Learning English

English for Advanced Learners: A Guide for Your Journey to Fluency

Learning English is a process.

More than a process, it’s a journey. Learning English is a voyage into another culture and another world.

Those who’ve taken the journey know that it’s not an easy one.

And like all of life’s …

Publ.Date : Wed, 06 Jan 2021 23:14:41 +0000

English Grammar Exercises: The All-Encompassing Guide

Have you ever felt frustrated while doing English grammar exercises?

Do you want to go to sleep every time you start practicing English grammar?

Are you maybe “allergic” to grammar?

If you have answered Yes to at least one of …

Publ.Date : Thu, 31 Dec 2020 03:25:14 +0000

English Participles: How to Be Interesting While Being Interested

Have a look at this sentence:

This movie is very boring.

Now have a look at this one:

This book is boring me.

What do you think boring and boring have in common?

You probably recognize boring in the …

Publ.Date : Thu, 24 Dec 2020 03:23:48 +0000

The Ultimate Guide to English Classes: Top Tips from an ESL Teacher

Taking an English class opens many new opportunities for English learners.

An English class is a way to meet new friends. It’s a place to communicate with other learners.

And of course, an English class is also an incredible way

Publ.Date : Thu, 24 Dec 2020 03:10:47 +0000

English Reading: How to Read Your Way to Fluency, One Page at a Time

English reading can be a challenge.

Word order can be odd.

Spelling is strange.

And there are idioms (figures of speech) that seem to make no sense!

Still, reading can help you to speak, understand and even write English better.

Publ.Date : Thu, 24 Dec 2020 02:59:53 +0000

What Are the English Pronouns? The Ultimate Guide to Master Them All

Pronouns are my favorite class of word.

He can be my dad, your neighbor or Michael Jackson.

This can be a pen, Mary, your cousin and even a school.

Which can be my dog or a Tyrannosaurus Rex (or

Publ.Date : Tue, 22 Dec 2020 01:37:27 +0000

Mastering Millions and Billions: Reading Large Numbers in English

They?re all around you.

You see them every day.

On the news. On the streets. On your phone. In your wallet.

They?re everywhere.

What are they?

They?re numbers. 

But there are so many of them. And some of them are …

Publ.Date : Mon, 21 Dec 2020 22:36:03 +0000

English for Beginners: Everything You Need to Know About Where to Start Learning

Learning English as a beginner means starting over.

You basically have to become a baby all over again.

You have to learn new names and sounds for each letter?maybe a whole new alphabet?before you can read.

You have to learn …

Publ.Date : Mon, 21 Dec 2020 22:24:12 +0000

15 Must-know English Idioms About Health to Exercise Your Language Skills

Have you ever wanted to know how to keep the doctor away?

Well, with an apple a day, of course!

Ok, maybe not literally.

The idiom goes, “An apple a day keeps the doctor away.” And, as we know, …

Publ.Date : Mon, 21 Dec 2020 22:17:44 +0000

20 English Writing Rules and Tips to Instantly Improve Your Writing

Have you ever suffered from blank page syndrome?

Do you know what you want to say but do not know how to put it into written words?

You are not alone.

I myself had no idea how to start …

Publ.Date : Mon, 21 Dec 2020 22:09:05 +0000

Writing Your Way to Fluency: 23 English Writing Apps Hemingway Would Totally Use

Do you need to improve your writing skills?

Do you feel insecure when having to write something in English?

Do you want to become the next Stephen King?

The answer is in your phone.

Yes, as with many …

Publ.Date : Mon, 21 Dec 2020 21:54:47 +0000

English Idioms: The Secret Code to Sounding Like a Native Speaker

When pigs fly.

Cat got your tongue?

Blue in the face.

What are these nonsensical (crazy) phrases?

Welcome to the wonderful world of idioms!

Idioms are phrases and expressions that are very helpful with your English speaking and comprehension. In …

Publ.Date : Tue, 15 Dec 2020 01:45:35 +0000

The A-Z Guide to Online English Courses: Study Tips, Resources and More

Microsoft founder Bill Gates once said, “The internet is becoming the town square for the village of tomorrow.”

And if you think about it, it already is! We have the cinema, jobs, entertainment and we can even meet our friends …

Publ.Date : Tue, 15 Dec 2020 01:35:05 +0000

15 New Year?s Vocabulary Words and Phrases to Ring In 2021 in Style

Singing funny songs, eating interesting foods, kissing strangers…

These wacky (funny and interesting) traditions can only mean one thing:

It is time for New Year’s!

New Year’s is a time when we come together to celebrate, to reflect and to …

Publ.Date : Tue, 15 Dec 2020 01:27:45 +0000

Wham! Kapow! Zap! Why English Listening Is the Ultimate Superpower

If English skills were superheroes, which English superhero would you be?

The Rapid Reader who has the ability to read through academic texts as if they were comic books (and understand every word)?

What about the Super Speaker who is …

Publ.Date : Wed, 09 Dec 2020 15:33:21 +0000

Learn English with Apps: Your All-in-one Guide to App-based Learning

There’s no doubt about it, we’re living in a digital world. We have more power at our fingertips than ever before.

Did you know a smartphone has over 100,000 times more power than the computers that landed the Apollo 13 …

Publ.Date : Wed, 09 Dec 2020 15:23:22 +0000

Master the English Consonant Sounds and Improve Your English Pronunciation

Did you hear that?

The English language has two types of sounds: vowels and consonants.

Vowels are sounds that come out of the mouth without being stopped. That means that the tongue, the lips and the teeth do not get …

Publ.Date : Wed, 09 Dec 2020 14:31:40 +0000

Speak Up! Master English Speaking and the Art of Conversation

What makes an excellent English speaker?

Is it confidence? Is it a wide and varied vocabulary? Is it knowing lots of slang and informal words?

To be a good English speaker is to find the balance between rhythm, cultural understanding, …

Publ.Date : Tue, 08 Dec 2020 03:44:28 +0000

Fantastic English Phrases for Any Occasion

When you hear a song, you normally don?t think about every note in the song.

You just hear a melody (tune).

When you hear someone speaking English, you might think about each word they say.

But there’s an easier way …

Publ.Date : Tue, 08 Dec 2020 03:31:42 +0000

When to Use ?The? in English: The Definitive Guide

One of the most important words in the English language is surprisingly short.

It’s only three little letters.

It’s the word “the”!

It might be small, but knowing when to use “the” in English can be a big problem for …

Publ.Date : Tue, 08 Dec 2020 03:03:32 +0000