Tag «vocabulary»

The Arabic Language: Its Amazing History and Features

Back in 2013 I produced one of the strangest videos on YouTube: a video about Arabic in Japanese with English subtitles and me teaching an arabic lesson to Japanese viewers at the end. Lots of people were bewildered. Today, I’m going to try again. Hello everyone, welcome to the Lang Focus channel and my name …

Prokaryotic vs. Eukaryotic Cells (Updated)

Prokaryotic vs. Eukaryotic Cells (Updated)

Captions are on! Click CC at bottom right to turn off. Get updates from @AmoebaSisters on Twitter and Facebook! I’ll never forget a circular red spot I developed on my arm when I was in elementary school. It left a lasting memory in my mind, because it was something called ringworm and, with my active …

Discover the History of English

Discover the History of English

Hello. I’m Gill from engVid, and today… As you know, I usually teach an aspect of the English language, but today, we’re going to be looking at the English language from a different perspective, a different angle, and looking at the history of the language and how it has developed, because the English language hasn’t …

Learn the history of ‘hello’ in 6 minutes!

Learn the history of ‘hello’ in 6 minutes!

Catherine: Hello. I’m Catherine. Rob: Hello. I’m Rob. Catherine: We both started with what is probably the best-known greeting in English and one of the first words English language students learn, and that is ‘hello’! So today in 6 Minute English we’re digging a little deeper into the world of greetings and the fascinating history …

Writing Letters: formal & informal English

Writing Letters: formal & informal English

Hello, my name is Emma, and in today’s lesson we are going to learn about writing. What kind of writing? Writing letters. Okay? So this is important for people who work in business. It’s also important for people who like to write letters to their friends maybe or to their grandparents in English. Also, it …