Coffee shop language tips

We all like to help our students achieve the best, and knowing what mistakes or knowledge gaps regularly appear can help.  Here's some resources and help for you, the teachers.

What, in English, is a "holiday"?

or...  Is Sunday a holiday?

 

Regularly I ask a student, "What do you do on your holiday?" to which the reply comes back, "I go to the cinema".  Umm.  In this twenty six minute "chat" we'll take a look at the British English idea of a holiday, weekend or just a day off.