English In The Real World

How to make an appointment in English

One of the mainstays of life is making and keeping appointments. Many people consider “an appointment” to mean a doctor’s…

10 months ago

EF Pro Cycling: Communication and commitment makes for a winning team

When our Pro Cycling team snagged the title in the Tour of Colombia this February, all their training, collaboration, and…

11 months ago

Strength through diversity: Learning English unites the EF Pro cycling team

In 2018 EF Education First, the world leader in international education, entered the realm of professional cycling by acquiring our…

12 months ago

The World’s Top 10 Languages to learn

One of the undisputed keys to success in today’s world is fluency in a second or third language. There is…

1 year ago

The Meaning of Hand Gestures Around the World

Hand gestures are an integral part of communication, particularly if we are speaking in a foreign language. They are a…

2 years ago

Fall in Love with these Idioms

Love Idioms When we consider how to learn English online there is one lesson we can take above all others.…

2 years ago

How to maximize your English learning

It’s the time of year when many people begin to make plans and set goals. Often those goals include finding…

2 years ago

Learn English: Christmas and New Year around the world

Christmas is, probably the most widely held celebration in the world. The day of the birth of Jesus Christ –…

2 years ago

Black Friday Bargains and History

In between Halloween and Christmas there is another major holiday that is happening in U.S. We are talking about Thanksgiving,…

2 years ago

Vocabulary around Halloween

When we learn English language online it doesn’t have to be all about grammar, syntax and all the rather technical…

2 years ago