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Baseball to Burgers: Enjoying American Culture When You Take ESL Courses in the USA

September 12, 2019
Living in a different country and enjoying a new culture requires a sense of adventure, which is perfect if you’re interested in studying in the United States. If you ask an American about their culture, however, you might get a thousand different responses. In the…

Want to Study English in the USA? Here are 3 Things that Make California Unique

September 6, 2019
Many states in America have unique histories, landscapes, people, and stories. California, on the west coast of North America, stands out because even Americans have a hard time classifying it in the great, vast picture of the United States. Starting at the southern Mexican border…

Back to School Tips for Students Beginning ESL School in California

August 30, 2019
It’s normal to be nervous when returning to school. Fortunately, there is plenty to look forward to when you’re about to start studying English in California. There’s lots to see and do when you’re learning here, but try not to get distracted too much. It’s…

Interested in Intensive English Studies? Here’s How to Use Movies to Improve Your English

August 27, 2019
One of the benefits of learning English is that you’ll be able to watch the many movies that are made every year in English. However, you can start watching movies in English today in order to improve your English-language skills! Watching movies is an effective…

Why Immersion Is so Important to Success in Intensive English Studies

January 22, 2018
Have you ever heard the English expression ‘practice makes perfect’? It means that constant practice is the best way to learn a new skill. It’s an approach that is known to work well in ESL education, and one of the reasons why immersion is so…

3 Fun Halloween Activities to Try While Taking English Classes in California

October 19, 2017
Many Americans love celebrating Halloween, which occurs every year on October 31st. Near the end of October, it is common to see people of all ages wearing costumes, carving pumpkins, and doing other fun Halloween activities. If you’re planning to study English in California, you’ll…

How ESL Courses Help Students Beat Language Learning Plateaus

August 17, 2017
It can be exciting to start learning English. Some students quickly learn new words and grammar, and expect that this fast rate of progress will continue. As people learn more and more, though, it is common for this learning to slow down a bit. Sometimes,…

What to Pack for your Stay in Berkeley and the San Francisco Bay Area

June 15, 2017
Travelling to study in Berkeley, California is very exciting, but you want to make sure you have everything you need when you go. It’s a lot more fun to study and explore in a new place when you have the right supplies! Wondering what you…

Sightseeing Opportunities You Can Enjoy When You Begin Your Intensive English Studies in California

May 16, 2017
One great thing about studying English in California is that you will be able to travel to many interesting places nearby. California has many beautiful natural sights to visit, as well as many interesting businesses and tourist destinations to check out. Want some ideas for…

3 Benefits of Language Exchange During Intensive English Studies

January 23, 2017
If you enroll in at least two months of classes at English Studies Institute (ESI), you can participate in a language exchange program with students from the University of California, Berkeley. Through your exchange, you will get the chance to meet another student or students…



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