A great way to learn new knitting stitches is to look for free dishcloth knitting patterns! There are tons of these free patterns all over the web with really interesting stitches that you can learn! Many are in English and provide written instructions instead of charts!
Dishcloth Knitting Stitches
Cable with Pods Knit Stitch. More Great Patterns Like This
White pullover with V-neck and lace leaf pattern. The amazing knitting stitch. More Great Patterns Like This
Cable mesh knitting stitch. More Great Patterns Like This