True Love, by EC English student “Abo Korkmaz”

From Sheetal Makhan / Academic Year Coordinator Every now and then I come across a true gem. When Turkish student, Abdurrahim Korkmaz suddenly appeared back in Cape Town six months ago, I was so delighted to see him. I got to know him last year when he was learning English at EC Cape Town. He can be … Read more

My Sun & My Moon by English student “Mohamed Abogila”

By Sheetal Makhan / Academic Year Coordinator Mohamed reveals that his inspiration for this story came from the windy morning that Cape Town had today. His imagination has taken his writing to new heights and I’m really proud to share his latest piece with you! Well done, Mohamed 🙂 NOTE: This … Read more

Six years at EC Cape Town & smiling for Rifqah

by Sheetal Makhan / Academic Year Coordinator At EC Cape Town, we enjoy celebrating special milestones and this week we place the spotlight on Rifqah Brenner, who celebrates her six year anniversary with the school. We understand that whether one of our EC English students spends one week or one yea … Read more

Watcha Up To..? Yong Choi

What happens to our students once they’ve left our doors for the last time and fly off into the horizon? Many of our students have gone on to do some pretty interesting things with their lives, and studying English as well as the overall experience of living in a foreign country, has a great d … Read more

EC Book Recommendation – learn English while reading!

by Sheetal Makhan / Academic Year Coordinator They say “You shouldn’t judge a book by its cover“, but in this case I couldn’t help it. While browsing through a local bookstore lately, my eyes fell on doe-eyed Saroo Brierley as a child – pictured on the cover of the book … Read more

One-to-One private English lessons get TWO thumbs up!

by the EC Academic Department The Academic Team at EC Cape Town makes a concerted effort to fulfill our student’s needs. While this may not always be feasible or realistic, it is something that we strive towards. An example of this is the experience that Christian and Christina (both from Germ … Read more

Watcha Up To..? EC English Student “Igor Cuna”

What happens to our English language students once they’ve left our doors for the last time and fly off into the horizon? Many of our students have gone on to do some pretty interesting things with their lives, and studying English as well as the overall experience of living in a foreign count … Read more

IELTS English Language Exam 2014 – Good Luck to one & all!

The IELTS candidates for the month of April 2014 are preparing and revising  for the English language exam which will be taking place on Saturday 05 April 2014! We would like to wish all students doing the IELTS exams good luck and we know you are going to do exceptionally well. Below are a few of o … Read more