Resources: Notes on Life and Language in the United States

3 Ways to Casually Invite Someone Out for Coffee in English

Posted by Lindsay McMahon on Fri, Jan 30, 2015 @ 09:35 AM

Do you want to invite someone out for coffee in English? Maybe this person is a friend, a colleague or even a romantic interest?

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Topics: English Conversation

4 Reasons You Can't Articulate Your Thoughts in English and 4 Solutions

Posted by Lindsay McMahon on Tue, Jan 13, 2015 @ 04:15 PM

Do you ever feel like you can't express exactly what you want to say in English?

Do your colleagues tell you that you "ramble on" too much?

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Topics: Business English Presentations, Business English Vocabulary

A Special Bonus for Your English in the New Year

Posted by Lindsay McMahon on Mon, Jan 05, 2015 @ 03:30 PM

Are you ready to make 2015 the year that you FINALLY start feeling confident when it comes to speaking English at work?

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Why Your Business English Emails Aren't Working

Posted by Lindsay McMahon on Fri, Dec 05, 2014 @ 06:25 PM

You communicate with colleagues, potential customers, your boss, and everyone else every day by email in English.

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Topics: business English emails

Video Lesson! How to Politely Say "No" to an Invitation in English

Posted by Lindsay McMahon on Tue, Nov 18, 2014 @ 07:54 PM

Do you struggle when you don't know the right English vocabulary words to use in certain situations?

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Topics: Daily Life in the US, English Conversation

How to Ask Your Colleagues About Their Weekend in English

Posted by Lindsay McMahon on Fri, Nov 07, 2014 @ 02:53 PM

Do you want to connect with your colleagues at work?

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Topics: Business English Vocabulary

Double Your English Confidence with 3 Phrasal Verbs for Business

Posted by Lindsay McMahon on Fri, Oct 24, 2014 @ 08:40 AM

You go to work every day and every day you feel insecure about your English.

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Topics: Business English Presentations, Business English Vocabulary

How to Be More Spontaneous in English

Posted by Lindsay McMahon on Fri, Oct 17, 2014 @ 12:38 PM

Are you well-spoken and articulate in your native language?

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2 REAL English Questions to Start a Conversation at a Professional Event

Posted by Lindsay McMahon on Thu, Oct 09, 2014 @ 12:01 PM

Did your English teachers in school teach you "textbook English"?

Are you now out in the business world and are you frustrated because you realize that the phrases that you learned in school aren't actually used in real life English?

If so, I will teach you two great questions to start a robust English conversation at a professional networking event in English.

Check out my video below!

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Topics: Video Lessons, Business English Vocabulary

One Secret Tip to Get Native-like English Pronunciation

Posted by Lindsay McMahon on Tue, Sep 16, 2014 @ 05:42 PM

So you want to sound like a native English speaker and you have been trying to do this for years, right?

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Topics: English Pronunciation, How to Learn English

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