New York City

Queridos alunos e visitantes ao blog! Bem vindo a cidade de Nova York! The Big Apple!! A mais populosa cidade dos Estados Unidos, conhecida como uma verdadeira “Melting Pot”, lugar onde existem diversas pessoas, com diferentes estilos de vida, culturas, religiões e raças e tudo se mistura criando-se novos estilos, hábitos… Aqui você irá conhecer um […]

Learning a language – 10 things you need to know

Thinking about learning a foreign language? From ignoring your age to avoiding the F-word, our multilingual experts share their tips.

How German sounds compared to other languages

This is just for fun!

German students agree?

Here’s How Foreign Speakers Screw Up English

Computer scientists at MIT and Israel’s Technion recently developed an algorithm that analyzes quirks and errors in English-as-a-second-language (ESL) essays to predict the author’s native tongue, potentially unlocking new tools for translation and teaching and also producing an alternative map of language similarity.

War on Drugo

In a fairytale setting, the movie explains the disastrous war on drugs by telling the story of a dragon banished from an ancient kingdom, and how people that spent time with the dragon were thrown in jail.

TOEFL Equivalency Table

Do you find all of the different English language test scores confusing? Do you have trouble comparing a TOEIC score to a TOEFL score? Well, that’s understandable because there are a number of different language tests and they all have different systems. Even the TOEFL Paper Based Test, TOEFL Computer Based Test (TOEFL CBT), and TOEFL Internet Based Test (TOEFL iBT) all have different scoring schemes. Here is a table and a website to help you compare scores between various English Tests.

Free Online Course! Exploring English: Language and Culture

This course for learners of English looks at British culture and examines English in use to help you improve your language skills.