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Test your understanding of the English lesson by answering these questions. You will get the answers and your score at the end of the quiz.
It was spring, and it was a nice day but a little ______, so I brought a coat to wear when I went for a walk.

The summer heat made it very ______. It was hard to see things properly -- the air was ______.

At this time of year, small amounts of rain come down in the form of ___________ -- small pieces of hard ice. It can hurt if they hit your head.

Michael, did you get caught in the _________? (lots of snow)


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nice,james.

Wednesday, November 11th 2009

It is my first class….Going forward..I want to have more classes like this. Thank you for EngVid.com

Wednesday, November 11th 2009

Thanks you very much James,

Wednesday, November 11th 2009

here in Portugal in cool!!!

Wednesday, November 11th 2009

is cool,sorry

Wednesday, November 11th 2009

Hi Mr James ! thanks a lot for that lesson ,you know ! we studed today about the weather forecast ,and the techer told us to write about the weather in our city ,but i was so confused for doing that ,a just tried to write some vacabularies about the weather ,and when i came here i really shoked what i see now ;wow is it my luck today to save me from the homework ,,,,you are really helpful Mr James ;;thanks again ,,you know the problem is about the weather forecast on tv they are very fast we can’t understand them ,because English isn’t our native language ,we are trying just to catch some words its really enough for me hhhh ,

Wednesday, November 11th 2009

Please, I want more lessons, they are very interesting.
Thank you very much.

Thursday, November 12th 2009

Very Very Cool Lesson…………Cool Explanation………..

Thursday, November 12th 2009

Hi Mr. James,
I would like to let you know how much I appreciate your teaching. You make me now appreciate the subject. Most teachers just turn off students. Thanks once again.
Muriel
Trinidad

Friday, November 13th 2009

hey James, you are so cool!!!!

it’s just awesome what you do :)

Saturday, November 14th 2009

a piece of art!!!!

Sunday, November 15th 2009

thats all man .this test was very good .

Monday, November 16th 2009

Thanks a lot . We can catch clearly .

Tuesday, November 17th 2009

Thanks so much

Thursday, November 19th 2009

This lesson is awesome !!! COOL!!!

Thursday, November 19th 2009

here in morocco in cool!!!

Friday, November 20th 2009

Thank you for making the lesson so interesting and funny in the same time.

Friday, November 20th 2009

my country is sunny all year exept winter and at the fall the weather become cool

Friday, November 20th 2009

It’s first day to me, and i get interested to your lessons Mr.james.
Thank you very much.

Friday, November 20th 2009

Sir James. I don’t a word for admiration of your effort.
Thanks.

Sunday, November 22nd 2009

Hi Jame,

I love the website http://www.engvid.com because it’s so interesting. The teachers are so nice and they also teach with the best methods.

Thanks for teaching me!

Qui Nguyen

Monday, November 23rd 2009

hi Jame
I love your method teach. It’s very interesting, easy understant. I want to listen more in lesson unit. Can you speak so slowly?please! Because i don’t listen few of words that you talk.
Thanks for teaching me.

Friday, November 27th 2009

It’s winter in Thailand but there’s a bit warm here.
Thank you so much and I’ll try to practice English more.
….
funny lesion ^^

Saturday, November 28th 2009

thank you a lot,jame

Saturday, November 28th 2009

hahahha it was so funny!!

Wednesday, December 2nd 2009

MR JMAES
THANK YOU SO MUCH FOR THIS LESSON

Wednesday, December 2nd 2009

thank you I need more vocabulary.

Thursday, December 3rd 2009

wow. what an interesting lesson! hope more

Saturday, December 5th 2009

Good job James :)

Saturday, December 5th 2009

It was amazing.
I like your style and I love Canada.
Thanks for teach me new words.
I had a great time while I was watching your video.

Saturday, December 5th 2009

I like your teaching. Thank you

Monday, December 7th 2009

Hi James,

You teach very well, very understandable! This is something everyone interested in learning English must be thankful for. Keep up the good job and thanks for this opportunity!

Monday, December 7th 2009

love it..!!!

