Do you want to improve your English? Are you already studying 6 hours a day in a classroom? Here are 5 things to do on your own to speed up the learning process.Read more 5 Ways to Improve your English
Bruna, who came to Cape Town, with her husband, Guilherme, tells us about her amazing visit to Cape Town and ELC. Here's a sneak peek: "What has been your best memory in Cape Town so far? (a day, or an event, or a weekend…?) I did different things in Cape Town during that time that I have never done before like jumping from the bridge in a bungy jump, hiking Lions Head, kayaking on a river and many others. But my new friends are the best part of that time. Friends from different countries and different cultures. I hope to see them again and who knows visit their countries." It's always about the people!Read more Student Stories | Bruna from Brazil
The friends you make here at ELC while you have this adventure of a lifetime are so important. Here we tell you why.Read more 4 Reasons your Classroom Friends are Important
How well do you know Cape Town? Try our quiz about places and animals in Cape Town to test your knowledge.Read more A Quiz on Cape Town
The thought of learning a new language can be terrifying. Most people have a fear of saying the wrong thing or sounding stupid and it's even harder if you are shy. Immersion in a completely English environment is the best way to learn.Read more “Learning a new language is only for the young and/or brave.”
Our student come for our excellent classes but they leave raving about the friends that they have met and the fun that they had on our social programme. Here we discuss the costs of the Social Programme at UCT's English Language Centre.Read more How Much does our Social Programme Cost?
How do you choose an English school that is going to be perfect for you? We provide some tips on things to look out for and questions to ask so that you will find the school that will best fit your personal needs and goals!Read more Finding an English School | What to Look For
If you are wondering what your first day at ELC wil look like, and what you will be doing, we have summarised everything for you here.Read more Your First Day as an English Student at ELC
Martin Luther King, Jr said “before you finish eating breakfast this morning, you’ve depended on more than half the world.” In this blog we discuss business English, what it is, who it is for and how we structure the course at ELC.Read more Business English: What is it and Who is it for?
Writing essays, especially for exams, requires structure. Teacher Shannon provides some tips and strategies on writing an opinion based essay in this post.Read more How to Write an Opinion Based Essay