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COVID-19

COVID-19

Book your English course with confidence ELC Brighton, English in Chester and ELC Eastbourne want to give you peace of mind when booking a course with us in these difficult times. We want to provide you with as much flexibility as possible. For all of our students, we are revising our policies as follows: Deferral and Cancellation Policies for students The following deferral and cancellation policies apply for future courses until further notice. 1. Deferrals If you have booked a future course w... Read More
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Five Myths about the CELTA course

Five Myths about the CELTA course

Lightning never strikes twice! Have you heard that water changes direction in a sink as it goes down a plughole depending on whether you are in the northern or southern hemisphere? Do you think that elephants are afraid of mice? CELTA is the leading initial teacher training qualification for people hoping to work in English Language Teaching and there are many people’s ideas that seem to have become embraced as truth. Like with our world and lifestyle choices, there are many myths about t... Read More
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Making the Most of Summer! English Teacher Training Courses in the UK

Making the Most of Summer! English Teacher Training Courses in the UK

Connect with the place you have chosen to learn English Brighton is a lovely place, with a special atmosphere. Our first recommendations is to explore the city fully itself. It’s incredible how much communication you can have on the streets, in the cafes, parks, galleries and museums of the city. You can learn English and plenty more outside of a classroom. The city is abundant with opportunities to talk to and meet people. The people of Brighton are famously welcoming to tourists and... Read More
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Over 50’s English Courses: Everything You Need to Know

Over 50’s English Courses: Everything You Need to Know

Over 50s English Courses: Everything You Need to Know ELC Eastbourne offers the best English courses for 50-plus students with its special packages in the spring and autumn. Not only do you get to experience a vibrant and cultured town by the sea, but you also get the opportunity to learn English with like-minded people and discover England with your new friends. Let’s look at why ELC Eastbourne is the prime location for over 50s English courses. Learning English in Eastbourne, the perfect... Read More
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Will English Stop Being the Top Business Language in a Post-Brexit Europe?

Will English Stop Being the Top Business Language in a Post-Brexit Europe?

In May 2017, the President of the European Commission, Jean-Claude Juncker, made a speech in Florence, Italy, which started in English and then switched to French. He said in English, “Slowly but surely, English is losing importance in Europe,” before switching to French, continuing, “I would like them to understand what I am saying about Europe and nations.” His stunt drew applause from the audience and attacks from the British Press, as well as drawing attention to an i... Read More
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The Definitive Guide To Academic English Language

The Definitive Guide To Academic English Language

The Definitive Guide To Academic English Language Academic Language: Definition Academic English language refers to the oral, written, auditory, and visual language used in Universities and other higher education establishments. It includes discipline-specific vocabulary, grammar, syntax and punctuation, and rhetorical conventions and devices used for specific work such as essays, papers and lab reports. When you’re studying English for academic purposes, you’ll be learning academic ... Read More
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Is Learning English Your Biggest Challenge? These 7 Tips Will Help You

Is Learning English Your Biggest Challenge? These 7 Tips Will Help You

7 Tips for Learning English When you start to learn English, it can be a challenge. However, there are some great ways for you to improve your language skills and learn about the culture of England and the UK at the same time. Whether you like movies, listening to music, or reading, we have lots of ideas for you of how you can learn English and have fun at the same time. Why is learning English important? English is the official language in a large number of countries as well as England, includi... Read More
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The 8 Best Things About Long Term English Study Programmes

The 8 Best Things About Long Term English Study Programmes

Long Term English Study Programme: Finding The Study Programme For You A long-term English study programme in the UK is the best way to learn English or master your knowledge of the language whilst having an incredible life-changing experience. Not only will your language skills improve way beyond your expectations as you learn from the most experienced native speaking tutors, but you will most probably make friends for life. When you learn English as part of a long-term English study programme,... Read More
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Cambridge English proficiency exam, everything you need to know

Cambridge English proficiency exam, everything you need to know

Cambridge English: C2 Proficiency Exam The Cambridge English: C2 Proficiency exam is also called the CPE and more informally known as the Cambridge Proficiency. CPE originally stood for the Cambridge Certificate of Proficiency in English. The CPE is the toughest English language exam of all the Cambridge suite of exams, and if you hold this qualification it proves – according to Cambridge English - that “you have mastered English to an exceptional level. It proves you can communicate... Read More
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What Lady Gaga can teach you about learning English as a Second Language

What Lady Gaga can teach you about learning English as a Second Language

What Lady Gaga Can Teach You About Learning English As A Second Language   Lady Gaga, the amazing American singer, songwriter and actress, has been described as a “post-modern diva” who combines elements of Madonna, David Bowie and Freddie Mercury. Now that’s a pretty impressive description!  But we think Lady Gaga can also teach you something important about learning English as a second language and speaking it whilst you’re in England. Perfect Illusion is one ... Read More
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