Why English pronunciation is so difficult, or is it? Is it all just so contradictory??

1) The bandage was wound around the wound. 2) The farm was used to produce produce. 3) The dump was so full that it had to refuse more refuse. 4) We must polish the Polish furniture. 5) He could lead if he would get the lead out. 6) The soldier decided to desert his dessert … Read more

How To Understand Fast Speech.

Do you have any difficulties when listening to people speaking fast? Why do you think these difficulties occur? The following sentences are not written using normal spelling but I am using them as an example of how fast speech looks when you hear it. Try reading each one aloud. Then rewrite them using normal correct spelling. … Read more

Teaching English In Budapest.

I gave this blog post the title ‘Teaching English In Budapest’ because I would like to focus this post on Hungarians who are learning English. I teach at many international companies here in Budapest where many employees must have a good knowledge of English. The main areas that students always say they would like to improve … Read more