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Finding A Great Language Teacher: 5 Qualites To Look For

Finding A Great Language Teacher: 5 Qualites To Look For

Category: Language Training | 2017-04-06

Have you ever sat through a boring lesson on grammar? If you have ever studied another language, the answer is probably yes. There are lots of teachers out there, but how can you find a truly great language teacher?There are ... [Read more]

How to Succeed in Online Language Learning

How to Succeed in Online Language Learning

Category: Online Learning | 2017-03-29

Raise your hand if you have ever wanted to learn a new language online. Of course you have, otherwise you wouldn’t be reading this.You have probably downloaded a grammar app or watched some YouTube videos but at the end you ... [Read more]

7 Key Questions to Finding the Right Language School

7 Key Questions to Finding the Right Language School

Category: Language Training | 2017-03-23

Finding the right language school can be a daunting challenge. In fact, here in Hamburg, there are more than 60 schools to choose from. Yes, you read that right. Sixty schools in Hamburg! How do you know which one will best ... [Read more]

Saint Patrick’s Day

Saint Patrick’s Day

Category: English Culture | 2017-03-17

Happy Saint Patrick's Day to you! Today, like every year on March 17th, we celebrate this Irish holiday. In theory, it is the celebration of the life of Saint Patrick, a 5th century Irish priest, famous for bringing Christianity to Ireland. ... [Read more]

In-House Language Training: 4 Reasons Why It’s A Great Idea!

In-House Language Training: 4 Reasons Why It’s A Great Idea!

Category: Language Training | 2017-03-15

One of the keys to a successful plan is finding a way to create a Win-Win. We want everyone to come out better on the other side. Like when you find the person who only wants drumsticks and you only ... [Read more]

Learning Vocabulary Effectively – The 3 P’s

Learning Vocabulary Effectively – The 3 P’s

Category: Vocabulary | 2017-03-08

Recently, a student of mine asked me about learning vocabulary. In all honesty, this is not something I spend much time on in my lessons. There are a few reasons, but most importantly, I think student’s time in the classroom ... [Read more]

On Point: The Perfect Aspect

On Point: The Perfect Aspect

Category: Grammar | 2017-03-02

The Perfect Aspect: Looking BackWe are going to take a look into the perfect aspect and how it affects the meaning of verbs. We will look at its composition and uses, as well as some examples. By the end, I ... [Read more]

On Point: Hiring A Translator

On Point: Hiring A Translator

Category: Translation | 2017-02-23

5 Things You Need To Know When Hiring A TranslatorMichael Jordan is most likely the best basketball player the world will ever see. However, I would never hire him to write code for my website. The same logic should stand ... [Read more]

On Point: Stiff Upper Lip

On Point: Stiff Upper Lip

Category: Vocabulary | 2017-02-15

A Look At The Phrase "Stiff Upper Lip" Greetings and welcome again to On Point. Today, we start with the first in our series on the origin of English phrases. As a fan of the rock band, AC/DC, the phrase "Stiff ... [Read more]

On Point: Language Apps On The Go

On Point: Language Apps On The Go

Category: Online Learning | 2017-02-04

English Language Apps On The GoIf you are like me, it is probably hard to find the time to learn all the things you want to learn. Learning a second, or third, language is no different. But you are in ... [Read more]

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