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Old 25.10.2008, 00:39
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Hello there
I would like to improve my english level, aspecially as practising...But as you know It is rather difficult to do it in Switzerland. That`s why, initially, I look for persons speaking english to meet and to talk with them in leisure times. In addition to this, If there is anybody who appreciates teaching to me I m very pleased as well...
I look forward to hearing from you...
Bye..
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Old 02.11.2008, 16:23
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Re: English Learning

Perhaps if you could be a little more specific it would help: do you just want conversation practice? Meet people (the EF has various options!)? Pay someone to teach you? Also knowing something about *why* you want to learn and what your previous experience with the language is might help to locate the right kind of person for you.

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Old 02.11.2008, 18:24
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Re: English Learning

Why do you say that learning English is so difficult in Switzerland? There are so many native speakers who work as teachers here. Just hire someone.
Good luck.
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Old 02.11.2008, 18:47
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Re: English Learning

Hi again...
Yeah, you are right, I can hire a teacher and learn or improve my english level...I will do that as well...But As far as I know the english learning charces are rather high in Switzerland. With the price I m going to pay for this course should be accordince with my income.
Now, If there is anyone who would like to give me english lession which is more likely conversation plz. contact with me...
many thanks again.
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Re: English Learning

Students find the writing task very difficult. Like all learning problems, writing constitutes a serious problem to students. As students progress in their studies, they are expected to write about what they have learnt in their classes. However, if the students did not develop and improve their writing techniques, they will be unable to keep up with their level. As we all know, difficulties, which students face in writing, are rooted in a lot of things that they should have done. Brainstorming, for instance, is the very first stumbling block that student encounter because getting ideas depends on how much they read about their topic. Hence reading extensively counts a lot in being a good writer. Also students do not have enough materials to tackle big issues and get ideas and elaborate on them to come up with a satisfactory product. Also, Students have difficulties in recalling spelling, grammar and punctuation rules. And this problem manifests itself in their writings as: poor vocabulary, misspelled words, and so many other pitfalls.
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Re: English Learning

Trova, the best way for you to get some english conversation is to go were english speakers are once you have one english speaking friend you'll easily meet more, English forum events are good, there is also meetup and glocals that have events for english practice.
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Re: English Learning

Hi Trova

If you are looking to improve conversational english by practicing, you could join us in Baden every Tuesday evening from 7 PM onwards. We have some expats(mostly native English speakers) whom you can converse & improve your skills.For further details about the event,kindly check the calendar.

Please note the event is not a language exchange program but a evening get together for english speaking people in & around Baden.

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Old 06.11.2008, 01:04
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Hi Coolcd,
Thanks for you are interested in my english problem.
It souns good and reasonable..
If I may I will try to gather to this group. If I do that I believe that would be usefull for me. But I do not know exactly where you come together...
All the best to you.
bye.
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Old 06.11.2008, 07:16
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Hi Coolcd,
Thanks for you are interested in my english problem.
It souns good and reasonable..
If I may I will try to gather to this group. If I do that I believe that would be usefull for me. But I do not know exactly where you come together...
All the best to you.
bye.
Hey Trova

We meet every Tuesday evenings at Mr.Pickwick's Pub in Baden at around 19:00 hrs. I post the details in the calendar section of the website.
Please feel free to join us.

Cheers
Cd
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Old 06.11.2008, 16:59
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Thanks again
I will try to come there....
many thanks again
see you then
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Old 06.11.2008, 18:32
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That sounds interesting for me too :-)
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