Grammar! For many of us, the word triggers memories of finger-wagging schoolteachers, and of wrestling with the ambiguous and complicated rules of using formal language. But what is grammar? In fact, it's the integral basis of how we speak and write. As such, a refined awareness of grammar opens a world of possibilities for both your pleasure in the English language and your skill in using it, in both speech and the written word.
"Helpful and confusing!!!"
In this cutting-edge program, 30 Days to a More Powerful Vocabulary, personal development expert and English enthusiast Dan Strutzel will instruct, enlighten, and inspire you with a concentrated 30-day program that will teach you over 500 words. But, more than teaching you these words, the uniquely designed morning and evening review sessions will ensure that these words become a habit-knit part of your life - and with minimal effort on your part.
"I expected different benefits from the book"
This book is especially written for advanced students of the English language who wish to improve their English fluency to the next level, but seems to have hit a plateau. Regardless of what actions are taken, progression is slow or limited. This book is essential for you to break through and not only improve your spoken skills, but develop them so well that you can speak like a native English speaker. Armed with the proven tips, tricks, and techniques in this book, you'll discover that you'll be soaring to an entirely new and exciting level of learning within days.
"Horrible... This is a self-motivation audiobook."
Since others judge you by the way you speak, the intricacies of grammar, in fact, should not be relegated to the realm of fussy "guardians of the language," but are rather essential clues all can employ to communicate more exactly. In such a light, this course forms an invaluable guide for everyone from all fields of interest.
"Enjoyable & Informative"
Are you looking to improve your English pronunciation or the way that your English sounds to others? No matter what your level of English is - or if you are simply trying to lessen a strong regional accent - this program will help you sound more natural and communicate with greater ease and confidence.
"Where is the book"
You have studied English for years, yet you still don't speak English well. You have tried many methods, and you still make grammar mistakes, you still can't speak English fluently, and you still can't pronounce English words correctly. You can read, but you feel nervous to speak English or are too shy to speak English. The good news is this is very normal. You have simply used ineffective methods to learn to speak English. My name is Ken Xiao. I was in your situation before, but now I can speak English like a native, and I accomplished that in six months.
Whether your goals are social or professional, Accent: American will effectively teach you how to articulate Standard American English clearly and confidently. American English may be difficult, but I've done my best with this book to make it simple, easy, and fun for everyone.
Learn to speak English in a few months, not years, with these 69 simple techniques! Do you want to speak English fluently like a native speaker? Would you like to speak confidently and easily, impressing people with how quickly you learned to speak English well? Would you like to remember new words and pronunciation quickly and permanently? If so, then Learn English 300% Faster: 69 Tips to Speak English Like a Native English Speaker! is the book for you!
You'll discover high-frequency words that have appeared in previous TOEFL tests, increasing your chance for better test results! All audio is carefully narrated by two professional voiceover artists for easy listening and quick learning. If you're preparing for the TOEFL, and want to get on the fast track to better results, then this audio course is for you!
"repeat several times and u will succeed."
Every time you express yourself more clearly, more concisely, more forcefully, more convincingly, more powerfully - you rise above your competition.
Easy American Idioms cuts through the confusion and teaches natural-sounding conversational English. This set contains a 64-page book and four 60-minute audio sections. It focuses on everyday situations: meeting people, expressing likes and dislikes, working, shopping, socializing, sports, television, going out and more.
"Functional and fun"
After years of teaching intermediate students who never seemed to improve, I decided to find out what the problem was. Essentially, intermediate students get stuck because learning at this stage is a different type of learning than at the beginner stage. You have mastered the grammar and the basic vocabulary, but most textbooks just carry on like nothing has changed. However, what you need at the intermediate stage is not just more dry grammar and lists of vocabulary.
"Great book. "
This audiobook is a leading accent-reduction toolkit with practical exercises to master a general American accent. It contains explanations on how-to form correct English sounds. The audiobook provides extensive practice with words, sentences, and funny verses. This audiobook is compact and easy to use with its 44 short lessons, each devoted to a single phoneme.
"Way too fast to listen too"
Add some kick to your characters with some quick and simple dialect training. Paul Meier has been training actors for over 25 years and now offers his experience to the casual pretender in these entertaining presentations. You will find accent tips, colloquialisms, and charismatic character concepts that will add to your storytelling, roleplaying, or cosplay.
