Language Learning Advice

Here is a selection of advice and information on the web.  Take a look at some of the sites and experiment with new ideas for effective learning.

How to improve your English skills

http://www.learnenglish.de/improvepage.htm

This site gives simple, basic advice on general language learning. The site also has a section on learning vocabulary. There is no great depth or detail. (This could be seen as a strength!) It has easy navigation and good links.

Improving Your English Vocabulary

http://www.learning-english.ca/improving-your-english-vocabulary/

Short text giving advice on learning vocabulary.

Improving your English vocabulary

http://www.english-at-home.com/vocabulary/improving-your-vocabulary/

Short article giving practical tips on what to do to improve your vocabulary.

How To Improve Your Vocabulary

http://esl.about.com/od/engilshvocabulary/ht/htvocab.htm

Some good, detailed advice about things you can do to improve your vocabulary, with examples given of the techniques that are suggested.

How to Improve your Vocabulary

http://elc.polyu.edu.hk/advdicts/vocab.htm

This page gives detailed, practical advice on how you can improve your vocabulary by creating your own dictionary or vocabulary notebook.

Good practice in teaching and learning vocabulary

http://www.llas.ac.uk/resources/gpg/1421

This is an article for teachers, but advanced level students may find the advice helpful.