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20
SEP
2018

Is Learning English Just a Fad?

If you live in Europe, chances are you have colleagues and friends who are taking English lessons, or maybe you are taking lessons yourself! Individuals and employers spend a lot of money on English lessons for adults, especially those working in multi-national companies or those who
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04
JUN
2018

Think Adults Can’t Learn a Language? Think again!

What if I told you…everything you thought about language learning was wrong? How many times have you heard that adults can’t learn a foreign language as well as children? We often say that children are better adapted to learning languages, and that after early childhood, t
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17
APR
2018

5 Ways Being Bilingual Benefits Your Brain

Today, more than half the world’s population speaks more than one language. That might sound surprising for Westerners, who often don’t speak a language in addition to their own. And the benefits of speaking more than one language are also much more far-reaching than you m
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29
MAR
2018

Does Drinking Alcohol Really Help You Speak English Better?

Is it a university myth or urban legend? Many people who  are learning a second language or who are studying abroad have noticed that in social situations, especially when alcohol is involved, they suddenly seem to be better able to speak the language they are learning. But isn’
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06
MAR
2018

Top 5 English Learning You Tube Channels

So, you’ve been learning English for a while now, maybe you are taking lessons, maybe you are trying to immerse yourself in a new country. Nowadays, technology makes learning things so much easier, because we have access to so many teachers and methods via the internet. Guitar l
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15
DEC
2017

It’s a Holiday Sing-A-Long … 8 songs to learn IN ENGLISH ! (classroom activity!)

As you know, learning English can be difficult. But here at Speak English Center we always try to teach with the most fun, effective methods, including “non-traditional” classroom techniques that you may not have had in school. This includes theatre, film, art, and of course MUSIC ! T
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30
NOV
2017

5 Reasons Why Is English The “Global Language” of Today

If you are learning English right now, chances are it’s probably something to do with getting your degree, advancing in your career, or maybe for personal reasons like having an English-speaking partner. Nowadays it seems like everyone is learning English, and it is becoming the world
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25
OCT
2017

5 Reasons To Stop Being Embarrassed of Your Accent

Have you ever tried speaking English with a native speaker, knowing your words were correct, but the person couldn’t understand your accent? Did you suddenly become shy, embarrassed, and stop talking? That’s a typical problem for many English learners, and it’s a common reaction to ha
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29
SEP
2017

5 Ways Doing Theater Helps You Learn English

Do you enjoy watching movies? What about going to the theater to see a play? You don’t have to go all the way to Broadway: most towns have their own theater groups and local theaters for performances. Maybe you enjoy these things but have never acted in theater yourself…bu
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