Acorn English is now in new hands.
Nicky Torode took over as owner and director earlier in 2019. She brings various strands of learning and development to Acorn including English as a Foreign Language teaching, training and wriiting as well as coaching and journalling for business development. Check out new courses available as a homestay option and online one-to-one and group sessions.
IELTS is the most popular English language exam in the world. Cambridge English Language Assessment, one of the joint owners of the IELTS test, is currently running a free 5 week course aimed at IELTS Academic test takers.
27 year old Antonella tells us about her fantastic IELTs exam course in Brighton: "This is the best experience that I have ever done and thank you for giving me a special teacher like her…she is more than a teacher!"
It's easy to neglect vocabulary building but it's a crucial part of learning any language. This printable worksheet should be useful for students of all levels who can benefit from learning groups of related words.
Effective listening and related skills can be one of the most challenging aspects of university life for international students.
In part 4 of our series about online EAP resources, we've picked our favourite online resources for teaching this important and often neglected skill.
In part 2 of our round-up of online resources for EAP teachers, we're taking a look at reading and how we can help students master the skills that will be so critical for much of their study in the UK.