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English Speaking Basics

English Video Lessons

English Conversation Video Lessons

1. Video 1: Catching Up with an Old Friend
2. Video 2: Meeting an Old Friend
3. Video 3: Gossip
4. Video 4: Office Rumor
5. Video 5: The Old Days
6. Video 6: Do You Remember?
7. Video 7: How are your Kids?
8. Video 8: Asking about Family
9. Video 9: Busy Busy Busy
10. Video 10: Busy Weekend
11. Video 11: Introducing Two People
12. Video 12: New Roommate
13. Video 13: Making an Excuse
14. Video 14: A White Lie
15. Video 15: Helping a Friend Move
16. Video 16: A Ride to the Airport
17. Video 17: Friday Night Party
18. Video 18: A New Hairstyle
19. Video 19: Getting a Motorcycle
20. Video 20: Let's Sell Our House
21. Video 21: Amazing Magic Trick
22. Video 22: The Surprise Party
23. Video 23: A Boring Movie
24. Video 24: Taking Sides
25. Video 25: Dishwasher
26. Video 26: Noisy Neighbor
27. Video 27: A Terrible Hotel
28. Video 28: Stop Complaining
29. Video 29: Failing a Class
30. Video 30: Speaking Too Fast
31. Video 31: Traffic
32. Video 32: Terrible Excuses
33. Video 33: Slow Elevator
34. Video 34: Taking the Stairs
35. Video 35: A Change of Plans
36. Video 36: Wait I Changed My Mind
37. Video 37: An Accusation
38. Video 38: You Stole My Idea
39. Video 39: ESL Classes
40. Video 40: Improved English
41. Video 41: A Rude Clerk
42. Video 42: Missing Order
43. Video 43: A Big Stain
44. Video 44: Dry Cleaning Emergency
45. Video 45: Making an Appointment
46. Video 46: Medical Emergency
47. Video 47: Scheduling a Haircut
48. Video 48: The New Stylist
49. Video 49: Wrong Color Jacket
50. Video 50: Wrong Flowers

Business English Conversation Videos

1. Business Video 1: Packing for a Business Trip
2. Business Video 2: What to Pack on a Business Trip
3. Business Video 3: Business Trip Attire
4. Business Video 4: Business Trip Etiquette
5. Business Video 5: Making a Good Impression
6. Business Video 6: Socializing
7. Business Video 7: Being Flexible
8. Business Video 8: Getting Advice
9. Business Video 9: Emergency Business Trip
10. Business Video 10: Changing Flight Schedule
11. Business Video 11: Delayed Flight
12. Business Video 12: Postponing a Meeting
13. Business Video 13: A Free Trip
14. Business Video 14: Frequent Flier Miles
15. Business Video 15: Complaining about Hotel Room
16. Business Video 16: Talking to Hotel Staff
17. Business Video 17: Lost Luggage
18. Business Video 18: Reporting Missing Luggage
19. Business Video 19: Rental Car
20. Business Video 20: Getting an Upgrade
21. Business Video 21: Financial Trouble
22. Business Video 22: Back in the Black
23. Business Video 23: New CEO
24. Business Video 24: New CTO
25. Business Video 25: Hospitality Event
26. Business Video 26: Swag Bags
27. Business Video 27: Company Dress Code
28. Business Video 28: No Dress Code
29. Business Video 29: Flexible Schedule
30. Business Video 30: Working from Home
31. Business Video 31: Maternity Leave
32. Business Video 32: Extending Maternity Leave
33. Business Video 33: A Lunch Meeting
34. Business Video 34: Employee Reviews
35. Business Video 35: Remodeling the Office
36. Business Video 36: Confusing Office Layout
37. Business Video 37: Vacation Policy
38. Business Video 38: Changing the Vacation Policy
39. Business Video 39: Work Life Balance
40. Business Video 40: No Personal Life
41. Business Video 41: Setting Up a Meeting
42. Business Video 42: Arranging a Meeting
43. Business Video 43: Picking Up a Client
44. Business Video 44: Taking Out a Client
45. Business Video 45: Meeting a New Colleague
46. Business Video 46: Business Cards
47. Business Video 47: Meeting the New Client
48. Business Video 48: Showing Around
49. Business Video 49: Making Small Talk
50. Business Video 50: Having a Chat

