President Trump welcomes Customs and Border Patrol agent Adrian Anzaldua, right, onstage during a White House event to salute federal immigration personnel Monday. (Andrew Harnik/AP) “Just over a week ago, a human smuggler was arrested in Laredo for locking — and really locking — a horrible 78 illegal aliens inside of a trailer,” President Trump […]
Who is your favorite pop artist? Beyonce? Ed Sheeran? Bruno Mars? Guess what—now they are your favorite English teacher, too. You can learn English directly from these superstars (and many others) with music video English lessons. How so? There are several addictive websites that transform English music videos into language learning tools. That means you […]
A Ukranian couple received a thumbs-up Tuesday from Palatine’s advisory plan commission for a proposed day-care center in a renovated office building, but not before an official wanted assurances that children would learn English at the facility. Oksana and Igor Klishch want to convert the 5,650-square-foot building at 345 N. Quentin Road into Dreamers Child […]
If you speak English, you’re able to communicate with 20% of the people on Earth. That’s 1.5 billion people! Now that’s a lot of potential new friends, connections and employers. Why not give the kids in your life such amazing communication opportunities? Teaching English to kids is a gift they’ll take with them into adulthood. […]
So they’re finally done. I’ve written a book! In fact I’ve written two books, with the help of my awesome husband. So if you’re a Japanese parent and you’re going to live in an English speaking country, you need this phrase book to help you talk to doctors, teachers, shop assistants, other parents and other… […]
Part 1: Sometimes You Take a Leap Visit #2… here we go. Remember that they need to ride the bus. I have never ridden the bus. Rebecca has never ridden the bus. I had two kids in tow. We had 6 people trusting us to teach them how to do this thing they need to […]
Figuring out how to get a mobile phone contract isn’t easy when you don’t speak or read Chinese yet, but even once you’ve overcome this hurdle, the battle isn’t over quite yet. In the age of WeChat, Facebook Messenger, and Whatsapp, text messages can feel pretty antiquated, so you might be surprised by the number of messages […]
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If you Google the title of this blog, you will find a plethora of articles that extol the ability of children to learn a second language. You’ll read time and time again that children’s brains are like sponges, and they will soak up a new language easily. I want to emphasize that I am not […]
So you want to speak English like an American? In this article we have nine tips and tricks to get you on your way. This advice will not only help you not only improve your American accent, but you’ll also learn about contractions, idioms, and much more. This content was originally published here.