Author Archive | Dhritiman Ray

18 Easy English Lessons for Every Beginner Language Skill

Babies usually speak their first word after their first birthday. By the time they turn two, their vocabulary expands to about 100 words. When they turn four, they have conversation skills that are comparable to adults! You’ll follow …

2 Steps to Endless Beginner English Listening Practice!

The beginning is the hardest part. Ask the famous writer Stephen King. He threw away the first draft of his novel “Carrie.” After his wife encouraged him to rewrite the novel, it got rejected 30 times. But when …

Type to Learn: 12 ESL Typing Practice Resources and Games

Do you know the difference between something “basic” and something “easy”? When something is easy, it can be done without much effort. Something basic, on the other hand, comes from the term “base.” A base is the bottom of something. …

14 Digital and Print Magazines Made for English Learning

You know what’s sad? The fact that we think magazines are all about gossip and celebrity photos. It doesn’t have to be that way, though. Take it from Maya Angelou. She said, “In a magazine, one can get—from cover …

The Top 19 American TV Mega Hits for Learning English

Have you heard of the phrase “idiot box?” It is generally used to refer to a TV set. For example: Are you really going to spend all afternoon staring at that idiot box? The common idea is that TV shows …