Have you ever been texting an English speaker and saw some weird letters you didn’t understand? Worry no more! Here we listed 10 of the most commonly used English Acronyms while texting!
When working in the customer service field, you have to be prepared to negotiate with several customers in order to assure their satisfaction and the success of your company. It is very important to take into account that one of the best ways to keep customers happy and satisfied is by communicating well. Something as simple as a misunderstanding can cause many different issues, but with these tips you will learn how to communicate appropriately with a customer and avoid those!
Who is a Canadian? What makes a Canadian special? Is it the cold winter months, or is it something in the water? Since I was born here and have lived in over 5 cities in Canada, I’d like to think that I know a thing or two about these creatures we call Canadians. So let’s have a look at what I have dubbed the 5 C’s of being Canadian.
St. Patrick’s Day is around the corner, and just like every year, Toronto is ready to celebrate this fun tradition! There are many things to do depending on your preferences, and here we are going to tell you about some of the most popular and traditional events happening this year!
Happy St. Patrick’s Day! We want to help you be an expert in Irish slang, put these words to use and enjoy this fun festivity!
International Women’s day: A Reason to Celebrate Change
March 8th is a very special day because it is International Women’s Day. On this day, people all over the world pay respect to the hard work that women have done and continue to do. The first International Women’s Day was held in New York City on February 28th, 1909. Some 106 years later we continue the tradition.
In that time, a lot has changed. Women’s position in society is much different than it was back in 1906. Women now have much more power in the workforce and in general have much more independence and freedom than they did before. These changes didn’t come without a lot of struggle though. Many women were arrested and harassed for fighting against their male-ruled societies. With these societal changes, so too has the English Language changed.
Let’s have a look at the ways English has made a shift away from male exclusivity and taken a more gender-neutral approach. (Note: Gender-neutral language refers to language that is applicable to both male and female genders)
Food and Beverage Management is one of the courses at the Service Excellence program. One of its components is based on wine education and meal pairing. It prepares students for an interesting and rewarding career in the hospitality industry, in the area of wine, beverage and food management and sales.
Below are some helpful tips on how to identify various types of wine, pair them with food and enjoy the right wine for any occasion. Continue reading
With Valentine’s day just around the corner, and Cupid in his love shack, practicing his bow-and-arrow accuracy, let’s have a look at ten ways to declare your love in English this February the 14th.
Dear Teacher, I am studying how to speak about the future, but I am confused –
when do I use ‘will’, when do I use ‘going to’ and when do I use ‘the present continuous’?