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9 Best Audiobooks for Business English Learners

English is the most popular language in the world, with over 1.5 billion speakers. Only a quarter of them are native speakers, which confirms the global importance and supremacy of this language. In such circumstances, it is evident that English also became the lingua franca of international…


Added by Karen Dikson on August 30, 2017 at 8:30 — 1 Comment

How to do an essay quickly?

Writing a good essay on a short deadline is one of the most challenging tasks even for the most experienced writers. As a rule, college students are required to write papers really quick. Sometimes the initial deadline is pretty short, and sometimes the students simply forget about their assignments and mind them in an hour before the deadline ends.

Writing a good essay on a short deadline is one of the most challenging tasks even for the most experienced writers. As a rule, college…


Added by Jimmy Braun on August 17, 2017 at 13:55 — No Comments

Do You Know These 15 English-French False Friends?

There are many French words that look English words but their meaning is totally different. These words are called false friends because they confuse both English and French people.

In this article, we’re going to share with you a list of common French false friends that will help you out. Check…


Added by John Bishop on June 8, 2017 at 12:34 — 3 Comments

English is the only language you should use here

Yes, I mean you shouldn't use any other language here. 

I know your first language is not English, and your first language or mother tongue may even be considered to be the most beautiful language in the world. Besides, you may be so good at it or you may think your language is so effective in expressing a complex or subtle thought. Nevertheless, don't be tempted to use it here on MyEC - since MyEC is a website created for you to learn or teach English.

If you can't write…


Added by Expector Smith on April 3, 2017 at 13:30 — 10 Comments

Four Practices to Learn English Better

Two days ago I found a very interesting article called How can we help our students think in English? Within the article a teacher suggested four approaches that she practiced to improve her…


Added by Pilar on March 27, 2017 at 21:30 — No Comments

5 Simple Ways to Write a Perfect Essay

If you are a little worried about your essay try these five steps first. Sometimes, writing the perfect essay isn’t as difficult as it first appears when you are sat in front of your PC with a blank word processor document. Remember that never trying is the same as always failing.…


Added by Karen Dikson on March 17, 2017 at 14:37 — No Comments

Writing Challenge: My Story Behind the Picture



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Negative effects of TV Programs towards the Attitudes of Children

A child’s brain is like a blank sheet of paper.  It creates early impressions on what they observe, and television has the power to influence the perception through how the child sees the world. “…Cartoon Network has found out that in Asia, Filipino children are the most connected with television.”( J. Angelo Racoma). However the aim of this essay is to discus some negative effects of TV programs towards the attitude of children and to…


Added by Yeshiwua on February 9, 2017 at 22:06 — 3 Comments

Why is English Important to me?

Bangladesh, basically a struggling country of South Asia is known to all as the land of poor people and natural calamities, although it's also the land of longest sea beach Cox's Bazar and biggest Mangrove Forest Sundarban.

However, I have to admit that, as a developing country we have plenty of problems too.

As I told you in my…


Added by Khan on January 30, 2017 at 15:30 — 6 Comments

Boost Your Writing: 9 Ways to Choose the Best Content Writing Services for Your Business

Business owners can examine  writing services to develop content for their venture. For various reasons, a company can utilize writing services for their content creation. Finding out different ways to choose the appropriate service can benefit the business.…


Added by Malia Keirsey on December 30, 2016 at 11:00 — No Comments

A Guide to Learning English with the Help of Modern Writers

“O human race, born to fly upward, wherefore at a little wind dost thou so fall?”

Wait, what? We go the first part of that quote, but what’s that “wherefore at a little wind dost thou so fall?” That was Dante Alighieri, by the way. Even a native English speaker…


Added by Jessica Freeman on December 7, 2016 at 12:00 — No Comments

Top 7 Mistakes that will Land Your English Dissertation in the Trash Pile

You’ve come this far. All the coursework, all the essays and papers, sitting through boring lectures, and pulling “all-nighters” at examination time. Now, you just have this one last project – the dissertation – and you will have that degree in your hand.

Here’s the…


Added by Steven Mehler on December 6, 2016 at 12:03 — No Comments

Top 7 Ways to Boost Your English Essay Creation Productivity

One of the biggest bottlenecks you face as a student is how much you can actually write. That can put a real crick in your plans, particularly if you’re trying to write essays on different subjects at the same time and have other things that you need to do…


Added by Steven Mehler on November 22, 2016 at 15:36 — 3 Comments

How to Write a Poetry Analysis Essay



Added by Tia on November 15, 2016 at 11:20 — 2 Comments

10 Languages that are Easiest for Native English Speakers to Learn

Languages are ranked according to the level of difficulty, and to say which ones are easiest for native English speakers to learn is subjective. It usually depends on the person learning the language, but according to the ranking made by Foreign Service Institute, here are the top 10 languages that are closest to English and therefore the easiest for native English speakers to learn.…


Added by Luisa Brenton on October 24, 2016 at 13:46 — No Comments

Top 10 Steps for Writing Superb English Research Papers

1)  Choose Your Subject

A crucial moment before you begin your English research paper is when you select your subject. You want writing your paper to go as smoothly as possible and factoring in how many pages your paper needs to be, your resources, the…


Added by Steven Mehler on October 20, 2016 at 13:22 — 4 Comments

Expector's Tips on English Usage (1): replace or substitute

Yes, 'tip' means 'advice'. From now on, I'll try to give you some tips on English usage - every week or every month or whenever I feel like giving such a tip. 

The tips aren't really blog challenges, though you can write a blog on any tip I give you - sure, I'll try to correct you If you write such a blog. 

I hope you'll agree it's a good idea for me to give you such a tip often. You could also consult a dictionary or a native English teacher if you're not sure…


Added by Expector Smith on September 17, 2016 at 4:30 — 9 Comments

Einstein College of Australia

Welcome to Einstein College of Australia which is conveniently located in the heart of Melbourne. Our aim is to deliver quality educational programs, services and to provide students with meaningful learning experiences. As such we are committed to ensuring our teaching and learning methods are innovative, challenging and engaging.

Einstein College offers a wide variety of nationally accredited courses to both local…


Added by Denisha on August 24, 2016 at 7:00 — No Comments

English Wins

Yes, the 2016 Rio Olympics are over. The United States and the United Kingdom, both of which speak English, have won the most gold medals. 

The US is almost always at the top of the Olympic medal counts - the Rio Olympics is no exception. To my surprise, the UK is number two on the list, not China or Russia or Germany. 

So, English wins - maybe because both of them speak English.…


Added by Expector Smith on August 23, 2016 at 11:00 — 20 Comments

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