Don’t forget Gerry Luton’s Academic English Vocabulary Exercises!

One very important aspect of Academic English is using academic words rather than everyday English words. Rather than saying: There  are many students from China in UK universities. It would sound far better to say: Chinese students have an increasingly high profile in UK universities. How will you learn how to use academic words like ‘profile’? … Read more

Using Business English to find a job

(The following guest post comes courtesy of Gisele Navarro Mendez of Content Lobby) Making the transition to becoming a fully fledged member of the English-speaking business world can be unnerving. Sympathetic and patient teachers are replaced by shrewd human resources managers or hard-nosed business consultants. Nevertheless, with the right preparation, securing a job is a very achievable … Read more