The 26th lesson(英語の寸評)

Words to Miyo

a Newspaper, a Swimming Pool, an English Lesson

Good work today on verb-noun collocations (words that often go together–like drive a car or break a record) and on compound nouns (newspaper, washing machine).
By learning word combinations, you can make more efficient use of vocabulary you already know.

Words to Mutsuko

More Travel Stories

We continued the theme of travel stories: today we heard about Tashi Wheeler, who grew up traveling with her guidebook-writer parents. Sounds like an interesting life! Also, remember, when talking about locations we usually use behind, not after: “in line behind me” not “after my back”.