Regular English Lessons

Business English Lessons

Phrases and Idioms

English Listening Lessons

Pronunciation Lessons

English Sentence Patterns Level 1
1. Sentence Pattern: "And"
2. Sentence Pattern: "But"
3. Sentence Pattern: "Or"
4. Sentence Pattern: "I am... / She is... / They are..."
5. Sentence Pattern: "Is...? / Are...?"
6. Sentence Pattern: "Was...? / Were...?"
7. Sentence Pattern: "Do...? / Does...?"
8. Sentence Pattern: "Did...?"
9. Sentence Pattern: "Will...?"
10. Sentence Pattern: "At / In / On and Other Prepositions"
11. Sentence Pattern: "What is...?"
12. Sentence Pattern: "Where was...?"
13. Sentence Pattern: "What do you...?"
14. Sentence Pattern: "Why did he...?"
15. Sentence Pattern: "When will...?"
16. Sentence Pattern: "Who...?"
17. Sentence Pattern: "There is... /are..."
18. Sentence Pattern: "Is there...? / Are there...?"
19. Sentence Pattern: "Because"
20. Sentence Pattern: "Since"
21. Sentence Pattern: "So"
22. Sentence Pattern: "I am good at..."
23. Sentence Pattern: "She is bad at..."
24. Sentence Pattern: "They are interested in..."
25. Sentence Pattern: "We are happy..."
26. Sentence Pattern: "I am ready..."
27. Sentence Pattern: "He is scared..."
28. Sentence Pattern: "I am sorry..."
29. Sentence Pattern: "She was surprised..."
30. Sentence Pattern: "We are worried..."
31. Sentence Pattern: "I need..."
32. Sentence Pattern: "It is good..."
33. Sentence Pattern: "It is bad..."
34. Sentence Pattern: "I think..."
35. Sentence Pattern: "I thought..."
36. Sentence Pattern: "Are you going to...?"
37. Sentence Pattern: "I am going to..."
38. Sentence Pattern: "What are you going to...?"
39. Sentence Pattern: "I am about to..."
40. Sentence Pattern: "There is no way..."

English Sentence Patterns Level 2
1. Sentence Pattern: "I can..."
2. Sentence Pattern: "She cannot..."
3. Sentence Pattern: "Can you...?"
4. Sentence Pattern: "What can you...?"
5. Sentence Pattern: "Could I...?"
6. Sentence Pattern: "Could you...?"
7. Sentence Pattern: "May I...?"
8. Sentence Pattern: "I am looking forward to..."
9. Sentence Pattern: "I feel like..."
10. Sentence Pattern: "I hate it when..."
11. Sentence Pattern: "I love it when..."
12. Sentence Pattern: "Don't you think you should...?"
13. Sentence Pattern: "Don't let..."
14. Sentence Pattern: "Let me..."
15. Sentence Pattern: "Let me know..."
16. Sentence Pattern: "I can't stand..."
17. Sentence Pattern: "She is crazy about..."
18. Sentence Pattern: "I appreciate..."
19. Sentence Pattern: "Is he sure...?"
20. Sentence Pattern: "Excuse me..."
21. Sentence Pattern: "Have you tried...?"
22. Sentence Pattern: "I have been..."
23. Sentence Pattern: "He has never..."
24. Sentence Pattern: "She has not been..."
25. Sentence Pattern: "What countries have you visited?"
26. Sentence Pattern: "I have worked here for/since..."
27. Sentence Pattern: "I have been waiting for/since..."
28. Sentence Pattern: "How long have you...?"
29. Sentence Pattern: "I promise that..."
30. Sentence Pattern: "I promise to..."
31. Sentence Pattern: "I'm becoming..."
32. Sentence Pattern: "It's getting..."
33. Sentence Pattern: "How exciting!"
34. Sentence Pattern: "I was about to..."
35. Sentence Pattern: "I'm into..."
36. Sentence Pattern: "In my opinion,..."
37. Sentence Pattern: "Is it okay if...?"
38. Sentence Pattern: "It is clear that..."
39. Sentence Pattern: "It is time to..."
40. Sentence Pattern: "What is she like?"
English Sentence Patterns Level 3
1. Sentence Pattern: "It seems like..."
2. Sentence Pattern: "It seems that..."
3. Sentence Pattern: "He seems nice."
4. Sentence Pattern: "I would have..."
5. Sentence Pattern: "I wouldn't have..."
6. Sentence Pattern: "Would you have...?"
7. Sentence Pattern: "I should have..."
8. Sentence Pattern: "He could have..."
9. Sentence Pattern: "I couldn't have..."
10. Sentence Pattern: "Could you have...?"
11. Sentence Pattern: "If I had known that..."
12. Sentence Pattern: "Had I known that..."
13. Sentence Pattern: "Although..."
14. Sentence Pattern: "Even though..."
15. Sentence Pattern: "Despite..."
16. Sentence Pattern: "Even if..."
17. Sentence Pattern: "I was going to..."
18. Sentence Pattern: "I was just going to..."
19. Sentence Pattern: "I wasn't going to..."
20. Sentence Pattern: "Weren't you going to...?"
21. Sentence Pattern: "There is no doubt that..."
22. Sentence Pattern: "There is no point..."
23. Sentence Pattern: "Are you sure that...?"
24. Sentence Pattern: "Are you telling me that...?"
25. Sentence Pattern: "Believe it or not..."
26. Sentence Pattern: "Don't even think about..."
27. Sentence Pattern: "I can't believe that..."
28. Sentence Pattern: "I can't understand why..."
29. Sentence Pattern: "I don't mind if..."
30. Sentence Pattern: "She doesn't mind helping."
31. Sentence Pattern: "I would not be shocked if..."
32. Sentence Pattern: "What a nice day!"
33. Sentence Pattern: "How could you...?"
34. Sentence Pattern: "How did it go?"
35. Sentence Pattern: "What I am saying is..."
36. Sentence Pattern: "What is the point of...?"
37. Sentence Pattern: "Who says...?"
38. Sentence Pattern: "I am willing to..."
39. Sentence Pattern: "I was wondering if..."
40. Sentence Pattern: "The best thing about..."

English Conversations Tips
1. How to Agree in English
2. How to Disagree in English
3. How to Express Regret in English
4. How to Ask for Somebody's Opinion in English
5. How to Give an Opinion in English
6. How to Make a Suggestion in English
7. How to Say No Politely in English
8. How to Show you are Telling the Truth in English
9. How to Speak Politely on the Phone in English
10. How to Talk about Being Sick in English
11. How to Talk about Movies in English
12. How to Talk about Politics in English
13. How to Talk about the Weather in English
14. 13 Ways to Greet Someone
15. 12 Ways to Say Goodbye
16. 11 Ways to Say Sick
17. 18 Ways to Say Busy
18. 13 Ways to Say Tired
19. 7 Ways to Say You Do Not Care
20. 7 Ways to Say You Do Not Know

A2Z Grammar Lessons

Adjectives
1. Overview of Adjectives
2. Participial Adjectives
3. Adjective Clause (Relative Clause)
4. Adjective Word Order

Adverbs
1. Overview of Adverbs
2. Intensifiers
3. Adverbs of Frequency
4. Adverbs of Certainty
5. Also / Too / Either
6. Enough / Too
7. Hardly / Barely
8. Adverbs Modifying Adjectives

Comparatives and Superlatives
1. Overview of Comparatives and Superlatives
2. Adjectives with Comparatives and Superlatives
3. Adverbs with Comparatives and Superlatives
4. Any / No with Comparatives
5. Repeated Comparatives
6. Double Comparatives
7. Superlatives

