Practice Makes Fluency

cristiano rinaldo

Despite hours and hours of school, many students don’t end up speaking English very well.  There are many possible reasons that revolve around poor instruction and materials:  too much focus on vocabulary study, over reliance on textbooks and purely educational materials, high student affective filters, no purposeful use of the language, over emphasis on testing […]

Hilary’s Story

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Here’s another in our series of EnglishCentral “superusers“.   Inspiring and a great example of how once a student decides to take control of their own learning – the sky’s the limit! Hilary ’ s   story [ Download as PDF ] I am Hilary, living in Chongqing, China  which is famous for its dish, “hot-pot” and clouds of […]

EnglishCentral Superuser: Artem Melikjanyan

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We like to highlight from time to time, our “super” users, members who  Watch | Learn | Speak  many videos every week.  Usually, they study the video lessons as quick as we can produce and publish them on the site!  Read about our all time superuser – Piroska. This week we are pleased to highlight […]

How Do I Learn English?

study blues

I get asked all the time, “What’s the best way to learn English?”. Usually by frustrated learners, so many of them! I’ve learned that without knowing the person well, I have to be quite general in my response. However, it always comes down to a version of, “Love and do what one will” (to quote […]

Study Vocabulary with a cliplist

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Are you struggling to build a powerful vocabulary? Need to succeed at TOEIC or TOEFL? Want a powerful tool for teaching vocabulary that shows the variety of actual use and context of the word? Look no further – use the Vocabulary cliplist for a word on EnglishCentral. A cliplist is a series of lines of […]

Studying Vocabulary with EnglishCentral

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Vocabulary along with speaking is our strength. We track EVERY word you Watch / Speak or Learn on EnglishCentral. We offer you the ability to study vocabulary at your selected level and either the words related to the video you Watched / Spoke or words related to a topic/theme. We also have so many other […]

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