English Language Tips

MixTree Languages is an English learning community where both teachers and students share ideas and tips. Perhaps you would like to improve your listening skills? Or you want to discover some new English phrases? Maybe you want to find out about the latest languages apps? Then read on to discover useful tips and interesting articles!

How to become a fluent English speaker: 7 tips for you
How to become a fluent English speaker: 7 tips for you

How to become a fluent English speaker: 7 tips for you   Always jealous of everybody who just seems to speak English fluently? You are not the only one. But don’t worry; you will become fluent too! Not sure where to start? We’re here to help you out. These tips will definitely help you on your way to becoming fluent…

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Best English food in Amsterdam

Best English food in Amsterdam   Don’t want to see another pancake? Already tried all the different kinds of stamppot? Longing for a large plate of Bangers & Mash or Fish & Chips? You don’t have to search very hard to find English food in Amsterdam. There are plenty of pubs and English restaurants in Amsterdam. We have selected the…

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6 Tips to Improve Your English Speaking
6 Tips to Improve Your English Speaking

6 Tips to Improve Your English Speaking   Speaking in a foreign language, and especially to a native speaker, can be challenging for language learners. It is hard to keep up, and you feel uncomfortable and afraid to make mistakes. Sound familiar? You are not alone. But don’t worry! With these tips to improve your English speaking, you’ll feel comfortable…

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Best games to learn English
Best games to learn English

Best games to learn English   Lots of learning can be achieved by studying and reading books. However, never forget that learning can also be fun! If you have friends around who may want to improve on their English, you can play some great games. Find inspiration in the list below for afternoons and evenings filled with fun. You’ll notice…

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Best English grammar exercises
Best English grammar exercises

Best English grammar exercises   Knowing many English words is a great way to get started on learning English. However, without knowing grammar you will hardly be able to string a sentence together. You can resort to reading grammar books, but this will get boring very quickly. Difficult is also that there are many different aspects to English grammar. Try…

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How to learn business English – 5 Tips!
How to learn business English – 5 Tips!

How to learn business English – 5 tips!   Are you looking how to learn how to order a beer in a pub in English? Perhaps you want to buy a loaf of bread at a bakery or strike up a simple conversation with a total stranger. Whatever the reason, you’ll find out soon enough that simple English phrases are…

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How to prepare for the IELTS exam
How to prepare for the IELTS exam

How to prepare for the IELTS exam Do you want to go to university in Amsterdam? Do you need the IELTS exam for university entrance? Then read the tips below to get you started on the right track. Read widely One of the best ways to prepare for IELTS is to read as many different genres as possible. This means…

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What’s your English learning mindset?
What’s your English learning mindset?

What’s your English learning mindset? “She just has a natural talent for languages!”…As someone who supports English language learners, this is a sentence I hear on a regular basis. Everyone knows someone who can just ‘pick up’ a language seemingly very easily and then compares themselves unfavourably to that person. English Learning Mindset In our English classes at MixTree Languages…

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