Category Archives: English

Enriching your English

We aren’t all lucky enough to be able to spend time in an English speaking country, but many of us are required to speak English in the workplace. So how can you make your English sound more natural quickly? Firstly, … Continue reading

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Remember, remember the fifth of November

Every fifth of November, Britain celebrates Guy Fawkes’ Night by setting off fireworks and lighting bonfires, on which they burn dummies, known as guys. But why this peculiar custom? In 1605, a man known as Guy Fawkes, alongside a group … Continue reading

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Can one learn a language without learning the culture?

Estudio Español places a lot of emphasis on understanding the culture which goes alongside the language. In my experience, people who need to learn a language for business purposes don’t understand the necessity of this: all they want to do … Continue reading

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How to Better Your Language

I started learning Spanish a long time ago – 12 years, in fact – and although I speak quite well, I still make mistakes. In contrast, I started learning German a mere 2 years ago and sometimes when I speak, … Continue reading

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First Impressions

The first time I came to Estudio Español was for the interview preceding my internship. Like every new student, I came up out of the S-bahn and saw Estudio Español straight away, the white letters on the window proudly declaring … Continue reading

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