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11 posts
How to speak English better in 10 easy steps
7 min read 7 min

Learning how to speak English confidently is incredibly important for anyone studying the language. ...

My study abroad: Jacques – Florida
1 min read 1 min

“This is the summer I’ll remember all my life because I learned better English and I’m still in cont...

Why learn English in England?
3 min read 3 min

The UK is made up of a patchwork of regional dialects: from Northern Ireland, Scotland, and Wales. B...

EF Talks: Flavio on how investing in his language skills changed his life and career
4 min read 4 min

The myth that learning a new language – or investing in improving an existing one – is only worthwhi...

Top cycling terms you need to watch the Tour de France
3 min read 3 min

I love to ride bikes. I commute, mountain bike, join weekly group rides and even track my rides with...

How to set your child up for career success
5 min read 5 min

Every parent hopes their child will succeed in life. The type of success they wish for varies, but, ...

7 slang words you need to know in 2017
2 min read 2 min

2016 may have been the year of Brexit and describing everything as lit but now we’re in 2017 there’s...

10 best movies to learn English with
3 min read 3 min

Learning a language is much easier when you’re enjoying yourself – and what better way to pass the t...

5 English tongue twisters guaranteed to trip you up
1 min read 1 min

There is no better way to practice pronunciation and work on your accent than trying out some Englis...

Talk like a true Brit: 8 (more) expressions to master
3 min read 3 min

Did you enjoy my last post on British expressions that will make you sound like a true Brit? If so, ...

12 weirdest words in English
1 min read 1 min

It’s not that hard to find a few weird words among the approximately 750,000 words that make up the ...