What are the best resources to learn to speak English?

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    #1EngVarta

    EngVarta

    EngVarta is an educational application that lets users connect with live English experts, who are readily available to help improve their communication skills and enrich their vocabulary. 

    Apps

    Android

    Free

    Wendy Lee
    Written on October 29, 2018
    "Interesting app. It's like I have a private English tutor. 👌"
  2. 1

    #2Duolingo

    Duolingo

    With the Duolingo app, you can practice and improve your speaking, reading, listening and writing skills while playing games at the same time. Just answer questions and complete lessons to improve both your vocabulary and grammar skills.

    Apps

    Web, Android, iOS

    Free

    Alan Luo
    Written on October 29, 2018
    "There's a lot of languages to learn from this app. I just finished French and now I want to perfect my English skills. "
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    #3The Lexical Approach

    The Lexical Approach

    The Lexical Approach: The State of ELT and a Way Forward by Michael Lewis is an educational book on language and linguistics. This book tackles the different ingenious approaches to teaching grammar.

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    Ajay Rangan
    Written on October 29, 2018
    "I'm trying to learn English so that it will be a great help in my work. So far, I learned a lot from this book. "
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    #4First English Reader for Beginners

    First English Reader for Beginners

    First English Reader for Beginners: Bilingual for Speakers of Japanese by Marina Chan is a non-fiction book on learning. This book's unique features is telling real-life stories on using the English language.

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    Harini Trivedi
    Written on October 29, 2018
    "I recommend this book for beginners like me. The way it was written was easy to understand. "
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    #5Memrise

    Memrise
    Memrise is a course site dedicated to help people learn languages and vocabulary quick and effectively. If offers an app for Android and iOS devices to allow you to follow the courses wherever you are.
    Apps

    Web, iOS, Android

    Varies by plan

    Jessica Wu
    Written on October 29, 2018
    "Memrise has a nice feature like Learn with Locals and I enjoyed learning English more. "
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    #6Compelling American Conversations

    Compelling American Conversations

    Compelling American Conversations by Eric Roth is a book for intermediate-advanced language learners. This book provides questions and quotations that will definitely engage one's reader into learning.

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    Victoria Pan
    Written on October 29, 2018
    "For those who want to improve their English speaking skills, this book would be a great help. "
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    #7Clozemaster

    Clozemaster
    Clozemaster is a language learning app that allows you to achieve new vocabulary by completing thousands of sentences with the missing word. Users can use it for free, although subscribers can enjoy advanced features.
    Apps

    Web, iOS, Android

    Free

    Rakesh Venkatesan
    Written on October 29, 2018
    "I didn't even get bored in this app since it was just like playing a game. "
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    #8Merriam-Webster's Collegiate Dictionary

    Merriam-Webster's Collegiate Dictionary

    Merriam-Webster's Collegiate Dictionary features clear and precise definitions of 225,000 words. It also includes 10,000 new words and over 40,000 examples in sentences to understand the meaning more clearly.

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    Deng Qian
    Written on October 29, 2018
    "This is a supplemental material for those who want to improve their English vocabulary."

Summary

Best What are the best resources to learn to speak English
RankSolutionsTypeVotesPrice
1EngVartaApps 6 Free
2DuolingoApps 1 Free
3The Lexical ApproachBooks 0 Paid
4First English Reader for BeginnersBooks 0 Paid
5MemriseApps 0 Free
6Compelling American ConversationsBooks 0 Paid
7ClozemasterApps 0 Free
8Merriam-Webster's Collegiate DictionaryBooks 0 Paid
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