This post is from our partners at ABA English Hey everyone! How is your English coming along? Do you understand most accents? What about the Irish one? Ireland, like most English-speaking countries, has a variety of accents. The most common one is from the Dublin area, though there are slight variations in this area as well. […]
These articles are designed to help you improve your English in general, both for the TOEFL, and for other situations that require English.
Check out this post originally published on the Listen & Learn blog! Learning English is incredibly difficult, which is something non-native speakers of English don’t always understand. The English language is insane, with rules that almost always have exceptions, homophones, homonyms, gerunds, and a ton of other things that make the language incredibly tricky to […]
Over the last several weeks, I’ve been reviewing the official TOEFL MOOC from ETS. What is a MOOC though? If you’re unfamiliar, here’s the definition.
Pokemon Go exploded in popularity last summer, and many are still playing. Today, we’ll study English with some entertainment news about this game.
English paraphrasing can be hard, but it can also be fun. Here is an English paraphrasing game that makes re-wording your sources interesting and enjoyable.
Did you know that watching movies are a great way to learn English? This post goes over a few websites that are good for studying English with movies.
Today, we’ll look at the difference Intensive English Programs and English Language Transition programs. Both IEPs and ELTs help you improve your English.
As I’ve recently mentioned, movie reviews are a wonderful way to build academic vocabulary. The same goes for reviews of video games.
A while back, my colleague Kate Hardin wrote a wonderful post on studying for your field in English. The flip side is knowing English outside of your field.
I could answer this question in two words: “not very.” I don’t mean to say that spelling is completely unimportant for TOEFL essays, but it’s only one part, and it’s not one of the most important aspects. Most of the time, spelling does not cause any problems. It’s rare that I see an essay from […]