Our weekly student profile is of friends Jose Luis and Alex, who have been coming to the Academy for a while and are excellent students!
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The regular contributors return with talk of false friends, constipation, and discussing which is more difficult to learn, English or Spanish. What do you think?
“as I went through and we started going one step further, I realised it is a very nice way to know about different cultures. It’s not only a matter to know English or speak in English; it’s a way to know about loads of people that are so different to what you are” Mara
Our weekly podcast returns with Julia, Alex and Conor being joined by special guest Erin, a niece of Carol Caparros, proprietor of the Academy.
In this blog we will examine the difficulties that students have with phrasal verbs, and what you can do to solve the problems!
Alex, Julia and Conor are back after their respective Semana Santa shenanigans, discussing everything from false friends to apples that taste like sand, from the Tip of the Week to minor alcohol addictions. As always any suggestions are appreciated and we welcome any contributions/contributors!
We all have them, those people that are always hanging around, seemingly with good intentions, but deep down you know that they are not your real amigos. Everyone knows who their friends are. Or do we? Much like our social circles, language learning often has a lot of short cuts, where certain words have a…