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Grain of Grammar: Play, Go, Do!

  Hello everyone! Welcome back to Grain of Grammar! Since the weather is getting nicer, we are going to talk about a grammar point that we can use every day when we go outside! Let’s talk about the difference between PLAY / GO / DO for sports!   What sports do we use the verb “play”? Baske … Read more

Santa Monica is a great place to bike!

EC Los Angeles Activities 4/11 – 4/15

Here are this week’s EC Los Angeles Activities! Monday Welcome Drinks @ Barneys Beanery Time: 2:15PM Cost: $5+ Join some new arrivals and classmates who have been here for a while for some snacks and a drink! Barney’s Beanery is a famous Los Angeles restaurant! Join us at Barney’s Beanery! Tue … Read more

Visit Hogwarts today!

Wizarding World of Harry Potter

By: Cyril TODAY I AM EXCITED TO ANNOUNCE: The Wizarding World of Harry Potter Grand Opening @ Universal Studios Hollywood That brings me back because I read the first Harry Potter’s book about 20 years ago and this is where it all started: I got hooked! Followed by the other volumes of this series c … Read more

Learn tips on English grammar!

Grain of Grammar: Future Forms

It is time for another “Grain of Grammar” lesson! These short posts help clarify some of the most frequently-made mistakes in the English language. Whether you are an ESL student learning English in USA for the first time or a native English speaker, we hope you find these quick tips useful. Today w … Read more

Visit the Getty Center with ECLA!

EC Los Angeles Activities 4/4 – 4/8

Here are this week’s EC Los Angeles Activities! Monday Welcome Drinks @ Barneys Beanery Time: 2:15PM Cost: $5+ Join some new arrivals and classmates who have been here for a while for some snacks and a drink! Barney’s Beanery is a famous Los Angeles restaurant! Join us at Barney’s Beanery! Wed … Read more

April Fools is a day of fun!

What is April Fools Day?

  It’s the start to a new month, and a very special day indeed! April 1st is famous around the world for being a day full or jokes and pranks – we call it “April Fools Day! What is April Fools Day? The origins of April Fools Day are not clear, but it is known that throughout h … Read more