Common Errors Japanese Learners Make

- Tim Lake

日本人によくある英語の間違い

There are a number of common errors that Japanese learners make that affect both beginners and advanced level students. So here are 6 common errors to work on.
初心者でも上級者でも、日本人がよくやりがちな英語の間違いというのがありますが、これらを改善することで英語力をすぐに上達させることができます。それでは6つの典型的な例を見ていきましょう。

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How to study at home

- Tim Lake

自宅学習の仕方

One of the principle difficulties students have when learning a language is knowing what to study at home between lessons. So here are some pointers on how to study at home.
英語学習者にとって、レッスン以外の時間に自宅でどんな勉強をすれば良いか、というのは悩みの1つだと思います。そこで今回は、自宅学習の方法についてご紹介します。

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How to practice pronuncing L & R sounds

- Tim Lake

LとRの発音練習の仕方

Japanese learners of English have particular difficulty with pronouncing /L/ and /R/. As this is a particular problem for Japanese English learners we though we’d give you some advice on how to improve your /L/ and /R/ sounds so they sound different.
日本人の多くが、LとRの発音が上手くできないと悩んでいます。 これは日本人の典型的な問題の1つですが、今回はLとRを発音し分けるためのヒントをご紹介しましょう。

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Word of the Week

WOTW: suit

今週の #WOTW は「suit」です。’Suit’ is a verb and a noun. We’ll have a look at the noun first, but keep on reading for the verb, one phrasal verb, and a couple of interesting idioms!

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WOTW: long

今週の #WOTW は「long」です。’Long’ is most commonly used as an adjective, but it is also a noun, a verb, and an adverb. Can you believe that? Keep on reading to learn more!

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WOTW: circle

今週の #WOTW は「circle」です。’Circle’ is a noun or a verb. There is also an idiom to describe what some shy people or people who are trying to hide something do sometimes. Keep on reading to know more!

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