March 20 ,2017

Winter is fast approaching. You can feel it already. Students from different countries find this change “shocking”… it is not that bad after all if you are well prepared. Here some safety tips if you are considering visiting us during winter time, or if you are already here to help you prepare for the upcoming […]

It is not that cold – yet!

A common mistake in spoken English is to say ‘between you and I’, as in this sentence: It’s a tiny bit boring, between you and I. [WRONG] In standard English, it’s grammatically correct to say ‘between you and me’ and incorrect to say ‘between you and I’.The reason for this is that a preposition such as between should be […]

Improve your English: Between You and Me

The Canadian labor market is in need of professionals that are willing to innovate.  If you want to work and travel through Canada at the same time, this is the right time. Village English has partnered with Global Opportunities to offer you a program that will give you the opportunity to work in Canada for […]

Working in Canada? – Now is the time!

People often believe that they should use the indefinite article an in front of words like historic, horrific, or hotel. Are they right or wrong? Should you say ‘an historic event’ or ‘a historic event’? An is the form of the indefinite article that is used before a spoken vowel sound: it doesn’t matter how the written word in question is actually […]

Improve your English: “A historic event” or “An historic event”?