Picnic Essentials not only in Leipzig Picnics are a great way to enjoy the outdoors, relax with friends and family, and indulge in some delicious food. Whether you are a seasoned picnic-goer or planning your first outing, it’s essential to have the right supplies to ensure a comfortable and enjoyable experience. In this post, we’ll[…]
As Easter approaches, it’s a great time to reflect on the meaning and traditions of this special holiday. At our English school in Leipzig, we believe that Easter is a time for renewal, reflection, and growth. In this blog post, we’ll explore the history of Easter and some of the ways you can celebrate this important holiday.
Form follows Function when communicating in a foreign language. Function over form, i.d. what, how and why? As the world becomes increasingly interconnected, the ability to communicate effectively in a foreign language has become an essential skill. Whether you are traveling to a new country or working in a global industry, being able to communicate[…]
What are contractions in English? Contractions are shortened forms of two words, typically consisting of a subject and a verb, or a verb and a pronoun. For example, „I am“ can be contracted to „I’m,“ and „you will“ can be contracted to „you’ll.“ Contractions are widely used in spoken English and informal writing. Contractions are[…]
Spring on the 1st of March? Yes, please!
In some countries, it’s common to associate the first day of the month with the start of a new season. This is often because
Walk and Talk in Leipzig. English can be fun, especially when you’re walking in Leipzig 🙂
#speakquick #englischleipzig I’ll be bag (back) A big thank you to our very good old students at Scholz for this hilarious bag joke and for renewing their company English course with Speak Quick. Einen ähnlichen Beitrag auf Deutsch lesen A good bag dad joke 🙂 In English the word bag sounds a little bit like[…]
Callan Method, teaching beginners directly in the new language. No need to use learners’ first language. English and only English is more than enough to create a meaningful and satisfying English learning experience. Here is how:
I’ve been a fan of the Callan Method for about 20 years now. I’ve experienced the Method both as an educator, teaching English and as a language learner using the Spanish program… learning Spanish… https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tLjvkDTlHxs Its conversational nature was what initially drew me to the Callan Method. When I understood the basic mechanics of it,[…]
Learning complex English grammar at a B1 level (CEFR) in Leipzig can be fun, fast and easy. The Callan Method Organisation has created a bespoke grammar learning experience and published the B1 Grammar Book to support and expand the general English course. The material in the B1 Grammar Book is organised thematically. English tenses, prepositions,[…]