Improve Your Listening Comprehension: Why Is It So Hard?

Improve Your Listening Comprehension: Why Is It So Hard?

Business English students often ask me why listening comprehension is so hard, so I decided to look for answers and have come up with nine reasons why people find listening difficult. Please click on this link to read more about understanding spoken English: Why...
English for Business Phone + Online Courses

English for Business Phone + Online Courses

Improve your English with our phone + online courses. They include weekly telephone lessons with your native private teacher and sixty hours of online work. Our next course starts on 13th January 2020 so hurry up if you want to join! You can get more information by...
Draw a Learning Map

Draw a Learning Map

What would you like to do with your English next year that you can´t do now? It’s easy to get lost when you learn a language so eliminate uncertainty by setting clear objectives. Decide where you are now and where you would like to be at the end of the course. Click...
Better Listening: Different Accents

Better Listening: Different Accents

Spoken English is difficult to follow. There are many possible pronunciations. Words are not always spelled the way they sound. Oral language changes fast and doesn’t follow grammar rules. It’s sometimes hard to know which words are important and which ones...
Introduce Yourself Properly

Introduce Yourself Properly

How you should you introduce yourself in a business setting? Mention your name, position and where you come from. Speak slowly when you pronounce your name and repeat it to help people remember.  Also, pause before you say it so listeners get a chance to grasp all the...
Attack Your Weaknesses

Attack Your Weaknesses

Make your English stronger by working on what you dislike. We all like to work on areas that we enjoy but sometimes it’s better to concentrate on what we do not like as that’s often the fastest route to improving our English. Learn more on how to make your...