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Techniques to improve English speaking skills

One day I asked my students: My question was about how they self-study English. Specifically the speaking skill. Some responded with apps, websites or communities. Others responded with offline techniques. The important thing is that STUDENTS find these valuable and helpful. It’s not what TEACHERS think is best for them. Sometimes TEACHERS and STUDENTS are aligned and sometimes they aren’t. And that’s ok. 🙂 Here’s what students use to improve their English speaking skills. APPS […]

Why Does my English Pronunciation & Accent STILL SUCK?! / Tại sao ngữ âm và ngữ điệu của em vẫn dở quá?!

My friend Mai is an English teacher. She helps her students with English pronunciation a lot. I asked her to share some English pronunciation advice. Here’s what she wrote. Một người bạn của tôi cũng là một giáo viên tiếng Anh. Cô ấy khá chuyên về đào tạo ngữ âm Tiếng Anh. Sau khi được hỏi về những lời khuyên về cách làm chủ ngữ âm tiếng anh, thì đây là những gì cô ấy […]

Reading Ignites Children’s Imagination and Curiosity / Đọc nhen nhóm Trí tưởng tượng và Trí tò mò của Trẻ em

Reading for enjoyment has many benefits. It’s a healthy habit that kids should start early in life. I wrote this post for parents and kids. It has reasons why kids should read, how parents can get their kids interested in reading and where to read books online for free. Đọc để thưởng thức có rất nhiều lợi ích. Đó là một thói quen lành mạnh mà trẻ em nên bắt đầu ngay từ nhỏ. Tôi […]

YouTube Channels That Don’t Suck / Các kênh YouTube không làm bạn thất vọng

Is homework boring? When you do something that’s boring, you aren’t interested in it. Watching videos that you don’t like is boring. My idea for this post is to show you videos that ARE NOT BORING. When you watch something that’s not boring, you are captivated by it. You want to watch more. Some kids might think learning English is boring. By watching English videos that aren’t boring, you will get better at English. You […]

4 Effective Ways to Learn Vocabulary

Learning new words is important. But what’s more important is remembering them and using them. Here are 4 effective ways to do that. 1. READ Reading is an excellent way to learn new words. When you read, it should be fun and enjoyable for you. If you read something boring, your mind is going to wander. You’ll forget what you read. Find reading material that’s interesting, funny or entertaining. My suggestion is to look both […]