Last week I went to the headquarters of a bank, where I had a meeting with a department manager. “Jodie” (not her real name) wanted me to teach her English. However, the first meeting was only to talk. She was a pleasant, well-dressed woman, but seemed to be insecure. By the time we finished talking,… Continue reading Get Rid of Bad Learning Habits
Many people are absolutely sure that in order to speak good English you just need to practise speaking a lot. While that is true, it’s even more important to listen. The woman nodded when I explained her that we were going to make sentences with sometimes, usually, never and always. “Easy,” she said. She put… Continue reading Do You Know How to Listen?