Real English Conversations: Telling time in English 1

Lori invites her mom onto the podcast to discuss telling time in English, focusing on some of the differences between American and British English usage.

Grammar mistakes that make you look like a dork: its vs. it’s

Some grammar mistakes are surprisingly frequent even among educated native speakers of English. When it comes to written English, a lot of these mistakes involve words or phrases that sound the same but are spelled differently…One of the most notorious of these grammatical pet peeves is when people write the wrong form of its/it’s. That’s what I will try to help you with today. This may be a bit difficult to follow if you are just listening, so I suggest you go to the website and have a look at the transcript…