English can be so weird.
Why are there so many words that look completely different than they sound?
English pronunciation can be so complicated that even native speakers go their whole lives mispronouncing certain words.
There are probably at least …
Fill your words with color.
Use descriptive English to make your writing more powerful and vibrant.
Make the reader say, “I feel like I’m right there!”
It’s not as hard as you might think. You can tell better …
What do a delicious cake and a Beyoncé concert have in common?
They both start with a good plan.
Planning makes things go right—from simple cake recipes to complicated dance routines. Plans help us prepare for problems and stay on …
Need a rescue?
Difficulties in learning English can make you feel lost at sea.
Without some help, it can be very hard to get moving in the right direction again.
But overcoming those difficulties may be a lot easier than …
Do you have a love-hate relationship with the English language?
One minute, you’re happily immersed in an incredible English novel.
The next minute, you’re throwing your textbook at the wall thanks to some horribly confusing grammar topic.
I get …
Imagine trying to build a house with wood but no nails, screws or glue.
How would the structure hold together?
It wouldn’t. It would fall to pieces.
That’s what it’s like to speak in English without proper grammar.
Each sentence …
They always pop up at the worst moments.
Like on a customs document when you’re headed to a vacation.
Or on confusing food labels when you’re grocery shopping.
And, of course, on those difficult passages during English exams.…