15 January

Why I’ve changed my mind about training via Skype.

Why I’ve changed my mind about training via Skype.

I first came across people offering English training via Skype years ago. But I was never really convinced and certainly didn’t think it was for me. Experiences I made last year have changed my mind. My doubts and reservations in the past First and foremost I believed that I needed to be in the same […]

15 January

Plan to succeed

Plan to succeed

You can take steps to improve your English at any time of the year, of course. And circumstances – a new job, new responsibilities, a planned trip – may well lead you to do just that. But what if there’s no real reason, you just feel generally dissatisfied with your language skills? Or perhaps you’ve […]

17 December

5 sentences guaranteed to stop you improving your English

5 sentences guaranteed to stop you improving your English

This is a blog post I really enjoyed writing. It made me look more closely at beliefs about and attitudes to learning English. So I’m very happy to  republish it as part of Heide Liebmann’s advent blogparade Oldies but Goldies. A great idea!   When people hear that I’m English and that on top of that […]