Category: British culture

  • My experience at Speak Up London

    Introduction Voted Best city in the world for 7 consecutive years, London is a destination that attracts visitors from all around the world, whether for tourism or for a Cultural Exchange. During my last visit to London in February 2023, I had the opportunity to do a language exchange to improve my English. Choosing among […]

  • Learning English as an adult: can adults learn a new language?

    “English is now the lingua franca. That’s how it is. You have to speak English if you want to act and move in globalisation”. said Edouard Phillippe 2018, who was the then former French Prime Minister. Over the last decades, the need to learn English has increased. More and more adults of various nationalities look […]

  • Differences between American English and British English

    Differences between American English and British English

    Oscar Wilde wrote, “We have really everything in common nowadays with America, except, of course, the language”. I have even heard the line, “two countries divided by a common language”, by George Bernard Shaw.   English is the most studied language in the world and the primary language of communication all over the world. American […]