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EF Talks: Ms Gordon, a star EF host, on the power of a hug
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On a chilly autumn morning in London, Ms Gordon opened her front door and greeted us with a warm emb...

EF Talks: Rita, a seasoned EF host, on the art of a warm welcome
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We first met Rita at her home in Brighton, England. With her kind eyes and happy nature, Rita made u...

Summer’s over, what now? 5 ways to make the most of fall
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The temperature drops, the tan lines start fading and we return to reality by heading back to school...

10 steps to getting into a top US university
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College is all about exploring yourself and the world around you, and determining the type of person...

How much does it cost to study at a university abroad? Here’s the lowdown.
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Studying abroad is a major, life-changing experience that gives you the opportunity to develop new s...

10 steps to getting into a top UK university
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The UK is home to some of the most prestigious universities in the world, making it a popular choice...

How to make friends abroad: 6 tips
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After the excitement of choosing a city, organizing visas and flights, checking items off your packi...

6 reasons to share your home with an international student
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When it comes to sharing, many of us share our lives with our friends, our families, and our neighbo...

Australia vs. New Zealand: which is a better place to live?
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We see you over there, deciding between “Awesome” Australia and “Never-going-to-leave” New Zealand. ...

5 reasons to study English in the US
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Studying a language in a country where it’s spoken is 100% the best way to learn a language. That’s ...

Give a gift that lasts for life
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As children grow up (this also applies to grown-up children), finding a gift that keeps the sparkle ...

Best in class: 4 tips for learning a new language faster
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Just taking some language classes isn’t enough to become fluent. Studying (and mastering!) a foreign...