Staying motivated when learning [Quotes]

It’s not unusual to have a bad week where you just don’t feel like studying English at all – even if you’re normally very enthusiastic about improving your English skills! So, what can you do to give your motivation a boost? Many people find that quotes can inspire them and help them through the bad […]

Test your English level online

If you’d like to have an idea of your English level and the progress you’re making, this selection of websites will help. It includes sites providing grammar, vocabulary, and spelling tests; and some sites even tell you which English exam may be best for you Anyone can add to this list so if you have […]

Benefits of learning languages

Being able to speak more than one language has many benefits. It can improve your career prospects and increase your knowledge of other cultures; and it’s also said to improve your academic and multi-tasking skills. And according to this interesting research from Kaplan, bilingual people are sexy 🙂 Do you agree? How many languages can […]

Best IELTS websites

The International English Language Testing System (IELTS) is accepted as evidence of English language proficiency by over 8,000 organisations worldwide. Last year, more than 2 million tests were taken globally. IELTS demonstrates your ability to communicate well in English for education, immigration and professional accreditation (information from Here’s my list of some of the best online sites […]