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Classroom Chats: Your Guide to Conversations Between Teachers and Students

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Learning conversational English is an important part of the fluency journey.

But, the way you speak to a friend in a coffee shop is very different than the way you speak with a teacher in a classroom. There are different …

The 8 Types of English Nouns You Need to Know, with Lots of Examples

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What do dogs, a lake, sunglasses, Mount Kilimanjaro and a banana all have in common?

Not sure?

They’re all examples of nouns.

If you didn’t recognize these words as nouns right away, don’t worry. In this post, we’re going to

Mark Your Calendars: It’s Time to Learn the Months in English!

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When’s your birthday?

Mine’s in June!

Or is it July? Or maybe January?

Learning the months in English can be tricky (challenging)!

And then there’s the added problem of memorizing each month’s holidays in English.

Maybe you already know words …

Bees, Butterflies and Beyond: 34 Insects in English to Add to Your Collection

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Caterpillar, cockroach, cricket, oh my!

Did you know that there are over 900 thousand different kinds of insects, which makes up 80% of the world’s animal species?

Don’t worry, though; you don’t have to learn all 900 thousand to be …

Madam, Mrs. or Miss? Your Guide to Addressing People in English

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“Excuse me, ma’am.” “Nice to meet you, sir.” “Hey, buddy!”

Wait, back up. There are so many ways of addressing people in English. But what’s the right way?

When should you use a formal term and when can you use …

What’s the Best Music to Learn English? 20 Broadway Hits You’ll Sing Along With!

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Learning English doesn’t have to be a chore.

In fact, you can sing and dance while you do it!

Have you tried to learn English with music yet? If not, you’re in for a treat. This is the perfect way …

The 10 Best Games to Learn English Without Even Realizing It

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Want to know a secret?

Games aren’t just for kids.

Want to know another secret?

Games are actually an effective learning tool that adult English learners can play to improve their fluency.

And there are so many out there!

From …