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What is An Oxymoron?

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If you’re thinking, “an oxy-what?” … don’t worry! Although it looks like a difficult word, it isn’t TOO hard to pronounce: just break it down into ox – ee – more – on. Well, that’s how you say it. But what is it? An oxymoron is a phrase that uses two words or terms together …

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What You Need to Know About Working In A Foreign Country

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Been bitten by the wanderlust bug? If you’re dreaming of having adventures all over the world, experiencing something new and exciting every day, then taking the lap and working in another country might be perfect for you. But there are some really important things to consider before you can start making your dream come true. …

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Top Tips for Getting to Grips with a New Alphabet

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Learning a new language is hard enough when it the letters it uses are similar to your own. When you have to learn a whole new alphabet at the same time, this can feel like a huge task! Of course, getting used to a new way of writing and reading does make things tricky, but …

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5 Reasons Why You Should Do the FCE Exam

Are you studying English and want to improve your skills? Or do you want to make a fresh new start, and discover new opportunities? Then taking the FCE exam might just be the perfect way to do it. Read on to find out how this exam could change your life! Polish up your skills If …

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Make 2016 Your Most Adventurous Year Yet – by Working Abroad

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Excited by the new year ahead of you – but not sure how to make the most of it? Why not embrace one of the best adventures you could ever experience – and head out into the world? Working overseas is a challenging, thrilling and memorable experience – and something that will transform you forever. …

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4 Things to Do When You Don’t Know the Local Language

Being familiar with the local language – even a smattering – can be a huge help when you’re travelling abroad. But what do you do when you don’t know a single word? Whether you’re travelling somewhere unfamiliar for work – or want to experience a new adventure on a holiday – going somewhere where you …

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What’s Life Really Like as a Eurocentres Student?

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Thinking of going to a Eurocentres school? You’ll be in great company! With lots of new students attending courses at our different schools around the world, you’ll get to make new friends from a variety of backgrounds, live in a fantastic city and learn a language while you do it. But what is life really …

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Want to work with foreign languages? Try these careers for size!

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Do you love learning languages? Fascinated by exploring new cultures? Then working with foreign languages might just be the perfect career choice for you. And you’d be surprised at just how many different types of careers your language skills can set you up for. Learning a foreign language shows potential employers that you’ve got some …

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How to Find a Job Overseas

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Want to travel and get off the beaten track? Working in a foreign country is a really great way of broadening your horizons – you’ll have the chance to meet lots of interesting new people, test out your language skills, and experience a whole new culture! But finding a job there – before you’ve even …

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How Learning a Language Makes Travelling So Much Better

Think that all you need to travel is a desire to explore, a handy guidebook and a passport? Think again. Travelling can really expand your world. It can introduce you to lots of new people, let you experience a new way of life, and appreciate the rich culture of different communities around the world. But …

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