Are you in this situation?
Resources: Notes on Life and Language in the United States
I hope your year is getting off to a great start!
It's 2013! A brand new year! A brand new chance for you to change some of your old habits and ways of thinking when it comes to learning English.
Tuesday is New Year's Day and that means goodbye 2012 and hello 2013! Can you believe it?
Many of us suffer from a disease in our culture today. That disease is a feeling that if we make mistakes, there must be something wrong with us. How does this disease impact you as an English learner? Where does this mindset come from?
What happens when you set a goal with a specific deadline, find support and accountability for reaching that goal, and focus specifically on turning your weaknesses into strengths?
What methods are you currently using to learn English? How well are they working? If they aren't working well, do you think the problem is that you aren't working hard enough?
Thursday is Thanksgiving Day.
I learned something important from one of my students last week.