Author Archives: Beth

About Beth

Beth is a language enthusiast and former EFL teacher. After studying Modern Languages at university, her love of adventure led her to travel all over the world. Now settled in sunny Brighton, she loves writing blogs to encourage people to visit her native England.

Manchester named the UK’s most liveable city 2019

The city of Manchester has climbed 13 places in the global liveability index in the past five years. It is now the highest UK city in the ranking, with London landing number 48.  The liveability index measures the standard of … Continue reading

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All the English Internet Slang You Need to Know in 2019

The more time you spend learning English, the more time you’ll spend reading English on the internet. And, even if you’ve mastered English vocabulary offline, you might find yourself scrolling through Social Media and getting pretty confused. Why do people … Continue reading

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10 Traditional British Foods

Cuisine can be an excellent insight into a country’s history and culture and British food is no exception. Before you head to the UK, check out these traditional British foods and discover where to find them on your next trip. … Continue reading

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20 of the Most Common British Slang Words

Learning a language in the classroom is all very well and good but you don’t really begin to experience the language until you know the slang. Nowhere is this more true than in Britain, where slang makes up a large … Continue reading

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The 10 Hardest English Words to Pronounce

With silent letters, weird spellings and sounds borrowed from dozens of different languages, English words can be pretty difficult to pronounce. That’s why we’ve created a list of some of the hardest English words to help you learn how to … Continue reading

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10 Tips for Learning English Fast

So you’ve started learning English. You’re going to classes, you’re doing your homework but you’re still not making a lot of progress… Well, not to worry! We’ve put together a list of tips from our teachers and students to help … Continue reading

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