The difference between the Present Perfect (Simple) - He has seen it - and the Past Simple - He saw it - confuses many students. Problems often arise because some languages have two tenses ..
Choosing Boston as the first overseas OISE location was a simple decision to make. Boston is known as one of the top academic cities globally, boasting first class universities that ..
Having spent 10 years teaching in Japan, I can tell you so much about why Japanese speakers have a larger mountain to climb than our European cousins when it comes to speaking performance.
Having had a clear picture of her needs and with the aim of preparing for a masters degree in the UK, Maria opted to attend the Quatorial Combination Programme (http://www.oise.com/quatorial ..
Its elegant building, combining three traditional terraced houses with stylish contemporary design, offers students an up-to-date learning environment with a comfortable self-acces ..
Grammar Blog - More on the Present Tenses
As we mentioned in last weeks blog (http://www.oise.com/blog/verbs-not-usually-used-in-continuous-tenses), most languages have one Present Tense but Engl ..
Because of increasing demand OISE will again be offering the IELTS preparation programm for young learners. The six-week intensive English course is a specific exam preparation for 14-17 y ..
This year, OISE Paris is proud to offer another exceptional two-week French course this summer for young learners between the age of 14 and 17. We met Florence, head of the programme, to f ..
Grammar Blog - The Two Present Tenses
English has two Present tenses - the Present Simple and the Present Continuous, while most languages have just one. This naturally causes lots of problem ..
We have just finished our first week this year of Prépa students and got some very good results. We had three students in the school, two of them doing commerciale exams such as BCE and Ecri ..
Grammar Blog - Lesson 1
A man is waiting at the bus stop. Perhaps he started waiting five minutes ago, perhaps twenty minutes ago. You want to know. What do you ask?
Every week students in the various OISE training centres work on particular projects to practice working in a group, in-depth research and also presentation skills.