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Learning a language abroad during COVID-19 – here’s what our students say

Here at EF, we’re committed to opening the world through education and to making sure that learning never stops. Throughout these tumultuous times, we’ve taken extensive safety measures to ensure our campuses around the world remain open. Thanks to our ...

How to prepare for your future while at home

Being at home offers you an opportunity to deep-dive into your career wishes and consider the next steps in your profe...

How to celebrate Christmas in the Southern Hemisphere (and why everyone should experience it once)

Far from snuggling up in warm winter jackets, come December the Southern Hemisphere’s residents are down to their shor...

Language learning

7 language facts that will blow your mind

The future of how we’ll communicate is a source of heated debates – here’s our take if you’re curious – bu...

Why the level of English in your country is so important

English skills matter because they are the career currency of the future and a ticket to a global, connected future fo...

Online learning vs. in-person classes – what’s better?

With ever-changing landscapes and new global challenges, educators and learners around the world have had to adapt. In...

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Travel

10 most breathtaking road trips around the UK and Ireland

Living or studying in the UK or Ireland is a perfect opportunity to spend long weekends or holidays road tripping around the British Isles. Assemble a playlist (try EF’s Spotify), stock up on snacks...

10 hidden gems in Boston

Boston: home of the Red Sox, Harvard University and Mark Wahlberg. For a properly authentic Boston experience, trade the well-trodden tourist sites like the Freedom Trail for our pick of lesser-know...

10 hidden gems in Malta

From finding secret beaches on which to enjoy Malta’s stunningly clear waters to knowing the best places to find a cup of coffee with a view or tuck into a late-night pastizzi, this guide has got yo...

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Culture

50 things we love about the US (and know you’ll love too)

Land of the free, home of the brave, and arguably the most popular country on Earth. Here are the 50 things we love ab...

Rock ‘n’ roll is still a cornerstone of British culture – here’s why

Picture this: You’ve just aced the last exam of the year, the gym hall doors burst open spontaneously and glorious sun...

13 strange and thrilling facts about Halloween

Get your adrenaline pumping in a haunted house, carve pumpkins by the bonfire, and eat your yearly allotment of candy ...

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10 most difficult words in English

English can be a real pest, and even native speakers find themselves stumbling over some stubbornly tricky words. Some...

How to learn English quickly: 10 tips

English is a fun language to learn (here are 9 reasons why it rocks), and even though it’s considered an accessi...

Useful phrases for a job interview

Few prospects get butterflies fluttering in your stomach like a job interview. Scary though it seems to sit down and d...

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