"Worth the price but don't expect actual training"
Idioms are an essential part of the English language. It's easy to get lost in translation if you do not know the meanings of these everyday phrases. Inspired By English brings you a collective work about 117 of the most commonly used English idioms and phrasal verbs. This guide provides a short and memorable meaning for each common phrase along with three real world examples of how they are used. Many examples also focus on only one common phrasal meaning at a time so that you learn faster and more efficiently.
"personal favorite in my esl teaching toolbox"
Get Rid of Your Accent is a speech training manual for mastering British-English pronunciation. The audiobook is based on a tried and trusted method, used in London drama schools, that helps British people with provincial accents learn standard British English. It includes humorous sentences, tongue twisters, period verses, and rhyme exercises. Relevant subjects are received pronunciation, elocution, and phonetics.
This audio is the new and expanded third edition of American Accent Training, with four all-new chapters that cover the psychology of accent acquisition, American voice quality, a pronunciation overview, and an ESL instructor's guide. The audio features professional male and female voices that have been carefully selected to represent that perfect American accent.
The Horologicon (or book of hours) contains the most extraordinary words in the English language, arranged according to what hour of the day you might need them. From Mark Forsyth, the author of the number-one international best seller The Etymologicon comes an audiobook of weird words for familiar situations. From ante-jentacular to snudge by way of quafftide and wamblecropt, at last you can say, with utter accuracy, exactly what you mean.
Do people have trouble understanding you? Are you yearning for your dream career, but your accent is stopping you? Is English your second language? Do you believe that your accent may be keeping you from the advancement you've been seeking? In Accent Reduction For Professionals, you'll discover secrets of reducing - and eliminating - your foreign accent. With this guide, you'll quickly learn the easiest ways to sound more like an American and dramatically improve the way you sound.
Add some kick to your characters with some quick and simple Scottish dialect training. Paul Meier has been training actors for over 25 years and now offers his experience to the casual pretender in this entertaining presentation. You will find accent tips, colloquialisms, and charismatic character concepts that will add to your storytelling, roleplaying, or cosplay.
"Nothing but an informercial"
Robert Louis Stevenson's classic, The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde, sometimes known more simply as Jekyll and Hyde, has enthralled and horrified listeners for over a century, so much so that the novella has impacted our natural language, with the phrase Jekyll and Hyde coming to mean a person who is vastly different in moral character from one situation to the next. It is a classic to study for GCSE and is full of complexities that need to be understood.
In Business Spotlight Audio 5/2016 für September / Oktober gibt es zwei Schwerpunkte. Thema des ersten ist die "ethische Kommunikation", d. h. eine faire und nicht egoistische Kommunikation mit Kollegen. Der zweite ist vor allem für Führungskräfte wichtig, die Aufgaben an andere delegieren müssen. Neu ist der Personal Trainer, in dem es hier um Fragen zu einer Präsentation vor einem asiatischen Publikum geht.
Focus your English learning on the most frequently used adjectives. Learn just the 100 adjectives you need for everyday life.
English is the third most widely spoken language in the world and it is gaining ground. People in every corner of the globe are enrolling in English schools and online classes. But why? The reasons are varied but simple. Globalization of businesses, tourism opportunities, and the world of entertainment are only a few of them. This book is specifically written for Asian students who wishes to reduce their accent and greatly improve their English fluency level.
Chcesz opanowac slownictwo angielskie pozwalajace na swobodne prowadzenie rozmowy w róznych sytuacjach? Wypróbuj audio kurs "Angielski Vocabulary Master - 150 Phrasal Verbs", którego glównym celem jest nauka i trwale zapamietanie ponad 150 czasowników frazowych najczesciej wystepujacych w codziennych rozmowach i tekstach pisanych. Dzieki specjalnie opracowanym cwiczeniom, które ucza czasowników w kontekscie szybko je opanujesz i utrwalisz. To latwa i skuteczna nauka dla kazdego!
Animal Farm, by George Orwell, is one of the great dystopian novels of it's time and is layered with many different meanings, making it a joy to read and to interpret. Our audio tutorials, written by Aimee Coelho, a passionate English teacher at Millfield School in Somerset and an exam board examiner, will furnish you with everything you need for your GCSE coursework and exam preparation.
