Tips for learning English: Using the free Metro newspaper

  Every morning at EC Covent Garden 30+, a number of our students come to Breakfast Club where they sit down with one of our teachers and discuss the major topics in the newspapers. It is always a great success and our students are delighted that they are able to understand some of the big news … Read more

Tips for learning English: English-English dictionaries by Ayan Ali

  Translators can give you help with vocabulary quickly, but English-English dictionaries have a lot of information including: pronunciation – a speaker button so you can hear the word or phonemic script grammar (e.g. uncountable nouns) example sentences to help you understand the word in context register (how formal the word is) collocations (words it … Read more

Travelling Teacher

Today we’re welcoming back one of teachers, Georgia, after two months of travelling! On a quest for relaxation and adventure she set off for a hiking trip in Norway to climb mountains and bask in the glory of the northern light. Next she jetted off to Croatia where she went sailing up the Dalmatian Coast. … Read more