Preparing for the IELTS Exam

Preparing for your IELTS Exam
What is the IELTS Exam?

IELTS is the International English Language Testing System. IELTS exams are designed to assess students abilities in speaking, writing, reading and listening to English. IELTS exams are internationally recognized in countries such as Ireland, the UK, USA, Australia and New Zealand. For many employers and universities in these countries, IELTS exam students are a much more attractive candidate than those without. For some employers and universities IELTS exams are an absolute necessity for a student to be considered. It’s for this reason

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Podcasts for Learning English – Everest Language School

Podcasts for learning English

by Sean Newman

Podcasts for Learning English
Why you should learn English with podcasts:

Podcasts are a convenient and great way to help you improve your English. They are on-demand internet radio talks that you can download to your mobile phone or tablet. It is said that just 20 minutes per day of a listening to an English speaking podcast can have a positive impact on your learning English! You can listen to them lying in bed, on the train back home or just wandering around the city, and let’s face

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Student Accommodation in Dublin

Student Accommodation in Dublin

Learning English and finding Student Accommodation in Dublin

Finding somewhere to live in Dublin

You’ve managed to get a place in an English course, you’re halfway there! All you need to do now is find student accommodation in Dublin. This can be a tricky business in Dublin, as it’s a small city with a lot of people. Don’t panic though, if you follow these golden rules you should have no problem finding a place to stay in Dublin whether your stay is short or long term.


Find out the location of your

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Find the best English school in Dublin

Find the best English school in Dublin

According to the International Education Strategy for Ireland “Irish Educated: Globally Connected”, around 106,000 international students are studying in high-quality English language training centres every year in Ireland. There has been a big increase in the number of weeks that language students are spending in Ireland (29% increase between 2010 and 2014). Ireland’s reputation and popularity among students of English is growing every year.

If you are thinking of being one of the students that come to Ireland to learn English, you probably have lots of questions. It’s not easy

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Can Learning a New Language Improve Your Brain?

Can Learning a New Language Improve Your Brain?

by Li-Ann Smal

So… you might have heard the buzz around Everest Language School… there’s a psychological study going on! Two final year students from Trinity College Dublin, Taarika and Li-Ann, have been snooping around school to see if anyone wants to take part. Why, you ask? With the help of Anne-Marie (who is a Dr. due to her research on bilingualism and the brain), we want to see whether having two languages gives you (and your brain) an advantage over people who only

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English School Dublin - Our Team

English school dublin

English School Dublin   The Everest teachers and staff: Everest English School Dublin is a small school in the heart of Dublin city centre. We are an English school that cares a lot about giving our students the best possible language learning experience in the school and the best experience of Dublin city. Our academy [...]
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Researching Language in Dublin

Everest Language School in the Press

Some recent mentions of Everest Language School in the press:
Everest Language School is on Travel Mag’s list of Dublin’s top English schools:

We’ve looked into all of the language schools in Dublin and come up with our top three. In doing so we’ve tried to provide as much variety as possible, but you can be sure that each one comes with a high level of repute. We hope you find our selection useful.

Everest featured in a recent article in The Dublin Enquirer about improving the standards for teachers in Dublin.

Many schools are

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IELTS task 1 band 9 chart

IELTS Task 1 Band 9 – Writing sample

IELTS Task 1 Band 9 Below is a sample IELTS Task 1 question and a model answer. The answer is estimated to get a Band 9 Score. Have a look at the answer first and then we can look at it in more detail. source: IELTS Buddy The table below shows the estimated oil capacity [...]
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PhD graduation from Trinity College Dublin

New Research Shows Unexpected Side-effect of being Bilingual

Bilingual Brains are stronger brains Why do you want to learn English? This is a question that we often ask our students at the beginning of their course, and they usually tell us that their motivation comes from their need to use English for their jobs, to pass the exams necessary for them to get [...]
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Live in Dublin and study English

Cheap English Language Schools in Dublin

How can I find a “cheap English school in Dublin”?

Cheap English School Dublin: If you are looking for a cheap English course in a very good quality school, here is some advice that will help you to get the best value for money. 

Is a Cheap English school always the best?

Do not book the cheapest English school in Dublin! It is important that you do your homework BEFORE booking a school. That means comparing prices, reviews, courses structures and timetables. Find an English course that is good value and high quality before you

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