10 Ways to Improve your English in 2018

Every year is the same. We promise ourselves to eat more healthily, exercise more and save money. It all seems very easy, at least for a week or two. But as January draws to an end, the gyms start to empty and the bars get busy again it’s easy to forget... Read More

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10 English words you need for 2018

Languages are constantly on the move and English is no exception! As technology, culture and politics evolve, we’re faced with the challenge of trying to find new words to describe all these changes. So, every few months, dictionaries like the have to ... Read More

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Catalan Christmas Vs British Christmas

All countries are proud of their quirky traditions and this is no more evident than . In South Africa they eat deep-fried caterpillars, in Germany they hide pickles in the Christmas tree and in Norway they put away the brooms in case they are stolen by w... Read More

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9 ideas to kickstart your reading

You’ve heard about the four skills: reading, writing, and . Some might be more important to you than others. Although they’re normally tested separately, the four skills are actually interconnected. Reading power   So, even if reading English... Read More

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How to Write the Perfect Business Email

Business is all about communication. Whether it’s colleagues, clients or suppliers, we spend a big chunk of our working lives interacting with other people. There are powerful, new tools out there - like , and - that can help us collaborate on project... Read More

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10 Phrasal Verbs You Should Learn Today!

Why are phrasal verbs so frustrating? It’s like they’ve been sent from the devil to destroy the morale of English language students everywhere. I mean, how can changing one little preposition or adverb affect the meaning of a verb so drastically? No ... Read More

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How to Ace the Cambridge Speaking Exam

Exams are terrifying! The big day is here and after all that studying and hard work, it’s finally time to show what you have learned. If you do well, you will receive that certificate you need for work or university - it could even change your life. C... Read More

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7 Podcasts to Improve your Listening

Speaking in a foreign language is hard work. Language learners have to think about pronunciation, grammar and vocabulary - and many people know the pain of reading out loud in class very well indeed! But speaking is only half the battle. Listening and un... Read More

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IELTS: Your Ticket to the World

Have you ever thought about dropping everything to go travelling around the world? Today, more and more people are quitting their jobs and travelling abroad to start new lives. In fact, from 2011 - 2014, the number of Spanish workers moving from Spain t... Read More

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6 Language Hacks to Learn English Faster

It’s October and you’ve just signed up for an English course. Maybe you want to pass an official exam. Maybe you need to use English at work. Or maybe you just want to travel the world and have meaningful conversations with the people you meet. Whatev... Read More

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5 Reasons to Learn English in Barcelona

Learning English is more fun when you do it in a fantastic location like Barcelona. Find out why we think this is the perfect place to study! When you close your eyes and think of Barcelona, what do you imagine? Lots will see the Sagrada Familia - Gaudi... Read More

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IELTS Summer Intensive

  IELTS preparation courses now available during the summer! If you need an official certificate to prove your level of English in order to study at a university abroad, IELTS is probably the exam for you. Oxford House can help you prepare for t... Read More

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Spanish ECO

Course Description Learn Spanish in dynamic classes taught by teachers in training! In addition to being a language academy, Oxford House is also a training center for prospective Spanish language teachers. These trainees work with us onsite to gain... Read More

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Spanish Part-Time

  Course Description Our part-time Spanish course is designed for foreigners who live or work in Barcelona who are not available to do classes everyday but still want to improve their Spanish and want to combine it with other activities. Our c... Read More

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Teach English Around The World

[layerslider id="83"]   Teach English in Spain and around the world with the CELTA (Certificate in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages) ... Read More

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Methodology and syllabus

[layerslider id="76"]   Methodology The methodology for our Spanish courses is based on a communicative approach, because we believe that the most important aspect of our classes is that students are able to speak and understand Spanish in the r... Read More

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FAQ Cambridge courses and Exams

  Is it better to do the paper-based or the computer-based exam? We recommend the computer-based exam to our students for many reasons. Here are just a few: - The computer-based exams are held more frequently compared to the paper-based exams. You... Read More

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Cambridge English Exams or IELTS?

What exactly is the difference between an IELTS exam and a Cambridge English exam such as the First (FCE) or Advanced (CAE)? This is a common question students ask. In this blog post we will have a closer look at both exams and outline similarities and di... Read More

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IELTS Exam Preparation

[layerslider id="75"]   Course description Are you looking to improve your English for academic purposes? Would you like to study at a University in an English speaking country, such as Australia, Canada, New Zealand or the UK? If so the IELTS i... Read More

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Social activities

[layerslider id="72"]   The best way to learn a language is by using it. Practise speaking and listening in a more relaxed, informal situation away from the classroom. Meet new people and get to know new cultures and lifestyles. Oxford House... Read More

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