Orchid English Blog

Should you take English classes to get rid of your accent?

Posted on April 20, 2021

It’s common to focus on vocabulary and grammar when speaking English, and let your accent take third place. However, if you don’t pay enough attention to…


Top 15 Spanish Mistakes in English

Posted on September 19, 2020

Spanish speakers have a huge advantage when learning English because our languages are relatively similar compared to other languages, and Spanish has the “t…


Don’t fall for these top 11 traps when choosing English courses in London!

Posted on March 12, 2020

Whether you’re choosing English courses in London for your employees or for yourself, there are some common traps you need to avoid falling into. As some of these traps…


How many hours does it take to learn English?

Posted on August 6, 2019

When we start something we want to get an idea of how long it will take. So how many hours does it take to learn English? This is really a million dollar question, so letR…


Should I Learn British or American English?

Posted on August 5, 2019

Something that people often ask is “Should I learn British or American English?” The first thing to say is that the answer depends entirely on you! That sa…


Why English is Hard to Learn

Posted on August 2, 2019

People wonder why English is hard to learn. For this reason we have put together a list of some of the main reasons for the difficulties. Our top 3: Why English is hard to le…


How to Speak Business English Fluently

Posted on July 31, 2019

By Emily Stallard, owner of Orchid English At Orchid English we specialise in training international professionals to speak business English fluently. If you alrea…


How to Learn and Memorise English Grammar Rules

Posted on July 29, 2019

By Emily Stallard, owner of Orchid English What’s the best way to learn grammar? Here are four steps on how to learn and memorise English grammar. Step 1. Tell you…


How Can I Learn English Fast?

Posted on July 20, 2019

By Emily Stallard, owner and trainer at Orchid English Do you want to improve your English as fast as you can? One of the things we get asked a lot is “How can I learn E…


Is English the Hardest Language to Learn?

Posted on July 16, 2019

Is English the hardest language to learn? This is something that a lot of people wonder. Who thinks English is the hardest language to learn? By Emily Stallard, owner of…


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