English Grammar and Vocabulary - The Weather (Advanced Level)
Learn how to talk about different types of weather.
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In this course, English Grammar and Vocabulary - The Weather, you will learn vocabulary for describing different types of weather; collocations frequently used to describe weather (such as bitterly cold, a rough sea); and common weather-related idioms and expressions. In terms of grammar you will study the use of generic pronouns such as 'you', 'one' and 'they'; reflexive pronouns ending in -self and -selves and reciprocal pronouns, e.g. 'each other', 'one another'. Start Course Now
After completing this course you will be able to:
- Explain the difference between themselves and each other in terms of reciprocal pronouns
- Justify why we don't use reflexive pronouns with verbs such as wash, feel etc
- Analyse the use of they, them and their in terms of gender neutral pronouns
- Review the language used for describing different weather conditions
- Trace the most appropriate weather-related idioms for a given context
- Summarize which adjective collocates with which noun in weather-related collocations
- State the most appropriate weather-related phrasal verbs in a given context
- Review the pronouns used to refer to people in general
- Explain the use of the pronoun 'we' for general statements
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