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Video English lessons by great characters

Learning English takes time and patience. This video lesson explains how to learn English and why it is important to have some English skills. There are many aspects to English – grammar, spelling, pronunciation, word definition and keep always well in mind that repetition and perseverance are the mother of all skills! Enjoy living in the moment but remember that learning English will prepare you for the future in order to reach our ending point of non return, because as T.S. Eliot said: “What we call the beginning is often the end. And to make an end is to make a beginning. The end is where we start from; or otherwise: the end of all our exploring will be to arrive where we started and know the place for the first time.

Language is “the infinite use of finite means.”
Wilhelm von Humboldt

We all live in a small unique world, that’s why we need at least one sole common language.
Carl William Brown

The limits of my language are the limits of my world.?
Ludwig Wittgenstein

There is no such thing as ”the Queen’s English.” The property has gone into the hands of a joint stock company and we own the bulk of the shares!
Mark Twain



English is a funny language; that explains why we park our car on the driveway and drive our car on the parkway.
Author Unknown

Do not accustom yourself to use big words for little matters.
Samuel Johnson

My words fly up, my thoughts remain below: Words without thoughts never to heaven go.
William Shakespeare



When two Eglishmen meet, their first talk is of the weather.
Samuel Johnson

A foreign observer is struck by our gentleness: by the orderly behaviour of the English crowds, the lack of pushing and quarrelling, the willingness to form queues.
George Mikes

The gentleman is generous and treats all men as his equals, especially those whom he feels to be inferior in rank and wealth.
Hilaire Belloc



Most Englishmen are convinced that God is an Englishman, probably educated at Eton.
E.M. Delafield

People on the Continent either tell you the truth or lie; in England they hardly ever lie, but they would never dream of telling you the truth.
George Mikes

We really have everything in common with America nowadays, except, of course, language.
Oscar Wilde

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About Carl William Brown

In tristitia hilaris, in hilaritate tristis! Carl William Brown is a webmaster, trader, teacher and writer. He founded both Daimon Club and Fortattack.

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