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12 Experts Reveal How to Improve Your English Accent


The most studied language in the world.

By far:

According to the Washington Post, there were 1.5 billion learners of English in the world in 2015.

The next most studied language, French, came in at a mere 82 million.


How to Keep Learning a Language when You No Longer HAVE to

Every experienced language learner knows it.

Motivation is hard to come by sometimes.

The best way to obtain it is to have an actual “need” to learn a new language.

But what to do when that need disappears?

19 experts help out.


How Should I Learn Foreign Grammar? 22 Experts Show You How

Learning grammar — for many the horror of learning a new language.

But does it have to be this way?

Let’s find out in this second edition of Ask the Experts.

20 language-learning experts give super balanced advice on how to learn foreign grammar.


38 Language-Learning Experts Reveal Their Favorite Methods for Learning Vocabulary

Want to learn more words in your target language? And want to learn them faster?

38 Experts share their most effective vocabulary-building method with you.

Probably the most balanced advice on learning vocabulary you’ll ever find.