What time of year has parties and fairy lights, hot wine and delicious delights? It’s Christmas time so here’s some Christmas magic for your English learning! I hope you’ve been good this year because Santa’s on his way with 12, absolutely free, e-guides and e-courses (from some of the best teachers online) to solve all your English problems!
You might be feeling a sense of information overload (too many choices!) with all the free English resources online. Where do you begin and which ones are for you? That’s why I wrote this article just for you. Each e-guide or e-course goes into detail to help you solve your English problems. Read on to find which guide or course is right for you to do this holiday.
12 incredible presents under your Christmas tree
Communicate in business English Like a Pro
Shanthi, from English with a Twist, has incredible content on her blog, which she started after leaving the finance world to teach business English for the past ten years. Her extensive experience in the world of finance and teaching clearly shows in this awesome guide.
Who should read this guide?
If you use English for work but you struggle to communicate effectively in English at work, then this guide is for you.
In her incredible guide, Shanthi teaches you more than just business English, she teaches you about real communication. This guide shows you how to meaningfully communicate and express yourself in business English. Shanthi talks about real communication, body language, how to listen better, how to keep it simple (I agree) and how to share your opinions and ideas clearly and effectively. This guide shows, not tells, you what you need to know with lots of great examples. Enjoy it! Click here to get the guide.
50 Shades of Get
Jennifer, the founder of Next Step English, has taught students from almost every continent in the world! I am always impressed by the quality of her content, that is why I am so excited to share her one of a kind free e-guide, 50 Shades of Get, with you.
Who needs this guide?
If you want to speak English more naturally and express yourself more easily you need to master (one of the most difficult words in the English language) get. Jennifer’s guide will teach you lots of phrases, phrasal verbs, English expressions and idioms that will have you using get like a native speaker in no time. The guide has a stunning format, it is easy to use with lots of pictures and examples to help you. I believe that this guide is good enough and even better than some resources you would pay for. Even Santa’s elves would be impressed by this one. It’s 50 shades of amazing, enjoy! Click here to get the guide.
500 + Real English Phrases (to help you improve your speaking)
Shayna, the founder of Espresso English, started Espresso English in 2012 and she has become one of the leaders in the online teaching community and has produced Santa sleigh loads full of amazing resources for English students, thanks Shayna!
Who needs this guide?
If you are trying to learn how to chat and make conversation like a native speaker, this guide is for you. Shayna’s guide includes 500 + real authentic English phrases to use in conversation from beginner to advanced levels. It includes phrases on how to; express your opinion, apologise, ask for help, say no and much much more. It’s real English to get you chatting at all your Christmas parties this year. Get the guide here.
The Five Step Plan for English Fluency
Jack from ToFluency knows how important it is for students to get fluent and he’s serious about helping get students there. With tons of experience, Jack will help you get results.
Who needs this guide?
If your English is not improving or you are learning English for the second or third time, Jack’s guide is for you.
In his guide, Jack shares the 5 steps that are so important for English students to take if they want to learn English successfully. Jack gives you the truth about learning English and what you need to do to get fluent. This guide is as good as if not better than Christmas pudding, enjoy! Get the guide here.
Fluent With Friends Mini-Course
The trio from Real Life, Chad, Ethan and Justin, are leaders in making learning as authentic and fun as possible.
Who’s this mini-course for?
You’ve read, heard or been told that you should watch English movies or TV to improve your English (yay!). But when you watch movies and TV, you can’t understand what the actors are saying or you don’t know how to turn your movie watching into actual English practice. Real Life’s course shows you how to use TV to improve your English without using subtitles or getting lost. That’s the Christmas spirit, enjoy watching TV shows this holiday! Get the course here.
5 Lesson Course on the Imitation Technique
Emma, the founder of MmmEnglish, is all the way from Australia. She is the creator of the imitation technique where she helps you to speak like and understand native speakers. Her lessons have more surprises, deliciousness and ingredients than a good Christmas cake. As her blog’s name shows, Mmm delicious, is what you’ll be thinking.
Who is this course for?
If you struggle to understand natural English speakers or you want to improve your English intonation, pronunciation and word stress, this course is for you. You will learn how to sound more natural when you speak English and improve your ability to understand native speakers. Mmm English has the Christmas recipe to get you speaking naturally. Like I said this course is, like all good things Christmas, delicious. Bon apetit and enjoy! Get the course here.
A Roadmap to Speaking Business English Like a Boss
This guide comes from yours truly, Ashleigh, at My Business English Coach.
Who needs this guide?
If you need to learn Business English for work fast (but not sure how) or you are tired of wasting your time learning business English without improving, then this guide is for you.
Time is money and wasting time learning business English is expensive. Even Santa knows that you have to be really productive to get all the presents delivered on time, so let this guide deliver some Santa worthy English results. This E-guide shows you all you need to know to learn business English quickly and effectively and take your learning path into your own hands. It will show you how to create an English learning plan (based on your needs and skills) and all the techniques and resources you need to do it. Enjoy! Get the guide here.
English at Homes’s New English Course
Clare, founder English at Home, has just released a new 18 WEEK FREE e-course to help you learn English. Clare is helping english students all over the world learn English at home and for free.
Who needs this course?
If want to learn or revise the most essential English phrases and grammar from A to Z, this guide is for you. Clare’s course covers topics like introducing yourself, making plans, giving your opinion and talking about the weather (and much much more). The best part? Each lesson comes with a quiz at the end, it’s very practical. Clare’s new course will teach you all you need to know so you can start speaking English right away. Get it here!
Phrasal Verb Guide
Jennifer, the founder of English Outside the Box, has been helping students learn English online since 2014 (she speaks Spanish and Portuguese too, cool).
Who is this guide for?
If you struggle to speak or understand informal conversational English and you want to learn phrasal verbs once and for all ‘check out’ (go look at) Jennifer’s phrasal verb guide. She shows you what phrasal verbs are, how to use them and she has a list of 50 phrasal verbs. You can’t get fluent in English without phrasal verbs plus they will help you express yourself more clearly and speak like a native speaker. Ho, ho, ho and enjoy! Get it here in her English Resource Library.
The Write like a Boss Email E-guide
From yours truly at My Business English Coach.
Who is it for?
If you write a lot of emails for business, but you don’t feel confident writing them or you waste a lot of time trying to write emails, this guide is for you. The Write Like a Boss guide gives you all the phrases you need to write Business English emails in half the time (it’s a complete email phrasebook). You can use the guide as a template to write all your emails quickly and easily. When you sign up for the e-guide you also get a free e-course on how to write business English emails as a bonus Christmas surprise. This guide will make writing letters to Santa a piece of cake, get it here.
9 Day Crash Course to becoming Fluent in English
Phrasemix has a free 9 day email e-course to help you become English fluent.
Who is this for?
Not sure if you’re learning English effectively or fast enough? This guide is for you! It’s a 9 day email crash course full of tips to improve your English learning. Each email contains a useful tip on how to improve your English learning, these tips are golden. Get the course here.
The Complete Guide to Foreign Language Immersion
Last but not least, Fluentu’s Immersion E-guide is great!
If you want to immerse (completely surround yourself) in English Fluentu’s e-guide is for you. This guide is stuffed (like a good turkey) full of excellent tips on how to improve your English learning experience and surround yourself in English (even if you don’t live in an English speaking country). Get it here.
Cheers for now!
I hope you found an e-guide to solve an English problem you have. I look forward to your English learning success and I wish you a very merry holiday season and a happy new year! Cheers to your learning in 2018!
The more the merrier so please share, share, share these presents with your friends, colleagues and family too, ’tis the season to be giving!