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The 80/20 Principle: A Revolutionary Approach to High Impact Learning

Have you ever considered the possibility that the great majority of English learners are wasting a lot of time and energy on activities that are not really helping them improve their fluency? Is it possible that a significant part of the failure and frustration that people experience is amplified by ineffective and outdated strategies that…

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5 Ways Travel Positively Impacts Your Life

It’s no secret how powerful and exciting travel can be for our language learning, and particularly your English fluency, but did you that travel positively impacts our lives in many other ways that might not be so obvious? In fact, recent scientific studies have revealed that traveling is good for many aspects of your health,…

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How Good Body Language Will Improve Your English AND Your Life

Are you scared or insecure when you speak English? Did you know that social scientists estimate that over 90% of what we communicate is non-verbal? This is a fascinating topic that goes way beyond the scope of language learning, but at the same time it is completely relevant. How you hold and present yourself in…

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How to Meet Native Speakers

This is a guest post by English fluency and speaking confidence expert Drew Badger. One of the best things you can do to build your fluency and speaking confidence is to close the textbook and get out and meet native English speakers. I recommend native speakers – as opposed to other learners – because you’ll…

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How Learning English Can Make You a Global Citizen

Why are you learning English? This is probably the most important question you can ask, but the depth and sincerity of your answer will not only determine the quality of your learning experience, but also the reward. Most people would say that they are learning English for professional reasons, some would say for travel, cultural…

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How to Trick Your Mind into Practicing English

Do you struggle with keeping a consistent English practice? Do you think you should be studying more than you currently do? If you’re like most people, you WANT to practice English more, but for some reason you don’t spend as much time as you like. Why does this happen? Why We Don’t Do What We…

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