Exploring “Mind”

Exploring “Mind”

Your MIND is that place in your head where you think, feel, and want. Your body does the physical things – the mind does the mental things. We use “mind” as a noun and verb in a variety of common expressions that show care or concern about something. Here are three:...

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Everyday Words Often Mispronounced

Everyday Words Often Mispronounced

In English, many words are spelled with 3 syllables but pronounced with only 2 syllables. “Different,” for example, is written with 3 syllables but it is not pronounced “diff-er-ent,” but “DIFF-rent.” The stress falls on the first syllable and the second is reduced....

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Accent on English | April 2020 Newsletter

Accent on English | April 2020 Newsletter

This past month several students came up with new projects and sent me their rough drafts – an article, video project, and audio recording -- to edit for clarity, brevity, and natural language. Keep in mind that Soho Language Group provides not only English classes...

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Gad is Great … at Embracing American English

Gad is Great … at Embracing American English

As a way to improve your non-native skills in English, it may seem a little funny for me to be promoting a Moroccan-French standup comedian and his show on Netflix, but voila! The one-hour comedy special (all in English), “My American Dream,” features the fun, funny,...

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