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How Did You Learn English? My Story in 7 Practical Steps You Can Follow


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 …

7 Free, Downloadable English Grammar Books You Can Read Right Now


Grammar is a lot like mathematics.

You learn a rule and then figure out how to apply it.

Barring some exceptions, these rules are more or less universal, and can be applied to any conversation in that language.

That’s why …

The Guide to English Sentence Structure That’s Easier Than You Expect


Are your English sentences a little shaky?

Do they wobble like a chair with one short leg?

Good sentence structure is the key to strong, effective communication in English.

If you don’t know the parts of a sentence or how …