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boxing

10 English Idioms With Boxing Origins

Boxing is my favorite sport. I love the unrestrained effort required to combat an opponent sometimes twice one’s size and attempt to bring them down. While size and punching power generally prevail in boxing matches, boxing never fails to provide upsets every now and again. Little wonder there are many words and phrases derived from Read more

Improve your Vocabulary with 5 words at 5

I am beginning a new series where I share some words that I believe would significantly enrich your vocabulary if used. Some of these words may be familiar but I believe that the knowledge of other ways of applying them would add value. Here at EnglishXP the objective is not only to improve your Engllish Read more

How to improve your vocabulary in 30 days

Vocabulary is the foundation for learning any language. It is considered to be the set of words within a particular language that are familiar to you. Building a better vocabulary is important for language development, comprehension, and communication . It is considered a key component of mastering a language and achieving language fluency. Think of all the Read more

how to use anki

How to Use Anki (Getting Started)

What is Anki? Anki will help you memorize a lot of things, very efficiently. Think of it as memorisation on steroids. Anki tests you on various pieces of knowledge, in our case vocabulary, grammar etc. These things are tested in short bursts on a regular basis so that you retain everything you learn. Useful, right? Read more