It’s that time of year when we are all swept away by the creative energy of a brand new beginning and you should definitely take advantage of this momentum to take your English to the next level.
Here are 5 ways in which you can do this in 2021:
- Do what you enjoy
What floats your boat? Watching YouTube videos about cooking or DIY? Listening to music while doing the washing up? Gorging on takeaway while watching a TV series. Do all of these and more, but make sure English is a part of this. Combining an enjoyable activity with learning a language will increase your ability to memorise and the chances you’ll stick with it are higher.
- Less is more
Set aside 20 minutes on your busy day to study. It doesn’t really matter what you choose to do – record new vocabulary in your favorite notebook or tune in to a podcast about starting your own business. Consistency is the key. Create visual reminders and reward yourself for not missing a day this week.
- Accountability is crucial
Have you ever noticed that doing something with a friend or even a group of mates increases your motivation? Well, apply this principle to your study routine and you will certainly see some great results sooner than you think. Find a study buddy and set yourself weekly SMART goals. Staying in touch with your study buddies throughout this process will make you more accountable and this in turn will allow for even more consistency. A win-win all around!
- Stop procrastinating
There will never be a right time to start! Accept it and take action NOW! Sign up for that class you’ve always wanted to join, book that course your friend did last year which allowed them to finally grab that promotion! You can be the next person landing their dream job too.
- Start studying with us 🙂
We’ve got your back when it comes to mastering your English. We’ve seen it all – low levels, high levels, exam takers, Business English clients. Why do you want to improve your English? Whatever your reason, simply reach out – WE CAN HELP!
Not sure yet if you want to start paying for classes? Why not join our FREE bi-weekly conversation class ‘Taboos and issues’? It will happen every other Monday at 7 PM UK time on ZOOM! To sign up, click HERE
Hope to see you there!