Museums are one of the top things associated with the UK, as well as the romantic impression of the country as seen thorough our cultural output - putting London at the very top of the tr ..
Children and young teenagers need to acquire communication skills rapidly. Fortunately, they have a better ability to record and replicate new sounds than older stude ..
1. What have you learnt with OISE (http://www.oise.com/) (other than English?)
I've met a lot of different people during my stays here, and made good friends from throughout the world. I re ..
Direct, cheeky and mischievous, Cambodians love to laugh and have a wicked sense of humour. Some say the last step to mastering a language is to be able to deliver a joke and while I’m still some ..
1. The official language of international organisations
French is the official language of 33 countries worldwide and is the second most popular language to learn, following English. It is ..
1. You Learn to be Responsible
You travel to another country, often for the first time. Even though you are in the best of hands, this may be your first experience away from your family an ..
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- Could you tell me what a typical day at school is like? Dane, UK
I wake up at 5.30 when it’s dark, but I don’t have an alarm – I just know when to! I share a room with my younger sister Sre ..
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“The German language speaks being, while all the ..
In July of 2004 a completely unknown candidate took the podium (http://www.oxforddictionaries.com/definition/english/podium) at the Democratic National Convention in Boston. Throughout his speech ..
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Diplomacy. The word describes the representation of your country in international relations as well as the skill, flexibility and good judgm ..
Learning a language can often be an arduous process. Many challenges arise along the way, and students often find themselves struggling to remain motivated. In situations like these a clear and l ..