Episode 7: IELTS. How to get a higher score within two months

By Maria Fernandez

In this lesson I give you three tips to help you get a higher score in your English exam. This is what I did to pass the entry exam for my Master’s in English Literature at the University of Edinburgh.

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Episode 6: This is the fastest way to improve your English listening skills

By Maria Fernandez

Understanding spoken English can be a real challenge, even if you’re at an advanced level. In this lesson I give you my best tip on how to improve your English listening skills fast.

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Episode 5: My journey to English fluency

By Maria Fernandez

An insight into my journey to English fluency. It’s been exciting, at times frustrating, and often inspiring. But, above all, it’s been a life-changing experience.

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Episode 4: English speaking practice with Shakespeare’s Sonnet 18

By Maria Fernandez

One of the biggest pleasures of learning English, is being able to read the wonderful books that English-speaking authors have written. Read out with me one of the most beautiful poems ever written in English.

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Episode 3: How to improve your English writing without a private teacher

By Maria Fernandez

Good writing is elegant, simple and clear. Bad writing is ugly and confusing. In this episode I show you how to write elegant sentences in English.

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Episode 2: English pronunciation practice. The long & short vowels

By Maria Fernandez

What”s the difference between “ant” and “aunt”, “ten” and “turn”, “fill” and “feel”? The answer: not just the length of their vowels. but also how they’re produced.

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Episode 1: Three things I wish I’d known years ago about fast English learning

By Maria Fernandez

Imagine learning English many times faster than you’re doing at present. Knowing what your brain likes and dislikes when it comes to learning will give you a big advantage.

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