Best English Online Dictionaries – a Review of 7 Top Names

I’ve extensively used online dictionaries, mainly Cambridge English Dictionary and dictionary.com, to improve pronunciation and transfer thousands of words from passive to active vocabulary. I started with dictionary.com. Much later, when I tried Cambridge English Dictionary, I realized that dictionary.com,…

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5 Ways Reading Improves English + Best Practices to Read

Reading improves English. If practiced correctly, reading books and novels suiting your level can accelerate vocabulary-building, improve grammar, and sharpen writing. Although reading doesn’t directly impact your spoken English, it can to some extent improve it through better vocabulary, reading…

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10 Ways to Learn Spoken English Fast

This post is about learning spoken English fast, and not about becoming fluent in 10 or 30 days. I don’t want to disappoint you, but it’s nearly impossible to become fluent in 30 days. (Please note, this post is specifically…

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You Can’t Become Fluent in English in 30 Days

You might have read advertisements claiming to make you a fluent speaker in 30… and some even in (gasp!) 10 days. You might have also come across blogs and videos with similar claims. Beware of such claims. They’re made mainly…

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