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14 “CUTE” TERMS OF ENDEARMENT FROM AROUND THE GLOBE

We’ve rounded up 14 of our favorite terms of endearment from different countries around the world. They’re sweet, romantic …and no, they aren’t “mi amor” [Spanish] or “habibi” [Arabic]  kind of cliché. Maybe you’ll start using them with your loved ones, or *ahem* a special someone. Have a read and take your pick! 1. روحي [Arabic] How it’s said: rouhi Meaning: my […]

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12 COMMON KOREAN WORDS AND PHRASES

Did you know? The Korean alphabet, known as Hangul consists of 14 consonants and 10 vowels and it literally takes only one session to learn how to read and write it! The Korean language is becoming more and more popular around the world because of Korea’s booming economy and of course it’s popular and addicting K-pop, K-drama and delicious food. Join […]

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10 EMIRATI WORDS YOU’LL HEAR (IN ALMOST) EVERY CONVERSATION

Marhaba is the simplest form of greeting that’s used across all the Arabic speaking countries. Yeah, you’ve heard it and if you’re living or have lived in the Middle East then you surely know it (and possibly use it too!). In the Emirati dialect, the word el-saa’ is added after marhaba making it marhaba el-saa’, which […]

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Get Certified! Take the CILS Examination at Eton Institute

Have you considered taking the CILS Examination? Held twice a year in June and December, the CILS Exam (Certificazione di Italiano come Lingua Straniera) is the proficiency examination to prove competence in Italian language. The certificate is recognized by the Italian Ministry of Foreign Affairs and most Italian universities as a requirement for admission. Eton […]

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Get Certified! Take the OSD Examination at Eton Institute

Have you considered taking the OSD Examination? ÖSD (Österreichisches Sprachdiplom Deutsch) is a state-approved examination and assessment system for German as a Foreign Language / German as a Second Language. ÖSD exams focus mainly on communicative aspects, which aim to assess foreign language competence in real-life situations. ÖSD exams correspond to the levels of the […]

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5 Benefits of Learning a New Language

It is a perfect time to immerse yourself in a new language and culture. Besides the cognitive advantages and practical reasons, learning a second language brings with it a massive amount of benefits. It’s effective and rewarding and it’ll change you in ways you probably didn’t imagine (for the better, of course!). Let’s look at […]

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Top 4 Ways to Make Learning Brain-Friendly

Learning at the workplace is often assumed to be a boring task, whether it’s technical training or soft skill development. Brain-friendly learning, a unique and engaging concept, focuses on making learning fun yet highly effective. Though there are many ways to make learning a brain-friendly feat, have a look at some of the methods in […]

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Tips You Should Know Before Taking Up a French Language Course

Learning French is not as easy as it seems, or any foreign language for that matter. It requires dedication, time, money, an excellent school that offers French language course. But before diving into the idea of learning a new language, you must first know some useful tips that will help you achieve speaking the French […]