How can I improve my English?
Is this something you ask yourself?
If it is, then these 27 methods can help you take your English to the next level and you can start to REALLY improve your English language skills.
OK, so let’s start by dividing the English skills into smaller, more manageable areas. We have;
TEACHER: “LISTEN TO REAL ENGLISH that will help you improve your English”
STUDENT: "OK thanks" [watches an English documentary]
TEACHER: "Did you listen to real English?"
STUDENT: "Yes, I watched an English documentary"
TEACHER: "Fantastic, so what did you learn?"
STUDENT: "ermm...to be honest I don't know what I learnt from watching it, I just listened... I didn't know what to do when I listened."
English teachers, often tell English learners to expose themselves to real English. English learners are often told to watch English documentaries, listen to the radio or music, listen to English podcasts etc.
This is an excellent way to improve! However, the key is; to know what to do when you listen to English...
How can positive affirmations improve my English language and what exactly are they?
Positive affirmations are empowering phrases which you repeat to yourself which describe how you want to be.
‘’I’m successful with my English’’
‘’I find English fun and enjoyable’’
‘’I’m in control of my progress’’
‘’I can speak English accurately and with confidence’’
All of the above statements are what we call positive affirmations.
Are You a Successful English Student?
Do you know what you need to do to be successful with your English?
I have had the pleasure of teaching thousands of English students from all across the world. One thing I have noticed is that some students really take pride in their English and do everything they can to improve their English language skills.
In this blog post, let's take a look at what successful English students do, to take their English to the next level.
Matthew & Becky
Native British Teachers
Online English Skills
We help English learners take their English skills to the next level.