Monthly Archives: February 2012

English and More: Services for Immigrants in the DC Area

DC has a huge immigrant community, and we’re lucky to have a number of dedicated organizations offering services to newcomers. Of course, Language ETC is special. We serve the entire metropolitan area; we offer a large and vibrant ESL program; … Continue reading

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Challenging Advanced Students with Phrasal Verbs

For some reason I’ve always liked phrasal verbs. They’re one of the things that make English the crazy language it is. Why would turn against, turn around, turn away, turn back, turn down, turn in, turn into, turn off, turn … Continue reading

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