TESOL 2014 in Portland

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We are pleased to announce our attendance at TESOL 2014 in Portland, March 26th to 29th.  We are very excited about the conference and will be highlighting all our new mobile apps at the conference venue. Come and test them out – tablets or phone! We’ll also have on display our 5 level series of […]

We’ve Gone Grammar!

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Grammar is one of the principal frameworks by which language is organized, learned and taught.   We recognize this and have launched new sets of grammar video courses meant to give students sustained practice and insight into important grammatical forms.  Take a look at our courses and see for yourself how helpful they can be […]

Grammar and Pronunciation Help

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We have released our grammar and pronunciation videos onto our Youtube channel. Get them all HERE.  The grammar videos explain important grammar points and then provide real video examples from EnglishCentral of these forms. Kenny Z  the “grammar guy”  makes grammar learning fun and effective. The pronunciation videos are hosted by our pronunciation expert, Pamela. […]

Featured Video: A Valentine’s Surprise

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The simplest questions can be the most difficult to answer sometimes. What is love and what does it mean to you? We asked five people from EnglishCentral and here are some of their answers: 1. Love is when your happiness depends on another person’s happiness. 2. Love is putting someone’s welfare and happiness ahead of […]

Transcripts – *New and Improved

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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 […]

Featured Video: I Do This to Win

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On January 25, 1924, the International Olympic Committee sanctioned an 11-day winter sport event at Chamonix, France. It became a huge success and was later called the first Winter Olympics. It’s the same as the Summer Olympics but it’s just a bit colder. The Winter Olympics has evolved since its inception. The number of athletes […]

Featured Video: The Monster of the New Year

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  Once upon a time, a monster with the body of a bull and the head of a lion roamed the lands and hunted humans for food. Terror came over the land until the villagers found out its weakness. When the ferocious beast came, the people hung red boards on their doors and made fire […]

Keeping Language Fit

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It is the beginning of a new year and if you go to the local gym, no matter where in the world, you’ll see it crowded with many people trying to get fit and fulfill their new year’s resolutions. Inevitably, in a month or even less, the gym will return to its normal half empty […]

Featured Video: I Dare You

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In a changing world where things happen so fast, some things will always remain the same. No matter how hard we try and no matter the effort, some still see women as objects and men as people. A man sees a woman as an object because he looks at her clothes. People will try to […]

Featured Video: Failing Means Living

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The sweetest victories are the ones that are most difficult. When we think of the most successful people throughout history, their willingness to take risks despite failure isn’t new to them at all. Did you think that it was a walk around the park for the likes of Steve Jobs, Bill Gates, Michael Jordan and […]

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