Better Business English Blog

Find Your Listening Sweet Spot

Listening is a very strange thing.     Sometimes it seems to easy, and sometimes it feels impossible.   Have you ever had an English class, or maybe another English interaction where you understood *every word*, and felt great about it?  It’s a good feeling,...

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How to Build English Vocabulary

In the world of vocabulary, there is some controversy (argument where people have very strong opinions).   On one hand, there are people who really love a traditional method:  making flashcards.  People who like them talk about how important repetition is for...

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How do I Improve my English? It’s Easier than you Think!

In my last post, I talked about how important passive practice is.   And most people do understand that it’s important, but they still don’t do it (or not nearly enough).   Do you know why that is?   It’s because they don’t have a plan.   They say...

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The Fastest, Easiest Way to Practice English

Most English Learners have a problem.  Maybe you have it, too.   The problem is that most people really want to improve their English, but they don’t know the best way to do it.  Maybe you’ve had English classes on and off for years, and maybe you’ve tried...

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