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Category Archives: Learn English Tips

November 8, 2016

When learning a new language, it’s normal to run into roadblocks along the way. Getting past these struggles is an important step in becoming fluent. Here are five ways to avoid feeling discouraged when learning English or another foreign language. 1. Think About Goals When you first started learning a language, you probably set a […]

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October 26, 2016

While a classroom setting is important for learning a new language, there are other ways to build skills and increase familiarity with new words and phrases. While the following activities and games can certainly be used in a class, they are perfect for practice at home with friends or a study group. Charades Acting out […]

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October 10, 2016

Pen pals are writing friends who exchange letters or emails on a regular basis. Although pen pals can live in the same country, they can also be from different cultures and might even speak different languages. At American Language Communication Center, our English classes offer many opportunities for students to improve their English writing skills. […]

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September 7, 2016

Learning a new language requires hard work and effort. One way to make learning fun and easy is to play word games. Here are the main reasons why word games can help an English as a second language student like you. Improve Understanding Word games can teach English concepts like sentence structure. Some of them […]

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July 14, 2016

Learning a completely new language is difficult. English language learning can be particularly challenging, but the right tips can help you succeed in picking up the new language. Plan Learning Daily Start by figuring out how English language learning will fit into your weekly schedule. If you intend to take classes at a school, you […]

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May 17, 2016

Thanks to the internet and the advent of new technologies, it’s easier than ever for people to discover and learn about new and interesting topics. Even the process of learning a foreign language is easier due to the accessibility of so many different tools and resources. Benefits of Using Technology to Learn English Language instructors […]

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April 26, 2016

In order to improve your spoken English, it’s not always enough to converse with native speakers. Perfecting your English pronunciation also requires you to break habits through conscious self-correction. Working with a professional teacher is key. However, here are some other techniques and resources you can use to supplement your in-class learning. Train Your Ears […]

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April 8, 2016

In order to master the English language, you must first master the art of giving compliments. Many friendships, conversations, and relationships can start and develop through a well-placed compliment. When giving a compliment in English, the meaning you convey is often just as important as the words you choose to use. Here’s how to perfect […]

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February 23, 2016

Developing proper English pronunciation is an integral part of becoming a proficient speaker. And while your pronunciation doesn’t have to be flawless, you do want to be able to convey your ideas and needs clearly. This is a challenging piece of the language-learning puzzle for many students, particularly because many English language sounds are not […]

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February 18, 2016

Learning English is no small challenge, and you’ll want to have as many tools as possible in your language-learning arsenal. If you spend a lot of time online, check out these great sites that can help you strengthen your English language skills. VOA Learning English This website is a great resource for English learners to […]

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