Spend 365 (and more!) days having fun with the English Matters 2021 Calendar Edition


Dear Readers,

this time we’ve prepared something special for you. 365 exercises,fact files, jokes, drawings and other interesting stuff that will help you improve your English every day.

Below you’ll find two examples from the new EM Calendar Special Edition.


1. Good & Goodness
Underline the phrases with a positive meaning.


I was over the moon.
I cried my eyes out when I discovered I’d failed the exam.
She looked down in the mouth. Do you know what happened?
I couldn’t stop grinning from ear to ear.
My heart sank when I saw my boss in the morning.
His words were music to my ears.
to fail sth | tu: oblać, nie zdać czegoś
to grin | szeroko się uśmiechać

2. Helping Hand
Complete the sentences with the phrases from the box.
throw some light on, jog his memory,
do me a good turn, back me up
Can you, please, _____________ next time we have a team
meeting to discuss the latest project?
I always need to__________________. He’s already 85 and
forgets about lots of things.
_____________________ and do the shopping today, please.
These new articles __________________ the problem, I hope
it will help us.


to throw some light on sth | rzucić na coś światło
to do sb a good turn | oddać komuś przysługę
to back sb up | wesprzeć kogoś

The answers are available in:





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Enjoy practising your English!