Monday, December 7th 2009

wow! It was great and funny…:):):)

Wednesday, December 9th 2009

I d’ love your teaching style. >:D<

Saturday, December 12th 2009

This examples are clear for me, thanks! James

Sunday, December 13th 2009

Thank you very much for your lesson. I hope to improve my poor english. It wass a nice lesson. See you next class !!

Sunday, December 13th 2009

thank you.

Sunday, December 13th 2009

Hello Mr. James (and all of friends in this nice web site)
How are you. I hope be successful. I saw your teaching; How to talk about the weather in English and much enjoyed it and your teaching method. of course I download all of your and Mr. Rebeca lessons and I will download reminded lessons form other nice , professional teachers.
I live in Tehran(Iran) and I want to learn English very well because I am preparing to immigrate India and I need your suggestion. If had best situation, I wanted to immigrate CANADA to studying management.
I am waiting to hearing as soon as possible.

Best Regards
Sayed Abolfazl Musavi

Thursday, December 17th 2009

Hi James,

Its really helpfull, Thank you so much.

your way of teaching superb!!

Cheers!!

raju

Friday, December 18th 2009

Hi James,
It is very good lesson. I learned lot of vocabulary with weather.

Friday, December 18th 2009

i

Saturday, December 19th 2009

hi this is Taseer,I wanna thank you for such a useful english websit, i found it very useful.

Saturday, December 19th 2009

hi James =)

its cool!!

to hear you, i like your Englis’s Classes

Tuesday, December 29th 2009

    Hello, compliment of the day
    I like your profile in this community network and I think you are a nice person. Can we get in contact? I’m sorry if i m embarrassing you, i shall explain all about myself including my pictures. please you can write to me ( sandra1johnson@ h o t m a i l . c o m) not in this site because i am new in this community and i don’t visit this site often, I’d like to get to know you if you don’t mind
    Please There is something important i want to tell you
    thanks & regards
    Miss sandra

    Tuesday, August 5th 2014

I just know words like hot, cold and snow. Thanks for help us to know something else

Saturday, January 2nd 2010

Dear James
Its nice class for me, but before i had learned about Automn. now you prefer Fall, what about the Automn. ok, bye.

Saturday, January 2nd 2010

james is awesome, i experienced Canada in India

Saturday, January 9th 2010

yes..what about autum? is it the same as fall ? is t a slang word which means autum??

Sunday, January 10th 2010

thank you very much. you are nice teacher. this is really really usefull website.

Thursday, January 14th 2010

thank you so much. mn_munkhochir@yahoo.com make friends

Monday, January 18th 2010

Thanks Mr James,I really enjoy leaning with you.
Your a wonderful teacher.

Tuesday, January 26th 2010

James,I really like the way you teach ,actually you makes me smile here while watching your lesson.You are a Good teacher and you could let your students focus with you.thank you so much for being generous,its helpful.

Wednesday, January 27th 2010

thanks james I enjoyed your lesson so much

Tuesday, February 2nd 2010

goog luck

Friday, February 5th 2010

hai this raghava i was impresend of teaching thanks for the coaching and i enjoy’d id .

Saturday, February 13th 2010

hahaha.. i love u james, it’s really cool lesson!

Sunday, February 14th 2010

thank you jame

Wednesday, February 17th 2010

Hi James ! Very nice lesson ! I just had come back from Canadá to Argentina. It was drizzle quit all the time, by I enjoy it ! Vancouver is a nice place, and it didn´t snow when I was there. I watch your videos and had improved my little english ! Thank you a lot ! See you !

Thursday, February 18th 2010

Tanks alot James.

Thursday, March 4th 2010

mr james born in africa came to say to that i really enkoy your teachin you give me a lot of energy to speak english than my own language thanks a lot my blood .

Friday, April 2nd 2010

thanks mr james

Monday, April 5th 2010

You are so sexy Mr James…. Please button up the shirt couse you draw my attention from the lesson)))))

Tuesday, April 6th 2010

hi profound thanks!
it was really great.
i want to see some more new lessons from engvid.com

Friday, April 23rd 2010

my name is nao.

i love engvid.com

thanks!
for all the great teachers in endvid.

i want to listen some more new lessons
please,thanks.

