Starting a Conversation in English

Starting a Conversation in English

How to start a conversation in English? You can speak English quite well. But sometimes you find that the hardest part is simply how to start a conversation. Now you can learn these expressions for starting a conversation in English in any situation – formal or informal, at work, school, or other contexts! General greetings and inquiries […]

word to stress will improve your English speaking

Choosing which word to stress will improve your English speaking

Correct intonation and stress are the key to speaking English fluently with good pronunciation. Intonation and stress refers to the music of the English language. Words that are stressed are key to understanding and using the correct intonation brings out the meaning. After students have learned basic consonant and vowel sounds, they should move on […]

10 questions to start a conversation in English

10 questions to start a conversation in English

Here are ten questions to help you start speaking English. Each of these questions help to begin or continue a conversation. The questions are in two categories: Basic Facts and Hobbies / Free Time. There are also a number of questions that can help you continue the conversation after the first question. Five Basic Facts […]

Tips on Making a Good First Impression in English

    A warm smile, a firm handshake, and a sincere gaze are all important aspects of making a good first impression. But let’s not forget confidence – confidence in your English, that is! Because a few clumsy or inappropriate words in English can drastically affect the impression you’re trying to make, we’ve written this […]

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How speak English? or How can I learn to speak English?

The other day I came across an interesting statistic. Almost 50,000 people search monthly on the phrase ‘how speak English’. When someone asks ‘how speak English’ they really mean ‘How can I learn to speak English?’ or ‘How do you speak English?’ Of course, it’s a great question! There are many variations on this phrase. […]

10 things you should never say in English

10 things you should never say in English

The season for holiday gatherings is coming, but are you ready to keep the conversation going in English? As you meet and greet friends, colleagues and new acquaintances, remember that casual conversation topics in your language may not be acceptable in English. Here’s a short list of what not to say to avoid insult or […]

Making Suggestion in English

Making Suggestion

Today we will learn about functional English, making suggestion. You give suggestion to your friends or yourself when you have an idea to do something. Suggestions are very often expressed in the form of questions. Let’s listen to the following conversations. 1. I think you should buy the blue one. That’s a good idea. 2. […]