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Some v Any English grammar quiz »

Some v any English grammar quiz

Some v Any is a grammar point for English beginners. Multiple choice English grammar test of some or any with answers and results. No sign up required. Enjoy…

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English grammar mistakes (1 – 5) and corrections – VIDEO »

Common English Mistakes 1 - I agree

Correcting small English grammar mistakes can make you sound like a MUCH better English speaker and it makes you more confident about your language abillities. Watch the video and remember the corrections.…

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Common English grammar mistakes (6 – 10) »

Common english grammar mistakes 10 - That is very useful information

Very common English grammar mistakes on VIDEO with full corrections to help improve your grammar knowledge. Simple mistakes that are easy to correct with a bit of help from a good English teacher.…

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Since or For online test – Check your English grammar »

Since or For online grammar test

When talking about 'time', Since or For is a common mistake in English grammar, so read the info & do the free online grammar test. Immediate results & no sign up required.…

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Easy English – Fun Friday »

Easy English - Fun Friday

VIDEO | When you watch a video in English you can't make a mistake. These cool and funny videos are a…

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SGI English student of the month – April 2014 »

SGI English student of the month April 2014

Students | Who is the SGI English student of the month for April 2014? Well, it is someone who has stood…

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SGI English School’s staff – Joanne »

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SGI People | Joanne is the office manager at SGI English school in London and she makes sure that everything runs smoothly…

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How can I learn new words in English? »

How to learn new words

Vocabulary | Student Stella asks: how can I learn new words in English ??? Here is the answer Stella - it…

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New English Word – YUMMIES »

New English word

Vocabulary | A new English word is causing a lot of media buzz right now - YUMMIES. Find out everything you…

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English short story – Would you like Shakespeare every second? »

English short story

VIDEO | Vocabulary | A true English short story about a crime, text messages and Shakespeare! A fantastic video with pictures explains everything…

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March student of the month – Aline from France »

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SGI People | Students | Student of the month, Aline wins her own cool video. She is a cool lady that races powerboats &…

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Linda – Meet the staff at SGI English school »

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SGI People | Linda arranges accommodation at SGi English school for students in London, but that's not all. Find out her tasks…

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    Student of the month at SGI London, February 2014 – Martin

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Student of the month at SGI London, February 2014 – Martin »

Student of the month at SGI London is Martin from France. He is studying English in London to prepare for university next year. See his prize video & find out about his tips for London.…

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SGI London English school student of the month Martin

Student Testimonial: Sara de Maio from Geneva »

Student Testimonial Two-time SGI student, Sara gives her opinion about the school and London life.…

Dec 5 2011 / No Comment / Read More »
Sara at the SGI Summer Party (and teacher, Sean)

SGI IELTS Results 2010 »

IELTS results 2010 are now available on the IELTS Courses page. We are proud of our students’ achievements at SGI. Here are some of our former students and their progression into Higher Education in the UK and around the World.…

Oct 7 2011 / No Comment / Read More »
IELTS Results 2010

IELTS

How can I describe a graph for IELTS and Business English?

How can I describe a graph in English? IELTS writing task part 1 & Business English »

How can I describe a graph in English is a common question from IELTS and Business students. Watch the VIDEO with 5 graphs & look at the 'describe trends' vocab…

Dec 17 2013 / 1 Comment / Read More »

IELTS exam summary video – What happens in the IELTS exam? »

pass Ielts at SGI London English school

Good exam preparation is knowing what yo have to do in the test. Watch this clear IELTS exam summary video & you…

Oct 15 2013 / 1 Comment / Read More »

IELTS writing sample answer with high level grammar »

IELTS signposting in writing

IELTS writing sample answer (part 2 Essay) by a native speaker British teacher showing how to use high level grammar to…

Jul 31 2013 / No Comment / Read More »
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7 Reasons to Learn English »

Learn English

You know you should learn English and here are 7 reasons to motivate you to study the English language a little bit…

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Often in Received Pronunciation: Queen’s Xmas Message »

all dressed in red and white hair...it must be Father Christmas

how do you say 'often'? With a 't', without a 't', or like The Queen? Video, of received pronunciation speaking, mp3 of English…

Dec 27 2011 / 1 Comment / Read More »
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Learn English Vocabulary and REMEMBER it! »

Learn English vocabulary with the NEVER FORGET METHOD and remember all those new words forever. Fast language progress to make your English better. Video to show you how.…

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