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Awesome Youtube channels for learning English

Mary is my student. She’s in grade five and she’s 11. One day she asked, “Can you suggest some YouTube channels so I can improve my listening skills?”. I was really happy she asked me that question. Many students don’t want to learn English at home. It’s fun to learn at home! There’s a lot you can do to learn English when you’re not in school. I’m not talking about homework. I’m talking about fun […]

Use MicroEnglish to sharpen your listening skills

This is a guest post from my friend Chris. He runs a website called MicroEnglish. It helps English students to develop their listening skills. Understanding native speakers is one of the biggest challenges you will face as a learner of English. Native speakers talk quickly, pronounce words in unexpected ways, connect words together, and use lots of idiomatic words and phrases which are difficult to understand. Most students really want to improve their English listening […]

Làm thế nào để học tiếng Anh hiệu quả hơn bằng cách nói chuyện với người nước ngoài / How to get better at English by talking with foreigners

Bạn muốn học tiếng Anh tốt hơn không? Bạn muốn thực hành nói tiếng Anh với người bản ngữ không? Bạn muốn học tiếng Anh vì mục tiêu cụ thể nào đó không? Nếu câu trả lời của bạn là ‘Có’ cho một trong những câu hỏi trên, thì bài đăng này chính là dành cho bạn. Do you want to get better at English? Do you want to practice speaking English with a native speaker? […]

English Conferences in Vietnam in 2020

Teachers can find lesson plans, games and more here. Students can discover the world and get better at English here. If you are teacher, please share this link with your students: seanlaurence.com/students Vietnam National Foreign Language Teaching Conference Theme: Research and teaching foreign languages, linguistics and international studies in VietnamDate: April 24-25Venue: University of Languages and International Studies (ULIS) – Vietnam National University, Hanoi 5th GEN TEFL International Conference Theme: English language teaching as an […]

A collection of resources for students studying the English language

You should read this first (then come back here): A Teacher’s Advice for Learning English Top 10 Links for Students – Tandem & Speaky Duolingo ELSA Speak Four ways to get better at languages 5 techniques to speak any language (with Vietnamese subtitles: Sid Efromovich 5 kỹ năng để học ngoại ngữ) Rachel’s English mmmEnglish Language Guide Youglish EngVid Bonus Link 1: English Clubs in Vinh Bonus Link 2: HiNative – Get quick answers to questions about […]