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R.7 - Extensive reading, reading for pleasure

Danny's Reading: Heroes and Villains

Average: 3.7 (7 votes)

The good guys wear white, and the bad guys dress in black. That's the way it goes, and that's how you know who's who...

Business English at EC

Average: 1.4 (135 votes)

English is one of the most widely spoke languages in the world, and most businesses depend on their staff having a good level of English in order to progress in the cut and thrust world of trade today.

A German manufacturing company may need to deal with a Chinese import/export firm and it is not uncommon that English is the language used, not just for meetings and negotiation but socially too.

So what can students expect from a Business English course at EC?

Danny's Reading: Happiness

Average: 4.4 (14 votes)

I plan to live forever...So far, so good.

And I know that's an odd way to start an article, but there is a chain of thought that leads up to this statement, so let's get on with it and see if we can connect the dots…

English Lessons at EC

Average: 4.1 (36 votes)

'Good morning everyone, open your books, and please do all the exercises on page 43...
...and the answers are: exercise one...'

Danny's Reading: Bored?

Average: 3.9 (10 votes)

Danny's been teaching English at EC Malta for 10 years. Every month he writes us a new article. This month he tells about what he did when he was feeling bored.

Danny's Reading: Storytelling

Average: 4 (6 votes)

Telling Stories

This is an article about airports. At least, I think it is...I'm not really entirely sure yet. But it definitely starts with airports. A lot of things do.

Danny's Reading - Travel

Average: 3.9 (11 votes)

I've never really understood the expression 'itchy feet'. I know what it means, of course, and for those of you who've never heard it before, itchy feet is what you get when you get the sudden urge to travel; to want to leave where you are because, suddenly, where you are is not where you want to be. I'’ve never felt like that. I've never felt the need to go out and see the world because, the way I see it, doing the job I do, the world tends to drop into my classroom and see me. So, I've never got itchy feet.

Until now.

How long have you been teaching English?

Average: 2.9 (93 votes)

'How long have you been teaching?'

'What did you do before you were a teacher?'

FAQs that are asked by many students of their teachers.

Why Learn English in Brighton?

Average: 2.9 (13 votes)

Every month EC Brighton English School teacher, Tim Cooke writes about his experiences as a professional English teacher.

This month he tells us why Brighton is a great place to study English.

...if you're fond of sand dunes and salty air...

Danny's Reading - It's March

Average: 3.5 (6 votes)

And so it's March.

Here’s a cheerful fact about the month of March, just for you...

As months go, it’s a bit rubbish.