Welcome to English is Easy
Learn English online from the comfort of your home or
your office. No more travelling to lessons! All you need is an account
with Skype and a webcam, and you can get started with your
Hi, my name is Phil Newton.
I was born in the
Greece, Portugal and Germany. In that time I have
taught classes and
I have worked with PONS, Germany on a couple of EFL projects – for example PONS mobil Business Sprachtraining für Fortgeschrittene. Präsentieren auf Englisch and have also published my own book for German students on how to avoid typical mistakes (The Best Mistakes In English).
How it works
For these courses you need to be around A2 as defined by the Common European Framework.
You mail me and I will mail you a test. This is to check your level.
You are A2 or above!
We arrange a time for the first session – this is 20 minutes and free.
We decide if/when to start a course!
1 lesson = 55 min – you pay in advance via PayPal – we start
About my courses
Languages are fantastic communication systems.
Information theory tells us that good communication systems contain some redundancy.
English is a language => communication system => contains redundancy.
All this means that your English does not need to be perfect to communicate successfully!
My aim in these courses is to help you communicate successfully in English. For this we will have to look at grammar and you will have to learn vocabulary but the main emphasis will be on speaking and listening, i.e. communication.
This works really well with our format: