April 8, 2016
by Nora Nagy
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6 Activities for English Language Day on April 23rd

English Language Day at the United Nations is celebrated on 23 April, the date traditionally observed as the birthday of William Shakespeare (1564). This day is also the day of of Shakespeare’s death (1616), and Saint George’s Day, which is the … Continue reading

March 17, 2016
by Nora Nagy
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World Poetry Day with our Favourite Poems

Poetry should be treasured  every day of the year, but especially on March 21st, World Poetry Day. We have asked some of our favourite authors to send us their favourite poems and tell us what they mean to them, and we have … Continue reading

September 22, 2015
by Nora Nagy
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Literature in the Language Class: Part 3

We love literature, so why do we shy away from using it in the classroom? In our new series we take a look at literature in language education, demystify some of the jargon and look at practical ways of implementing … Continue reading