A Brief Introduction of “Conversational English for the Church Life” Website (Bilingual Texts)
Conversational English for the Church Life is a set of teaching website, completely including common English expression in the church life. In the material of this website, the scene is set as the church life, the style is the conversation consisting of questions and answers, and the feature is Chinese-English bilingual. All English texts are accompanied with actual reading in American English. Therefore, it will offer practical help for the Chinese-speaking saints to quickly fit in the church life in the English environment.
This website includes three main parts:
- Vocabulary and Basic Conversation: learners can master common words, phrases, and sentences in daily life.
- Conversation in the Church Life: With including four levels—The beginner level, the intermediate level, the higher level, and the advanced level, it covers every aspect with regard to the pursuit of the truth, the experience of life, and exercise and practice, etc. in the church life. It can assist you to grasp the English expressions in the church life as well as to enjoy the riches of the divine word.
- Accent Reduction: It presents to you five vivid video tutorials, which introduce the rules of the American accent and the actual methods for practice with the purpose of helping the learners to correct their Chinese accent and to speak the standard American English.
“I also encourage the Chinese students to diligently study English. English has become the world language. Since those who do not serve the Lord are learning English, we, as the Lord’s workers, have a greater need to know English. If we know English, we will be able to go to any place in the world without hindrance.” (The Vision, Living and Work of the Lord’s Serving Ones, ch. 14)