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How did English become the whole world’s language? There are huge numbers of people around the world who speak Chinese, Russian or Arabic but there is no doubt at all […]
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The CELTA The CELTA is the qualification that we expect from all of our teachers at IH Valladolid although it is fair to say that all of the schools in […]
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Learning English through reading. What do you like to read? I love reading, and I read everything – magazines, websites, books, the backs of cereal boxes, everything. Not only is […]
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PREP: 30 MINS COOK: 20 MINS (plus proving) MAKES 15 Follow master baker Paul Hollywood’s ultimate step-by-step guide to creating perfectly decorated fruit buns Ingredients For the buns 300ml full-fat milk, plus […]
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Do you want to help your child practice directions? Then have a look at this FREE resource you can use with your children. Just download the sheet from link below […]
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Great websites for practicing listening skills: Students often ask the question: ‘How can I practise listening outside class?’ There are so many resources available for English learners on the internet. […]
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Top Tips for Practising Listening Skills Practice little and often Try to listen to something short in English three times a week – maybe a short video clip on YouTube […]
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Hot cross buns     History The hot cross bun is a spiced sweet bun made with currants or raisins and marked with a cross on the top, which represents […]
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We are delighted to announce that on Saturday we held the first ever session of IELTS in the Valladolid area! We are also pleased to announce that the session was […]
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Writing is one of the most difficult skills to learn in foreign language. In the FCE exam you have 1 hour 20 minutes to read the question, make some notes […]
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