Reasons to become bilingual
by Eva Boes
Learning a new language is fun. And it’s even more fun if you have a good incentive. I hope reading about five reasons why you should become bilingual will help you to be motivated to learn a new language.
First of all:
Your mother tongue
You may think: I want to learn a new language! What does this have to do with my mother tongue? Well, after learning a new language you may begin to have a new understanding of all languages, including your first language. You can
Dublin Slang Explanation
by Eva Boes
Learning English in a city like Dublin isn’t always that easy. It’s a big place with a lot of people of many different nationalities. Even some native speaker are really hard to understand. Why? Well some native speakers or just young people are using their own kind of language. Ever heard of a slang? It’s an informal way to say some words or phrases.
You might have heard some slang already, when you were talking to somebody who uses Dublin Slang. Were there some phrases you
CAE writing Part 1 – Essay
by Derrick Smyth
The CAE written test takes 90 minutes and is divided into two parts. Part 1 requires that you write 220-260 words about a given topic, considering both sides of the argument. You will be provided a starting point based on something like information from an advertisement, an email, a short article etc. Here is a sample taken from the Cambridge website.
Your class has attended a panel discussion on facilities which should receive money from local authorities. You have made the
New Dates: Non-EEA on Work Study Visa New Working Periods 2016
Working on Stamp 2 visa
This information applies to student who are in Ireland on an academic year course
If you are on a work-study stamp 2 visa, you are allowed to work for 20 hours for most of the year whether you are attending your course or you are on holidays. However, at certain period, when you are on a holiday from your course, you are allowed to work 40 hours per week. Up until now, full-time work had been allowed in May but not in
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We are still working really hard on our Arabic. This week we have been learning the vocabulary