All posts by Sam

Crawling Before Walking (Part 2)

Continuing on from yesterday’s lesson… When babies start developing, they crawl before they can walk. Crawling is a slow but safe way to travel. You wouldn’t crawl around as an adult because it takes

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Don’t Run Before You Can Walk

I recently got this question from an EFS subscriber: “Hi Sam. Thank you for English For Study. I want learn phrasal verbs so I speak to more people better. How I learn these?” We have this saying in

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Struggling to Make Decisions

I don’t know about you… But I find simple decisions the hardest to make. I have no trouble in deciding what to study, where to go on holiday, what to spend my money on or even who to marry. But

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The Cost of Change

Change always has a cost. Time, life, money, land, sleep… History is told through stories of change. Revolutions, great buildings, scientific breakthroughs, powerful leaders and brilliant thinkers

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Spelling Is Not Important…

Woah… Did Sam really just write that? Yes. Spelling is not important when you’re in the middle of a conversation or debate. What is important is communicating your message effectively and clearly. When

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‘The Difference’ So Far

Here’s the stuff you should already know already. There are some links in blue that you can click on the read the lesson where I talked about each thing a bit more 😀 Here’s what you should already

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English Learning ‘Interaction Pattern Study’

I’ve got another English learning QnA for you today. You can check out the last one here: I Can’t Understand My Friends. I really like these thoughtful and interesting questions. “Hi

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“I Can’t Understand My Friends!”

If you didn’t already know, I’m working on a new higher-level English project. Since announcing it, I’ve received some really interesting questions. Here’s one from someone who’s

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How to ‘Discover English’ Successfully (Part 2 of 2)

In the previous lesson, I told you about my fiancé’s lost earrings and the challenge of discovering English. If you haven’t read it yet, click here to read it… Like I said before… Discovering

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“Have you seen my earrings?”

I’ve got a quick question for you today… If someone said to you, “Can you help me find my thing?”, what would you do? I’m guessing you would say, “What does it look

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