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19
MAY
2017

6 Do’s and Don’ts When You Travel Abroad to Learn English

You have probably heard that the easiest and most effective way to learn a language is to travel to a country and become immersed in the language. This is a well-known technique for improving your level of a language, or learning as a true beginner. But sometimes taking a linguistic h
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27
APR
2017

How Do You Say the Plural “You”? English Lesson

If you are a native speaker of a language like French, Spanish, or Italian, you know that there is a plural form of the word “you” which is used when you are speaking to more than one person, such as a couple, or a group of friends or colleagues. But for people learning English, this
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27
MAR
2017

10 Errors to Avoid on Your CV in English, Part 1: Errors 1-5

How can you be sure the recruiter looks at your CV for more than 6 seconds? By eliminating the most frequent errors on CVs in English created by French-speaking candidates. In this 2-part series, you’ll learn exactly how to make your CV attractive, so the recruiter calls you for an in
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24
MAR
2017

What is the Secret to Language Immersion?

If you are trying to learn a language like English, you have probably heard about immersion language learning, or ILL. This is because immersion learning is the most effective way to acquire a language. And I say ‘acquire’ because that is exactly what the brain does—it slowly begins t
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28
FEB
2017

Why are there so many English accents and dialects? (with video!)

If you are learning English, or even if you already speak English fluently, you have probably heard some English accents that you find easier or more difficult to understand. This can be true even for native English speakers when they travel to different countries—most famously Irelan
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08
JUN
2016

Comparative adjectives : Grammar Lesson

Comparative Adjectives . This grammar lesson will teach you how to correctly use the comparative adjectives! Superiority adjectives have a simple rule, they only change according to their lengh. Short adjectives end with -er (short = shorter) and the word « more » is added to the long
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06
JUN
2016

Grammar lesson : time expressions in english

Grammar lesson : time expressions in english This grammar lesson will allow you to use different time expressions. You can find frequency adverbs, the words « early » and « late » and word combinations with « time »! Now try these exercices to practise what you have learnt thanks to t
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14
MAR
2016

Coming Soon : Language Stays with SEC

If you have been studying hard throughout the year in your English classes, or haven’t had the opportunity to follow a course, or just simply want to take a wonderful learning vacation, then go to the beautiful city of Bath in England. What better way to further your knowledge of the
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06
JAN
2016

This month in Grenoble

The new year is here! For a fresh start, Speak English Center has selected some activities available during January in and around Grenoble. Crédit Photo : www.grenoble.fr La Casemate, a cultural center located on Place Saint Laurent in Grenoble, started their new exhibition “Cli
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