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Name: Anna Trebits
Date registered: September 29, 2010

Latest posts

  1. Expressions with MAKE, DO & TAKE — August 29, 2016
  2. What’s a ‘rain check’? – Now I Know — August 18, 2016
  3. The 10-Day Phrasal Verbs Challenge – Mike meets Harvey — August 12, 2016
  4. Accepting and refusing invitations – Now I Know — August 4, 2016
  5. Cook in English – Healthy turmeric ginger lemonade — July 20, 2016

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  4. Tackling terrorism in Europe — 5,070 comments
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Jan 08

Verb Tenses Made Easy – An Introduction

 Verb tenses in English can be challenging even if you have already been studying English for many years. The tense system in your first language may be very different from English so it usually takes some time before you can really master them.   Verb tenses in English are not very complicated, though, and you …

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Jan 07

Greetings & Introductions – Interactive Quiz

 Greetings & introductions are really important because they are the first things you say to another person. When you are meeting someone new, you are making lasting first impressions, so let’s make sure you know exactly what to say Take this interactive test to practice what to say in these everyday situations.     Related …

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Jan 07

Sample CV # 1 – Entry Level Administrative Assistant

 Below you will find a sample CV for an entry-level administrative assistant job. You will see that there are some key ideas and expressions that you may use from it when you develop your own CV. First of all, an entry-level job means that the person who the employer will hire has no or little …

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Permanent link to this article: http://www.euenglish.hu/2016/01/sample-cv-1-entry-level-administrative-assistant/

Jan 06

Typical Mistakes in CVs – The JOB HUNT Series

 People often make typical mistakes in their CVs. Let’s see what the most common mistakes are so you can avoid them next time you apply for a job. The top 5 most common typical mistakes  Typos, grammatical errors & incorrect information Your CV must be grammatically perfect. You also must make sure that all the …

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Jan 06

Greetings and introductions – Now I Know

 Greetings and introductions are the first words we say to people we meet, so it’s good to know what to say and how. Often the first impressions we get when meeting someone last for a long time, so it is a smart thing to revise how to do this the right way. Make really great …

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Jan 06

Formal vs. Informal Situations – A quick note – Now I Know

 Formal and informal situations – you often hear this expression when you are learning about different ways of saying things in English. Let’s read a quick note on what it really means and what the difference is between the two situations. People in English-speaking countries often seem so informal and friendly when they communicate with …

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Jan 05

CV Writing – Part 1 – The Europass CV Template Explained

 CV Writing has become easier in recent years as a result of the publication of the EUROPASS CV template. This template can help you organize information about your education, previous work experience, language skills and other job-related skills. You can download the Europass CV template here and start writing your CV right away. But before …

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Permanent link to this article: http://www.euenglish.hu/2016/01/cv-writing-part-1-europass-cv-template/

Jan 05

Jobs and Employment Vocabulary- Interactive Quiz 1

 Take this interactive quiz to practice your Jobs and Employment vocabulary!     Other posts on Job & Employment: CV Writing – Part 1 – The Europass CV Template Explained   If you like our website, share it with friends and colleagues. Thanks!   Image courtesy of nenetus at FreeDigitalPhotos.net  

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Jan 03

NEW YEAR’S RESOLUTIONS

 My New Year’s Resolutions: lose 10 lbs (= pounds), work out for 60 minutes every day, spend quality time with my family every day, no iPhone before bed. Yours?   Here are the most commonly broken resolutions according to TIME Magazine:   Lose Weight and Get Fit Quit (= stop) Smoking Learn Something New Eat …

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Dec 31

Interactive Listening Quiz – New Year’s Eve Movie: Raise Your Glass

 Happy New Year to All with this great song & dance scene from the New Year’s movie. You can, of course, practice your English – here is a nice interactive listening test for English fans     LYRICS Right right, turn off the lights, We gonna lose our minds tonight, What’s the dealio? I love …

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