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Practice, practice, practice your English conversations

One of the first steps for improving your English conversation skills is to identify what problem is preventing you from making progress at your desired pace. Some problems which prevent progress may result from not being organized, not scheduling time for English conversations, not reading or not speaking English every day. If you can identify the… Read More »

Reading for Accent Modification

Travel Story at the Texas Ranch, by Sondra Sapper Butler – Travel in Texas Irving, Texas http://www.country-magazine.com/road-trip/south/travel-story-at-the-texas-ranch/ I grew up on a little farm in Missouri. From my bedroom window I could look out over the garden and orchard and see the sun rising. In the warm months, I often got up at daybreak and… Read More »

English Language Tongue Twisters – Practice slowly

She says she sells sea shells at the sea shore, but if she says she sells sea shells at the sea shore, she sells sea shore shells. Something in a thirty-acre thermal thicket of thorns and thistles thumped and thundered, threatening the three-D thoughts of Matthew the thug – although, theatrically, it was only the… Read More »

Meet face-to-face to practice English

Meet face-to-face to practice English: At a recent meet-up event at the local food court, persons from different nationalities who wanted to practice their English, shopped the culinary delights of the Asian world. Where else can you delve into the delectable seafood hot pots, gratify your taste buds with the crispy spring rolls, enjoy Thai beef with… Read More »