Excuse me, could I have a quick word please? I know it’s hard. Your lecturer is in a rush and is walking quickly along the corridor and is avoiding eye contact because he doesn’t want to stop and talk to you. Or your tutor is in her office and you are plucking up the courage … Read more
Grammar focus: have yet to The phrase ‘have yet to’ can be confusing! The present perfect tense in English can be difficult at the best of times, and this phrase is another challenge for English learners. A student came to see me the other day with a letter that he couldn’t understand. He had … Read more
Many British university students will be taking assessments at this time of year: good luck to all of you! The latest article from English for University.com focuses on doing well in job interviews. Most students will need to take part in a job interview sooner or later and you should know that it is not … Read more
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