Part II—A practical examination of why you should spend your time learning different meanings of words you already know, rather than trying to improve your comprehension by learning more words.
Learning more words is rarely the solution to comprehension troubles. How well do you know the 2,000 most frequently used words? Even if you have no interest in language learning, this post clearly demonstrates how challenging English can be—even when only using simple words.
Over the years, I've noticed a number of similarities between language learning and learning to play the guitar. I examine 10 of those similarities in this post.
Clarification about similar verb tenses and suggestions on which verb tenses English language learners should focus on.
A clear explanation of the meanings and uses of the 12 English verb tenses, with examples.
Step-by-step guide on how to use the Chrome extension "Language Reactor" for learning English.