Today, English in undoubtedly the leading lingua franca in the world and is gaining increasing importance as an international means of communication.
Taking Skype lessons with a British English teacher can help you improve your language skills and gain a competitive advantage over those who lack native input and guidance. Regular online conversational classes can play a key role in ensuring good progress in spoken English and a better understanding of the language.
Skype lessons with a British English teacher are the most effective way of breaking the language barrier and learning to SPEAK properly. Local non-native teachers might provide good grammar lessons and a firm hand, but real speech practice and error correction can only be gained through regular contact with a native English teacher from Britain, America, Australia, etc. No matter how good non-native teachers are, in the end they will always end up passing some of their own mistakes on to you.
Unfortunately, the number of qualified British English teachers in your city is likely to be extremely low unless you live in an English-speaking country. That’s why Skype English lessons with UK tutors make perfect sense – distance is not an issue, you have access to a wide choice of British English teachers and you can study from your home or office while saving time and money. Studying via Skype with native English teachers is also more interesting because you can gain unique insights into life abroad and find out about all the latest trends in British culture and language.
OTUK online English courses make good use of the internet as a source of valuable up-to-date study material. We don’t use dusty textbooks, but instead select interesting and engaging articles, videos, exercises and other study aids to make your Skype lessons as relevant as possible. Our native English teachers come from a range of diverse backgrounds and professions, which makes them great tutors with experience that goes beyond the four walls of a traditional classroom.
Skype English lessons with British teachers don’t have to be expensive. In fact, studying online with OTUK is 50-60% cheaper than taking individual lessons face-to-face with a native teacher in a large city like Moscow, Paris or Tokyo. Online English courses also save you time and money because there is no travel involved. All you need is a good internet connection and a computer or mobile device. Try our Skype lessons for yourself by requesting a trial consultation today!
One of the greatest challenges when learning English is mastering the spoken language. Conversational English presents problems in terms of both understanding and delivery as it can differ greatly from standard “textbook” forms. Continue reading