modals expressing probability


B2 First Use of English Part One speculating practice

B2 First Use of English Part Two speculating practice


would rather/had better

I’d rather you DIDN’T/HADN’T explanation:


What Shakespeare Plays Originally Sounded Like

In this ten-minute video from The Open University, we learn about the Globe Theater’s experiments with “Original Pronunciation” (OP), which is exactly what it sounds like–English as it was pronounced at the time Shakespeare’s plays were written and first performed.