Friday, April 23rd 2010

Yeah
Thank your for your super video and your cool comments! I love it!
Maybe you should also think about working in a strip club ;-) hehe

Monday, April 26th 2010

It was good for me.I first time entered and watched your lesson,before I did not heard word Fall which called one of the season of the year Thanks

Tuesday, May 11th 2010

nice,your way of teaching is very good

Friday, May 14th 2010

Hi James! It’s really nice lesson! I’m from KAZAKHSTAN!

Tuesday, May 18th 2010

Hello everybody. I am learning so much with the Engvid lessons.

The James’ lessons are very funny, thank you so much.

Wednesday, May 19th 2010

it was amazing.you are a good teacher and teaching very well.i understand to your teaching .i always remember to your lesson……….. i also thanks to you u seek the english lesson to all body

Saturday, May 22nd 2010

hi could you pleas tell me how to write a portfolio and how is it different frm eassy how to start and end? .for my english class .i m sure you can help me with it

Tuesday, May 25th 2010

Hello, what a nice funny teacher you’re. I would like to see watch all of your lessons, because what you offer are so cool I really liked them.

I wish you all the best.
Much appreciated gentleman.

Tuesday, May 25th 2010

thanks james….i really appreciate you for all that information

Monday, May 31st 2010

HI JAMES
I WANT TO GO TO CANADA AND I’LL BE YOUR STUDENT
WHERE I CAN FIND YOU MAN ??

Tuesday, June 1st 2010

So much thax to u and the website :)

Wednesday, June 2nd 2010

i like u r english class i am so thanks for you

Friday, June 18th 2010

thanks a lot to funny teacher and for useful lessons.

Tuesday, June 22nd 2010

We are in Winter season. It’s a little cool here at the moment.

Mr James, your lessons are very, very good. Thanks.

Monday, July 19th 2010

i get 3 correct 1 wrong at quiz test

Thursday, July 22nd 2010

your a good teacher

Saturday, July 24th 2010

thankyou, very nice lesson about the weather

Sunday, July 25th 2010

your lesson are really cool! and of course your worms are awesoms!

Monday, July 26th 2010

James, you are amazing. You are doing the good job. I’m learning english quite a long time from you and all the online teachers. I like the way you are teaching. Easily can understand and funny. Happy learning:)) I want to invite you to come to Singapore. Welcome to Singapore….
With thanks,

Thursday, July 29th 2010

thank you james…u are a great teacher and also funny..i really enjoy ‘ur lessons..((hey people can you help me ,i don’t know how to change this
<—–photo..)

Friday, July 30th 2010

I really fein interested in listening your lesson. I have just see this web but in lessons have many new words which i don’t know. I want to ask a question: sould I use dictionary in studying ? Thank you very much.Best wishes for you

Wednesday, August 4th 2010

very nice lesson thnxs!

Wednesday, August 25th 2010

good teaching

Saturday, August 28th 2010

ty

Saturday, August 28th 2010

hi iam mubashir from paksitan. i like the way of teaching and understand the class thank you engvid.com b/c you have bring this opportunity for those people thay would like learn on computer so keep it up my best regards with you
in summer its hot and partly sunny.

Tuesday, August 31st 2010

thanks professor, for the season lesson,but i would like to know about how to use present continuo past/present participle

Sunday, September 19th 2010

Thanks for taking this English quiz! Your score: 100.00 You got 4 correct out of 4.

Dear James!
Thank you very much for the lesson. I enjoyed so much… everything lol.
Regards.
Iuliana Maria

Wednesday, September 22nd 2010

thanks james

Wednesday, September 22nd 2010

I got 4 out of 4. Thank u teacher

Sunday, September 26th 2010

thank you. I learned different weathers. It was interesting.

Friday, October 8th 2010

Thank you. I was interested while I was listening to your lesson. I have been to Canada and I remembered the weather in Canada.
I miss Canada.

Friday, October 8th 2010

Please See, engvid.
what is this mean? “Your comment is awaiting approval.”
What approval ?

Friday, October 8th 2010

    MY approval!

