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The Best Apps for English Language Learners

Whether it’s to help you sleep, count your steps or manage your weekly budget, apps are here to make every aspect of our lives easier. And, learning English is no exception. Language learning apps are an excellent way of acquiring … Continue reading

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English Novels for Beginners

This blog was originally published in November 2013 but was updated in September 2019.  Reading is one of the best ways to improve your English. Whether you’re preparing for a Cambridge exam or just studying to improve your language skills, reading … Continue reading

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15 of the Best TV Shows for Learning English

So, you’ve been told you need to improve your English listening skills but the idea of spending hours listening to BBC news fills you with horror. Not to worry, we’ve come up with a great list of shows (in both … Continue reading

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Using Authentic Audio Recordings with Learners

Meet Ken, the cheery, chatty fishmonger. He can be found on Wednesdays, standing proudly by his van at the Oxford Market in Gloucester Green, wearing his signature straw boater and stripy apron. Ken kindly volunteered to be the first to … Continue reading

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Antonio – Our First SAC Student Ambassador

Katharina, our Academic Intern, met up with our new Self Access Centre (SAC) Student Ambassador, Antonio to see why he loves the SAC so much. Continue reading

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Almost Random Theatre Visits BSC Oxford

At BSC School of English in Oxford we were absolutely delighted to welcome actors from the Almost Random Theatre (ART) company to our school for an evening of entertainment and focussed English speaking practice. Continue reading

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