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The Difference Between British and American English

The Difference Between British and American English

20 Oct 2017 The American Dream

Aubergine? That’s an Eggplant! Americans are far across the pond from their former colonists in England, but they still share the same language – English!

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PROVE YOUR ENGLISH

8 Sep 2017 The American Dream

PROVE YOUR ENGLISH The best time to begin doing something is now rather than later. Many people may apply for the Green Card Lottery thinking that they will have time to learn English when they move to the USA.

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Business English for your job

10 Aug 2017 Diana Bohlinth

Business English for your job With a Green Card in your pocket, you are ready to start your new life in the USA. In the USA, your English skills will improve every day, but it is still important to learn the language in certain settings, like the workplace.

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Coke or Pop: Regional American Words and Slang in the USA

19 Jul 2017 The American Dream

Coke or Pop: Regional American Words and Slang in the USA The United States is a large and diverse country, so it is no surprise that American English differs from coast to coast. Most people are familiar with the different American accents: the California valley girl, the Texas cowboy and the New Yorker living in the Bronx.

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U.S. Citizenship English Test

27 Jun 2017 The American Dream

U.S. Citizenship English Test In the last ten years, according to U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS), more than 7.4 million residents in the USA have decided to become real Americans and take on the U.S. citizenship. A part of becoming a real American, naturally, is feeling confident when you speak English – the...

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Just Imagine! Funny English Expression and Idioms

29 May 2017

Just Imagine! Funny English Expression and Idioms Have you ever seen a pig fly? Does chewing fat sound good to you? Americans often talk about flying pigs and chewing fat, but what are they really talking about? Expressions are used in normal speech every day.

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English improves living and working in the USA

21 Apr 2017 The American Dream

English improves living and working in the USA What language does a German in Spain or a Spaniard in Indonesia speak? English! It is no wonder that English is considered the language of the world. English allows many people and organizations from diverse cultures to communicate.

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Applying for your dream job in the USA

27 Mar 2017 The American Dream

Applying for your dream job in the USA The USA may seem so far away and yet with a little help from our ultimate tips and tricks for successfully finding a job in the USA and a little Green Card-luck, your dream country is really only a hop, jump and skip away.

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English Idioms: It’s Greek to me – or Spanish? Uh?

22 Feb 2017 The American Dream

English Idioms: It’s Greek to me – or Spanish? Uh? Idioms, proverbs and expressions are phrases which usually make little sense if taken literally and are abundant in all languages. That is why it is so important to familiarize yourself with the meanings and usage of them when learning a foreign language.

English Language,American English,American culture,American Idioms
English Language

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The American Dream Language Guide "Knockout English"

30 Jan 2017 The American Dream

The American Dream Language Guide "Knockout English" Welcome to our new series all about the English language – specifically American English! We nmed it "Knockout English" because with the knowledge we provide you with month to month  you'll be best prepared to rock your new world!

English Language,American English,American culture,Multilinguism
English Language

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