Nouns -ion discussion, election -ation organization, population, communication ! Remember. –ion and –ation come from the same area. It is fine to say a word out loud to understand what fits best. AND they are the most popular suffixes. -ment improvement, management -ness weakness, darkness, happiness ! Remember –ness is used for abstract nouns and Read more about Nouns[…]
1. You are going to listen to Eric Sharp, a financial director, talking about accounting. Before you listen, check your understanding of the words and phrases in the box by matching them with their definitions. assets cost accounting income tax accounting Read more about Accounting[…]
Adverbs -ly quickly, rationally Remember! 1) There are irregural adverbs that aren’t different from adjectives: fast-fast, hard-hard, late-late, early-early + good-well 2) Sometimes you think you need an adverb, but it’s an adjective. *It is so important! (not so importantly) 3) You use an adjective after verbs of feelings: taste, sound, look, smell. *It tastes Read more about Adverbs[…]
1. You are going to read a passage about light. 1.1. Complete the information. 2. Choose the sentence that uses the bold part correctly. 3. Choose a correct variant in the sentences. 4. Listen to the article again. What must good photographers do? 5. Read more about Describing Light[…]
NEGATIVE PREFIXES -un unsuccessful, unimportant -in inaccurate, incapable -dis dishonest, disobedient -ir irresponsible, irregular -im immoral, impolite -il illegal, illegitimate Don’t forget. Sometimes you need double transformation. It’s so awful! He is so _______ (responsibility). -> He is so responsible. -> He is so irresponsible.
ADJECTIVES -ous dangerous, generous -ic athletic, economic -al magical, natural -ful (a lot of this)\less (little of this) helpful, colourful -ive progressive, positive -able (you can do sth with it) drinkable, sociable Remember! Sometimes you need double transformation. philosophy – philosophical (ic+al)
Passive voice Simple passive be+v3 It is a great way to learn how a larger site is constructed. If you are given a project, try to do your best. We were not convinced to change the layout. Continuous passive be+being+v3 Samples are being developed right now. New techniques are being implemented. While tiny aspects Read more about Passive voice in context[…]