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.…

9 Brilliant iPhone Apps That Help You Learn English


I tend to be slower than most people at buying gadgets and new technology.

I didn’t get my first smartphone until 2013.

It was a 16-gig iPhone 5, which at the time I thought had plenty of storage space.…

7 English Listening Practice Techniques for Different Types of Learners


“There’s a lot of difference between listening and hearing.” 

This famous quote by the English writer G. K. Chesterton makes an important point.

Hearing is simply perceiving sound. You hear a dog bark even if you were not expecting it.…

YouTube Videos to Boost Your Corporate English Vocabulary and Prepare for the Job


You’re looking the part at your new job—shiny business shoes, stylish corporate clothes and a professional attitude to match.

There’s only one problem: You can walk the walk, but you can’t talk the talk.

Learning corporate English for the …

5 Ways to Learn Authentic English Skills by Studying in England


Do you hear London calling?

Do you dream of beautiful British countrysides?

Maybe you are just craving some fish and chips.

There are so many reasons you might want to visit England. The history, the landscape, the culture, the …

Stock Your Bar with These Essential English Vocabulary Terms for Bartenders


Bartenders live their lives like rock stars or spies.

They deal with parties, drinks, people, music, gossip, secrets and the occasional hangover.

Along with others who work in the hospitality industry, they can travel and have a job anywhere …

15+ Similar Words in English and How to Tell Them Apart


Are there any twins in your family?

Do you have friends who are identical twins?

Or maybe you’re even a twin yourself!

Twins are two siblings who are born at the same time.

They may look almost exactly alike, but