Content Showcase: October 2019

Writing Documents in Plain English

Writing Documents in Plain English
Plain English is good, clear writing which communicates as simply and effectively as possible. But it is not a childish or simplistic form of English. Plain English focuses on... Readmore...
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Social and Business Visits with Americans

Social and Business Visits with Americans
It is important for business people to understand how to behave in different types of situations when meeting Americans. Americans often plan social events at short notice, so... Readmore...
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Welcoming Business Visitors

Welcoming Business Visitors
Knowing how to welcome business visitors is an important business speaking skill. This is often the first impression that a visitor will have of a company so you need to make a... Readmore...
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The Language of Shipping and Logistics

The Language of Shipping and Logistics
In this business vocabulary lesson, we'll be looking at the language of shipping and logistics. In two different situations, we’ll introduce some words and phrases for... Readmore...
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Make a Good Impression: Document Editing Tips

Make a Good Impression: Document Editing Tips
Dear Readers, Producing a clean, error-free final draft isn't easy. Even the most carefully edited professional publications contain occasional typos. Most readers understand... Readmore...
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English Pronunciation in Use

English Pronunciation in Use
English Pronunciation in Use is a comprehensive reference and practice book for learners of intermediate level and above and can be used by individual learners working alone, or... Readmore...
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Simplified English Jokes

Simplified English Jokes
Walking up to a department store's fabric counter, a pretty girl asked the clerk, "I want to buy this material for a new dress. How much does this cost?" "Only a kiss a yard, "... Readmore...
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Business English Grammar and Usage Test

Business English Grammar and Usage Test
The Learning Centre includes many business English tests. Business English tests differ from standard English tests in that they focus on English as it is used in the workplace,... Readmore...
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