EnglishCentral Partners with Seed Learning for More Kids Content

EnglishCentral has partnered with Seed Learning, an industry leader in language learning products and services, to develop a new suite of products for the Young Learner (K-12) Market. These courses were developed specifically to cater the needs of those who are just starting to learn the language and include variations in topics such as phonics, […]

Medical English from Cambridge University Press

Good Practice Good Practice is an online course – based on the leading medical English text from Cambridge University Press –  for doctors and medical students who need to communicate with patients in English. Good Practice focuses on the language and communication skills that doctors need to make consultations more effective, through a focus on […]

New Vocabulary Application now Available on EnglishCentral

EnglishCentral has completed a major upgrade of its vocabulary learning application.  The application now includes the following courses: Core Vocabulary is a set of 2800 words used most frequently in daily life.  It covers ~92% of the English learners would see in newspapers, magazines, books, TV and movies.  It is an updated version of what is […]

New Career English Courses from Express Publishing Now on EnglishCentral

We have launched a series of new Career English courses, based on the industry leading series Career Paths, from Express Publishing.  These special purpose courses are designed for professionals and students in vocational schools and colleges to help them develop the language skills they need to succeed in a professional work situation. There are over 70 […]

VNPT and EnglishCentral Partner in Vietnam

Hanoi, Vietnam  October 11, 2017  – Vietnam Post and Telecommunications Group (VNPT), the largest mobile provider in Vietnam with more than 80 million mobile subscribers,  today announced the launch of its version of the EnglishCentral Service in Vietnam under the brand “MyEnglish“. The launch this year is the 1st phase in the partnership whereby VNPT […]

EnglishCentral Partners with Cambridge University Press for Career English Courses

Three new career English courses from Cambridge University are now available on EnglishCentral, localized into Japanese, Turkish, Korean and Portuguese.  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. Features of these courses include: Videos with Interactive Captioning. […]

Featured Video: The Lion That Won People’s Hearts

Cecil the Lion made headlines last week after he was hunted and killed by an American dentist, Dr. Walter Palmer who then received an onslaught of criticism on social media. Palmer, who paid a considerable sum for the hunt, claimed that he had no idea that the Zimbabwe lion was protected. Cecil was a well-loved […]

Featured Video: Nintendo CEO Passes Away

Nintendo issued a press release Sunday, announcing that its chief executive Satoru Iwata died of cancer at the age of 55. Just last year, he also missed the company’s annual shareholders’ meeting after undergoing surgery due to similar health issues. Iwata was known for his bold ambition to reinvent Nintendo. Under his leadership, the company […]

Featured Video: How Good Is Your Eyesight?

What one person sees may be completely different from what another person sees. Vision can be affected by many things including space, distance and color. Sometimes, the human brain can also trick people into seeing things. Recently, an interesting eye test came out and caught the attention of many. It’s not the traditional letter chart, […]

Featured Video: Iron Man’s Cool Surprise

Robert Downey Jr. is famous for his role as Iron Man, a billionaire genius in super-powered armor. Alex, a seven-year-old boy born with a partially developed arm, is a big fan of Iron Man. An organization who helps disabled children heard about Alex and enlisted the help of Robert Downey Jr. to deliver a special […]