Home > Blog

English Language in Game of Thrones

April 19, 2016 0 0

Game of Thrones Is Back! But What Do Their Accents Mean?   For the uninitiated, Game of Thrones is an extremely popular American TV show broadcast on HBO, and for those that haven’t seen it yet: relax—this article is going to be spoiler free. Instead, we’re going to focus on the characters’ diverse array of…


The Five Coolest Neighborhoods in Melbourne

April 14, 2016 0 0

We all know Melbourne is the most liveable city in the world, trendy shops, nice cafés and heaps of cultural events. However, there are so many suburbs in Melbourne that choosing one either to life or to spend the day might be quite difficult. So for those who don´t know them yet, here a selection…

My Experience as an English Teacher

April 12, 2016 0 2

By Nathan Jones, General English Teacher at Explore English Having English as a second language is incredibly valuable, especially as an English teacher working and teaching away from home soil. From my position, having only spoken Welsh at home until the age of four years of age; then growing up in a world where English…

The use of technology in class at Explore English

April 10, 2016 0 0

At Explore English, technology in the Classroom is something we take pride in. Our Classrooms are all affixed with huge wall mounted Widescreen Computers that are loaded with course materials, as well as being able to be used for displaying lessons, web pages and playing audio and video content.   This week, students had fun…

World Health Day

World Health Day: 5 Tips for Keeping Healthy

April 7, 2016 0 0

Following World Turnip Day, World Nappies-On-The-Head Day and World Body Odour Day, World Health Day is again a welcome relief. So, in keeping with the local trend of looking beautiful, feeling great and all-round wellness of mind, body and soul – here are some priceless tips, as confirmed by the University for Obloquy (UFO).  …

How a General English Class Should Be

April 5, 2016 0 0

Routine Each student should know what to expect from their text books and the way that the class is managed by the teacher. This way, there should be a comfortable, but professional relationship between learner and educator. If a student knows what they are learning at a steady pace, they can ask for support, where…

How Can A General English Course Can Help You With Learning English

March 28, 2016 0 0

You want to go on an adventure but aren’t the most adventurous person on the planet? You like things to have a reason and a purpose? Choosing a General English course in an English-speaking country was the best decision you could have made. Now, some people might suggest that learning a language by immersing oneself…

What To Do In The Australian Outback

March 24, 2016 0 0

The Australian outback is a beautiful place to visit. The scenery is diverse and spectacular and there are a wide range of uniquely Australian experiences that you can have here. So what is ‘The Outback’ and where is it exactly? The Outback is Australia’s vast, remote, and frequently beautiful, arid interior. It is sometimes referred…

Top 5 Jobs for International Students in Melbourne

March 23, 2016 0 0

When studying overseas, finding employment can sometimes be a difficult task. The responsibility of studying can often leave students with little time to commit to employment. Below are some popular jobs that are suited to the needs of international students.   Hospitality Working as a waiter, bartender or kitchen hand is a great way to…

The Best 5 Restaurants in Melbourne…..Perhaps

March 21, 2016 0 0

It would be a guaranteed certainty; that whenever someone publishes a “Best 5…” list of almost everything nowadays – that there would be disagreements. If you’re talking one of (if not) Melbourne’s strongest cultural selling points – the food and service industry – then we have to focus on many different aspects.   Quality of…