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Loads more listening activities …

I have known about Randall’s ESL Cyber listening lab for a long time, but somehow I forgot to put a link to it in the study list of useful websites on the right-hand side of this page. Anyway, better late … Continue reading

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so … are you worried about your pronunciation?

Steve Martin, with a bad French accent, apparently trying to master American English, in the remake of the Pink Panther movie. What pronunciation difficulties do you have? Have you checked the BBC pronunciation web page? Have you asked your teacher … Continue reading

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but … if you really wanna learn English … try this site, it’s excellent!

I was having a quick look on the good old Internet, to check out what is happening, and available, for those of you who have some time and motivation (as well as access to a computer!) to study more. And … Continue reading

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do u know iKnow?

Recently, I have heard a lot of people talking about iKnow, which is a social website that teaches English to Japanese (and other nationalities). I had a look at the website, and really is excellent with lots of different features. … Continue reading

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Say hello to ELLLO

I have heard about the ELLO site in the past, but not really explored it before. It looks like an excellent resource for practising your English outside of the classroom, though. This is what they say on their homepage … … Continue reading

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Two useful links for self-study

I have added a link to a site called Audio English in the blog roll below the calendar on the right. Have a look as there seems to be quite a lot of listening texts mainly focusing on real life … Continue reading

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Some hontony advice …

A new feature of the honTony blog space will be to make advice about study skills absolutely clear by putting them in a bright yellow box! 🙂 That way they will be unmissable, I will also link them to the … Continue reading

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