EC San Diego Presents: “S’up Bro?” An Intro to Slang

Slang is a way to express your thoughts in an informal way. Listed below are some trendy American Phrases and their meaning. “Catch some rays”:    Definition: Getting some sunshine. Example: I’m going to the beach to catch some rays. “You’re the real MVP.” (Most V … Read more

November Activity Calendar, 2014

Remember, Remember: It Now is November! EC San Diego’s NEW November Activity Calendar is now available! Check out the following activities and events that will take your full immersion English course to the next level: 1. November 5th: “Girl Talk” Activity & Class with Teacher … Read more

English Elective Courses at EC San Diego

Elective courses are offered to those students who have enrolled in an semi-intensive or intensive program. An elective course focuses one fewer aspects of English learning, compared to those covered in the core classes. The EC English Language Center in San Diego offers many different electives tha … Read more

Spend September in San Diego!!

September is another great month of the year to be at EC San Diego! Our new September Activity & Tour Calendar is OUT! Get your copy at school to discover fun Fall 2014 events, activities, and trips – these will only add to students’ ESL learning in our full immersion English courses … Read more

Our August Activity Calendar is Here!!

Spending your summer with EC San Diego? Check out EC San Diego’s new August 2014 activity calendar! Discover events, activities, and trips that will only add to learning English in San Diego! Read below to get ready for more summertime fun in San Diego! Every Tuesday at 1:30pm: Free English Co … Read more

Words of Wisdom from Andrew Yossef

Most students of EC San Diego are unaware that our very own Academic Assistant, Andrew Yossef, was born and raised in Egypt! At the age of 18, he moved to the United States with his parents and younger sister. Upon arrival, Andrew was excited to immerse himself in American culture; however,  transit … Read more

EC San Diego Teacher Profile: John Kim!

Teacher John Kim (right) loves fishing off the San Diego coastline with his sons! A little about me: Hi! My name is John Kim. I’m originally from Honolulu, Hawaii, but I’ve been living here in San Diego, California since 2003. I am a retired veteran from a great American institution called the Unite … Read more

Summer Is Here, And So Is Our June 2014 Calendar!!

Check out EC San Diego’s new June 2014 Activity Calendar! Highlights include: Still Going Strong: Free Classes Every Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday!! Remember to sign up at the front desk! NEW: Exit Test on Tuesdays and Wednesdays at 3pm! All General English Course students must take the Exit T … Read more

Speaking English Is What We Do! How to Pronounce ‘TH’ Sounds

“Thankful” is a word that comes to mind when you study at EC San Diego! Students who learn English at EC San Diego – and at every ESL school around the world –  have trouble pronouncing English words with the common “TH” sound. Do you get tongue-twisted over “the” … Read more