IELTS on the web!!

Here are a list of websites that we recommend you check out for your own personal preparation for the IELTS.  Please post any other sites that you have found useful.  The more we can add to the list the better. http://www.examenglish.com/IELTS/index.php http://www.testpreppractice.net/IELTS/Default. … Read more

TOEFL CHANGES!

Recently the TOEFL changed their reading section.  Now you will have a maximum of four reading passages, instead of five.  So the reading section will now either be 60 minutes for three, or 80 minutes for four passages. Also, the time will not be separated for each passage.  You will have to monitor … Read more

Practise your listening and vocabulary using songs!

If you would like ideas on how to improve your English outside the classroom in a fun and interactive way, you should try http://www.lyricstraining.com/! You can choose from three levels of difficulty and there are many different songs with their music videos. All you do is listen and fill in the bl … Read more

Academic focus group results

In the past week, we have held two acdemic focus groups to really get to grips with how our students view the teaching and learning at EC London and which areas required greater attention. Thank you to all our students who contributed; rest assured we will be working on areas such as tutorials, home … Read more

Pronunciation Workshops at EC London

English words with very different meanings can often sound very similar. Differences in pronunciation can be very subtle! Try these words, for example – ‘wedding’, ‘weeding’, ‘wading’ and ‘waiting’* (see below for definitions!). Say them out loud … Read more