BEC Higher Exam Books

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BEC Higher Exam Books – Introduction This short post will provide information on BEC Higher exam books. Anyone who is taking this important exam will find these books extremely beneficial. The Problem You know the situation: you go to classes, do your homework, practice lots and come the big day, the exam isn’t what you … [Read more…]

BEC Vantage Exam Books

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BEC Vantage Exam Books – Introduction This short post will provide information on BEC Vantage exam books. Anyone who is taking this important exam will benefit from these books. The Problem You might be familiar with this situation: you go to classes, do your homework, practice lots and come the big day of the exam, … [Read more…]

Cheap Used Textbooks

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Cheap Used Textbooks – Introduction In this short article, I would like to warn you of the negative consequences of buying cheap used textbooks, especially online. For those of you who prefer to watch a video, please have a look at this one. Please be aware that I mean textbooks that you use to learn … [Read more…]

Does TunnelBear Work?

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Does Tunnelbear work? – introduction This articles looks at using a VPN for language learners and answers the question, “Does Tunnelbear work?”. Introduction to TunnelBear For the tech-savvy among you, you’re probably wondering why a VPN product is being reviewed on a language learning site. All I can say is, “Read on …” What is … [Read more…]

English Intonation Examples

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English Intonation Examples – Introduction This article take a light-hearted look at some fun English intonation examples. This video is based on this post and is for those who prefer to see a video. What is Intonation? As in music, intonation is the melody, the way in which the tone varies in pitch and the … [Read more…]

School of Business and Trade (SoBaT)

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School of Business and Trade (SoBaT) This post will take a look at the School of Business and Trade and a free online education which ultimately leads to a Graduate Diploma in Business Studies. Introduction to SoBaT The School of Business and Trade (SoBaT) was established in 2013 “to promote education without boundaries and background“. … [Read more…]

Gymglish Review

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Gymglish review – an open and honest assessment I recently came across an interesting website offering Business English training and would like to share this with you. This Gymglish review will help you to decide whether it is worth your while to have a closer look. What is Gymglish? Founded in 2004, Gymglish offers a … [Read more…]

Rich Morning Show Review

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What is the Rich Morning Show? The Rich Morning Show is an online English training program for beginners and younger learners. Each lesson features a video (the Rich Morning Show – roughly two minutes long), followed by questions, mini-lessons, and personalised revision exercises. You can access up to 20 lessons per month. If the concept … [Read more…]

Thinking the Unthinkable

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Thinking the unthinkable (This may well be my shortest post ever, but I hope it’s still considered worthwhile.) Also available as a short video Question: how do you think the unthinkable? Answer: with an itheberg …  

360training Business English Review

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360training Business English review – introduction This is a review of the 360training Business English offering on their web-site. NB: since the initial post, 360training have removed this course. I’ll update the article if this changes in the future. What is 360training? 360training is a company that offers online training on a variety of subjects. … [Read more…]