Can I travel in Ireland if I only speak English?

Answer English speakers travel with ease in Ireland because the Irish people themselves speak a version of English. The Irish speak quickly, so listen carefully to pick out familiar words. You also should... Read More »

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Did the people of Ireland & Scotland barely speak English before the Industrial Revolution?

Scots and Old English were dialects of the same language. Scots has been spoken throughout the lowlands and east coast - most of the population - for several hundred years. Many parts of Scotland... Read More »

Where can one learn to speak the type of English the BBC used to speak before it dumbed itself down?

Not collectively but each actors website has a contact address or a way to get one for each actor

Is there a difference in pay for those who speak Spanish& those who speak English?

On One Hand: Some Spanish Speakers Are Paid LessStudies conducted by New York University's Urban Research Center and the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas found that there are indeed pay differences b... Read More »

How to Explain English Idioms to People Who Don't Speak English?

Helping people learn your language is harder than it seems. You probably want to teach them everything, but this probably won't happen. However, you CAN teach them some useful stuff, and idioms are... Read More »