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Advantages of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages

Two weeks ago I wrote an article about the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages. In this article you can find all the information you need: I wrote about the levels, the things a learner should know and which tests you could write to get a certificate. Here you get the general information: Common …

All about the Chinese Proficiency Test (HSK)

The Chinese Proficiency Test is also known as HSK and is a standardized test which is designed and developed by the HSK Centre of Beijing Language and Culture University. It is for non-native speakers which includes foreigners, overseas Chinese and students from Chinese national minorities. The test has three categories: HSK Basic – beginning level …

Launched: New English exam result comparison tool

It is not long ago that a new website is launched which provides agents and students with comparative results for different types of international English exams. What’s the tool? The tool on the website EnglishExams.co.uk is developed by Tim Shoben who is the Director of Islington Centre for English in the UK. It allows language learners and …

Language schools in Liverpool

Liverpool is the fifth-largest city in the United Kingdom and has more than 2 million inhabitants. The city is in the North West England and is known for The Beatles and the two football clubs Liverpool and Eyerton. In 2004 several areas of the city centre were granted World Heritage Site status by UNESO. In …

7 ways to learn a language faster

It takes a lot of time to learn a foreign language. You need time to learn new words, to understand the grammar structures and to use these new things in conversations with native speakers. But learning a foreign language means also having fun! But there is always a possibility to improve your learning methods and …

Language schools in Johannesburg

The largest city in South Africa is Johannesburg. It’s the provincial capital and the seat of the Constitutional Court. The city is located in the Witwatersrand range of hills and known for its museums, theatres, galleries and libraries. While studying a foreign language you could visit different museums, like the Johannesburg Art Gallery, the Adler …