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If you think your English grammar is bad, then take a look at this! »

English grammar gone wrong

The Bad English Grammar award will be given on Thursday. Grammar mistakes from all over the UK (including MPs, the Army and schools) are included. Which is the worst?…

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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…

Feb 24 2014 / No Comment / Read More »

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.…

Feb 6 2014 / 1 Comment / Read More »

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.…

Feb 6 2014 / 1 Comment / Read More »
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Best teacher ever – who is yours? »

Best teacher ever

VIDEO | Vocabulary | Who was your best teacher ever? A fantastic letter from a teacher and an emotional video will inspire memories…

Jul 18 2014 / No Comment / Read More »

How good is my English? – Pearson Global Scale of English »

How good is my English?

English Test | VIDEO | 'How good is my English?' is a common question from English learners. The new Pearson Global Scale of English…

Jul 17 2014 / No Comment / Read More »

London English school – Meet the staff: Huwie »

Huwie outside the London English school

VIDEO | In any London English school it is the people that make the atmosphere. That’s why at SGI, we like…

Jul 14 2014 / No Comment / Read More »

Travel tips for students in London at English summer school »

Things students forget when they travel to London

Students | VIDEO | Here are some essential Travel tips for students in London to make your study trip much more comfortable, successful…

Jul 9 2014 / No Comment / Read More »

British English v American English accent – which is easier to understand? »

British English v American English accent

Pronunciation | In a British English v American English accent fight, which would win? Which accent is easier for English students…

Jul 8 2014 / No Comment / Read More »

Things you didn’t know about British cyclists »

Things you didn't know about British cyclists

London Life | It’s an appropriate day to practise your English reading skills with a post on cycling on the day that…

Jul 7 2014 / No Comment / Read More »

UK Sports news – It’s all happening in the UK this week »

UK and London Sports in July 2014

London Life | Well, UK Sports news is quite packed this weekend! There are always tons of events going on in and…

Jul 4 2014 / No Comment / Read More »

How British are you? 5 questions that no British person would get wrong »

How British are you?

English Test | How British are you? Do you have the British politeness? Are you an English gentlemen? Find out in our…

Jul 2 2014 / No Comment / Read More »

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Student Life in London

  • SGI London English school student of the month Martin

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

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    Soho Walk, Afternoon Tea and Wicked!

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    Socials – 4th Nov – 8th Nov

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    Halloween Party and other socials!

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    The Lion King and Natural History Museum

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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.…

Feb 26 2014 / No Comment / Read More »
SGI London English school student of the month Martin

Review of SGI English school in London by student from Moscow (English and Russian) »

Student Testimonial A student review of SGI English school in London by Tatiana from Moscow. The review is in English and Russian, with a video of of Tatiana around London.…

Jun 3 2014 / No Comment / Read More »
Student review of SGI English school in London

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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English Tips

Learn English Vocabulary and REMEMBER it! »

Learn English vocabulary and never forget

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

Sep 10 2013 / No Comment / Read More »

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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Teach yourself English 5 minutes

Teach yourself English in 5 minutes »

Teach yourself English in 5 minute blocks with these short exercises that make learning English more fun, interesting and effective. Teach yourself by practising English for 5 minutes.…

Jul 1 2014 / No Comment / Read More »

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