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Reading in English

Fluency is something all language learners strive for as it is thought of as representing the peak of English ability.  However, fluency can also be considered as subjective and not a fixed goal. In fact, Oxford Dictionaries defines fluency as "the ability to speak or write a foreign language easily and accurately". We all strive to use foreign languages with greater ease and accuracy, so keep reading for our top 5 tips for improving your fluency.

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A celebration of all things Shakespeare

27 Apr 2016 by Kelly Knight

Shakespeare is one of Britain's great iconic authors and gave us many plays and poems still popular today. What you might not know is how much Shakespeare contributed to the English language; he is credited with introducing many words into English. Some interesting and now commonly used examples are "birthplace", used in his play Coriolanus, "bedroom", used in A Midsummer Night's Dream and "dwindle", used in King Henry IV, Part I.

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Many world famous books, films and songs use English as their language of communication using words and phrases that convey very specific meanings.

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Study skills - Make cards

9 Feb 2016 by Kelly Knight

Making flashcards for language learning can be a useful tool to help you learn new vocabulary, idioms or phrases. One of the most useful things about making flashcards is that they can be personalised and made to work for you helping to ensure you get the most out of your revision.

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Benefits of using English in the workplace

3 Dec 2015 by Kelly Knight

In today's global society business is increasingly being conducted across borders with English often being used as an international language of communication. The ability to use English in the workplace has a nunber of benefits including: Helping your company to succeed, building trust with colleagues and clients, building and improving international relationships, enhancing your skill-set and commanding a higher salary and enhancing internation relationships through cultural understanding. 

 

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