Do you realize that by 2014 the majority of the non-English speaking countries will learn English via online? It may sound hard to believe, but honestly, it is the most convenient way to learn English. You don’t have to be in a classroom to take up a tutoring class, ride a train or a car to get to your class on time.
How this works?
It is very easy. You don’t need to take down notes to remember the it.
- Just download an app, a software such as Skype, Facetime or QQ
- buy a headset with a mic
- find an English tutor whose English is their native language
- pay the fees
- set your schedule
- And, you are ready for your first class.
What is Skype? To those who are tech savvy this question is so ridiculous for you. But, what about others who don’t know Skype? Skype is a free software that you can download it online. Google the word “SKYPE”. Once you find their website, proceed to the download button. Have your Skype working or else you won’t be able to call. Calling somebody from Skype to another Skype is free. Even if the person is living in another country, you are not going to spend a single penny just to talk to someone.
Facetime is an app available only for apple products. You can only connect it with someone who has a Facetime app in their iPhone, iPad or PC using your email or phone number. Like Skype, it has video and voice calls to someone that is for free. The only difference between Skype and Facetime is that if you have the latest apple products having a video call to someone
QQ is one of the leading free apps that is helping Asians learn another language via online. One of the disadvantage is that QQ is run by the Chinese characters. For English tutors, what you can do is to use Google translate to be able register and get a new account.
Why your tutor should have English as their native language?
The reason is simple. Improved accent. Despite the fact that you had thoroughly improve your English grammar, English spelling and Reading, having to master speaking in English can be challenging. There is an accent that you need to improve. And, one way to reach such a goal is to hear a tutor who is a Native American/English speaker. Watching movies can help you. But the fastest way is to learn it is with an English tutor.