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Contractions Aren’t Slang: “It’s” is Okay

If you’re new here, you may want to subscribe to my RSS feed. Thanks for visiting!Tweet Do you often use contractions when you speak? Contractions are words like it’s, I’m, they’re, we’ll, couldn’t, etc. (standing for the phrases it is, I am, they are, we will, could not, etc.). You probably quickly learned to use […] [...]

How to be a good house guest

Tweet The holidays are coming up here in the USA, when a lot of people travel home or invite friends and family to stay with them. If you’re studying abroad, maybe some friends or a family that you know will invite you to stay at their home. This can be a wonderful experience that you’ll […] [...]