Monthly Archives: April 2013

Action 71 – Easy English – ESL – “Airborne, Dovetail, Porous etc.”

The helicopter is airborne. The airplane is airborne. The two pieces of wood dovetail. The two pieces of metal dovetail. A leaf is afloat in the water. A catamaran is afloat in the water. The dog is retrieving a ball … Continue reading

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Action 70 – ESL for Beginners – English without Translation – erode, affix, scamper etc.

The flower attracts bees. The woman’s joints are so supple she can twist her body any way she wants. The road has eroded. UCLA stands for University of California, Los Angeles. NYPD is an abbreviation for New York Police Department. … Continue reading

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Action 69 – ESL without Translation – English for Beginners – imprison, confine, cram etc.

A raccoon is imprisoned in a cage. The bigger dog on the right is confined to a cage. The place is crammed with bicycles. A ball of yarn is impaled by a needle. The flowers have wilted. The man is … Continue reading

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Action 68 – English through Pictures – ESL for Beginners – amble, prevail, abound etc.

The bear’s mouth is gaping. A turtle cannot walk fast. It ambles. The birds inhabit a nest. The man in the middle prevailed in the championships. The beach abounds with people. The man is scurrying off the train. The boy … Continue reading

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