15 Slang Words that are often used by College Students

July 20, 2017
20 July 2017,

Slang words refer to words used in informal situations.  College students have their own way of communicating, which adults can find difficult to understand.  These slang words are not the normal part of everyday vocabulary except if you are at college when it becomes an essential way of communicating.  These slang words give the students a sense of belonging and […]

The Ultimate TOEFL Vocabulary Guide – Part 1

September 25, 2015
25 September 2015,

Want to score high in TOEFL Vocabulary? Yes, we can help. Language exams such as TOEFL, IELTS, GRE and GMAT are designed to test English language proficiency, both in understanding and expression.  Lot of students consider the vocabulary sections in these exams as a challenge because of the way they study – most students study for these sections by cramming […]

Expand your Vocabulary with these 10 English Idioms

June 17, 2015
17 June 2015,

An idiom is a phrase or expression that has a meaning separate to the individual words it’s composed of.Learning idioms is a vital part of learning the english language.  Idioms reflect the history of a language and are often dialect specific. To improve from a beginner level to an intermediate level, an understanding of common idioms is a must. So […]

Are you an intermediate ESL student? Expand your vocabulary with these new words.

April 4, 2015
4 April 2015,

Improving your vocabulary is essential for progressing from an intermediate English language learner to an advanced learner.  An improved vocabulary helps you better communicate; it is easier to understand and be understood during conversation. Additionally, a diverse vocabulary gives you more options during conversations, to better express your thoughts. Consider the difference between “That’s a nice painting” and “The artist […]

5 TV shows every non-native English speaker should watch

June 4, 2014
4 June 2014,

Mastering Spoken English is 80% about immersing yourself in English. Watching high quality, TV shows is a great way to not only enrich your English speaking skills but also increase the number of hours you are engaged in deliberately improving your English. Here is a list of 5 TV shows that every ESL (English as a second language) student should […]