How to say “Merry Christmas” in other languages

By now you’ve dug out your Christmas sweater, hung your stockings by the chimney, and are getting in... Read more

5 great TOEFL preparation strategies

Taking the TOEFL is almost always a stressful experience. You need to get a specific score. You pay ... Read more

Prepare for a job interview in English

Job interviews are usually stressful, and a job interview in English can be doubly so. It’s worth ta... Read more

TOEFL fees sky high, but why?

If you’re preparing to take the TOEFL, you're probably asking yourself why it’s so expensive to take... Read more

Check your English level

You’ve probably asked yourself many times how your English skills compare to others. Are you ahead o... Read more

How to get TOEFL practice before test day

Part of every student’s TOEFL preparation is taking practice tests. TOEFL practice tests familiarize... Read more

English self-assessment tools

When you need to describe your level of English, precision is essential. Everyday terms like “beginn... Read more

IELTS preparation: a 4 step master plan

Preparing for the IELTS usually starts when you find out you need to get a particular IELTS score fo... Read more

English language requirements explained

Most people who are required to take a standardized English test are either applying for a visa or a... Read more

IELTS fees: behind the scenes

It’s rare to find someone taking the IELTS for pleasure. Almost everyone takes it because they need ... Read more

Presenting your language skills on your CV

You know that language skills, especially English language skills, are important for your career, an... Read more

How the right kind of testing helps English learners

Sitting exams is something we've all had to do in the past. Exams and progress tests aren't just for... Read more