time productively, you start to search for freelance writing projects. Luckily, you land a project and start to write articles. Writing is a creative job and most people who have a liking of words love to write. The difficult part comes when you have to edit your own work. Most of us are clueless when it comes to editing. Therefore, we decided to share...
the English is a simple language, though sometimes it gets difficult to understand. Grammar is the backbone of the English language. Hence, it is important to use it properly while framing a sentence or while conversing in the language. You can learn English grammar through various sources, such as books or through internet. Learning how to speak English is very easy, one can acquire it by conversing in English. As said, practice makes a man...
reading book When you read a book, you use your brain very actively because reading is a very active process. When a writer does a lot of work, even the reader also works hard. When you read something from an English book, you either imagine a scene in your head, or understand clearly what the writer is trying to say and choose to agree or disagree with the writer. Reading is relaxing as it takes your mind off the present work pressure. Reading allows you...
personality It’s very common in today’s social age to share and discuss anything new that you come across. The world has become social. We get our dose of news and trending topics from the social platforms, such as Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, etc. In fact, the hot topics of discussion in any social or casual gathering are the ones that are trending on the social media platforms.Let’s take for instance the recent AIB (All India Bakchod) roast comedy show,...
preposition Grammar is the strength of the English language. Its incorrect usage can kill the meaning of a sentence. Generally, people get confused between prepositions, such as “at, in, and on”. A preposition is one of the most important parts of speech. A preposition is a word that shows the relation between a word and a noun or a pronoun that comes after the preposition. Understanding prepositions are important for a strong grammatical base.There are...
communication Do you often end up conveying a wrong message? Communication is an important part of life, be it your professional or personal life. Poor communication can lead to unsuccessful results, injured feelings, frustration and unproductive teamwork. Lack of proper communication automatically demotivates your career growth. What you want to express is misunderstood at times and a wrong message gets delivered. How to communicate with others is not...
CV You are a fresh graduate who has just stepped out of a college. Next big thing for you is to enter the professional world. You are nervous, happy, and sad, at the same time you realize that you will become self-supporting once you start earning. Before you take the plunge, ask yourself, are you ready for this important phase? What all preparations have you done and what all needs to be done. Before you appear for an interview, you must prepare a...
writer Writing is a great way to express yourself, work through your own thoughts, and a complete exercise for your brain. But, sometimes writing gets tough as we all struggle at some or the other point. Each writer has a different viewpoint on the same subject. Before you start with a topic, decide the purpose of your write-up, why are you writing. Focus on what you want to convey to your audience and then, go ahead with it. Focusing helps you decide a...

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