Spot On Learning (SOL) is a Dutch based e-Learning company that provides training solutions for international businesses for which speaking English and understanding culture are essential. SOL is particularly focused on the Maritime & Offshore segment and has created with EnglishCentral several unique web and mobile solutions for that market.
Learning English has never been better here at EnglishCentral. We offer thousands of videos for our users to watch, learn and speak. We’ve featured a lot of cool and interesting videos but today, we’ll feature something different. Our site offers new beginner videos that feature basic English sentences to help you start a conversation. Watch […]
Teachers will be delighted with the “new and improved” transcripts now available on EnglishCentral. They give teachers an instant lesson plan and include; A full transcript of the video audio shown line by line The featured and study vocabulary in the video lesson Comprehension questions to check student understanding Discussion questions to prompt student speaking […]
Constantly, most teachers have in the back of their mind the eternal question of “Why do so many students try to learn English but so few succeed in being confident, fluent speakers?” Of course, motivation and time are two big factors. You need both or the effort just fades away and nothing goes in the […]
Cambridge University Press has licensed over 50 titles to EnglishCentral, which EnglishCentral has adapted into interactive video courses using its Watch, Learn & Speak online English conversation platform. These courses include Good Practice: Communication Skills in English for the Medical Practitioner, Be My Guest: English for the Hotel Industry, Flightpath: Aviation English for Pilots and ATCOs, and […]
Further to our first post about donating to the Red Cross in the Philippines – the need for help continues. Just because the weather clears doesn’t mean the misery does too. It takes time and the help of so many. EnglishCentral has an office in Manila and our staff has been busy packing goods/boxes for […]
Dear EnglishCentral members, Our hearts go out to all those who are suffering from Super Typhoon Haiyan. It has caused so much devastation and everyone at EnglishCentral has been following the events with great interest and emotion. We have EnglishCentral staff in the Philippines and a close connection and commitment to this beautiful country. Our office […]
We have launched a new pronunciation course aimed specifically to help students whose first language is Arabic: Top 10 Pronunciation Challenges for Arabic Speakers. The course provides remedial practice for the main phonemes / sounds that Arabic speakers find hard to pronounce in English. The selected phonemes are based on our own comprehensive data of […]