Category: Learning English

Articles on how to learn English successfully

Teacher Article

100 words with different meanings in British and American English New

Category: Learning English Topic: Varieties and Dialects
Big list of different UK and US meanings of expressions like bill, biscuit, blow off and brackets, including compound nouns and phrasal verbs.
Teacher Article

The 100 most useful acronyms for EFL learners

Category: Learning English Topic: Learning and Teaching
The most important acronyms for English language learners to learn
Teacher Article

The 100 most useful abbreviations for EFL learners

Category: Learning English Topic: Learning and Teaching
The most important short forms for people learning English as a foreign language.
Teacher Article

The 250 most useful British abbreviations

Category: Learning English Topic: Varieties and Dialects
Short forms which are often used in the UK and to describe British life.
Teacher Article

250 British acronyms

Category: Learning English Topic: Varieties and Dialects
The most useful acronyms for understanding British life
Teacher Article

Offensive, insulting and aggressive gestures in the UK

Category: Learning English Topic: Varieties and Dialects
Rude British gestures and other body language that could cause offense in the United Kingdom.
Teacher Article

British body language

Category: Learning English Topic: Varieties and Dialects
Shaking hands, kissing, hugging, eye contact, bodily contact, proximity, and standing and sitting positions in the UK.A�A�
Learner Article

80 British gestures

Category: Learning English Topic: General
List of UK gestures, with meanings of gestures used in the United Kingdom and how to make them.
Teacher Article

The 100 most useful phrases for business meetings

Category: Learning English Topic: Vocabulary
The most important phrases for taking part in business meeting in English.
Teacher Article

20 things wrong with most self-study books

Category: Learning English Topic: General
The biggest problems with self-study EFL materials.
Learner Article

Why does my teacher not speak more slowly?

Category: Learning English Topic: General
Reasons why teachers sometimes speak at a speed at which students can't understand everything that they say - both good ones and bad ones - with possible student reactions.
Learner Article

57 ways to improve your fluency

Category: Learning English Topic: Learning and Teaching
Short and long term solutions for those who want to speak more quickly and smoothly. Also useful for teachers planning classroom fluency practice.
Learner Article

Proofreading 101 for ESL Writers

Category: Learning English Topic: Learning and Teaching
Some tips for learners to help them to proofread their writing
Teacher Article

Learning English With Music

Category: Learning English Topic: Learning and Teaching
Using music and songs in teaching English as a second language or why people should sing to improve their language skills
Learner Article

Why does my teacher make me correct my own answers?

Category: Learning English Topic: General
A number of reasons why your teacher might make you correct your own answers