How to get rid of accent in English

English teachers all over the world never tire of arguing that there is no need to be shy about your accent. But this does not mean that you cannot improve yourself or try new things. If you've always wanted to speak like Lady Mary of Downton Abbey or Audrey Hepburn in Breakfast at Tiffany's, go for it! Choose with which ...

9 sites with free audiobooks in English

Many people love to read books, but not many have time to read. Therefore, we offer a selection of 9 sites with the best audiobooks in English for children and adults. All resources are free and do not require registration, so now no ...

English expressions, which are confusing, we laugh Americans

Has it ever happened that you are talking to a foreigner and it seems that you have not confused anything, but his eyes widen and he clearly does not understand you? It's easy to get into an awkward situation when you don't speak your native language and don't know all the intricacies of using certain words. This happens especially often with homophone words that sound the same or almost ...

The mistakes that Americans most often notice in our speech

Mistakes in the speech of Russian-speaking people studying English arise not only due to confusion in grammar or insufficient vocabulary. It is also difficult for us because our speech apparatus was formed in a different way and "sharpened" for a different pronunciation. And besides, we perceive many ordinary things differently from native speakers of English. Bright Side has systematized ...

135 most useful phrases in English

If you speak English, you will not be lost anywhere. Lifehacker has prepared a selection of phrases that will be useful to all travelers vacationing abroad. 1. Phrases for all occasions 2. For communication at the airport and on board 3. Phrases for communication at the hotel ...

12 resources for TOEFL preparation

TOEFL cannot be compared to any English exam we took at school, university or in courses. It has its own structure, specific logic and tasks. In addition, special attention should be paid to vocabulary, since the exam tasks include texts ...

20 language errors that will be issued abroad

Few speak a non-native language perfectly. And there are mistakes that make people abroad understand that you are most likely from Russia. These mistakes are natural and predictable and are usually explained by the habit of “thinking in Russian”. Online English School Skyeng has prepared a list of the most typical ...

13 free online English courses from top American universities

Many people do not have enough money to study English to attend exactly the courses they would like, or the schedule does not fit into the work schedule. ForumDaily has prepared information on 13 online English courses in different directions, which will soon begin in the prestigious American ...

Free online English courses that start right now

Many people do not have enough money to study English to attend exactly the courses they would like, or the schedule does not fit into the work schedule. ForumDaily has prepared information on 13 online English courses in different directions, which will soon begin in the prestigious American ...

Funny English idioms and their meaning

It is not uncommon to hear phrases or expressions in English that are confusing to any foreigner for whom English is not their first language. These are idioms, or phraseological units, which for English-speaking people are an integral part of everyday communication. About some of them, funny and ...

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