The British Royal Family: Everything you need to know

Hello. I’m Gill at engVid, and today’s lesson is all about the British Royal Family. Okay, so if you probably see items in the news about our royal family, you’ll have seen the queen, Queen Elizabeth; maybe her husband, Prince Philip; but they’re a big family, and also not all countries have a royal family […]

English Pronunciation 53: more common British surnames!

Hi everyone, following on from my last video, in this video we will practise the pronunciation of 20 more common British surnames. I will say each one two times and also give an example sentence. Try repeating everything after me – and switch on subtitles if you like, using the captions button below! Cooper, Cooper […]

Learn Basic English Vocabulary: FAMILY

Hello. I’m Gill at engVid, and we have a lesson today on vocabulary connected with the family; so all the names, the family relationships, and the standard names, and also some informal names that are used within a family for different family members. Okay. So, let’s have a look. So, first of all: “mother”, a […]

AMERICAN vs BRITISH English **50 DIFFERENCES**

starting with this one: what do you see? a purse it’s a handbag… I would say what’s in her hand?… the green thing a wallet that actually is a purse, because it carries her money this girl has some hair on her forehead…. what do you call that? bangs bangs? fringe… we call it a […]

English Pronunciation 54: even more common British surnames

Hi everyone, following on from my last two videos, in this video we will practise the pronunciation of 20 more common British surnames. I will say each one two times and also give an example sentence – so try repeating everything after me – and switch on subtitles if you like, using the captions button […]

English Pronunciation 52: common British surnames

Hi everyone, in this video we will practise the pronunciation of 20 common British surnames. I will say each one two times and also give an example sentence. Try repeating everything after me – and switch on subtitles if you like, using the captions button below! Smith, Smith Mr Smith is a teacher. Jones, Jones […]