Getting Started

There are many reasons to improve on your conversational English. Maybe it’s for your Job or Family or you simply want to improve your day to day life.Whatever the reason, it’s an exciting and rewarding challenge that you will never regret. And you’re not alone. The 5 minute English site is here to help you every step of the way. We proudly provide free lessons and information to support you along the way.

Each lesson will be focused around a word from the English language, Most lessons will look at words that have multiple uses within common daily conversation. All Lessons on this website consists of two parts. The first part of the lesson is a simple collection of sentences demonstrating uses of the word addressed by the lesson. The second part of the lesson consists of an audio recording which can be played back to demonstrate the use of the word addressed by the lesson.

On lesson pages will be a large speaker button like the one to the right. When you click on the speaker your computer will start playing the lessons audio demonstration. When a recording is finished you will hear the speaker say “End”.