Conditionals
1. Overview of Conditionals
2. Real Conditionals
3. Unreal Conditionals
4. Real Conditionals vs. Unreal Conditionals
5. Mixed Conditionals
6. Were To with Conditionals

Conjunctions
1. Overview of Conjunctions
2. And / But / Or - Coordinating Conjunctions
3. For / So / Yet - Coordinating Conjunctions
4. After / Before - Subordinating Conjunctions
5. Because / Since / As - Subordinating Conjunctions
6. When / While / As - Subordinating Conjunctions
7. If / Unless - Subordinating Conjunctions
8. Although / Even though / Despite / In spite of - Subordinating Conjunctions
9. As soon as / Once - Subordinating Conjunctions
10. Until / By the time - Subordinating Conjunctions
11. Even if - Subordinating Conjunctions
12. Conjunctive Adverbs
13. Correlative Conjunctions

Determiners
1. Overview of Determiners
2. Quantifiers
3. This / That / These / Those - Demonstrative Determiners
4. Here / There - Demonstrative Adverbs
5. Other / Another - Determiners of Difference
6. Every / Each - Distributives
7. Either / Neither - Distributives
8. Cardinal Numbers vs. Ordinal Numbers
9. What / Such - Pre-determiners
10. Articles

Future Continuous Verb Tense
1. Overview of Future Continuous Tense
2. Future Continuous Tense Sentences
3. Future Continuous Tense Yes/No Questions
4. Future Continuous Tense Questions

Future Perfect Verb Tense
1. Overview of Future Perfect Tense
2. Future Perfect Tense Sentences
3. Future Perfect Tense Questions

Future Perfect Continuous Verb Tense
1. Overview of Future Perfect Continuous Tense
2. Future Perfect Continuous Tense Sentences
3. Future Perfect Continuous Tense Questions

Future Verb Tense
1. Overview of Future Tense
2. Future Tense - Will
3. Future Tense - Will Not and Won't
4. Future Tense Yes/No Questions
5. Future Tense Questions - What / Where / When
6. Future Tense Questions - Who / Why
7. Future Tense Questions - How
8. Future Tense Contractions
9. Future Tense - Going to - Overview
10. Future Tense - Going to - Sentences
11. Future Tense - Going to - Yes/No Questions
12. Future Tense - Going to - Questions
13. Future Tense - Going to - Going to + Present Continuous

Gerunds and Infinitives
1. Overview of Gerunds and Infinitives
2. Verbs Followed by Infinitives
3. Expressions with Gerunds
4. Verbs Followed by Infinitive or Gerund
5. Expressions with Go + Verb-ing
6. Adjective + Infinitive
7. Noun or Be Verb + Infintive

Miscellaneous
1. Comparison - as...as...
2. Passive Voice
3. Past Participles
4. Used to
5. Similies, Metaphors, and Personification
6. Emedded Questions
7. Negative Questions
8. Tag Questions
9. Possessives
10. Possessive Pronouns
11. Present Participles
12. Contractions

Nouns
1. Overview of Nouns
2. Common Nouns vs. Proper Nouns
3. Singular Nouns vs. Plural Nouns
4. Irregular Plural Nouns
5. Count Nouns vs. Non-Count Nouns
6. Compound Nouns
7. Noun Clauses
8. Noun Clauses Part 2

Verbs
1. Overview of Verbs
2. How to Use Be Verbs
3. How to Use Action Verbs
4. How to Use Stative Verbs

Past Continuous Verb Tense
1. Overview of Past Continuous Tense
2. Past Continuous Tense Sentences
3. Past Continuous Tense Yes/No Questions
4. Past Continuous Tense Questions

Past Perfect Verb Tense
1. Overview of Past Perfect Tense
2. Past Perfect Tense Sentences
3. Past Perfect Tense Questions

Past Perfect Continuous Verb Tense
1. Overview of Past Perfect Continuous Tense
2. Past Perfect Continuous Tense Sentences
3. Past Perfect Continuous Tense Questions

