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Regular articles, tips and advice on understanding spoken English

What’s it like to work with a listening teacher?

So, you’ve read about what you need to do to go subtitle free. And about my new programme, Freedom from Subtitles. But how does it all work? What happens when you work with a listening teacher? In this post, I’m taking you behind the scenes of what it’s...

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What does it mean to be subtitle free?

Isn’t it annoying when people have different definitions of the same thing?   Take “fluency” for instance. This simple word is the origin of a lot of angry tweets and comments.   Benny Lewis’s definition (his site is called Fluent in 3 Months, which upsets a...

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