How to start a conversation with a stranger, lesson 1

Starting a conversation is not very easy for every one , In this lesson you will learn how to start a discussion with a stranger. Some people do not know the proper way of starting a conversation.

A conversation between two students.

Common phrases used in starting a conversation

How to start a conversation

 Remember the following tips before starting  conversation 

  • Start with having a nice smile on your  face 
  • Give a short introduction about yourself.
  • Share your qualifications detail shortly.
  • Share something about your professional skills if necessary.


Greetings and farewell:

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Tenses in English grammar

There are three stages: the past (past), present (present), and tomorrow (future). Each time step consists of different tenses. The verbs in the English tenses are not inflected. The exception is the 3 Person singular in the present tense. There are three main types of sentences and each has four further types: On the following page, … Read more

How to write a Curriculum Vitae (cv)

resumeThe CV completely informed about your personal and professional career. It must be clearly organized to allow the reader a quick overview.
The essence must be presented clearly and in the correct order.
Do not falsify or conceal your information.

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The resume should be written with a typewriter or computer. The scope extends to a maximum of two pages.

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Write Successful Business Letters in English

businessEnglish is recognized as the business language worldwide so you need to know how to write a good letter? Read how you can impress with your business letter.

A successful first impression

Write the best salutation to make a good first impression. Make sure that you specify the name and address of the addressee properly, eg: Dear Ms. Ahmed Ali. Use Dear Sir or Madam, if the name of the addressee is unknown.

Call your concern

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Basic English grammar

Structure of Sentence Positive sentences The basic word order in affirmative sentences in English is subject-predicate-object. Example: I play football. The objects we distinguish between an indirect object (indirect object – whom or what) and a direct object (accusative-who or what). For the position of the location and time, there is the simple rule: place … Read more

Learn and improve English writing skills

wThe basic thing that you need to concentrate on learning the English writing skills is grammar. It is very important to understand the past, present and future tenses, if you write in English. English writing is not as easy as speaking English. It requires the correct grammar, sentence structure and proper names to understand the reader. Here you will find general information about people who write in English and also for people who wanted to acquire writing skills and they are:

  • When you write in English, it is very important that you must write to the level of the reader.
  • It is very difficult for the audience as they judge to understand the language of the writer. So it should be made as simple as possible when write in English.
  • Avoid technical terms, bombastic words. Sometimes these words can appear in different accents, and they are difficult to understand.
  • In order to write good English, you must practice continually writing in English with the help of English writing software.
  • All kinds of writing software is available on the Internet and can also be downloaded.
  • If you can not find the software, then you can start using MS Word 2007 version and writing practice on them.

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Improve your English reading skills

rrYou break out in sweat when you have to read texts in English? Staring at a page full of foreign words, even a secure reader can unsettle. Here are five useful tips that will make reading an adventure for you.


Do not rush yourself. Before you begin, look at the title and any images. This will give you an idea about the subject. Think about what you already know about this topic. Also make clear what you expect of the text and write down any questions. Through these preparations, you can begin even before you have opened the first page.

The first impression

Now that you have an idea of ​​the topic, you can begin. Read the text completely and without interruption. Make now but still worry about the details. You just try to only develop a sense of the text. This is called skimming. When you are done, think about how much you have understood.

It’s all in the details

Do you remember the questions you wrote down as the beginning? It is now time to look for the right answers. Read the text again, though slowly and carefully. Search for words or phrases that relate to your questions. This is called scanning. If you find other interesting or important facts that you emphasize this in also. Then you should have a better understanding of the text.

Words, words, words!

You do not have to understand every word to understand the whole text. Look for keywords or phrases that you do not understand out and write on it. But Access is not equal to the dictionary! Try rather to understand the meaning from the context. Then use a dictionary and refer to if you have properly appreciated. You will definitely be surprised

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How to speak English fluently?

Speaking English fluently is the dream of every English learning student, but the majority of Pakistani students cannot speak the English language, even our Master in English is unable to communicate in a suitable way. We study English in our whole academic career, there are many factors involved in our failure, I will discuss later, … Read more

How can you improve your listening skills?

There are 4 basic skills of every language, and listening is considered the most important skill, because without improving this skill we are unable to speak. English has the advantage that a certain listening skills relatively quickly adjust and that it has thus not too difficult to train the existing listening skills even further. These tricks will surely help you to improve listening skill.

Understand the speech rhythm

Each language has a rhythm. If you have internalized and understood this, you will develop your English listening skill. BBC English radio program as you can get online and have the opportunity to see also English TV online are the great source of improving listening.

It is not necessary to understand everything, when you are just beginning to learn English. Try to catch the melody of the English language and to recognize all that is spoken in English. This will help you a lot further and ensures that you can manage the basics of listening
Listening – listening practice

Listening skills can be developed only by continues practice. On the Internet you can find exercises for each le

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