Spotlight.


Language in use

Word of the week: materialize

Meaning: If an idea or hope materializes, it becomes real

Idiom of the week: put/leave sb in the shade

Meaning: to be so good that another person or thing does not seem important or worth very much

A Dictionary of Confusable Phrases: More Than 10,000 Idioms and Collocations
A Dictionary of Confusable Phrases: More Than 10,000 Idioms and Collocations

Covering over 10,000 idioms and collocations characterized by similarity in their wording or metaphorical idea which do not show corresponding similarity in their meanings, this dictionary presents a unique cross-section of the English language.

Phrasal Verb of the week: run something down

Meaning: If a machine or device such as a clock or battery runs down, it loses power, or if you run it down, you cause this to happen

Collocation of the week: be on good/great form

Meaning: to be feeling or performing well


Ebooks

Phần mềm luyện thi TOEFL iBT
Phần mềm luyện thi TOEFL iBT

Đây là tập hợp các phần mềm hay dùng để luyện thi TOEFL iBT trên máy tính

CPE Use of English 1

CPE Use of English 1 for the revised Proficiency Examination is aimed at advanced level students of English.

Highly recommended 2 - An English course for the hotel and catering industry  - Oxford University Press
Highly recommended 2 - An English course for the hotel and catering industry - Oxford University Press

A new level of this highly communicative course for trainees in the hospitality and catering industry, who need English to deal with customers and colleagues.

English for Football - Oxford University Press

English for Football is part of the Express Series. It is an ideal course for students who want to communicate better in English in the world of football. 

Smart Grammar and Vocabulary 6 Levels

Smart is a carefully graded grammar and vocabulary series consisting of six books. It deals with traditional grammar and vocabulary through entertaining tasks.


Exams

Hướng dẫn đăng ký thi IELTS của IDP với thầy Nguyễn Thanh Bình

Thầy Bình hướng dẫn các bước đăng ký thi IELTS của IDP như sau:

3 EBOOKS - IELTS Speaking Actual Tests and Suggested Answer from 6/2017-4/2018 [IELTSMATERIAL.COM]

IELTS Speaking Actual Tests and Suggested Answers (June 2017 – April 2018)

Thông báo đăng ký lớp học IELTS 2018 tại Tiền Giang của thầy Bình

Thầy Nguyễn Thanh Bình trân trọng thông báo mở lớp IELTS 2018 năm thứ 9 tại Tiền Giang

Thông báo đăng ký thi IELTS Chính Thức tại Tiền Giang

Thầy Nguyễn Thanh Bình trân trọng thông báo đăng ký thi IELTS chính thức tại Tiền Gang của IDP Vietnam

IELTS Writing: Describing a process 2

Learn essential tips on how to write a successful report for IELTS writing task 1 for diagrams.


Skills

English for Hotel and Tourism:

About the episode "Checking In" Storyline: Tom Sanders has arrived at the Transnational hotel. After a long flight from San Francisco, he is happy to have arrived, but due to a problem with the booking system there is no double room available for him. Where will Tom go?

Daily Easy English Expression Podcast [3.65 GB]

576 useful podcasts suitable for students of different levels.

Updated Reading: Social-media spying is turning us into a stalking society
Updated Reading: Social-media spying is turning us into a stalking society

The gap between harmless social-media following and criminal behaviour isn’t as large as we like to believe: Facebook, Twitter and others must act on misuse and abuse.

Useful phrases for communication

 

Here are some useful phrases for students to communicate in English.

Speaking: Making Small Talk in English for Starting Friendly Conversations

 

These are some of the useful expressions for small talk!


Methodology

A Dictionary of Confusable Phrases: More Than 10,000 Idioms and Collocations 2 Revised Edition
A Dictionary of Confusable Phrases: More Than 10,000 Idioms and Collocations 2 Revised Edition

Covering over 10,000 idioms and collocations characterized by similarity in their wording or metaphorical idea which do not show corresponding similarity in their meanings, this dictionary presents a unique cross-section of the English language.

Learn Hot English Magazine - No.191 (PDF+Audio)

Are you learning English? Or are you an English teacher? Either way... if you're looking for a fun and interesting English magazine for learning or teaching English then you've come to the right place. Hot English magazine is a leading English resource.

Learn Hot English Magazine - No.190 (PDF+Audio)

Are you learning English? Or are you an English teacher? Either way... if you're looking for a fun and interesting English magazine for learning or teaching English then you've come to the right place. Hot English magazine is a leading English resource.

Learn Hot English Magazine - No.189 (PDF+Audio)
Learn Hot English Magazine - No.189 (PDF+Audio)

Are you learning English? Or are you an English teacher? Either way... if you're looking for a fun and interesting English magazine for learning or teaching English then you've come to the right place. Hot English magazine is a leading English resource.


Fun and Games

Vocabulary in use: Kitchen Verbs

Let's learn some of the verbs related to kitchen!

Vocabulary in use: Fruit in English

Let's learn some vocabulary about fruit!

Vocabulary in use: 16 Boring Words & What to Use Instead

Here are 16 Boring Words that you should change right now!

FunE: English is a crazy language

Well, English is always interesting and crazy also!

Vocabulary in use: Sea animals

Let's learn about sea animals!


Tiếng anh

Đề và Đáp Án Luyện Tập THPTQG 2018 - Đề 1

Thầy Nguyễn Thanh Bình trân trọng giới thiệu bộ đề luyện tập thi THPTQG Tiếng Anh 2018 mới nhất để học sinh rèn luyện.

Đề thi thử THPT Quốc Gia 2018 Lần 1

Thầy Nguyễn Thanh Bình vừa biên soạn 1 đề thi thử THPT Quốc Gia 2018. Mời các bạn tham khảo.

Một số gợi nhớ cho kỳ thi THPTQG 2017

Học sinh tham khảo các lưu ý trước khi thi Tiếng Anh nhé!

Chuyên đề Cloze Test số 2 - THPTQG2017

Chuyên đề Cloze Test số 2 - THPTQG2017

Chuyên đề Cloze Test bao gồm các bài tập mới, với nội dung chính xác giúp học sinh chuẩn bị tốt cho kỳ thi THPTQG 2017.

Chuyên đề Reading số 2 - THPTQG2017

Chuyên đề Reading số 2 - THPTQG2017

Đây là chuyên đê Reading với độ khó tương đối. Các bạn có thể tải về để làm.


Apps

IELTS Speaking [for Android]

On this application you'll find what kind of questions you will get asked, topics, vocabularies, tips and sample tests to help your improve your speaking for the exam.

Oxford Advanced Learner’s Dictionary 8th Edition [for Android]
Oxford Advanced Learner’s Dictionary 8th Edition [for Android]

Over 100 million English language learners have used Oxford Advanced Learner’s Dictionary to develop their English skills for work and study.

English Idioms & Phrases [for Android]

Every language has its own collection of wise sayings. They offer advice about how to live and also transfer some underlying ideas, principles and values of a given culture / society. 

Cambridge English: Digital citizenship, welfare and e-safety
Cambridge English: Digital citizenship, welfare and e-safety

Monday 25 September 2017, 14:00 - 15:00 (UK time) 
Wednesday 27 September 2017, 10:00 - 11:00 (UK time)


Videos

Useful Information

"Try Not to Become a Man of Success. Rather Become a Man of Value.”

Albert Einstein

"Education is the key to success in life, and teachers make a lasting impact in the lives of their students."

Solomon Ortiz

 

"The goal of education is not to increase the amount of knowledge but to create the possibilities for a child to invent and discover, to create men who are capable of doing new things."

Jean Piaget
 

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