This week, a visitor to my Youtube channel asked me 'How do you teach English?'
Here is one effective way that I recommend.
It is a direct response to the interests and goals of a particular learner.
She reads short stories in English and writes her own.
My input as an English teaching expert is to motivate, support and guide her via Skype sessions and video feedback.
Watch this clever visualisation of the 'Shapes of Stories' by Kurt Vonnegut.
It will help you plan stories should you decide to follow this approach to language learning.