    Saturday, October 9th 2010

yu re the best . thank yu very much

Friday, October 8th 2010

Tank you for you all you help.
I love it..EngVid

Friday, October 8th 2010

i like the way you teach..funny!

Monday, October 18th 2010

thank you for every things .
I love toy and love it

Thursday, November 11th 2010

Here, in Brazil, I only know the real summer..and a little bit of Canada fall!!

Thanks James!!

Thursday, November 18th 2010

Thanks James for your lesson, your explanation it was very useful for me.The way you expalin I could feel how is the weather in Canada.
You’re very funny.
It’s worth!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Tuesday, November 23rd 2010

yes its great when you tack about inglish i learn it so easy like it is my mother lenguage. thanks a=for this james . with love ana from georgia.

Monday, November 29th 2010

Best lesson EVER!!! … jaja, you rocks!

Wednesday, December 1st 2010

thanks

Friday, December 17th 2010

Hello,Dear
my english languge is week.i try mu best for improving it.if you could help my i happy

Thursday, December 23rd 2010

Right now, it’s not snowing outside, but I could swear I’ll get frostbites if I go outside in bare feet!

Monday, December 27th 2010

    hay !!!!!!! tushya can u tall me best vampire novel & also detective novel ……i like this type of novel very much

    Sunday, July 10th 2011

hi , you’re the best teacher, i really like the way you explain lessons ,thank you soooooooooooo much

Sunday, February 27th 2011

………thanks James…………..was cool ;o)

Monday, February 28th 2011

nice, it was a nice part…, I want a teacher like this one, he explains everything on the correct manner…, I mean he explains it with easy words that everyone can understand!

Monday, February 28th 2011

jamemost of ur lessons begin with a newspaper or magazine, What’s behind this?

Wednesday, March 9th 2011

this lesson is very good and fun!
thank you evid

Thursday, March 10th 2011

hey james very lesson . Please make a lesson on erb have

Sunday, March 13th 2011

you make me know more about new vocabulary

Saturday, March 19th 2011

thanks James, you’re really cool. I like your teaching style.
thai teacher.

Monday, March 21st 2011

Great lesson Mrs. James. I love your way of teaching…thanks so much. Thanks Engvid!

Greetings from Brussels

Thursday, March 24th 2011

Dear James, you were born to be an actor!

Sunday, April 10th 2011

thanks jemes you my best teacher
i like this lesson and all your lessons

Thursday, April 21st 2011

Hi James! Is there any difference between “fall” and “autumn”? I’ve never heard “fall” before!!!

Sunday, May 1st 2011

    No difference except that in Britain they almost always say ‘autumn’ and in North America we usually say ‘fall’. But both words will be understood in both places.

    Friday, May 13th 2011

another great lesson! greetings from Poland! :)

Tuesday, May 3rd 2011

Hi James!When I came to Canada it was very diffecult for me,because I com from hot country.

Tuesday, May 3rd 2011

cool

Tuesday, May 3rd 2011

I got some knowledge

Tuesday, May 3rd 2011

Hi James i didnt like yuor teaching abuot the wather.

Tuesday, May 3rd 2011

    you are alone whom not liked the lesson. Isn’t you?

    Wednesday, June 29th 2011

Thanks a lot James, Way of teaching is very good.

Friday, May 6th 2011

thanks james, I like your creativity to give classes, it is very fun.

Wednesday, May 18th 2011

Mr.James i realy enjoy to listen your leson.keep teaching us,im proud of your leson.Good job my teacher!

Saturday, June 18th 2011

Thx a lot James….
it helps me a lot to teach vocabs related to weather to my students, especially because down here in Indonesia, we only have 2 seasons… the rainy season and the dry season. they got much information and description about countries with 4 seasons. well done!!!

Tuesday, June 21st 2011

Oh, we have almost the same weather in Russia. And it can also be f..ing cold :-) But I really like things as they are – four seasons … and they are so different!

Thursday, June 23rd 2011

Good job for me

Monday, June 27th 2011

A little joky lesson but helpful and awesome.
Isn’t it guys?

