The Intrepid English Podcast

The Intrepid English Podcast

By Lorraine Venables

Learn English with fun and interesting blog posts and interviews.

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Writing Emails

Accompanying blog post: I’m going to be honest with you – I quite enjoy writing emails. This is probably down to the fact that I’m a writer and any form of writing gives me pleasureRead more


What are Compound Adjectives?

Accompanying blog post: Compound adjectives are composed of more than one word. They have the same role in a sentence as one-word adjectives. This can sometimes be confusing for learners of EnglisRead more


How It Started / How It's Going

Accompanying blog post: Have you seen the popular meme on social media showing two images; a vintage photo and its modern-day version? Well, the Intrepid English Teachers and I decided toRead more


Should I take the IELTS or the TOEIC exam?

Accompanying blog post: English learners are often required to pass standardised exams in order to be accepted onto a university course in which English is used or to get a proRead more


When To Use Commas

Accompanying blog post: One of the reasons that commas are confusing for English learners is that there are four different types of commas: The listing comma, the joining comma, the gapping comma, and bracketingRead more

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