1. Always Study and Review Phrases, Not
Never study a single, individual
word. Never. When you find a new word, always write down The Phrase it is in.
2. Don''t Study Grammar
Stop studying grammar, right now.
Stop. Put away your grammar books and textbooks. Grammar rules teach you to
think about English, you want to speak automatically-- without
3. The Most Important Rule -
The rule is listening. You must
listen to Understandable English. You must listen to English Everyday. Don''t
read textbooks. Listen to English.
Learn With Your Ears, Not Your
4. Slow, Deep Learning Is Best
The secret to speaking easily is
to learn every word & phrase DEEPLY. Its not enough to know a definition.
Its not enough to remember for a test.
You must put the word deep into
your brain. To speak English easily, you must repeat each lesson many times.
You must learn English
deeply. Just repeat all lessons or
listening many times. For example, if you have an audio book, listen to the
first chapter 30 times before you go to the second chapter. You could listen to
the first chapter 3 times each day, for 10 days.
5. Use Point Of View Mini-Stories
They are the most powerful way to
learn and use English grammar automatically. Use Point of View Stories for
You must learn grammar by listening
to real English. The best way is to listen to the same story... told in
different times (points of view): Past, Perfect, Present, Future.
Then you can listen to stories
with many different kinds of grammar. You don''t need to know the grammar rules.
Just listen to the Point of View stories and you will improve grammar
6. Only Use Real English Lessons
You learn real English if you
want to understand native speakers and speak easily. Use real magazines, audio
articles, TV shows, movies, radio talk shows, and audio books. Learn Real
English, Not Textbook English
To learn real English, you must
listen to English that native speakers listen to. Stop using textbooks.
Instead, listen only to real English movies, TV shows, audio books, audio
articles, stories, and talk radio shows. Use real English materials.
7. Listen and Answer, not Listen
Use Listen & Answer
Mini-Story Lessons. In each Mini-Story
Lesson, a speaker tells a short simple story. He also asks a lot of easy
questions. Every time you hear a question, you pause and answer it. You can find Listen & Answer lessons.
They will teach you to think quickly in English.