Celebrating 10,000 EnglishCentral University Learners

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EnglishCentral Japan announced that over 10,000 university students will use the Premium Academic Product this fall semester. “Japanese universities now understand that strong oral language skills are as important for their students careers as scoring high on English exams.   As a result, the sale of EnglishCentral premium plans for the university market has exploded over […]

Learn Essential Idioms

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EnglishCentral has some great new content from our partner – Voice Of America.  Now you can study basic idioms and learn these essential features of English communication and culture. There are many idiom based video lessons – find them all HERE.  Also see this example below.  This content on EnglishCentral certainly is “a breath of […]

Featured Video: Are UFOs real?

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A lot of us wonder if there’s really life outside Earth. Our universe is so big that everyone can’t help but think if there are other beings living in another planet. It is hard to say that life does not exist out there especially when people see weird sightings of unidentified flying objects, more commonly […]

EnglishCentral Superuser: Zorro

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Hi. My name is Max. By way of introduction, I am 40 years old and I live in New Caledonia, the wonderful French island in the South Pacific. I am a banker and I work for an international bank as head of corporate banking. My English language knowledge is very useful in my business also […]

Our Promo Video for Teachers

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Here is one story about a teacher and how they had success teaching with EnglishCentral. Sign up now – it’s free for teachers. Please share and let other teachers know how we are transforming English language teaching. Also see our Academic overview presentation highlighting our academic product.

Hilary’s Story

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Here’s another in our series of EnglishCentral “superusers“.   Inspiring and a great example of how once a student decides to take control of their own learning – the sky’s the limit! Hilary ’ s   story [ Download as PDF ] I am Hilary, living in Chongqing, China  which is famous for its dish, “hot-pot” and clouds of […]

Making School “Lighter”

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As a teacher, I used to watch my grade 4 students struggle towards school and then collapse in the classroom. Why? Well, they usually had 4 or 5 heavy textbooks in their backpacks plus their lunch, plus stationary, shoes and many other things. Not very healthy and good for their growing structure and backs. The […]

Featured Video: The Importance of Water

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This is one of the few things we cannot live without: water. This is the most important resource on Earth that we need to stay alive (next to oxygen). Our bodies is approximately 60% water so we need to replenish it once it gets out of our bodies.  Our brains, our lungs, even our bodies […]

Superuser Wang Ming from China

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My name is Tom. I am nearly 50 and I live in Shenyang, the biggest city in northeast China. I am a diesel engine and heavy equipment engineer. My profession gives me the opportunity to communicate in English. I have been studying English as far as I can remember. From primary school to college, working […]

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