How to learn a language faster: 4 easy techniques

Language learning

How to learn a language faster: 4 easy techniques

By on 07/24/2017

So you’re itching to study abroad in Spain, go on a road trip around the US, or spend a summer surfing in Hawaii, and to make the most of the [...]

5 best ways to learn Spanish

Language learning

5 best ways to learn Spanish

By on 07/12/2017

Spanish is a language with advantages stamped all over it. It’s the mother tongue of more than 405 million people across 30 countries, and is even [...]

Student Stories

Amanda B.

Amanda B. - I was able to practice a language in a beautiful country

Amanda B.
“EF not only taught me many things about myself, but I was able to practice a language in a beautiful country with many amazing people!”

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Student Stories

Edmundo

Edmundo - The EF Barcelona program was a transformative experience

Edmundo
“The EF Barcelona program was a transformative experience! One that left me with unforgettable memories, tremendously fun friends, and a new perspective on life that has continued to shape my character long after my departure!”

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Student Stories

Ali C.

Ali C. - Traveling… with EF was one of the best decisions

Ali C.
“Traveling overseas with EF was one of the best decisions of my life! Being completely immersed in the French language, I learned about the culture and made new friends from around the world.”

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Why learning a language is hard & how to make it easier

By on 06/13/2017

If you’re struggling to learn a new language, breathe, you’re not alone. Adults famously find language learning more difficult than children, whose super-flexible brains actually grow the connections [...]

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5 reasons to give your kids opportunities you never had

Culture calling   |   Language learning

5 reasons to give your kids opportunities you never had

By on 05/18/2017

We know how much you adore watching your child grow, change, learn, and develop their own opinions. But you may also feel a little nervous about [...]

Language learning

4 reasons why you should send your child to study abroad

By on 04/19/2017

Every day, parents wave their children off at departure gates across the world and wonder how they will cope without their babies in the months that [...]

Language learning

You know you’re fluent in another language when…

By on 04/12/2017

After living abroad for some time – immersed in another culture, history, and language – you feel great. You’ve got native speaker friends and go [...]

Language learning   |   Student life

Your teacher wishes you knew this about language learning

By on 04/04/2017

Most language learners hit a wall at some point. Perhaps your progress hasn’t been as quick as you’d like or you're struggling to advance to the next [...]

Career advice   |   Language learning

Learn one of these 5 languages to stand out

By on 03/23/2017

For most people looking to study another language, English remains the first choice - and for good reason. As the language of diplomacy, business and [...]

Career advice   |   Language learning

6 reasons why it’s never too late to learn a new language

By on 03/20/2017

It’s well-documented that children with all their intrinsic learning capabilities have a headstart on the rest of us, so it's only natural to bemoan [...]

10 most fun languages to learn

By on 02/24/2017

There’s absolutely no reason for why learning a language should be boring. Sure, if fluency is your goal all languages require dedication and commitment, but there's no reason why you shouldn't have [...]

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