How to Understand Native Speakers

It can be very frustrating when you don’t understand native speakers – especially if you’ve been studying English for a while. When you get into a conversation and need to keep asking someone to repeat or slow down, it can feel demoralising! Here are three tips that can help. 1. Be patient Give yourself some… Read More

How to Talk to Your Boss in English

Most of us want to make a good impression with our boss or project manager. Creating a great relationship with a line manager can make a promotion or pay rise more likely. But it’s one thing to do this with a boss who speaks your own language – and quite another thing to do it… Read More

How To Be More Confident On The Phone

Making a phone call in a foreign language is difficult. You can’t see the other person, so you don’t get the visual clues that help you understand what they’re saying. Another problem is that you can’t predict what the other person will say – so you might find yourself in a situation where: – you… Read More