Some useful questions  to rehearse before going to an interview

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These are known as difficult pairs.
Dictionary Definition
Talk (as a converstion)   Talk - Talked - Talked  - to say things to someone as part of a conversation.

What are your symptoms?

I've got a cold/rash/sore throat/temperature.

I feel sick/dizzy/breathless/shivery/faint/bad at night

I am depressed/tired all the time

Ambrose Bierce was a 19th century American author an journalist. 

His most popular book is probably the Devil's Dictionary, written between 1881 an 1887. 

Questions about work, and Job interviews.  It includes some unusual questions, but will give you something to think about before an interview, and also give you time to prepare some answers.

Speaking Aloud as often as possible helps you to become more comfortable with speaking english.  The more you speak the less you think about how you sound.  This will mean that you spend more time listening to those you are talking to.

English is a language that uses a lot of words.  Vocabulary is a very important part, but many students learn lists of words based around subject groups, when learning groups of words together may be more useful.

What is your opinion of the media?  Do you think it is a valuable part of everyday life?

Look at some questions concerning the media and answer them either by speaking or writing to improve your skills.

About can be used with the Infinitive means to be doing something very soon.  It will happen imminently.

There are a range of differences in using these words.

There are many ways to greet a person on the telephone, but they generally include the same information.

Unusual foods are found around the world and some dishes and ingredients seem a little strange to us.    Would you consider eating the following things?   What is your opinion?


'The´ is called the definite article, and can also be used for the plural.

A/an is the indefinite article (singular).  Some/any is often used as the plural