Learn one of these 5 languages to stand out

Career advice   |   Language learning

Learn one of these 5 languages to stand out

By on 02/21/2017

For most people looking to study another language, English remains the first choice - and for good reason. As the language of diplomacy, business and [...]

Finding the love of your life abroad - An EF Love Story

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Finding the love of your life abroad – An EF Love Story

By on 02/12/2017

With Valentine’s Day just around the corner, we thought we’d reveal one our favorite real-life love stories. Meet Rocio and Mauricio – two former EF [...]

How do I prepare for a study abroad trip? 12 tips

By on 02/10/2017

Studying abroad is an unforgettable adventure. Period. But before you can become proficient in the language of your choice, immerse in the local lifestyle, and make memories that will last a lifetime, [...]

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Back to basics: 10 English words for restaurants

Language learning

Back to basics: 10 English words for restaurants

By on 02/03/2017

Breakfast, brunch, lunch, dinner, coffee and cake, after work drinks or a just quick bite to eat – there are plenty of reasons to go eat at a [...]

Language learning   |   Travel tips

8 reasons why you’ll never regret traveling

By on 01/31/2017

However much they might yearn to go overseas and "see the world", people tend to make all sorts of excuses for not traveling. Worries about money, [...]

Language learning   |   Student life   |   Travel tips

5 best cities in the world to study English

By on 01/24/2017

Forget about London, New York or Sydney - or at least consider your options. If you're looking to go and study English in an English-speaking [...]

Culture calling   |   Language learning

7 slang words you need to know in 2017

By on 01/20/2017

2016 may have been the year of Brexit and describing everything as lit but now we’re in 2017 there’s a whole new delivery of fresh slang words all [...]

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, [...]

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 [...]

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

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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 [...]

How to memorize new vocabulary faster: 9 tips

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 [...]

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 hand, of course)! But do blockbusters use bad [...]

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

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 [...]