British and American English

In our last post, we looked at the culture of Halloween in the UK and some language. One thing that is clear is that this traditional event is very popular in the USA and many people make such a big effort when preparing for Halloween in America. You just need to watch ET and you will see how the kids prepared for Halloween. In the UK, it is not as popular as the USA. In fact, there are a lot of differences between the UK and USA with many of the differences being the language. This blog post looks at the differences between British and American English with different names for the same thing.

Categories: The LTC Blog, English Vocabulary | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

5 top tips for long-haul flights

If you are coming to study with us at LTC in England, you may be making your first long-haul international flight. While some students come to us from Continental Europe […]

Categories: Uncategorized, The LTC Blog, Student Top Tips | Tagged , , , , , , ,

Eastbourne Airbourne 2015

In Eastbourne, there is an air show held every year and is an organised event involving the Royal Air Force as well as other military and civilian aircraft. If you study […]

Categories: The LTC Blog, Events and Celebrations | Tagged , , , , , , ,

Things to Do In Eastbourne for International Students

Eastbourne | LTC English School

Eastbourne has plenty of attractions and things to do for an international student studying in the town. From Museums & Galleries, to historical points of interest and landmarks, Eastbourne is […]

Categories: The LTC Blog, Student Top Tips | Tagged , , , , , ,

How The English Language Will Evolve Over Time

How Will English Evolve | LTC

As with anything, the English language is ever-evolving. But how noticeable is this evolution? How does the English we use today compare to what people were using hundreds of years […]

Categories: The LTC Blog | Tagged , , , , , ,

English Words Which Sound the Same But Are Different

English Words Which Sound the Same But Are Different | LTC

English, as a language, has many barriers that foreign students must overcome. One of these barriers, which really baffles new learners, is words which sound the same but which actually […]

Categories: The LTC Blog, Student Top Tips | Tagged , , , , , ,

British Foods you must try while in England

Fish & Chips | British Foods You Must Try | LTC Eastbourne

Historically, British food hasn’t had the best reputation. British cuisine is often perceived as quite boring and rather tasteless, but what if I were to tell you that this isn’t […]

Categories: The LTC Blog | Tagged , , , , , , ,

How The British Enjoy Their Summer

The British Summertime, at best, can be unpredictable. We are not guaranteed the same sunny and hot weather as more southern European destinations, say for example Spain or Greece, but […]

Categories: The LTC Blog | Tagged , , , , , , , ,

How to Start a Conversation in English

By Jennifer Rieck   Meeting new people and making friends can be one of the most challenging parts of an experience abroad but also one of the most memorable. Here […]

Categories: The LTC Blog, English Vocabulary | Tagged , , , ,

How Music Can Help You To Learn English

How Music Can Help You To Learn English | LTC

Learning a new language is tough, no matter who you are and how much experience you have, but there are solutions out there to help you through the process. When […]

Categories: The LTC Blog | Tagged , , , , , , , ,