4 ways to Learn Modern Spoken English and talk like a Cool Kid!

January 28, 2017
28 January 2017,
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Most English students want to learn real, modern Spoken English that is used by native speakers in day to day conversations. However, a lot of traditional English courses teach English that is not used by real native speakers in real life situations. For example, take the expression “it is raining cats and dogs”. If you are a foreign student arriving […]


17 Canadian Slang words that Confuse even Advanced English Speakers

January 14, 2017
14 January 2017,
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If you’re like many people, you think Canadians are just like Americans, but colder and further north (and possibly housed in igloos). For the most part, Canadian Slang is about the same as American or British Slang, so you’ll have little trouble understanding folks if you head up to Toronto or Vancouver. (Newfoundland might be another story.) But there are a […]


20 Examples of Informal Slang Americans Use in Real Conversations

July 25, 2016
25 July 2016,
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English is an evolving language and English that millennials (People born in the 1980’s, 1990’s and 2000’s) use is significantly different from what older generations used. With the advent of social media and texting which is the main medium of communication for this generation, came an entirely new set of informal slang expressions that are not taught in formal ESL […]