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Jan 15, 2023

Quit your day job for your English dream!

Nyssa's son helped her to start learning English again and she has come to enjoy and even love it! In this episode you'll learn more about Nyssa's journey, not only how she improved her English in such a short time, but also how she helps other English learners improve their English. πŸš€

Nyssa has many plans for the future and we are sure to hear more about her in future episodes.

πŸŽ₯Video version

Nyssa Off The Cuff

Key Terms:

- It's never too late to start learning a language or to restart your language journey πŸ“–.

- Challenge yourself by speaking spontaneously (and recording yourself) and take your language skills to the next level!

- Don't be afraid to make mistakes. It's always important to start something, even if you're not prepared. There is no ideal moment!

Vocabulary πŸ–ŠοΈ:🎀

  • Off the cuff: (idiom) Without preparation 
  • Pursuing your dreams: (idiom) To work toward that which one most desires or hopes to do, have, or accomplish in life.

Table of Contents / Time Stamps βŒ›:

  • Intro - Nyssa's English journey(0:58)
  • Languages at school (3:47)
  • Passion of English (4:28) 
  • Christian Saunders (6:52) Christian is/was quite an inspiration to Nyssa. YouTube Channel
  • Off the Cuff πŸ—£πŸŽ™οΈ - Speak spontanuously and improve your English  (12:39)
    • Listen to Roberto, the inventor of the game on episode 66 - Speak English fluently through GAMIFICATION
  • Mistakes (18:18)
    • Dialects and accents of Italy (20:45)
  • Pronunciation is a challenge (24:54)
  • Consume different podcasts, videos etc. to get used to different ways of speaking (26:38)
  • Books  (29:00) πŸ“š
    • Tip: Word Wise on Kindle(30:50)
  • Learning tools (37:32)
  • Future English projects (38:04) 
  • Favorite English expression (40:28)
  • Start before you are ready (42:49) 🎬
  • Excuses (51:20)
  • Outro (1:03:30)

Links and Resources:

Instagram: @nyssa.sbloccailtuoinglese

Facebook: Nyssa - Sblocca il tuo inglese

Off The Cuff Without preparation