Wednesday, June 29th 2011

i love all of your lesson.thank a lot

Thursday, July 7th 2011

the lesson is full of very exquisite lexis that we need to describe different types of wheather,and not only “cold,hot…” and other common words.Besides, it’s kind of funny .

Sunday, July 10th 2011

thanks james it was nice lesson , but i would like to ask you if you speak a little slowly

Monday, July 11th 2011

    it is for teaching method

    Saturday, January 21st 2012

Thanks for lessons becouse it’s very useful.

Wednesday, July 13th 2011

Thanks for lessons because it is very usefull.

Wednesday, July 13th 2011

that was very good lesson.
in my country there is only summer and little of winter , that all in my country and believe my the summer like part of hell with a lot of wet so take care when u visit as .

Thursday, July 14th 2011

very nice lesson by MR JAMES,I really enjoyed the way he has been teaching to us. EXCELLENT work done by him THANKS A LOT

Monday, July 25th 2011

i want to ask please is it correct to say :in the spring …in the winter or in summer in fall

Sunday, July 31st 2011

    There is snowfall and rainfall. Fall is for bouth I guess

    Saturday, January 21st 2012

Great teacher for Great website
Thanks a lot for all those great teachers who help us in learning specif and difficult areas in the English language

Saturday, September 24th 2011

100%))
One more thing: if somebody speaks English good enough and want to improve communication skills, Skype me!My user name is tojemodel)Together we will achieve the best level)))
Thanks, James)

Sunday, September 25th 2011

Thanks James. It helps me comprehence the things going on due to the time those weather happened. And it also helps me to understand to sense my English to feel it better and not just speak it as a stranger. Thx

Tuesday, October 4th 2011

Thanks James for nice teaching

Friday, October 28th 2011

THANKS

Tuesday, November 1st 2011

Thank you James,i love your lesson

Monday, November 21st 2011

thank you mate.

Tuesday, November 22nd 2011

Thank you James. Now what I can talk about the weather is not only “hot” or “cold”.

Friday, November 25th 2011

thanks James.it is very helpful to explain weather in different way.

Sunday, January 8th 2012

so difficult topic for me, even after studying this full lesson, this one was helpful to undestand, thanks

Sunday, February 19th 2012

cool! thanks!

Wednesday, February 29th 2012

hi i really liked your teaching style and learned much from it will keep looking for more videos

Monday, March 26th 2012

i would like to come to canada to all these seasons…i am the luckiest if i can visit your country atleast once in my life james :):)

Monday, April 2nd 2012

Thank you James.
Now I know how to talk about the weather.

Monday, April 30th 2012

thank you, help a lots

Saturday, May 5th 2012

Hello everyone! Here in Brazil we’ve Summer all the year and because that i fell so happy.Thank you so much to yours lessons.

Saturday, May 5th 2012

hi how can I locate more vocabulary lessons ?
is there a section about that?

thanks

Saturday, June 23rd 2012

can u voice talk on my skype id becoz i cant learn without speak . speaking is very must for me plz reply me my yahoo id abi_sitara@yahoo.com tnx

Wednesday, June 27th 2012

thanks James…..it was quite useful and intresting…..

Thursday, August 30th 2012

thanks alot James

Thursday, September 20th 2012

Hi James i.m a native english speaker, and i live in Italy so now and again i need to practice my english because i always speak italian and i must say i am very grateful that you can help us and not only i like the way you teach, even if i,m not in a good mood i can have a laugh now and again.

Tuesday, November 6th 2012

Thank you for another informative blog. The place else may just I get that kind of info written in such a perfect manner? I have a project that I am simply now running on, and I have been at the look out for such info.

Sunday, November 18th 2012

But James how could we express when weather realy frozen but it’s fine and cool. When people have brisk from cold.

Sunday, November 25th 2012

If You living in Canada you must love winter))

Sunday, November 25th 2012

This video is soooooooo informative. Thank James so much.
The only thing what I want is to watch the video with the correct English subtitle. Sometimes it’s really hard to understand what teachers say. Anyway, thank again~ This video made me raise my two thumbs up.

