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English Marathon with Venya Pak and Marina Mogilko
Work through two levels in 30 days
• About Marina Mogilko
Marina has passed multiple language tests with high scores: 117 out of 120 on TOEFL and 700 out of 800 on the GMAT. She was consequently accepted into MBA programs at five American universities. Marina now lives in San Francisco, where she runs LinguaTrip.com, as well as three YouTube channels with almost 3 million subscribers.
• About Venya Pak
Venya is the author of two guides: "English like a Boss" , "10 laws of perfect English", and "Tenses", and has developed his own language-learning system. He lives in the U.S. and communicates with native English speakers on a daily basis. Venya also has his own YouTube channel, VenyaPakTV, which already has more than 600,000 subscribers.
A Clear System
Get your shaky English up and running and become confident in your knowledge.
Overcome the Language Barrier
Learn how to overcome it and speak calmly with anyone, even with the Prime Minister.
There is no learning by heart in our marathon. Instead, Venya and Marina will help you learn on the go.
Get Rid of your Accent
Work on your intonation and pronunciation to sound like a native speaker.
Only use useful words and real-life examples — no old-fashioned phrases and idioms.
Cover all your grammatical learning gaps. No subject will be difficult for you after the marathon.
Those who have just started learning English.
Those who feel lost with basic grammar and need a helping hand to get out.
Those who struggle to overcome the language barrier and do not see progress in their studies.
Those who are planning to sit for language exams in the future.
30 recorded lessons
There is one lesson per day for the whole month. You can watch the lessons anywhere and at any time within 2-months access. The only thing you need is access to the Internet.
Live Streams to Ask Questions
There are two live streams: at the beginning and at the end of the course. You can watch them live or recorded. Also, you will get access to live streams from our other marathons for 2 months.
Venya will give you homework after each lesson. This will help you learn the material better. (Access to your personal account, with all tasks, will be valid for two months.)
Certificate and Discount
All intensive participants will receive a certificate and a discount of $10 on an intensive.
Chat with Other Students
For those who need more support, there will be a chat in Telegram. There, you can ask your questions and chat with Venya.
You’ll have a personal chat with Venya for those who want more. There, Venya will check your homework and answer any questions about the marathon.
Week #4 + 4 days :)
19 February 21:00 MSK
Introductory live stream
Lesson 1 | Verbs “to have” and “to be”
Let’s discuss the most important topic.
Lesson 2 | Articles
Where, when, and why?
Lesson 3 | New vocabulary
Name friends, family, character, and personality.
Lesson 4 | Describing appearance
Let’s say how beautiful we are out loud.
Lesson 5 | Present Simple
It’s very present and very simple.
Lesson 6 | Daily routine
Describe your typical day (going to bed at 3 am, and waking up at 7 am, right?)
Lesson 7 | Present Progressive
Let’s talk about the present and… future.
Lesson 8 | Hobbies, sports, leisure time
What are the things you do instead of learning English?
Lesson 9 | Pronunciation
Work on your accent.
Lesson 10 | What is “There is?”
Count milk, girls, and bananas.
Lesson 11 | Word order in a sentence
Put those words in the correct order.
Lesson 12 | Intonation
How are you speaking to me?
Lesson 13 | Future Simple: “To Be Going To”
Share your future plans for conquering the world.
Lesson 14 | Past Simple
Tell us how you conquered the world yesterday.
Lesson 15 | Irregular verbs
Only the top line of the hit parade.
Lesson 16 | Past Progressive
Were you washing the dishes all night? Good thing that was yesterday.
Lesson 17 | Present Perfect
We’ve just finished learning all the tenses in this marathon!
Lesson 18 | How to study
Some pieces of advice, resources, and lifehacks.
Lesson 19 | Modal verbs
Meet MAY, MUST, CAN and their friends.
Week #4 + 4 days :)
Lesson 20 | Prepositions of place
Where to use AT, ON, and IN.
Lesson 21 | Prepositions of time
AT, ON, IN… these again? Let’s sort them out.
Lesson 22 | Phrasal verbs
Verb + preposition = surprise!
Lesson 23 | What to do in confusing situations
They still do not understand me! SOS!
Lesson 24 | Comparative adjectives
What is good and what’s better?
Lesson 25 | Used to/get used to/be used to
What was then is gone now.
Lesson 26 | Language barrier
Climb over it with our proven techniques
Lesson 27 | Conditional clauses
Zero or the first? What are the conditions?
Lesson 28 | Passive voice
Stop being passive about it.
Lesson 29 | TOP 10 idioms
Turn your English studies into a piece of cake!
