English Lesson: Casual Greetings

Michael Beginner, Intermediate 4 Comments

Here is a sample conversation between two friends. I am sure you have seen a conversation like this many times: Brad: Hello Angela Angela: Hello Brad. Brad: How are you? Angela: I’m fine thanks, and you? Brad: I’m fine, thank you. The conversation above is a textbook conversation. You will probably see a conversation like this in a textbook, but …

Free One-Point English Lesson From Long Island, NY #2 – Casual English Greetings

Michael Advanced, Beginner, Intermediate Leave a Comment

I was in Roosevelt Field Mall doing some last minute Christmas shopping yesterday when I heard someone call my name. I turned around and it was my friend Tommy from university. “Hey Michael, what’s up?” he asked. “What’s up?” Well, that’s a very good question. Actually, in conversational American English, this is a pretty common way to greet someone and …