Phrasal Verbs – Fill the blank exercise

 What are phrasal verbs? A phrasal verb is a combination of a verb + preposition (or adverb). This preposition or adverb part of a phrasal verb is called the particle: Verb + particle Typically, the meaning of a phrasal verb is usually not obvious when we look at the...

The window – A short story with vocabulary

This is a version of Allan Seager’s “The Street,” first published in the London Mercury in 1933 and republished in Vanity Fair in 1934. The Window – A short story There were once two men, both seriously ill, in the same room of a great hospital. Quite a small...

500,000 Subscribers on YouTube

Thank you, thank you, thank you to everyone who has subscribed to the Woodward English YouTube channel. This weekend we recently passed another major milestone … 500,000 subscribers. THAT IS HALF A MILLION!!!! The number really blows me away (surprises me)...

Is the letter Y a vowel or a consonant?

 Is the letter Y a vowel or a consonant? Traditionally, A E I O and U are vowels and the rest of the letters are consonants. See our lesson about the difference between a vowel and a consonant for more information. However, sometimes the letter Y represents a vowel...

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