10 Weird Things About the English Language

English is known for being one of the hardest languages to learn. For all of its rules, there are even more exceptions which makes learning this language difficult for non-native speakers. Here are some weird and interesting facts about the language, but if you want to learn even more, don’t f … Read more

Thanksgiving Traditions

Thanksgiving is a North American holiday celebrated on the fourth Thursday in November in the United States, and the second Monday of October in Canada. It is an annual tradition that originated as a feast to give thanks for the harvest from the previous year. In modern days, this holiday is celebra … Read more

4 Reasons to learn English in Malta this winter

If you are hoping to escape the harsh temperatures of the winter, look no farther than Malta! Check out the top reasons to visit Malta this winter. 1| The Weather 🌊 Gozo waves 🌊 #gozo #fungusrock #dwejra #malta #lovemalta #lovinmalta #gozoimages #mediterranean #october #iphone7s @sestra.sigalova @lo … Read more

5 Novels to Improve your English skills

Whether you’re a big bookworm or just a casual reader, you’ll already know that reading is a super important part of improving your English skills. It might seem a little intimidating to read a whole book in a new language, but don’t worry! Your awesome teachers at EC English language centres will b … Read more

What kind of learner are you?

It is believed that people learn in four ways: by hearing (auditory), by doing (kinesthetic), by seeing (visual), or any combination of the others. Usually, people learn in a combination of these ways but have one way they find easiest. Once you know your preferred learning style, you can maximise y … Read more

Blogger Andrea Gernone Visits EC Cape Town

☀️How many things can you see in two days? 🎉🐘 Can’t wait to write about all this. An experience that I will hardly forget. The Safari, the falò 🔥 at the backpackers paradise, the amarula, the ostriches and the Route 62 🌍🌵 Grateful for and every moment! 🇿🇦 Discorsi sulla strada e vita piena #SunTrave … Read more

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Homophones Quiz

What are homophones? A homophone is a word which sounds the same as another word, but has a different meaning and/or spelling. Do you know the difference between some of the most common homophones in English? Test your skills by choosing the correct homophone in the examples below! If these are chal … Read more

5 Tips for Making Friends Abroad

Getting ready to study English abroad can be a stressful experience. From packing to preparing to say goodbye to your family and friends, there is a lot to take care of before you leave. Try out our tips for making new friends to give you one thing less to stress about! 1 | Go to your orientation ev … Read more

5 Reasons why you’ll love your EC teacher

AT EC, we know that our superstar teachers are a HUGE part of what makes the #ecexperience so special. It’s time to take a closer look at why you’ll love your teachers when you learn English with us! 1 | You’ll learn more than just language skills You’ll quickly find out that our teachers aren’t jus … Read more