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Why study English in London?

Thinking of studying, working or just living in London? My advice: go for it. London has so many fantastic things to offer, from breathtaking cityscapes to its rich culture, music and art (not to mention the British accent). There’s nothing quite like ...

10 international films to help you learn a language

Watching movies in a foreign language often requires a little more concentration than usual, particularly if you’re ne...

12 expressions about spring from around the world

This time of year soaks us with new beginnings, bird songs and chocolate bunnies. The Germans have named it “Frühlings...

Language learning

4 easy ways to learn Spanish from home

Whether you’re a complete beginner or a half-way decent Spanish speaker already, there’s a lot you can do to improve y...

6 reasons why language learning is important for children

No matter what your plans for the future are, speaking more than one language is always an incredibly useful skill to ...

Learn German with these 5 free podcasts

You dream of conducting a perfect German conversation, but your commitment to it can swiftly disappear behind a misty ...

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10 things you should know before moving to Brighton

Brighton, baby! So, you’re thinking of moving to one of the UK’s most vibrant and exciting cities, complete with a thriving arts scene and a stunning beachfront? Before you pack your bags, have a re...

20 signs you’ve made a friend for life

Good friends make fantastic memories, but the best kind of friends are the ones with whom you have an unspoken agreement to laugh together for the rest of your life. They’re the first person you cal...

10 things you should know before moving to Malta

Wanderlust starting to chip away at you? If you’ve been dreaming of a longer trip to a place where the sun (almost) never stops shining, now is a great time to start planning. Malta, thrown like a ...

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Culture

10 ways International Women’s Day is marked around the world

Originally championed and founded by women, International Women’s Day is a global day to celebrate women’s economic, p...

6 Valentine’s traditions from around the world that we love

Ah, romance. Nothing gets the heart fluttering like candlelight, flowers and the sound of sweet nothings. We love it s...

9 ways to celebrate Valentine’s Day from afar

If you can’t see your Valentine in person this year, you can still make this Valentine’s Day a holiday to remember. An...

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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...

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...

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