September 12, 2016

I have to pay more?!

  If you go to a restaurant and order a $20 steak, you might have…

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March 22, 2016

10 tips for conducting an interview in English

1) Practice Ask a friend or teacher (it is better to ask a native English…

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July 09, 2015

26 ways to say ‘hello’ in English

As you have probably experienced during your time in the Bay Area, Americans have many…

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June 19, 2015

10 Tips on improving your English while studying in the USA

1. Is it hard to remember everyday words? You’re trying to have a conversation with…

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October 24, 2014

Halloween 101

Welcome to Halloween in the states! It is a pretty unique holiday filled with spooky festivities,…

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August 19, 2014

Play it by Ear

I’m not sure how long I’ll stay at the concert. I’ll play it by ear….

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August 14, 2014

Meet Up!

Hey ESL students! Take a look at this great MEET UP group in San Francisco!

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September 30, 2013

Word of the week

To be stoked This is a US slang word, which is an adjective that means…

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September 19, 2013

Word of the week

Flabbergasted This is the adjective form of the verb to flabbergast, which means to be…

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September 11, 2013

Word of the week

To have or get itchy feet This word has nothing to do with a medical…

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September 12, 2016

I have to pay more?!

  If you go to a restaurant and order a $20 steak, you might have…

Read More
March 22, 2016

10 tips for conducting an interview in English

1) Practice Ask a friend or teacher (it is better to ask a native English…

Read More
July 09, 2015

26 ways to say ‘hello’ in English

As you have probably experienced during your time in the Bay Area, Americans have many…

Read More
June 19, 2015

10 Tips on improving your English while studying in the USA

1. Is it hard to remember everyday words? You’re trying to have a conversation with…

Read More
October 24, 2014

Halloween 101

Welcome to Halloween in the states! It is a pretty unique holiday filled with spooky festivities,…

Read More
August 19, 2014

Play it by Ear

I’m not sure how long I’ll stay at the concert. I’ll play it by ear….

Read More
August 14, 2014

Meet Up!

Hey ESL students! Take a look at this great MEET UP group in San Francisco!

Read More
September 30, 2013

Word of the week

To be stoked This is a US slang word, which is an adjective that means…

Read More
September 19, 2013

Word of the week

Flabbergasted This is the adjective form of the verb to flabbergast, which means to be…

Read More
September 11, 2013

Word of the week

To have or get itchy feet This word has nothing to do with a medical…

Read More