Category Archives: Vocabulary

Phrasal Verbs: BREAK

In my first article about how to learn phrasal verbs, I mentioned that you should group your phrasal verbs together with a common verb. Today’s common verb is ‘break‘. I also mentioned that conjuring mental images and stories to help memorise each expression will help, so let’s take a look at a few phrasal verbs and think of some images

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Wanna, Gonna, Gotta and More

Have you ever heard someone say the words ‘wanna‘, ‘gonna‘ or ‘dunno‘? These are informal contractions or abbreviations that shorten the full words, which have formed in the English language over time during faster conversation. When you watch movies and listen to music, especially from the United States, you will often hear contractions like these. Here are some common examples:

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