Thursday, November 29th 2012

thank you
:)75

Saturday, December 29th 2012

hi am new to this site but it impress me thank to entire teem special thank to Adam,Ronnie.

Friday, January 18th 2013

This class was very good. In my country we only have hot days, heheheh!

Monday, January 28th 2013

Hello Teacher, How are you ? i’m From Morocco, thank you for all of your English-lessons, there are very helpful and interesting.
I have just one question and i hope you will answer , when i was doing your Quiz exactly the first question:
1. It was spring, and it was a nice day but a little ______, so I brought a coat to wear when
I went for a walk.
the answer is “cool” isn’t “wind” ?
and i wish you to understand what i mean because i’m still developing my level intermediate…
waiting for responding

Wednesday, January 30th 2013

Can I meet you? LoL
Your lessons are just spectacular!

Friday, February 8th 2013

Thank you for you lessons and….Come to Russia, James!)

Sunday, February 10th 2013

oops!thanks for YOUR lessons))

Sunday, February 10th 2013

cool

Tuesday, June 25th 2013

very nice!

Friday, July 12th 2013

Today in Poland it’s about 20 degrees :)

Monday, July 22nd 2013

thanks a lot Mr. James It’s really was very useful lesson to me.

Friday, September 27th 2013

I’d like to say that I really enjoyed uncle James’s lecture… great

Friday, November 29th 2013

Hi James,
thanks for your cool lesson
take care

Monday, March 31st 2014

hi
I want to speak with someone

Friday, May 2nd 2014

Hi James. How are you? I hope you’re doing fine. I’ve gotten one hundred percent in this lesson. I love your lessons. I’d like to add you on fb. I love all the teacher from Engvid. I loved the new teachers too. It’s been amazing. Hug there.

Friday, May 2nd 2014

cool teacher, cool lesson and cool weather ^_^

Monday, June 2nd 2014

thanks sir now i know Canada weather. cool weather and cool teacher

Saturday, June 7th 2014

Perfect James….very nice video

Sunday, June 8th 2014

thanks for the lesson it’s really useful.
I hope visit Canada soon and see its freezing winter ♥ .
100% at the quiz

Tuesday, August 5th 2014

Thank you so much.This lesson was so handy

Friday, December 26th 2014

Its true!! it is freezing in Canada during the winter..

Friday, January 16th 2015

Hi teacher! I think the “Blizzard” you refered is not a game but a company who make games like “World of Warcraft” and others. Maybe there is a game too with this name, but I don’t know.

Friday, February 27th 2015

Thanks!!

Friday, April 24th 2015

It is my first class. Thanks!!

Sunday, May 17th 2015

Dear Mr James,
May I know:
1. the definition of “be”? is it = is, am, are (and their past tenses)
2. How about “being” / “been” is it from “be” also, what are the forms? past participle or continuous tense of “be”?
3. What is the difference between “be” “become”?

Thank you.

Denise from Malaysia

Monday, July 20th 2015

thhhnxxx a lot James <3

Thursday, July 23rd 2015

Hey James, here in Brazil hail in spring is very commum. And it use to be big like a baseball.
Great lesson, by the way. Thank you!

Friday, September 25th 2015

Thank you so much James…..You are Great !!!!! your lesson helped me so much !!

Wednesday, November 4th 2015

Canadian climate is similar to russian one. It is fall now. And it is a little bit chilly in the morning. brrrr!
Thank you so much, James!

Wednesday, November 25th 2015

Wow! Very interesting lesson. Your lessons are so good.

Wednesday, December 2nd 2015

thank you

Thursday, December 17th 2015

this lesson was very useful. thanks a lot.

Saturday, January 16th 2016

touk is an Arabic word >>>>

Friday, April 1st 2016

Thank you.

Sunday, May 29th 2016

Good Video Mr.J. The weather that you describe is just like the weather that we get in Louisiana . It can be Hot, Cool or Brisk. Some how we manage.

Friday, June 17th 2016

100 percent thanks james very helpful leson..

Tuesday, August 16th 2016

Let’s face it there are only 2 seasons in Canada and the US. Hockey season and no hockey. Go Flyers!!!!

Sunday, November 13th 2016
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