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WHAT IS TRANSLATION AND LOCALISATION?

Translation is one of the careers most commonly associated with multilinguals. Given it's a sector that works directly between 2 or more languages, this will come as no surprise. However, many people

Aug 9, 2019 by Katie

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TOP EUROPEAN LANGUAGES FOR GLOBAL BUSINESS

Are you thinking of learning a new language? Do you want to learn a language that will help boost your CV and broaden your employment prospects?

Jul 12, 2019 by Katie

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5 FAST AND EFFECTIVE WAYS TO LEARN A NEW LANGUAGE IN 2019

What are your language goals for this year? Honestly, that’s one of the most important things for you to establish when learning a new language. Without understanding what your goals are, all the fant

Jun 5, 2019 by Guest Blogger

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COMMON ENGLISH MISTAKES THAT YOU'RE MAKING

These common English mistakes made by non-natives will be all too familiar for some. Find out the most common mistakes and how you can correct them!

Nov 20, 2018 by Dan

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HOW TO SURVIVE AS A LANGUAGE LEARNER

Being a language student is a difficult life, here we provide you with some tips on how to learn a language when life gets hectic.

Nov 14, 2018 by Dan

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17 BUSINESS ENGLISH IDIOMS, EXPRESSIONS AND PHRASES THAT ANYONE IN BUSINESS SHOULD KNOW

Business English and General English have much more in common when it comes to idioms, expressions and phrases. For non native speakers, it is essential to understand some of the most familiar express

Aug 20, 2018 by Katie

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BERLIN RISING: EUROPE’S NEXT BIG MULTILINGUAL JOB MARKET

Are you one of the sought after candidates who speaks more than one language? Here´s why you should consider Berlin your next destination...

Aug 7, 2018 by Guest Blogger

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ENGLISH AS A SECOND LANGUAGE: WHO IN EUROPE SPEAKS IT BEST?

There is an increasing amount of pressure on individuals and countries to learn English as a second language. But who does it the best?

Jul 31, 2018 by Katie

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ENGLISH SPEAKING COUNTRIES IN EUROPE

You won´t have to go far to find an English speaking country in Europe as there are over 370 MILLION English speakers out of about 450 million EU residents!

Jul 23, 2018 by Katie

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ENGLISH TEST: HOW GOOD IS YOUR ENGLISH?

Testing your English honestly, and finding out the areas you can improve is a good step on the way to mastering the language that is dominating the business world.

Jun 27, 2018 by Lee

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HOW MUCH VOCABULARY IS ENOUGH WHEN LEARNING A FOREIGN LANGUAGE?

Are you learning or thinking of learning a foreign language and want to know how much vocabulary you need to become fluent?

Jun 4, 2018 by Guest Blogger

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WHAT LANGUAGE SHOULD YOU LEARN?

Do you want to learn a new language? Maybe German to increase your employability, or Swedish to impress attractive Swedes? Our infographics should help.

May 4, 2018 by Dan

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FIND JOBS IN GERMANY 2018

Want to find jobs in Germany or German speaking jobs abroad? Let's find out how!

Apr 26, 2018 by Lee

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50+ FASCINATING LANGUAGE FACTS YOU NEVER KNEW

Are you an avid traveler? An expat? A polyglot? A translator? Whoever you are, you no doubt have an interest in other cultures and languages. 

Mar 27, 2018 by The ELJ Team

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BRAIN BENEFITS AND OTHER ADVANTAGES OF LEARNING A FOREIGN LANGUAGE

It’s hard to believe that in the past multilingualism was seen almost as a handicap, as people believed that learning a foreign language confused and had detrimental effects on the brain rather than b

Mar 27, 2018 by Lavinia

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JOBS FOR LANGUAGE STUDENTS

Whether you’re studying a language at an undergraduate, masters or PhD level, you’ll no doubt be thinking about what your job prospects will be when you graduate.

Mar 5, 2018 by Matt

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WHY ENGLISH IS SUCH AN AWESOME LANGUAGE

The reasons why English is such an awesome language are never ending. For those who are yet to master it, this blog should give you the motivation.

Feb 27, 2018 by Dan

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6 AMAZING LANGUAGE FACTS ON INTERNATIONAL MOTHER LANGUAGE DAY

We found 6 amazing language facts to celebrate International Mother Language Day on February 21st. Some you will never have guessed!

Feb 20, 2018 by Dan

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5 EASIEST LANGUAGES TO LEARN FOR ENGLISH SPEAKERS

5 Easiest languages to learn for English speakers is hotly debated, and some languages are a lot easier to learn than you think.

Feb 1, 2018 by Katie

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LANGUAGE EXCHANGE: FROM BEGINNER TO CONFIDENT SPEAKER

The importance of a language exchange - and how it can help you on your quest to become a true multilingual speaker.

Jan 11, 2018 by Dan

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