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Learn English with Audio: Listening Practice for Every Language Level


When you think about having a conversation in English, what is the first thing that comes to mind?

Is it using perfect grammar? Is it remembering just the right vocabulary? Is it pronouncing every word right?

While …

How to Learn English Faster with Video Subtitles


Do you remember the first time you watched a movie with subtitles on?

You were probably a bit confused about how to read the subtitles and still pay attention to what was happening in the movie!

Subtitles translate the dialogue

30 Common English Words That Are Difficult to Spell for Everyone


Have you ever encountered a word in English that you could not spell right, no matter how hard you tried?

Have you made a mistake trying to spell “acquaintance,” “colonel” or “rhythm”?

You are not alone!

There are so many …

3 Popular Social Media Sites and 11 Ways to Improve Your English with Them


No matter where you are on the journey of learning English, your English skills can always become better.

Progress is very important for beginners, intermediate and advanced learners alike.

You can always improve. To improve, you will need to practice …

English Conversation for Beginners: 45+ Phrases to Start the Adventure of a Lifetime


Want to go on a fun adventure?

Conversing (talking) with others in English can open up a whole new world of opportunities.

Thanks to English, you will be able to talk with people who don’t speak your native language.

This …

Learn English with the News: 4 Quality Types of News Resources You’ve Got to Use


When was the last time you watched or listened to the news?

It was probably very recently.

There is so much happening in the world every day, and there are so many ways to learn about what is happening.

You …

When to Use Gerunds and Infinitives: 5 Simple Rules for English Learners


What is your hobby?

What do you love doing?

Going to the beach? Playing video games? Hiking (walking)? Singing? Dancing?

Nice! These are all examples of gerunds.

Now, what if I ask you what you …