Find Advantages of Learning English

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Learning English brings changes to Ana’s life. By learning English, she can share her culture and give her opinion. Moreover, learning English at LCNV improved her speaking ability, enabling her to make important decisions, and communicate with others. She is not worried about going to get groceries because she can communicate verbally with others.  Being a student at LCNV allowed …

My Strong Passion is to Learn English and Have Conversation with Others

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Having conversations with others makes Concepión more passionate about learning English. She likes going to school and being able to communicate with people.  Additionally, her daughter who is bilingual motivates her to improve her English abilities. “I like to go to school to learn English to be able to communicate with others, with people in my community, to have conversation …

“Have you ever dreamed of getting an experience in teaching English in the USA?” – Agus’ Experience Volunteering with LCNV

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Do you remember Agus, the literacy activist from Indonesia? Since meeting him last September, he has been volunteering with us as one of several class aides in a Beginning English class! “Many of our students face tremendous obstacles in their quest to learn English. Having someone like Agus with them in the classroom serves as a powerful motivator because he …

“English will help you, so you should learn English any time you can.”

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For non-English speakers, learning English can give them the keys to educational and economic opportunities. Read Nora’s article and see how improving English has helped her to be more confident and independent: “English helps me have a good life. When I moved to the USA, all things were new. Language was the biggest barrier for me. I couldn’t get a …

Hong’s Diligence

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Hong is one of our many diligent students. Starting to learn in a later stage in life, Hong found English to be very difficult at first. However, nothing can stop her – with her hard work, her English improved day by day. At LCNV, we are thrilled to see her growth. “English helps me with a lot of things in …