We help people ace their English proficiency exams since 2007. IELTS, OET, PTE, TOEFL, CELPIP - we got it covered. Join our discussions on the struggles and triumphs of non-native English speakers in preparing for the exams. Discover and learn some tips for improving one's English skills and confidence. Do it the Niner way.
LISTENING AND ACCENT FAMILIARIZATION
How different is watching and listening to English conversations on television or in movies as compared to actually listening and talking to someone face to face in English? Remember the time when you actually interacted with a native English speaker? It was totally nerve-wracking, right? Even Sir Brian, Sir Pheelyp, and Sir Ervin had the same initial struggles. What did they do to get used to listening to different English accents? Find out in this episode.
Refining Your Reading Comprehension
Ervin, Brian, and Pheelyp share how they found the spark that ignited their love for reading. Discover the effective strategies they used to easily recall and retain details even from passages with topics or subject matters that do not really pique their interest. If these worked for them, it can surely work for you, too!
Building Your Vocabulary
This exciting episode will cover how our 9.0 Senior Coaches developed the extensive vocabulary they have at present. Adapt these tips and tricks and see your lexical resource grow exponentially in no time.
Getting Giddy with Grammar
In non-native English-speaking countries, people have always been intimidated by the English language due to its perceived intricacies, especially in grammar. There is also a notion that the English language is just for the elites and privileged, but, is it? In this episode, we will debunk these mindsets and establish that just like any other skill, English can be developed with consistency and dedication in learning and practicing it - grammar included.
How to Improve One's Writing Skills
Join the hosts down memory lane as they recall their journey to improving their writing skills. When and how did the start? What challenges did they encounter? What made them the brilliant writers they are now? All these and more in today's episode.
Speaking in English as Non-Native Speakers
Let us talk about the initial struggles in learning the language and how to overcome these challenges. As a bonus, we will be giving some tips on how to become a more confident English Speaker.
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