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5 Sources for English Videos with Exercises When You Need a Textbook Break


Learning a language isn’t a spectator sport.

Watching videos is a great supplement to your learning routine.

But you can’t watch your way to fluency—you need a little more interaction in your English studies.

Sure, all those hours you spend …

4 Short Films for Fast and Fun English Shadowing Practice


“Repeat after me…”

How many times have you heard that in class or with your tutor?

Are you starting to feel silly repeating the same old English words and phrases?

Repeating spoken English—also known as shadowing—is an effective method …

16 TED Talks for English Language Learners to Inspire and Entertain


Picture a campfire—a pile of burning wood in the middle of a camp.

The fire itself is not special, but what happens around it is.

Generally, people sit near it and share stories.

Sometimes the stories are scary, but many …

8 Websites with Test Practice to Pump Up Your English Listening Skills


Ready to exercise your English listening skills?

Many people think that listening is one of those language-learning skills that you’re either good at or you’re not. And for this reason, a lot of students get nervous when they think …

What to Watch in English: 14 Subtitled Movies, Show and Videos You’ll Love


English movies and shows can be hard to understand.

The actors speak too fast.

Too many people speak at once.

Sometimes things are blowing up in the background.

Other times, we are simply distracted by the beauty of the set.…

Meet MOOCs: How to Study English at the Best Universities in the Whole World


Have you ever dreamed of studying at Harvard, Cambridge or MIT?

Now you can!

Thanks to the internet, you can take classes at the best universities in the world—no matter where you live.

These classes are offered as MOOCs

Picture Perfect! 6 Fun Ways to Learn English with Instagram


When is the last time you received a postcard?

In the past, they were used by everyone.

Soldiers sent them to their families with photos from the battlefield.

Tourists used them to show off their trips to all their friends.…