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Learn English

Learning English is the best thing you can do for yourself today. It’s the most widely spoken language in the world, and the most common second language globally. So if it isn’t already, your English language learning should be a top priority!

There are a number of skills that need training when learning English. You will need to acquire new vocabulary and learn grammar, as well as practice your pronunciation, listening, reading and writing. It can seem like a lot!

The good news is that if you want to learn English quickly, it need not be overly complicated. The best way is with simple English lessons that are based on scientifically proven teaching techniques that are effective, but also fun.

Learning English: English Classes for Adults

As an adult, some people will tell you it’s too late for you to learn English. Don’t listen to them! In fact, studies have shown that learning a language as an adult has advantages and greater benefits, including more easily acquiring vocabulary and promoting brain health later in life.

This is on top of the many, many other advantages that learning English will provide.

English classes for adults should be designed with adult learners in mind. This means the material is relevant and useful for adults – so no long lists of school-related vocabulary in the first lesson. Adult learners also require more convenient English lessons that are easily accessible, to fit around busy schedules.

With classes that are fun as well as informative and convenient, English language learning need not be a chore. Even as a grown-up, you can experience the wonder of discovering and progressing in a foreign language.

Plus you can enjoy the added benefit of truly appreciating the enrichment that learning English will bring to you.

Learning Business English

Business English can almost feel like a separate language of its own! Yet the importance of knowing at least some business English cannot be overstated.

It is essential if you hope for a job which requires English language skills (and most jobs do), or want to work in an English-speaking country.

Even if you do not need English every day for work, it will come in useful because English is the language of the world. Knowing business English will serve you in any number of situations around the globe.

In order to master the complexities of business English, it is important to first have a solid foundation in the language. This is achieved through learning English to an intermediate level at least.

Effective, expertly crafted English lessons are the fastest way to turbocharge your English language learning, whatever your level. Then you will be ready to move onto the more elaborate forms required for business English.

If your goal is to learn business English, it will not be so different to other English classes for adults. The area of study will just be more specialised, and specific to formal business situations.

Why learn English with Memrise?

Memrise understands English language learning, with specially designed English classes for adults. All courses are created by expert linguists who know the best ways to transmit English to an adult learner.

With bite-sized and engaging modules, learning English will become a breeze with Memrise. By learning in small increments, you maximise your chance of learning quickly and effortlessly.

Our app is packed with handy features such as an offline mode, review mode and videos of local speakers. English lessons are not only straightforward and relevant, but also enjoyable.

If you want to learn English, there’s no need to worry about getting confused over daunting language learning concepts like vocabulary, pronunciation, grammar, and listening practise. At Memrise, these are all broken down into digestible chunks, and packaged in a handy app.

Our award-winning tech is informed by cognitive science and cutting-edge research into language acquisition. It knows what you are due to review, which words and phrases to test you on, and when, so you can learn English far quicker than you could in the classroom.

Join over 35 million people learning a language on Memrise. Download the Memrise app or register online for free, for the best way to learn English whenever or wherever, online or offline.