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Five Tips for Effective Meetings

A meeting is the most efficient way of sharing information with a team. Or is it? In the past, meetings were extremely formal and held according to strict rules. In my view, meetings have become too informal in recent years. As a consequence, they are long, boring and do not lead to decisive action.

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03 Mar 2020

A wide picture of Clifton Beach in Cape Town, South Africa at late afternoon in a beautiful sunset. Colorful and satured taken with a Canon 6

Meet the locals in Cape Town

Some students come all the way to Cape Town and stick with people from their own country. We encourage you to go out to explore the city (if necessary, together!). Live and learn and meet awesome people along the way.

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16 Dec 2019

Rugby team celebrating victory.

Watching Rugby – a South African Experience

Learn about the history of this sport in South Africa and its significance in bringing the nation together.

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11 Dec 2019

Reading Strategies for IELTS

IELTS test designers often give True/False/Not given questions in the reading test to check your understanding and to make your life difficult. The good news is that the steps outlined below will help in answering these question types more quickly and accurately.

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18 Nov 2019

Shot of a happy family having lunch out in the backyard

Try South African food in Cape Town

Explore Cape Town’s rich cultural history through its food. Find out about authentic local dishes – from our aromatic curries to delicious desserts. Tasting traditional African, Cape Malay and Afrikaans cuisine is an essential experience on your travels in South Africa.

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08 Nov 2019

Group of student volunteers planting tree in park

Volunteer in South Africa

Volunteering is a great way to mingle with locals, work to learn and to make a positive impact on the world. Contrary to the idea that one has to pay to volunteer, there are many ways to contribute. We’ve put together some ideas to inspire you to take action.

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18 Oct 2019

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Categories

  • Accommodation
  • Blog
  • Business English
  • Cambridge Advanced Exam
  • Cape Town
  • English Students
  • Exam English
  • IELTS exam
  • Learn English
  • Learn English Abroad
  • Past/Current Students
  • TEFL