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The Quirks of Speaking the Queen’s Language

September 19, 2018 by in category English is Fun, General English tagged as , ,

As a person who is learning the English as a second language, had it ever crossed your mind why British English sounds distinct?  Aside from the different accents, pronunciations, and colloquial terms, there are area-exclusive rules needed to be followed — in speaking the Queen’s language. With all the things needed to be taken into […]

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Japan to Deploy Robots to Help Boost English Proficiency in Schools

September 13, 2018 by in category English is Fun, Technology tagged as , ,

Over the years, education has benefited from the advancement of technology. It can be noted that without education and knowledge, technology would not have progressed. When it comes to technology, it is the application of accumulated knowledge to a process or medium. As education progressed, the development of technology accelerated. The internet is considered to […]

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The Benefits of Joining English Study Groups

August 29, 2018 by in category Uncategorized tagged as ,

One of the common struggles for the many English learners is learning on how to converse with consistency. A huge number of people lose confidence when they find that they are not learning quick enough and it can cost them to lose their motivation. So, if you want to improve your English speaking skills while […]

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How You Can Start Improving Your Business English Today

August 28, 2018 by in category Business English tagged as ,

Working in the business world requires professionals to achieve a level of skills needed to be successful as well as develop their communication skills in terms of speaking, writing, presenting and negotiating. Let’s use the story of a senior manager who works in a financial firm as an example. As a senior manager of a […]

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Tips on How to Speak English Fluently Like a Professional

August 27, 2018 by in category Business English tagged as ,

The English language is universal and is spoken globally in the business world. In a lot of countries, educational institutions that focuses on business development courses such as colleges, universities and skills training have made English as a primary medium of instruction. Since English is spoken all over the world, it opens various doors of […]

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New In the City: Communication Tips to Enhance Your Social Life

August 10, 2018 by in category General English tagged as , , , ,

For newcomers in Melbourne, adapting is a challenge because the city is a cultural melting pot in terms of diversity. For non-native English speakers such as international students and newly arrived professionals, the city is a friendly community that offers a lot of opportunities for new residents to acclimate and feel welcome. When you’re new […]

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Cooks’ Cottage – Brick by Brick

April 16, 2018 by in category Uncategorized

Cooks’ Cottage is a beautiful building set in the picturesque Fitzroy Gardens to commemorate the voyages of Captain James Cook, discoverer of Australia.   The Great Ayton family cottage is the only concrete historical link we have with Captain Cook’s origins and gives visitors an idea of life in the 1700’s. In 1933, the last […]

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