A beginner’s guide to British humor

Culture calling   |   Language learning

A beginner’s guide to British humor

By on 01/17/2017

Britain's unique take on humor may seem baffling at first. Heavy on self-deprecation, almost undetectable sarcasm, and constant deadpan delivery, [...]

What language should I learn? Here's how to decide.

Language learning

What language should I learn? Here’s how to decide.

By on 01/15/2017

Knowing a second, third or even fifth language is awesome, but how do you pick which one to learn (next)? There are over 6000 languages out there, so [...]

Student stories

MOA

MOA - So many new smells, sights, feelings; it’s dizzying

MOA
“I have experienced so much, more than I ever thought I would experience.”

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Student stories

Nadja

Nadja - Life is magical

Nadja
“Life is magical. I don’t think I have ever appreciated every day in my life as much as I do now. And I guess it’s something I have learned by being here, and hopefully something I will bring home with me.”

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Student stories

Sandra

Sandra - Many experiences richer

Sandra
“I knew before traveling that I would probably be a little bit homesick. I also knew that I would regret it my entire life if I didn’t go...”

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Student stories

Denise

Denise - Life in paradise

Denise
“Guys, I live in paradise! Even the way to school is one of the highlights of my day...”

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Student stories

Begonia

Begonia - Oxford love

Begonia
“You know how it is in Oxford. Everything is always so wonderful, even when it rains! I believe that this city is comparable to love…”

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4 reasons why you should send your child to study abroad

By on 01/13/2017

Every day, parents wave their children off at departure gates across the world and wonder how they will cope without their babies in the months that follow. You never thought it would be your turn, [...]

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5 best student cities in the UK

Language learning   |   Student life

5 best student cities in the UK

By on 01/10/2017

Becoming a university student is hard work. First, you need to find the right major at the perfect school. Then you have to find a cool neighborhood [...]

Language learning

How to memorize new vocabulary faster: 9 tips

By on 01/08/2017

No matter how good your grammar is, if you don’t know any words that you can use it with, you (literally) won’t get very far with your language [...]

Culture calling   |   Language learning

10 best movies to learn English with

By on 01/06/2017

Learning a language is much easier when you’re enjoying yourself - and what better way to pass the time than watching movies (with a tub of popcorn in [...]

Language learning

New year – new language? 8 tips to make it happen

By on 01/03/2017

If you need inspiration for the perfect resolution to make 2017 the best year yet, you’ve come to the right place: learning a new language should be [...]