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10 things you should know before moving to Honolulu

Living in Honolulu means sandals, sand, surfing, and sunsets, right? Well, sure, those things are there. But when in Honolulu, life and its daily ins and outs will follow you too. So with that in mind, here are 10 things you should know before making th...

20 ways that learning languages changes the world (and transforms your life)

You might know that learning a new language is good for you (yes, bilingualism really is that great), but did you know...

10 spooky Netflix picks to learn English with this Halloween

Who said that studying can’t be fun? Trick or treat yo’ self with a little “Netflix & learn” this Halloween! Watc...

Language learning

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...

10 tricky words in English & how to stop misspelling them

Along with pronunciation and grammar, one of the biggest challenges for English language learners is vocabulary. You m...

5 big reasons why US and UK English sound so different

We may share a language but there’s nothing similar when it comes to hearing someone from the US speak to someone from...

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10 things you should know before moving to Singapore

One of Asia’s major financial and trade centers, the city-state of Singapore is a memorable mix of culture, food, modern convenience, and deep-seated tradition. Thinking of moving to Singapore? Here...

10 things you should know before moving to Seoul

Whether you’re drawn in by technology, culture, or by a desire to learn the language, you’ll not be the first expat who has been enchanted by Korea’s megacity. But what should you know before planni...

5 reasons why you should study abroad in Singapore

Small but mighty Singapore is a melting pot of cultures, where food, cleanliness and shopping are all taken very seriously. It also boasts many top accolades for its competitive education system tha...

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Culture

How to get in the mood for Halloween (for couch potatoes)

For 2000 years people have been celebrating what we know today as Halloween. It all kicked off over in Ireland when th...

5 fun facts about Italians

If you’re thinking about learning Italian or visiting Italy, there are some things you should definitely know about It...

10 hidden gems in Honolulu

On the island of O’ahu, AKA ‘The Gathering Place’, Honolulu has long drawn international visitors with promises of sun...

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40 questions to make you a virtual pub quiz master

During these strange and wacky days, where we all find ourselves with lots of spare time, people have been finding int...

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...

20 English idioms that everyone should know

Idioms. Native English speakers love using them in conversation, and you’ll often find them popping up in books,...

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