10 fun facts about the English language
Regardless of wheather you are just starting your English learning journey, or you are an advanced learner, this post will turn your attention to interesting techniques. In the first case you are probably not sure how to begin, and in the second you may be struggling with finding a way to sharpen your skills.
It goes without saying that this is one of the most convenient and effective ways; it lets you get access to native speakers without leaving the comfort of your room.
Conversing with native speakers in their natural community is hard to achieve, but definetly worth.
You can always get an English handbook and grind grammar and vocabulary.
Playing your favorite movies with subtitles and noting down phrases is a great way to focus on pronounciation and colloqialisms.
I have found this strategy to be quite rewarding: I enjoyed amazing beats and learned a lot by keeping a dictionary with new words.
While not everyone’s cup of tea, this technique is for those who like to relax and study in a slower pace.
This one is mostly for advanced learners: if you already have a certain level of English, practicing translation into and from your native language is an effective way of accumulating vocabulary.
Nowadays, there are hundreds of different phone apps focused on language learning.
Similarly to apps, many websites offer interactive ways of improving your English.
This one is probably a hybrid: if you find a favorite Youtube blogger who is also a native English speaker, this can help you advance very quickly thanks to your attachment to what he does.
The reason why this is different from movies and bloggers is because radio is simply constantly working. Even if you passively listen to it, you will eventually get used to the language and feel more comfortable with it.