Learn English Podcasts
"Learn English podcasts" are a great way to improve your English.
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- Learn English with Podcasts (Sound Lessons)
This is a popular self-study learning course.
It offers English lessons in these levels:
- Absolute Beginner
The lessons are also divided according to these subjects:
The lessons typically include:
- Audio or video
- Lesson's transcript
- Vocabulary and definitions
- Review questions
- Some practice
The teachers are native speakers and you can listen to many
different kinds of voices and speaking styles.
They focus on listening comprehension, and provide tools for reading
comprehension as well.
Lessons are made to include current events, words, celebrities, and so
on. So the content is very dynamic.
- You can sign up for a FREE membership. This
basically gives you access to some limited features. For the first 7
days it also gives you access to almost the entire site!
- You can upgrade to the
This costs $4 per month.
- You can upgrade to the
This costs $10 per month, and it gives you access to additional lesson
Plus, they give 110%
Money Back Guarantee on all memberships.
The site is very neat and welcoming. It has clear navigation, and the
speakers in the audio files sound really friendly, so the atmosphere is
The English language they are using is up-to-date and modern.
There are plenty of lessons to improve your level of English, step by
However, I did see some problems:
The pronunciation recording software didn't seem to work for me, but
maybe it has something to do with my own software.
Another problem I encountered was that the videos took a long
time to load.
So it wasn't so convenient. (The audio files, on the other hand, worked
The lessons themselves are pretty good, with the following exceptions:
If you hardly know anything in English – it seems to be of too high
for you. You should have some basic knowledge in English to start.
Also, in some cases I noticed the teachers using vocabulary that was a
bit too advanced for the level of the lesson. So you really need to
sure you understand what they say, and use a good dictionary when you
Other than that, englishclass101.com seems like a fun place for
learning English online, and of course you have the FREE trial period
to judge for yourself.