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27 January 2016, 9:15am

6 Games and Puzzles to Improve Your English

If you’re learning English – or indeed, any other language – games and puzzl...Read more

22 January 2016, 9:42am

4 Oxford Clothing Traditions and Their History

You might have noticed that the students of Oxford don’t quite dress like the students o...
20 January 2016, 11:36am

6 Differences Between Student Life in the UK and in the USA

Of the top ten universities in the world, all but one are in the USA or UK. You should als...
18 January 2016, 10:01am

10 Things to Focus On at School Beyond Your Grades

School isn’t just about the grades. The path to your future career begins at school, and...
13 January 2016, 11:05am

6 Novels to Read to Understand Oxford

Oxford is a world of its own. Its ‘dreaming spires’ and unique charm have insp...
11 January 2016, 9:46am

15 Skills and Achievements That Will Look Good on Any CV

When you’re applying for your very first job, your CV can feel a little bare. You should...
07 January 2016, 11:33am

5 Common Mistakes You’re Probably Making about the Evolution of the English Language

The origin of the word ‘dormouse’ might have nothing to do with mice. You should also ...
04 January 2016, 10:16am

4 Ways to Come Up With a Great Essay Idea

One of the most exciting and challenging parts of moving forward through your academic car...
28 December 2015, 9:50am

7 Rulers of Countries Who Studied at Oxford

Few things express the key role that the University of Oxford has played in the history of...
21 December 2015, 12:29pm

The Top 8 English Towns and Cities With Fascinating Histories

England is curiously well suited to developing history. You should also read… The 10...
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14 December 2015, 9:35am

The Internet And You: How To Cultivate A Good Online Presence

The online world occupies an odd place in our lives. You should also read… The Evolu...
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07 December 2015, 9:20am

5 Books That Changed Britain And Why They Had The Impact They Did

No one can deny that books have power. You should also read… 12 Essential English No...