Do you know what self-talks are? They are short talks you prepare and do alone using a set time and[…]Read more
Category: Speaking strategies
Pomaka Conversation Café
What is the Conversation Café? The Conversation Café is a live-online English speaking group. Learners can enjoy meeting other learners[…]Read more
How can I explain my country’s food?
What kind of food do you like to eat? Do you often eat food from different countries? Food is usually[…]Read more
Conversation Café Course 1 (live-online)
This is a small-group course aimed at helping you build your English speaking fluency and conversation skills. I hope you[…]Read more
How can I speak more politely to customers?
Do you have to use English to speak to customers at work? Like many other languages, when speaking English[…]Read more
Five tips for speaking English while wearing a mask
Do you have to wear a mask because of the COVID-19 virus? This often makes face-to-face communication more difficult,[…]Read more
Six tips for speaking tests
Do you have to take an English interview test? Maybe it’s part of an end-of-course English exam. Maybe it’s part[…]Read more
Are discussions difficult for you?
Do you have to use English in discussions? Maybe you have to discuss things in business meetings. Maybe you have[…]Read more
Five tips for continuing conversations
Do you find it difficult to continue conversations in English? Maybe you can’t think of things to say quickly. Maybe[…]Read more
Can you tell a funny story in English?
Do you often share stories with your friends? What kind of stories do you share? Maybe they’re about interesting things[…]Read more