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13+ Top English Language Tools to Customize Your Learning Experience


As a kid, I loved playing trading card games.

You know—games like “Yu-Gi-Oh!,” “Magic: The Gathering” and “Pokémon.”

My friends and I battled one another using monsters and powerful spells. In these games, we always started out with a basic …

Subscribe to These Newsletters to Learn English Without Even Trying!


Let me tell you a little story about how a newsletter taught me to write.

I’ve always loved making up, writing and telling stories.

One day, while surfing the internet, I came across a “creative writing” email newsletter. In a …

The English Compound Tenses Grammar Guide That Won’t Give You a Headache


Want to travel through time?

You do not need a flux capacitor.

You just need English compound tenses.

These tenses allow you to discuss very specific moments in time, from the past through the future. They allow you …

How Good Is Your English? 9 Online English Level Tests to Find Out Now!

english level test

Here’s a test you’ll actually want to take.

I know, I know—it’s hard to believe.

Pretty much everyone hates taking tests.

But English level tests aren’t like the scary exams you took in school.

You can take them online, …

“How Did You Learn English?” We’re Sharing Our 7 Successful Techniques to Get Fluent


Don’t write in English, they said, English is
Not your mother-tongue. Why not leave
Me alone, critics, friends, visiting cousins,
Every one of you? Why not let me speak in
Any language I like? The language I speak,
Becomes mine,

How to Learn English Grammar with Nothing but Your Android Device


Apps make learning easy.

I mean, they are designed to hold your attention!

As wonderful as a good grammar textbook can be, it is not exactly the same. There are no colorful cartoons, fun songs or addictive games in a …

How to Speak Formal English: Just Swap These Polite Words for Ones You Already Know!


Every day in middle school, I would pick up a new slang word from my friends.

I felt pretty cool using them, until I accidentally cursed in front of my parents.

But instead scolding me for my impolite language, my …