Questions and Answers (FAQ)
How can I subscribe to the email English course?
You can subscribe to your email English course by entering your email address and first name into the online form on this page:What do you want to learn?
In addition, you can use any of the online forms on each of the lesson pages.
Is the email English course really free of charge or do I have to pay for it?
Your email English is course is completely free of charge because it is sponsored by a number of international companies. This means you don't have to pay anything for the course.
How often will I be receiving email lessons?
You will receive one new email lesson every week. The course continues over several months and we create new lessons constantly.
What level is the email English course?
The email English course is for learners of all levels --
from absolute beginners through advanced learners. If you are not sure what your level of English is, please read and respond to How good is your English?
How can I contact my English trainer?
You can contact me or any of our English language coaches and trainers through our Internet forum.
How can I ask grammar and vocabulary questions?
You can ask any grammar, vocabulary or technical questions on our forum. For more information please readHow to ask grammar or vocabulary questions?
What kind of exercises am I expected to complete?
Your email English course contains a variety of different exercises:
- interactive grammar and vocabulary questions
- interactive idiom questions
- interactive multiple choice questions
- TOEFL and TOEIC vocabulary questions
- speaking exercises (you need to record online audio messages)
- online MP3 listening comprehension questions
- spelling and transcription exercises
Does the course help me improve my TOEFL score?
Yes, our email English course is an ideal tool to increase your TOEFL results since many of the exercises contain words and expressions that are frequently used in the TOEFL exam.
Does the course help me prepare for the TOEIC Test?
Of course. Since the TOEIC test measures your ability to communicate in various business situations, your email English course is an ideal medium to prepare yourself for the TOEIC. In your email lessons you will find a lot of expressions, words and phrases that frequently occur in the TOEIC exam.
How much time am I supposed to be spending on the English course every week?
This really depends on your goals as well as your professional and private situation. We recommend that you spend at least 90 minutes on your English course every week. Please remember that it is much more effective to spend 10 minutes in your English course every single day than to spend just one 3 hour learning session.
Will I be able to improve my speaking skills through the online English course?
Yes, many of our exercises involve active listening and speaking so you will practise and improve your speaking and pronunciation skills, too.
How can I stop receiving the email lessons?
Well, if for some reason you think our email English course is not for you, you can leave it by just clicking on the 'unsubscribe' link at the very bottom of each email lesson.
I'm an English teacher. Can I use the email English as lesson plan in my classroom?
Yes, we will be more than happy if you use our email English course together with your students. You can either get your students to register for the online version of the course or you can print off our materials, photo copy them and hand them out to your students.
Can I invite my friends or colleagues to use the email English course?
Yes, you can forward any of the email lessons to your friends, colleagues, co-workers and family members so they can enjoy our free services too.
Can I also read and use the email English course online?
Yes, you can also read and print off all the email lessons on our website here: e-mail English lessons
If you have any English grammar or vocabulary questions,
please post them on this English Grammar Forum.