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What is the difference between “used to”, “be used to” and “get used to”?

These structures are similar but the meaning is different. We use them to speak about your past, current or developing habits. Used to + infinitive We use used to+infinitive to talk about your past habits. A past situation that is no longer true. If you used to do something in the past, you did it …

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What is the difference between sign and signal?

Signals can move—blink, rise through the air; signs not so much. Signals alerts to present or future conditions; signs can be seen in hindsight. A Sign is a clearly visible object, generally flat, bearing a short message in words or pictures.    A traffic sign.   A meaningful gesture.   An astrological sign.   A …

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How to do well on the day of your speaking test?

How to do well on the day of your speaking test? Tips! While you are speaking, look at the examiner, not at the other candidate. Be friendly. If you do not understand, ask to repeat: “Could you repeat that, please?/ Pardon?” Don’t just say YES/NO to the questions. Speak loudly and clearly. Be confident.  Don’t …

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