The English Academy Podcast Number Five!

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?

Student Profile – Mara

“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

The English Academy Podcast Number Three!

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!

Frustrating False Friends

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…