The Academic Word List

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Our popular AWL (Academic Wordlist) course has been given a make over!  New and improved, it now has the very best contextual examples for each word – so student understanding will be much greater. These 570 words (more specifically “word families”) are the vocabulary students need to succeed in an academic setting. For their reading, […]

Course Wordlists

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Every course in the EnglishCentral course catalog consists of a set of vocabulary that is specific to the topic/unit of study.  Students learn the vocabulary both incidentally within the context of the video and formally/directly by studying the words in our unique video vocabulary quiz app. Now teachers can download the full set of study […]

Holiday Study

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December holidays are a topic of immense interest to students and teachers around the world.  Our holiday vocabulary course offers the top 100 holiday season related vocabulary that students can study and learn using our unique vocabulary course methodology. Students learn the words in context and speak the videos.  Here’s the PDF of the wordlist […]

Vocabulary Webinar 2

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On November 21st  we held the second live webinar with Dr Browne, where he  discussed various online and in-class solutions for helping students to learn core vocabulary words quickly and efficiently. Here is the recording.   Click here to view the PPT he presented. ———————————————————— Learning vocabulary in a foreign language can at times seem […]

Learning Vocabulary

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EnglishCentral is a leader in helping students learn the words they need to successfully communicate.   Students can both study words in the context of the video and learn vocabulary immersively (an extensive approach)  or study words in depth through wordlists/quizzes (intensive approach). Here is a quick video screencast showing all the ways to build […]

EnglishCentral awards its star students in Turkey

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EnglishCentral recently visited several of the 8 universities in Turkey that have adopted EnglishCentral.  One event that has special meaning was at Bahcesehir University English Preparatory School where we gave an award to the highest performing student on Englishcentral at Bahcesehir for the academic year 2012 – 2013. Congratulations to Berk! Here he says a few words […]

Find Out Your Language Level

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On EnglishCentral, we have 7 different levels. Our video lessons, the words on EnglishCentral and courses are all in certain levels. For video lessons and courses, we group levels Level 1-2 = Easy Level 3-4 = Medium Level 5-7 = Difficult For vocabulary we use a scale of 1 – 7 that students pre-select from […]

Learning Vocabulary On EnglishCentral

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We get asked often about the best way to learn vocabulary using EnglishCentral. We have many options for both students and teachers. This screencast shows the 3 main ways: 1.  By looking up a word or expression and using a “cliplist” of example video sentences showing the word in use. 2. By study in a […]

How to Learn Vocabulary and Pronunciation

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We are always trying to make it easier for members to use our service. These two presentations will give you all the hints you need to help you learn Vocabulary and Pronunciation on EnglishCentral. All you really need now is to manage your time – a little study each day really helps.  For teachers, our […]

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