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4 top places to visit in Argentina

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Learning Spanish? Immersing yourself in a language is the quickest and most rewarding way to learn! Imagine how proud of yourself you will feel for being able to converse easily with people as you travel. All your hard work will have paid off, and you’ll learn so much more! And with so many cities across(…)


Understand UK accents per region: Birmingham/Brummy

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The UK has a range of accents that can be confusing for people from elsewhere, whether they’re learning English as a second language or even as native English speakers who can’t tune their ear into unfamiliar words! This time we’re taking a look at Birmingham and the unique twang that is the Brummie accent. Are(…)


Could Bolivia be about to face another coup d’état?

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Election results around the world these days seem to be leading to more and more volatile situations; the October 2019 Bolivian election being no exception. The win by President Evo Morales has led to civil unrest throughout the country, with not a day going by without a new controversy, or scenes of chaos spilling out(…)


A post-Brexit EU: what is the future language of the European Union?

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English is just one of the official languages of the EU; though many might feel that it is the only official EU language! With the changes Brexit is going to bring to the region, does this also mean that we should stop expecting English to be the main language used with our European counterparts? Let’s take(…)


Understanding UK accents: Liverpool and Scouse

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The English accent varies greatly depending on where you are visiting in the UK.  Some linguists might even tell you the accent changes every twenty miles! We’ll leave you to learn if that is true or not for yourself. If you happen to be visiting the north of England any time soon and want recommendations,(…)


These are the 3 most popular sports in the United Arab Emirates

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If you are visiting the United Arab Emirates this year, why not consider taking in a little sport while you are there? In between sightseeing the incredible urban sprawl of the city of Dubai and touring the dunes on a camel safari, a little time on the side of a court or pitch might just(…)