It's important to know how and whether to emphasize nationalities in different situations.
Take a tour through my husband's garden to learn some new words!
Stop apologizing to people for not speaking perfect English! Instead, embrace (hug, accept) the fact that you're an English language learner. Don't let your mistakes stop you from improving. Get out there, and make friends who speak English. Practice English out loud by yourself. You're not going to improve as quickly or as well as you want to unless you allow yourself to make mistakes.
Do you have trouble hearing the differences between /i/ and /ɪ/? Check out the lesson and some practice exercises to improve!
This is one set of consonants that give a lot of my students difficulties: /b/ and /p/. This is especially true for Arabic speakers.
Check out these quick tips and listening exercises to test how well you can hear these sounds and how well you can say them!
In this video, which is Part II of how to pronounce /l/ and /r/, you can practice listening for the difference between the sounds with several exercises.
Learn some ways to describe no changes or ups and downs over a period of time in this quick video.
Learn five ways to say "decrease" in this week's lesson on how to describe graphs for academic and business English!
Reading can be really difficult in English (or in any language). Try these seven steps to help you improve how much you understand of what you read in English.
If you aren't around other English speakers who can help you identify your own grammar mistakes, what should you do to improve your grammar? Here is a helpful way you can improve your grammar on your own!