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Archive for June, 2018

Eurocentres Ambassador: Marion Dagot, San Diego

Here you can read the stories of our very first ambassador, Marion! Chapter 4: Looking back… 6 weeks (after finishing school I stayed on to travel around Cali) is both long and short, especially when you live 4 weeks in a city like San Diego. When traveling, we visit a lot of places, and despite …

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Eurocentres Ambassador: Marion Dagot, San Diego

Here you can read the stories of our very first ambassador, Marion! Chapter 3: A typical day at school (ft. my favourite places in San Diego)  7:00 am The alarm clock goes off ! I get ready, have lunch with Beverly, my host mom, who cooks delicious breakfasts and prepare a coffee in a cup …

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6 TV Series That Will Help You Understand British Culture

The Brits can seem very strange to outsiders. Their dry humour and sarcasm, their obsession with the weather, their weird levels of politeness… it can all be a bit confusing if you’re new to the UK! Here are six very funny TV shows that will really help you to get inside the heads of Brits, …

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Having Trouble Getting Native English Speakers to Understand You? These Tips Will Help!

It’s SO frustrating when you know you are saying the correct words in conversation, but you are still struggling to make yourself understood! Don’t get upset, embarrassed or offended, though. Sometimes it just takes a few small changes to where you place stress or intonation in a sentence to help a native speaker understand what …

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What to Say In English to Someone Who Is Going Through a Difficult Time

It’s very difficult to find the words to show that you support and feel sympathy for someone when sad things happen to them. Many people have no idea what to say in any language, and to make it even harder, phrases that would be appropriate in your native language don’t always have exactly the same …

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Eurocentres Ambassador: Marion Dagot, San Diego

Here you can read the stories of our very first ambassador, Marion! Chapter 2: First day at school! Before I came to San Diego After leaving university 6 years ago, once again  I’m here, back on school benches. To be honest, English classes have never been my strong suit. I have always hated these courses, classical learning …

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