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Category Archives: Learn English Tips

August 14, 2015

Whether you are working to learn basket weaving, bowling, or baking, practicing the skill is essential to success. As a student learning English as a Second Language (ESL), the same principle applies. Here are some ESL study tips to help you strengthen your language skills. Read something every day. What you read can be your […]

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August 12, 2015

It’s been said that English is one of the hardest languages to grasp, both phonetically and literally. Yet, at least 60 percent of the world’s developed population makes learning English a priority. Here are three fantastic pieces of advice for ESL students to follow in order to achieve success in learning English.   1: Set […]

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July 29, 2015

It is typical to attend classes and tutoring sessions to learn English. Although these teaching methods are common and effective, there are more enjoyable ways to pick up a new language. It’s also possible to pick up phrases and words to learn English through movies and television shows.   Media Offers Real English  When you […]

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July 27, 2015

For many of us, smartphones have become like handy assistants. Whether we rely on Siri to find a nearby restaurant or consult a reminder app to remember our daily tasks, it’s clear that having a smartphone in hand when you’re on the go can make life a little easier. This is especially true for those […]

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May 18, 2015

Does your native language contain multiple forms of a given verb to distinguish the time an action happened? Many languages do not, and that is why many ESL students find learning this part of English grammar hard to master. This concept is referred to as a “verb tense.” When learning English, proper tense usage is […]

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May 8, 2015

When you practice listening to a language other than your own, you are one step closer to becoming fluent in that language. Listening to podcasts can thus make learning English easier. Discover some of the benefits of using a podcast to learn a second language below. Why You Should Listen To Podcasts The main reason […]

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May 6, 2015

Music can bring people together like few other mediums can. The lyrics, beats, and inflections of songs can have a profound impact on people and define cultures. When you want to boost your English language skills, try singing songs with beautiful melodies and meaningful lyrics. Pronunciation Assistance Pronunciation can be challenging for non-native speakers. Rote […]

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May 4, 2015

Who says learning a new language has to be boring? English as a second language can be a lot of fun when you use games and activities. You can use games to practice English in class or on your own time. Sometimes, playing a game to practice a new language is easier than just studying […]

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February 5, 2015

Newspapers such as the New York Times are written concisely, directly and clearly, making it the perfect opportunity to learn and practice English. In fact, the news can turn out to be your own personal tutor. Additionally, language makes more sense when you can relate to it from real life issues. News is always current […]

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November 27, 2014

Are you learning English and finding that your skills are stagnating? Many second language learners start off strong, and then hit roadblocks where it seems they’re not advancing toward fluency. Let’s look at a few reasons why this might happen: 1. You Need More Active Learning Language fluency doesn’t come from a textbook. To improve, […]

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