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Confusing Sentences

Confusing sentencesConfusing sentences

Sometimes in English,  we can find sentences whose structures are quite similar but with a totally different meaning. For example:   He threw the ball at me  vs  He threw the ball to me. In this case the only difference is the preposition. However, it causes a big change in meaning as you will be able to read in the answer key.

Tags: threw, sentences, meaning, However, preposition, Confusing, difference
Choose Your Own Adulthood: A Small Book about the Small Choices that Make the Biggest Difference

Choose Your Own Adulthood: A Small Book about the Small Choices that Make the Biggest DifferenceChoose Your Own Adulthood: A Small Book about the Small Choices that Make the Biggest Difference

Congratulations, reader! You've successfully navigated through the trials of childhood and adolescence. Now, as you voyage through high school to college and beyond, you're set to begin your next big adventure: adulthood. A few big decisions await you, from majors and minors to jobs and careers (and maybe even marriage!). However, in between the big ones, you'll make a million other smaller, subtler choices that will underpin everything from your friendships to your bank account. These are the daily choices that will truly define you . . . so how will you choose? 
Tags: choices, Small, through, underpin, everything, Choose, Difference
Неличные формы глагола по-новому. The Verbals with a Difference

Неличные формы глагола по-новому. The Verbals with a DifferenceНеличные формы глагола по-новому. The Verbals with a Difference

Материалом для пособия стали произведения современной художественной литературы, медиатексты, научно-популярные статьи. Кроме того, использовались данные всех доступных национальных корпусов современного английского языка.
Tags: английского, языка, современного, корпусов, национальных, Difference, Неличные, по-новому, Verbals, формы
The Scrapbook of Sherlock Holmes (Audiobook)

The Scrapbook of Sherlock Holmes (Audiobook)The Scrapbook of Sherlock Holmes (Audiobook)

Ten new and original tales of the master detective, told by his loyal friend and assistant, Dr. Watson. The world may not yet be ready for the giant rat of Sumatra but it will assuredly be eager for these stories of murder, kidnap and theft. Here are tales of a walled-up corpse, a gun-toting American, a sealed-room with a difference, and mysterious disappearances, all in the traditional Conan Doyle style.
Tags: tales, sealed-room, difference, mysterious, American, Scrapbook, Audiobook, Holmes, Sherlock
Teaching Making A Difference
Teaching Making A DifferenceAt the beginning of each semester in Australian universities, students entering teacher education courses are asked ‘Why do you want to teach?’ The answers vary, but the most prominent response is ‘To make a difference’.

Building on the market-leading success of the first two editions, Teaching: Making a Difference, Third edition, has been designed to launch students on their journey to become the kind of teacher who continually strives to deliver quality learning outcomes in all aspects of professional endeavour.

Tags: Making, Difference, Teaching, teacher, lsquo
"Be up to" vs "Be up for"

"Be up to"Be up to

What's the difference between "Be up to" and "Be up for"?
Learn the difference and practice your new awesome English skills!
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Writing Letters: formal & informal English

Writing Letters: formal & informal EnglishWriting Letters: formal & informal English

A letter to your friend and a cover letter for a job application are written very differently. Whether you work in business or are taking the general IELTS or CELPIP test, knowing the difference between informal and formal writing is a skill you should have.
Tags: formal, letter, informal, difference, writing, Writing, English