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Archive for October, 2017

A day from life of a student at Eurocentres Greenwich Eltham.

Are you curious about what students are up to in our Eurocentres language school in London? Here is a brilliant video done by Alejandro Garcia who was a student at Eurocentres London Greenwich Eltham, which shows the daily life of a Eurocentres student. If you would like to discover for yourself how it is to …

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The Real Reason British People are So Hard to Understand

Image representing students learning about the real reason British people are so hard to understand

I’m sure you’ve heard the cliche that British people are excessively polite and easily embarrassed by uncomfortable situations. Well, it’s not just a joke – it’s true. In fact, there’s even a TV show  called Very British Problems, where different comedians from the UK talk about all the normal daily situation that make British people …

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These Celebrities Prove How English Can Transform Your Career

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You might have seen those very cheeky adverts for a language school in Croatia that showed a picture of Melania Trump with the words, “Imagine how far you can go with a little bit of English.” Of course, suggesting that women should learn English just to marry rich and powerful men is pretty insulting, not …

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7 Funny English Chat Up Lines (and What They Mean)

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If you ever find yourself talking to a native English speaker in a bar, club or dating app, there’s a strong chance they may use a “chat up line” or “pick up line”. This is a joke that plays on words or has a double meaning, and which is supposed to be flirty or flattering. …

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The Science Behind Learning a Language Faster

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Everyone thinks they know best when it comes to the “right” way to study, but neuroscience tells us that some approaches are more effective than others. (Neuroscience is an area of medicine that looks at how the brain works.) Based on the things that neuroscientists have found out about how your brain learns new things …

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