Tag Archives: UK

English Language Requirements For People Seeking UK Citizenship

Excerpt: Life In The UK, 3rd Edition “Britain is a fantastic place to live: a modern, thriving society with a long and illustrious history. Our people have been at the heart of the world’s political, scientific, industrial and cultural development. … Continue reading

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Brexit Blunder: David Cameron’s Prophetic “Future Of Europe” Speech (28% of registered voters did not vote)

The United Kingdom on Thursday (23 June, 2016) chose to leave the European Union. Official referendum results : 51.9% for ‪Brexit‬ – 48.1% for Remain; The voter turnout was 72.16%; David Cameron announced that he will step down as prime minister by October. FLASHBACK: January … Continue reading

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The disadvantaged need the best teachers

David Cameron wants to bring opportunity to everyone, wherever they live, whatever their background. It’s an admirable intention, but he really needs to get on with it in our country’s schools. The geographical lottery in educational achievement means that only … Continue reading

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STUDY ABROAD IN EDINBURGH

Why choose Edinburgh? Hear what our students like most about studying here in our latest video about Study Abroad in Edinburgh, along with our top ten reasons for choosing Edinburgh. Studying abroad at the University of Edinburgh from HSS Webteam … Continue reading

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#ASMSG Author Interview: Mel RJ Smith, Author of “A Time For Adventure”

Thomas: This afternoon, UK based author Mel RJ Smith has dropped by for a visit on my blog. Mel, thank you for accepting my invitation to stop by for a chat. Can I offer you anything, coffee perhaps? Mel: Thomas, I’ll … Continue reading

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#ASMSG Author Interview: Dominic Piper, Best-Selling #Author of “Death Is The New Black”

Thomas Baker: My guest this evening is the best-selling author, Dominic Piper. Dominic, thank you for agreeing to stop by and visit my blog. I appreciate your taking the time and trouble to do this interview. Dominic Piper: It’s no … Continue reading

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High Intensity Language Learning: I Want to Be A Polyglot (Monolingual With Benefits)

The polyglot / hyperglot: They are not born, rather, they are born to be made. A riddle, a puzzle, an enigma. Why would anyone want to learn multiple languages? After all, isn’t the English language the only language you need … Continue reading

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Foreign English language teachers for schools in Vietnam

Vietnam is well on its way to integrate with the world and for that reason emphasis on English language skills has become very essential. Source: Saigon Recently, the City Department of Education and Training decided to recruit foreign native English … Continue reading

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Chilean rebel “Comandante” Camila Vallejo: ‘The problem is bigger – it’s structural’

Her call for free education in Chile led to a nationwide shutdown last year. Now student leader Camila Vallejo is aiming higher – she wants a social revolution Source: The Guardian I almost didn’t meet Camila Vallejo. She missed her … Continue reading

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Welsh Language passes the identity test: Learning Two Languages At The Same Time

Adran Ddrama ar y ffordd adref o G’dydd #joiojoiojoio yn Theatr Sherman. Sioe wych Frantic Assembly #beautifulburnout twitter.com/bryntawe/statu… — Ysgol Bryn Tawe (@bryntawe) October 24, 2012 Take a look at pics taken of @bryntawe pupils hard at work at a … Continue reading

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