Lesson 30 | Final lesson
Summing up, praising ourselves, and writing down some tips.
19 March 21:00 MSK
Final live stream
When I receive a notification that there is a new video on Marina’s YouTube channel, I go to watch it straight away. I enjoy learning English with Marina’s videos, as there is always something to note down and then to use in practice when communicating with people from other countries. Lessons with tips and tricks from Marina help me boost my pronunciation. I actually do go to the mirror and practice until I manage to make the right sounds. This leads to an understanding of language and not simply memorizing words and phrases. I’ve even started to think in English! Videos are always well-structured: there is an introduction, key points, and examples. I like this approach. Marina includes only the important bits and no filler.
I discovered Marina’s channel over a year ago when I started seriously researching the topic of moving to the USA. She had a lot of videos on this topic, as well as numerous interesting English lessons. Since watching the first video, I can’t stop. I’ve been learning English for a long time but didn’t have enough time to attend offline courses. But Marina is a perfect teacher for me. In her videos, she briefly but comprehensively explains the theme. In 15-20 minutes you learn everything you need to know. Also, Marina uses real-life examples and it makes her lessons more relevant. She combines useful information with interesting stories and it makes classes more exciting. Her videos are a few minutes of English learning every day, even for those who have no spare time.
Intensive lessons with Venya were memorable for me because I received only relevant, current information on the topic. Everything was explained with real-life examples, in simple terms, and with humor. :-) Furthermore, I was pleased with the technical and organizational sides, including webinars, chats, and reminders. Everything was clear, modern, and tasteful. I'm looking forward to the next intensives!
Venya is a very good teacher. He always smiles and jokes. And when the mood is good, I’ve noticed it’s much easier to study. When explaining the material, Venya usually gives such vibrant--I would even say "flashy"--examples that stick in your memory very well. I also liked that Venya communicates with everyone as if they were long-familiar friends. This vibe is very comfortable. That would be great to talk face-to-face! I have done only one intensive grammar course so far. It was rather short but capacious. It may seem a bit complicated if you’re a complete beginner. But those who know the grammar will still find something interesting in the course. And it won’t necessarily be related to the grammar :-) It is more important that there be instant communication with the teacher, a resident of the United States. He is immersed in the language environment and knows all the life situations first hand. It was very useful that he repeated and reinforced many rules and topics. To all those who are still thinking about it, I recommend trying at least one intensive course. That way, you’ll see how the process is organized and how Venya is in action. He’s so cool!
My first intensive workshop with Venya left the most positive impression on me! Everything is very accessible and understandable. The knowledge that I once had was extended and put into the system. And what’s important in my opinion: the intensive course is easy and fun, unlike the lessons with a tutor in school in the past. To sum up, I can say that this is not my last intensive course, and Venya is a very talented teacher. Everything is great, keep it up!
Intensive courses seriously helped me in learning English. First of all, I would like to say a big thanks to LinguaTrip for organizing everything and to Venya for the excellent presentation of information. I liked everything! The classes were so informative and interesting. Homework helped consolidate information, and I liked the tests and speaking tasks very much. I highly recommend enrolling in at least one intensive course. You will understand everything by yourself. For me, this is not the last intensive workshop because it is the best way to learn English I’ve seen so far. I highly recommend enrolling in at least one intensive workshop, and you will understand everything by yourself. Personally for me, this is not the last intensive workshop, for now it is the best way to learn English.
The start of the course is the first live stream is, which is on the 19th of February. All the details and links are in your personal account.
There are two online broadcastings — at the beginning and at the end of the intensive course. You can watch it online or recorded. You will have access also to the common streams with Venya. Broadcastings as far as their schedule are available in your personal account.
All recordings are in our personal account. Every day, there will be a new recorded lesson within a month. You can watch the recordings wherever you want but within two months since the start.
It is better to do it immediately after the lesson so that you can review the material. This will also give you a chance to ask questions on Telegram or during the live stream before the next lecture.
Yes. You can watch lessons from any device. For live streams, you will need a mobile browser Puffin or an app Webinar.ru.
Everyone who finishes the course will receive the discount. It will be provided in the last lesson.
Those who book the Guru package receive a personal chat with Venya. He will go over all your mistakes, explain them to you, and answer all of your questions.
Yes, but only before the start of the course. Once the course has begun, and the memos and course access sent to you via email, we’re unable to give any refunds.
If you have any questions, email the coordinator of our intensive courses at firstname.lastname@example.org.
He answers emails from 1 am until 7 am (PT). If your email arrives after this time, he will respond the following day.
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