Benny’s Top Resources for Learning English

Here are the resources I consider essential to learn how to speak English.

Where to Start Learning English

I recommend starting out with one of my top language guides:

Why English is Easy

 Why English is Easy – This is my go-to guide for English learners that’s packed to bursting with hacks for learning English faster and speaking English sooner.

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Learn English with Benny

Have real conversations in English with me, whenever you want.

This is one of the cheapest and easiest ways to speak English in real conversations, thanks to the power of AI.

And you get to have these conversations in English with me, Benny Lewis!

Yes! I want to speak English with Benny!

Yes! I want to speak English with Benny!

More Favourite Courses & Apps to Give Your English a Boost


EnglishClass101 – This is my favourite audio English course. This course is much better value than more famous audio courses, and in my opinion it’s more effective too!

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English Speaking Tools: Practice with Native Speakers

Speak from day one is my approach to any new language. I have one tool I recommend for this:


The best way to learn a language is to speak from day one. That’s why I love Preply — because it means you can find an affordable English tutor for on-to-one lessons, and start speaking right away.

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English Listening and Pronunciation Resources 

Fluentu English 

English videos with subtitles. My favourite feature is the hover dictionary!

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English Learning Websites You Must Bookmark Today

You’ll return to these resources again and again in your English study sessions.


Find out how any English word is pronounced. Just type the word you’re looking for into the search bar in English!

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A dictionary with a difference, as all words include a discussion thread about their subtle meanings.

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Start Speaking English Now

Need help getting started? I designed this course to guide you through your first week:

Conversation Countdown

Have your first conversation in English in just seven days. This is one of our most popular courses, and with good reason, because you’ll get results fast.

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