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Why a language course abroad is better than a year at school

A great school with great teachers and engaged peers is one of the most important things in a young person’s life. But...

3 ways to trick your brain into learning a new language

Learning a new language is incredibly rewarding and fun, but there are times when our brains seem to be working agains...

How to speak English better in 10 easy steps

Learning how to speak English confidently is incredibly important for anyone studying the language. There is simply no...

10 reasons why New Zealand is the new hot spot to study

When planning to study abroad in the Southern Hemisphere, many students have their hearts set on Australia. But there’...

How to keep your language skills longer than your tan

You just came back from a study abroad trip in California. Your English is super awesome, everyone is jealous of your ...

10 Netflix shows to learn Spanish with

Ever feel bad about spending too much time binge-watching Netflix? Well, no need to feel guilty anymore because all th...

10 Netflix shows to learn German with

Let’s be totally honest – learning German is hard. The grammar, the vocabulary and the pronunciation are tricky and so...

Why learn English in England?

The UK is made up of a patchwork of regional dialects: from Northern Ireland, Scotland, and Wales. But the classic Eng...

EF Talks: Rita, a seasoned EF host, on the art of a warm welcome

We first met Rita at her home in Brighton, England. With her kind eyes and happy nature, Rita made us feel welcome fro...

How to make yourself more competitive in the job market: 5 tips

Having a good education isn’t enough to land you your dream job in today’s competitive job market – you need the right...

The surprising reason everyone should live abroad at least once

The opportunities for travel are great, the new experiences you have are fun, the people you meet are inspiring, and y...

EF Talks: Ms Gordon, a star EF host, on the power of a hug

On a chilly autumn morning in London, Ms Gordon opened her front door and greeted us with a warm embrace. A UK-born wo...