This series, written by Charlotte Unsworth, a prolific blogger on English literature and English teacher at Skipton Girls High School, will examine each of the 15 poems you are required to study across AQA's Love and Relationships poetry anthology for GCSE. From Seamus Heaney's 'Follower' to Charlotte Mew's 'The Farmer's Bride', each poem will be fully examined, looking at structure, form and language so that you will gain an in-depth understanding of all the aspects that you need to study.
Do you sometimes worry if your English sounds broken? If you do then you should definitely concentrate on improving your use of prepositions. Why? Because prepositions are the glue that stick English together. If you are not using them properly then your English will sound broken.
In diesem letzten Band verhelfen wir Ihnen von der mittleren auf die fortgeschrittene Niveaustufe. Machen Sie sich manchmal Gedanken, ob Ihr Englisch gebrochen klingt? Wenn ja, dann sollten Sie sich definitiv darauf konzentrieren, Ihren Gebrauch der Präpositionen zu verbessern. Warum? Weil Präpositionen buchstäblich die Klebestreifen sind, die das Englische zusammenhalten. Wenn Sie sie nicht richtig verwenden, dann klingt Ihr Englisch tatsächlich gebrochen.
Dieses Buch umfasst die ersten drei Bände von "150 alltägliche Anwendungsweisen Englischer Präpositionen" und ein zusätzliches Bonuskapitel. Machen Sie sich manchmal Gedanken, ob Ihr Englisch gebrochen klingt? Wenn ja, dann sollten Sie sich definitiv darauf konzentrieren, Ihren Gebrauch der Präpositionen zu verbessern. Warum? Weil Präpositionen buchstäblich die Klebestreifen sind, die das Englische zusammenhalten. Wenn Sie sie nicht richtig verwenden, dann klingt Ihr Englisch tatsächlich gebrochen.
Chcesz opanowac slownictwo angielskie pozwalajace na swobodne prowadzenie rozmowy w róznych sytuacjach? Ucz sie z kursem "Angielski Vocabulary Master - 100 Irregular Verbs", którego glównym celem jest nauka i trwale zapamietanie 100 popularnych czasowników nieregularnych najczesciej wystepujacych w codziennych rozmowach i tekstach pisanych. Dzieki specjalnie opracowanym cwiczeniom, które ucza czasowników w kontekscie szybko je opanujesz i utrwalisz oraz nauczysz sie ich uzywac w odpowiednich czasach.
The Official IELTS Prep Listening Strategies audiobook has everything you need to prepare and excel on the listening section of the IELTS! This powerful audio course was created by expert IELTS tutors and teachers who know the test and all its variations inside and out. Audio learners will find the presentation to be an exceptional learning experience that gives excellent preparation and guidance toward scoring high on the IELTS.
Der Berufssprachführer "Deutsch für Ingenieure" bietet die Möglichkeit, deutsche Vokabeln und Redemittel für typische Berufssituationen einzuüben oder sie schnell nachzuschlagen. "Deutsch für Ingenieure" wendet sich an englische Muttersprachler und enthält neben den Redemitteln auch eine einsprachige Deutsch-Grammatik sowie ein kleines Fachwörterbuch Deutsch mit phonetischen Transkribierungen und Übersetzungen.
The secret to speaking English perfectly. Do you sometimes worry if your English sounds broken? If you do, then you should definitely concentrate on improving your use of prepositions. Why? Because prepositions are literally the glue that sticks English together. If you are not using them properly then your English will sound broken.
The Official TOEFL Prep Listening Strategies audiobook has everything you need to prepare and excel on the listening section of the TOEFL! This powerful audio course was created by expert TOEFL tutors and teachers who know the test and all its variations inside and out.
If you speak French and want to improve your English, this book is for you. Focus your English learning on the most frequently used verbs. Learn just the 100 verbs you need for everyday life to talk about the past, the present and the future. One of the usual mistakes when learning a foreign language is that the student has no priorities. All the unknown verbs get the same attention.
In this edition: Present and past tenses; Singular and plural tenses; Singular and plural nouns; Singular and plural pronouns; Modal verbs and their usages; and Perfect tenses are carefully explained with example sentences in sentence constructions.