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The world is becoming digital, and the trends continue moving in this direction. No longer do you have to physically travel to school to learn; we now have a source of inexhaustible information—the internet. In the nascent stages of its growth, surely there were hurdles to pass through. For example, in an online English lesson, how would you be able to learn pronunciations and speech correctly if your education was always behind a computer? But clever entrepreneurs and improving technology now make this possible, and with videos and Skype, the student is able to speak with their teacher to learn how to converse in English.

 

Elearning Online and Emerging Technology

Currently, there are several ESL online schools and tutoring centers online that employ technologies like video chat in order to create a sense of intimacy between tutors and students. This technology is especially helpful during an online English lesson, where you can speak with your tutor and learn the correct pronunciation of difficult words. Practicing conversations with other people is key to truly learning a language, and video chat gives students an opportunity to do this.

In the past, unenthusiastic students would yawn their way through class and not participate, making learning a new language less effective for the whole class. But for the eager student in modern times, they can join a tutoring site and immerse themselves in English as deeply as they would like. Elearning works around the student’s busy schedule, and they could do as little or as much work in learning English as time permits.

It is an exciting time to learn a new language. The technology is emerging as we speak, and even more interactive elements will emerge in the next few decades. So what are you waiting for? Now is the perfect time to begin learning English fluently.