Make, let & be allowed to

Make, let & be allowed to
 Make, let and be allowed to are used to talk about what someone must do (because it is demanded by another person) or has permission to do (because it is given by another person).

Apologising – dialogue

Apologising - dialogue
The Director of Studies at a Prague language school is having a meeting with a teacher in her office.Pavlina: ‘Well, Troy, please come in and sit down. I’m sorry to have to tell you this, but some of your students are unhappy with your lessons and we need to discuss it.’Troy: ‘Really? I’m very sorry...

Kate’s diary – part 5 (phrases with BRING)

Kate’s diary – part 5 (phrases with BRING)
Dear Diary, What a horrible evening! Hana brought over a DVD of a Czech film to watch with Rolf and I, and she also brought along a great ”koláč” she had baked. Then Brad came home completely drunk again, and started being really mean! Alcohol sure brings out the worst in him and he drinks...

The environment

The environment
These days, many people are concerned about our environment. They worry about global warming, the condition of the oceans and the polar ice-caps melting. There is no question that these things are problems, but who is responsible for finding solutions? Should the government be creating more laws to help protect our environment? 

May review

May review
Květnová soutěž je tady! Complete these sentences using the most suitable expressions from the box. Put the verb into the correct form where necessary. Chcete vyhrát dárkový balíček v hodnotě 750 kč? Procvičte svoji angličtinu, odpovězte na otázky a výhra může být vaše. Další informace v článku.

Kate’s diary – part 5 (phrases with SET)

Kate’s diary – part 5 (phrases with SET)
Dear Diary,Great! Hana is going to take me to see her grandparents in Moravia tomorrow. Hana says that her grandparents used to live in Slovakia but soon after their marriage they sold their house there and set up home in a beautiful romantic Moravian village. Hana and I set up a meeting point for our...

Agreeing and Disagreeing – dialogue

Agreeing and Disagreeing - dialogue
Bob: ‘Did you hear that R&S is going to expand in Eastern Europe?’Jane: ‘Yes, I did and in my opinion it’s a big mistake. R&S is doing well and should be concentrating on its existing stores and not be thinking of any expansion at all.’

May 1st

May 1st
May 1st is a national holiday in the Czech Republic. For some Czech people May 1st is the Day of Love when young couples should kiss under a blooming cherry tree to ensure a year of good health and good luck. In Prague, couples usually go for a walk up in the Prague’s Petřín Park...

April review – soutěž!

April review - soutěž!
Dubnová soutěž je tady! Complete these sentences using the most suitable expressions from the box. Put the verb into the correct form where necessary.Chcete vyhrát dárkový balíček v hodnotě 750 kč? Procvičte svoji angličtinu, odpovězte na otázky a výhra může být vaše. Další informace v článku.

March review – správné odpovědi.

March review - správné odpovědi.
Complete these sentences using the most suitable expressions from the box. Put the verb into the correct form where necessary.SPRÁVNÉ ODPOVĚDI.  Další informace v článku.