May 31, 2016

How to Survive Culture Shock

Culture shock (noun): a feeling of confusion, doubt, or nervousness caused by being in a…

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May 06, 2016

Mother’s Day

The United States recognizes Mother’s Day in the beginning of May each year.  This year…

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March 28, 2016

Here Comes the Easter Bunny

Have you seen a lot of pastel colors and special candy in stores recently?  That’s…

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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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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 24, 2013

An Interview with IIC’s Academic Coordinator

Can you tell me a bit about yourself? I grew up on a rural farm…

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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 06, 2013

An interview with an IIC teacher

Andrea Cammarata is IIC’s longest-serving teacher, she started teaching our Business English class before moving…

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May 31, 2016

How to Survive Culture Shock

Culture shock (noun): a feeling of confusion, doubt, or nervousness caused by being in a…

Read More
May 06, 2016

Mother’s Day

The United States recognizes Mother’s Day in the beginning of May each year.  This year…

Read More
March 28, 2016

Here Comes the Easter Bunny

Have you seen a lot of pastel colors and special candy in stores recently?  That’s…

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
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 24, 2013

An Interview with IIC’s Academic Coordinator

Can you tell me a bit about yourself? I grew up on a rural farm…

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
September 06, 2013

An interview with an IIC teacher

Andrea Cammarata is IIC’s longest-serving teacher, she started teaching our Business English class before moving…

Read More