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What are the differences between Academic IELTS and General IELTS?

IELTS (International English Language Testing System) tests are growing in popularity every year. In 2018 alone, 3.5 million people took this test. There are two versions of the IELTS test:  Academic IELTS and General IELTS. Each version is designed for a different purpose. General IELTS purpose(s)Mostly people takes General IELTS tests for immigration and employment purposes. If you intend to move to the United Kingdom, Canada, Australia, or New Zealand, then you need to take the General IELTS test. This test has become a requirement for most immigration processes in these countries. However, the General IELTS is not only for immigration.  It is also used for international training programs and in many cases to evaluate the English level of staff or applying for jobs.Academic IELTS purpose(s)Many universities and academic organizations where...

reasons to have a customized course

4 Reasons to customize your language training Everything in the course is useful.No more wasted time learning things your team don’t need. When we work with you to design the training program we can include everything you need and nothing that you don’t. That’s real efficiency. Your products, policies & procedures are built in. Imagine a language course that actually teaches about your own business! You don’t have to imagine it – we can design a course to train your team to talk about your products, explain your policies and follow your procedures. Immediate on-the-job results. Our customized language courses are different from other programs where you have to wait months and months to see any benefit on the job (or maybe you never see it!). You will see results from our...

What Is Corporate Language Training And Why Do You Need It?

Corporate language training is simply language training provided as a B2B service to companies or other organizations. It can be English language, Chinese, Japanese, or other European languages. If you are experiencing a skill gap due to poor language skills, then corporate language training will help you to close the gap. There are a number of advantages to setting up a corporate language training program rather than simply sending your staff to learn at a language school.   How can corporate language training help my organization?Corporate training programs are aimed at the needs of working adults. The courses can focus on different skill areas, such as presentation skills, meeting skills, email writing, or negotiating. Industry or job-related courses are also available. For example, you can choose English for accounting, English for...

Is Customized English Training the Right Solution for You?

If you are a training manager in a company that has offered English courses to your staff, you may have discovered that the participants don’t show fast, dramatic improvement in their on-the-job communication.  There may be several reasons for this, but one is probably that little of the language they are learning can be directly applied to their work. A Customized English Training is an excellent way to make your English training more relevant. But it’s not always the best solution. Let’s take a look at when a customized course is the way to go. (more…)

Expressing Purpose of Action

In this lesson, you will learn how to use some problematic prepositions that English learners struggle with. A preposition may be defined as a connecting word, which shows the relationship between a noun or pronoun to some other word in a grammatical structure. (more…)