Past Verb Tense
1. Overview of Past Tense
2. Past Tense - Be Verbs
3. Past Tense Be Verb Questions
4. Past Tense - Negative Be Verbs
5. Past Tense Sentences with Verbs
6. Past Tense Negative Sentences with Verbs
7. Past Tense - Yes/No Questions
8. Irregular Past Tense Verbs 1
9. Irregular Past Tense Verbs 2
10. Irregular Past Tense Verbs 3
11. Past Tense Questions - What / Where / When
12. Past Tense Questions - How
13. Past Tense Questions - Who / Why
14. Past Tense Contractions
15. Past Tense - Going to

Prepositions
1. Overview of Prepositions
2. How to Use Prepositions - At / In / On
3. How to Use Preposition - Of
4. How to Use Preposition - By
5. How to Use Preposition - For
6. How to Use Preposition - To
7. How to Use Preposition - About
8. How to Use Preposition - With
9. How to Use Preposition - Without
10. Prepositional Phrases - Get into / Get out of / Get on / Get off
11. Prepositions with Movement Verbs
12. Adjectives and Verbs with At / In / On

Present Continuous Verb Tense
1. Overview of Present Continuous Tense
2. Present Continuous Tense Sentences
3. Present Continuous Tense Yes/No Questions
4. Present Continuous Tense Questions
5. Present Continuous Tense Sentences about the Future
6. Present Continuous Tense Questions about the Future

Present Perfect Verb Tense
1. Overview of Present Perfect Tense
2. Present Perfect Tense Talking About Experiences
3. Present Perfect Tense Asking About Experiences
4. Present Perfect Tense Already | Yet | Ever | Before
5. Present Perfect Tense Talking About Unfinished Actions
6. Present Perfect Tense Asking About Unfinished Actions
7. Present Perfect Tense Number of Times and Wishes
8. Present Perfect Tense with Superlatives

Present Perfect Continuous Verb Tense
1. Overview of Present Perfect Continuous Tense
2. Present Perfect Continuous Tense Sentences
3. Present Perfect Continuous Tense Yes/No Questions
4. Present Perfect Continuous Tense Questions

Pronouns
1. Overview of Pronouns
2. Subject Pronouns 1
3. Subject Pronouns 2
4. Object Pronouns
5. Possessive Pronouns
6. Reflexive Pronouns
7. Reciprocal Pronouns

Punctuation
1. Punctuation - Apostrophe
2. Punctuation - Capitalization
3. Punctuation - Colon
4. Punctuation - Comma
5. Punctuation - Exclamation Mark
6. Punctuation - Period
7. Punctuation - Question Marks
8. Punctuation - Quotation Marks
9. Punctuation - Semi-Colon
10. Punctuation - Parentheses

Reported Speech
1. Overview of Reported Speech
2. Reported Speech Sentences
3. Reported Speech Questions
4. Reported Speech Imperatives

Simple Present Verb Tense
1. Overview of Present Tense
2. Present Tense - Be Verbs
3. Present Tense - Negative Be Verbs
4. Present Tense Yes/No Questions with Be Verbs
5. Present Tense Question Words + Be Verbs
6. Present Tense Sentences with Action Verbs
7. Present Tense Negative Sentences with Action Verbs
8. Present Tense Yes/No Questions with Action Verbs
9. Present Tense Questions with What / Where / When
10. Present Tense Questions with Who / Why
11. Present Tense Questions with How
12. Irregular Verbs in Present Tense
13. Present Tense Contractions

Video & Confusing Grammar Lessons
1. Also vs. Too vs. Either
2. Present Tense vs. Present Continuous Tense
3. Past Tense vs. Present Perfect Tense
4. How many vs. How much
5. Could vs. Would
6. Can vs. Could
7. Can vs. Be able to
8. By vs. Until
9. Look vs. Look Like
10. When vs. During vs. While

English Expressions and Slang