I will show you 5 things that you need to avoid if you are serious about learning English. Most people have good intentions and a lot of motivation when they start learning English. However, many people make significant mental or strategic mistakes when they decide to learn a second language. Remember these tips: It won’t be easy; only studying grammar is NOT a good learning strategy; you need to do a lot of listening practice; don’t be afraid to challenge yourself; and make sure you practice speaking even if you’re alone. This lesson is intended to motivate you and to give you real, practical advice you can start using today to help yourself learn English in a more effective manner.