Overcome the Barrier Blog
  • Learner Center

    Can you Accept the Exceptions?

    This post is also available in: Русский (Russian) Español (Spanish) 日本語 (Japanese)Have you ever wondered if native English speakers get confused by our own language? Watch any politician speaking without a teleprompter and you will [...]
  • Learner Center

    The Twisted Tongue

    This post is also available in: Русский (Russian) Español (Spanish) 日本語 (Japanese)English is well-known for the strange idioms and phrases that make it challenging for native and non-native speakers. Like most languages, there is a [...]
  • Teachers

    What is the benefit of typing after the student?

    This post is also available in: Русский (Russian) Español (Spanish) 日本語 (Japanese)Most of our teachers already have prior experience and from the first look it can seem like a complete waste of time to be [...]
  • Learner Center

    Don’t Want to be an American Idiom

    This post is also available in: Русский (Russian) Español (Spanish) 日本語 (Japanese)What would you think if someone were to tell you, out of the blue, that they are keeping an eye on you because they [...]
  • Marketplace

    Why marketplace?

    This post is also available in: Русский (Russian) Español (Spanish) 日本語 (Japanese)It can be a big step for a teacher to join the marketplace. Actually, it can be overwhelming. Your picture and your bio are [...]