Burning the candle at both ends – meaning

Meaning of Burning the candle at both ends This English idiom can mean: 1. To work (or do some other activity) from early in the morning until late at night without taking time (or very little time) to rest. 2. To try and do too much work (or an activity) in a short...

Professions, Occupations and Jobs

Below is another chart we have created, this time about different Jobs, Professions and Occupations. One activity you can do using this chart is say what a person does in each profession. You can do this by asking the question What does a/an X do? For example: What...

Daily Routines Cartoon

Here is a new chart we have created showing different things people do as a part of their daily routine. For a list of daily routines and an updated version of this chart, see our lesson about daily routines in English. For more vocabulary about Daily Routines in...

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