Make SURE you are on track for bands 7 and 8! IELTS Step by Step
check it out here:
Word of the Day
Learn a new word or idiom or phrase every day
Improve your English vocabulary
Check out the word of the day (wotd) index
All our words are used in current English and we hear or read them within days of using them here!
Don't forget to follow the 'find out more...' link for the pronunciation.
back to basics
to go back and look at the important aspects of something
- OK, this isn't working. I think we need to go back to basics and start again.
Recent Words of the Day
an eager beaver
someone who is enthusiastic to get working
- Debbie is an eager beaver today; she was at her desk by 8am, working on the project.
a bad workman always blames his tools
to find someone or something to blame for poor work
- He said that the materials were poor quality but a bad workman always blames his tools!
Get the word of the day via email and sms
Sign up to Gapfillers free space and get the word of the day sent to you via email
Sign up as a full-member and get word of the day via sms and over 6,000 pages of English language exercises (vocabulary, grammar, reading listening, poetry, stories..) to help you to reach your English language goal.
This week we are featuring words and phrases related to business and work. Take a look, listen out for them being used in everyday English speaking, and don't forget to practice their use in your English speaking too!
Use 'em or lose'em!
If you have registered on the site you can login to post a comment on this page.