How to improve your English spelling
Try out some of these 10 helpful rules to improve your English spelling skills.
The 7 habits of highly effective language learners
Consider some of these effective habits that can accelerate your language learning process and improve your English speaking, writing & reading skills
Six things you will gain from a General English language course
Studying a General English language course in the UK is a great way to gain a comprehensive foundational understanding of English.
How to write a professional email in English
Part of conducting yourself professionally is knowing how to write an appropriate email. Read this blog post to learn tips on how to do so.
Choosing the right language tests for international admissions
Learn about your language test options for international admissions
10 tips for maintaining your English after studying abroad
Keep growing your English skills – even after you leave the UK.
Top 10 best things for students to do in Birmingham
Planning to study in Birmingham? Check out this blog for our recommendations on things to do during your stay.
What are the alternatives English words for ‘correct’?
Expand your English vocabulary with this selection of words you can use in place of ‘correct’.
Get in the Christmas spirit in Birmingham this December
How do you get into the Christmas spirit? Celebrate the festivities this December by visiting some of these Birmingham hotspots.
What to consider when choosing an English course in Nottingham
There’s many reasons to study in the UK, but what do you need to consider before studying English in Nottingham?
What are the alternatives to the word ‘very big’?
How many alternative ways to say ‘very big’ do you know? Read this blog and expand your English vocabulary.
10 differences between formal and informal language
Learn how to differentiate between formal and informal writing and speaking styles. When should you use each variation of the English language?
What is the history behind Halloween?
Halloween is a popular and widely celebrated holiday today across the globe, but what are the original reasons why we celebrate 31st October?
How to choose the best English learning method for you
Learning a new language is just like learning any skill – you need to test and try different methods to find what works best for you.
Top tips on how to improve your listening skills
Being a good listener will help you excel in many areas of your life – from your friendships to your working relationships. Learn more here.
Top 10 most beautiful English words
As you start to improve your English language skills, you will become familiar with some of the many unique words exist within the language.
What’s a typical day for a Birmingham student like?
What’s life like as a Birmingham student? Find out what this fun-filled city has to offer English language students.
20 English Idioms and How to Use Them
An English language quirk you may still be familiarising yourself with is the Brits’ use of idioms. Get to grips with some of these phrases
10 Amazing Things for Students to do in Nottingham
Studying in Nottingham? These are some of the many things for students to see and do in Nottingham.
The 10 Most Common English Grammar Mistakes
Learn the key rules of English grammar to make sure you don’t make these common mistakes.
The Best Places for Students to Visit in the UK
There are many beautiful cities across the UK. If you are studying abroad, why not plan a few day trips and see what the country has to offer?
The 10 Hardest English Words to Pronounce
One of the most important parts of learning a new language is pronunciation. With time and practice, you can learn some of these difficult words.
Why Do International Students Choose to Study in Nottingham?
Nottingham is a great place to study. There are many reasons why students choose to study there, here we highlight some of them.
How to Choose a Language School Abroad: 10 Things to Consider
Choosing a language school isn’t easy and there are many things to consider! We've listed some of them in this blog article.
How Can an Academic English Course Help You Prepare for Your Studies?
Planning to study in the UK? If you are not from an English-speaking country or English is not your first language, this blog is for you.
10 Fun Things to Do in England This Summer While Learning English
Take a summer English course in England and turn your studies into an adventure with these ten fun things you can do while learning English.
British VS American Spelling: What’s the Difference?
Learn about the differences between British and American English spelling, grammar, given names for different items, and more.
IELTS General or IELTS Academic: Which one is right for you?
In this blog we take a closer look at the IELTS Academic and IELTS General Training test to help you decide which test is right for you.
How to write a good essay
Learn what makes a good essay from choosing a topic, defining your argument, research, planning to writing .
20 Trendy New Words and How to Use Them in Everyday Life
Stay up to date with new words in English and their meaning, by reading this blog.
Workbooks to Practise English at Home
We've put together a list of workbooks you can use to practise English at home.
Best Apps to Practise English at Home
In this blog we've listed best mobile applications to practise English at home, so you can progress faster.
Introduction to British Expressions
We've listed a few common phrases to help you learn British English so you can integrate more easily into British culture and communicate better.
How to improve your English vocabulary
Read this blog for a broad discussion of the best ways to improve your English vocabulary.
Greetings and introductions in British English
This blog will focus on British English greetings and give you a general overview of common greeting styles in the UK.
Can I learn English by watching films?
Did you know that watching films can help you learn English faster? To find out how, read this blog now.
How to speak English like a native
Check out these useful tips we've put together to help you speak like a native speaker
Why study English in the UK?
In this blog we talk about some of the benefits of studying English in the UK and answer frequently asked questions
Can I study in a UK university without IELTS?
Learn more about how to study in a UK university without IELTS
What is a university pathway programme?
Learn about different types of university pathways and how they work.
The Importance of the English Language
Find out why learning English is so important and main reasons to start learning it today.
IELTS Writing Tips
Improve your writing skills and prepare for your IELTS exam with these top tips.
IELTS Reading Tips
We've put together these top tips to help you score a higher band at IELTS reading test.
What is IELTS?
Learn everything you need to know about IELTS exam, who is it for and how to prepare for it.
Saying a few words: useful English phrases for presentations
Improve your speaking/presentation skills by learning these English phrases.
How to ask for directions in a foreign country
There are ways that you can ask for directions, no matter where you are in the world and what language is around you.
Secret knowledge: Top tips to ace the IELTS Exam
Learn how to prepare for and successfully pass your IELTS exam.
Getting to know the Duolingo English Exam
Everything you need to know about the Duolingo English exam
English grammar rules to remember
We’ve laid out a few of the more common ground-rules that will help you to make sure you aren’t making any obvious mistakes.
A guide to corporate English vocabulary and sayings
Improve your business English by learning these expressions.
When to use a comma in English
There are a lot of rules concerning commas, and learning them can help you to improve your writing.
Top tips for passing for the Duolingo exam
Are you thinking about taking the Duolingo exam to prove your level of English? Then this blog is for you.
Top 5 countries for studying English
Here are some of the best countries to study English in; choose wisely!
Key figures from British-history
Learn more about some of key figures that have made their mark on Britain in years gone by.
Tongue twisters to improve pronunciation
Practise these fun phrases several times a day and see if you notice any improvement in your pronunciation.
6 ways to improve your writing skills for IELTS
Take a look at some of our insights and advice, and you’re sure to ace the IELTS writing test.
10 unusual words to add to your English vocabulary
We’ve put together a short list of some of the more unusual words in English that you can add to your vocabulary.
How to develop good English communication skills
Read on for our top tips on developing your communication skills.
How to pass the Duolingo English exam
Check out our top tips guide to passing with the high score that you want.
Formal and informal email phrases to learn
There are some different phrases, both formal and informal, you can learn that will help you to write the most suitable types of emails.