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Jak se učit slovíčka: Kartičky

Přinesli jste si z vycházky, na kterou jsem vás poslala v minulém díle naší slovíčkové minisérie, nová slovíčka a napsali jste si je do seznamu v sešitě? TO NEEEEEE! Seznamy jsou otrava a navíc takhle učení slovíček nefunguje! Vyzkoušejte místo toho kartičky – ale dělejte to správně. 2. díl slovíčkové […]

3 tipy, jak se učit slovíčka každý den

Odnesli jste si ze školy pocit, že učení slovíček znamená hodiny strávené nad dlouhými seznamy v sešitě? To pak není divu, že se vám do toho nechce! Mám pro vás tři tipy, jak si opakovat slovíčka každý den, aniž byste při tom seděli nad sešitem. Dokonce nebudete sedět vůbec – […]

StudyBite 7: Lenka’s Difficult Words

Sometimes I train Czech actors in the British accent so that they can get parts in international films. And I find they all struggle with the same sounds: “w” – very often, this sound becomes a “v” sound. “a” – as in cat. It’s a very wide sound, but not […]

StudyBite 6: 10 Nouns – Advanced

Nouns are simple, right? They are the most basic element of any language. The first thing we learn. Easy! If only. Nouns are little tricksters. They are chameleonic (able to change colour) theriomorphic (able to change shape) beasts! A word that means one thing by itself, can suddenly take on […]

StudyBite 5: Exclamations!

Exclamations help us express strong emotions. We use them much more frequently than we think we do. And yet, we seem to use exclamations without thinking at all! They just fall out of our mouths before we know it. And this is why they can be so tricky. Because they […]

StudyBite 4: Top 25 English Adjectives

So, you already know from our other videos, that all you really need to start speaking English is a few of the most-used words. Because we like to use them all the time! You already know the top 50 nouns and verbs, so here are the most common adjectives in […]

StudyBite 3: Top 25 English Verbs

Words, words, words. – Hamlet Shakespeare knew the importance of words and so do we at Lights Camera English! You already know the top twenty-five nouns used in English. Now boost your vocabulary with the top twenty-five verbs! These verbs are used over and over again in English, so with them, […]

StudyBite 2: Same or Different

English has a sense of humour. It likes to trip you up! There are so many English words that look the same but sound different. And so many others that look different but sound the same! How confusing! Let’s avoid some embarrassing mix-ups with a little quiz. Do these words […]

StudyBite 1: Top 25 Nouns

Learning a new language is hard. We at Lights Camera English believe that context is very important for learning. But we know that you don’t get anywhere without words. And in English, we use the same words over and over again. So a great way to get you ready to […]