In Episode 9 of Confident English Spotlight, I talk with Aide about her life as a graduate student in the United States and how she became brave in English.
Whether you’re on the phone, chatting with neighbors, and talking in a business meeting, you may need to tell someone to wait. Here’s how to do that in English.
Is it normal to say OMG or FYI in English conversation? Yes! Here’s how to use abbreviations like a native English speaker.
Here’s how to politely deal with those uncomfortable questions you don’t want to answer in English and move on in the conversation.
In Episode 8 of Confident English Spotlight, I talk with Jenny about moving from Ecuador to New York City and her need to become fluent in English. She share’s her inside tips for English fluency and confidence.
You might be surprised how native speakers give and get directions in English. In this lesson, get the real language that textbooks don’t tell you about so you can easily understand and give directions.
Not sure what to say when someone says, “You look amazing” or “You did an awesome job.” The truth is, we have right and wrong ways to respond to a compliment in English. Find out exactly what they are.
In episode 7 of Confident English Spotlight, I talk with Bayan about the challenges of moving to a new country and needing to use English to communicate. We also talk about reading in English and how she became more confident in speaking.
Stop feeling stuck and get the modern travel English you need for international flights, dealing with wifi and digital needs, staying in touch while traveling, and considering where to stay or eat.
Avoid saying something awkward like, “Umm, I’m done” when in English. Instead, learn 4 effective strategies for how to finish speaking in English.