Confused by Different Types of English Accents? Here is a Guide using Movies as Examples

May 4, 2018
4 May 2018,

English is spoken world-wide so it can be difficult initially to decide which language you would like to learn.  English is spoken as the first language for example in America, England, Scotland, Wales, Ireland, Australia, Canada, Barbados, The Bahamas and Antigua. Even though people in all these countries speak English, they all have different types of English accents. In other […]

Want to learn Canadian English? Here are 13 unique idioms you must know

August 29, 2017
29 August 2017,

Canada is a large country in North America, just above the United States. Although Canadian people speak English, the culture of Canada is slightly different than the culture in the USA. Because of this, unique sayings and idioms have developed in Canadian English. Learning these are important so that you can fully understand what people are trying to say. Below […]

17 Canadian Slang words that Confuse even Advanced English Speakers

January 14, 2017
14 January 2017,

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 […]