This is a picture of my wife Thuy and I. I’m an American English teacher in Vietnam. I teach English to children and adolescents. My website is for anyone who wants to get better at English. Students can learn about a new app. Teachers can find an interesting lesson plan or a fun game. Parents can get some helpful advice. Thanks for visiting and don’t forget to be awesome.

A Vietnamese teenager answers questions about studying in Australia

My friend Dave is 17. He’s Vietnamese and from Vinh City. He’s studying in Australia. He will be finishing his last year of high school there. After that he will go to an Australian university. In this post he answers questions from Vietnamese students about what it’s like to live and study in another country. (Q) Will you come back and work in Vietnam after you graduate? Or will you stay and work in Australia? […]

Tracy To’s advice for students who want to study abroad

Update 12/22/16: Hue’s post on Study Abroad Corner has some great advice for anyone who wants to study abroad. What I wish I had known before studying abroad in the US Every week I organize an English speaking club for university students in Vinh City. It’s called Hello! English Club. To learn more about it, follow this link. I met Tracy online through a mutual friend. She was in Canada when she learned about my English club. […]

Linh Phan shares advice about studying in America

Update 12/22/16: Hue’s post on Study Abroad Corner has some great advice for anyone who wants to study abroad. What I wish I had known before studying abroad in the US Every week I organize an English speaking club for university students in Vinh City. It’s called Hello! English Club. To learn more about it, follow this link. This past August I met someone from Vietnam who’s studying in America. Her name is Linh. I asked […]

10 videos to get better at English

You can learn a lot from YouTube. How to tie a tie, how to play the guitar or speak another language. If you’re interested in getting better at English this post is for you. #1: Improve your English Pronunciation! Subscribe to mmmEnglish. #2: Lesson 1 – Speak English Clearly! The Imitation Technique Subscribe to mmmEnglish. #3: How to Pronounce -ed verb endings: American English Pronunciation Subscribe to Rachel’s English. #4: 10 words in English that […]

Exploring Vietnam through the lens of the video camera

Vietnam is an amazing and beautiful country. I’ve lived here for almost two years. I want you to see it like I’ve seen it. There are 20 videos here. If you watch only 3 of them, I recommend: Mark Toia (#2) Reverie (#3) One minute (#6) (1) VIETNAM – Dream trip Movie (9:25) (2) VIETNAM / DIRECTED AND SHOT BY MARK TOIA (2:39) (3) Reverie of Vietnam (3:07) (Photo album by Oliver Astrologo) (4) Vietnam by Arcadia Kazakov (3:23) (5) Welcome to Vietnam (8:45) (6) One minute […]