A New Life in Mosquito City – part 41 – Wonderful to see you!

Frank: Wonderful to see you. Pierre: How are you? How are you? Frank: Oh! Fantastic. Great to see you. Pierre: Who is your friend, here? Frank: Oh. This is Mark. Pierre: Hello Mark. My name is Pierre. Frank: Ok. Pierre. Mark. Mark: Good day Pierre. How are you, mate? Nice to meet you. Pierre: Where are you from? Mark: I am from Australia. You are French, are you? Pierre: Yes, I am from Paris. Read more »

Notes and Ideas – basic

Parallel Expressions five basic things five fundamental things five original things five primary things five essential things Word Family 1. base (noun) There is an Israeli army base there. 2.  base (noun) She was sitting at the base of the statue of Ghandi. 3. basis (noun) The basis of his […] Read more »

Notes and Ideas – “comprises”

Parallel Expressions It comprises  a working floor, a derrick and a system of tanks and pumps. It consists of a working floor, a derrick and a system of tanks and pumps. It is made up of a working floor, a derrick and a system of tanks and pumps. Other Examples […] Read more »

Notes and Ideas – “position”

Parallel Expressions My position is called “motor man”. My job is called “motorman”. Notes Sometimes “position” means “job”. Examples Do you have any positions vacant? Do you have any jobs available? Read more »