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Nov 21, 2013 · Filed under Accommodation, BLC Experience · Posted by admin

When I first entered the Elephant House, I was completely surprised by its large bedrooms, comfortable living room and fabulous kitchen. This residence is one of the best I’ve ever seen! Living in here, you would have many chances to practice your English by spending time with people from various countries. If you prefer being alone, you can also get enough space.…

Sep 05, 2013 · Filed under Teaching at BLC, BLC Experience · Posted by admin

BLC summers are busy. Students from all over the world come and go, thousands of new English words are learnt, many new friends are made and sometimes, new teachers stop by and join in with the fun. I’m Angelique, and I’m one of those teachers! I’ve been teaching since 2002. As well as teaching in International schools and English language colleges in the UK, I have also taught in…

Jul 31, 2013 · Filed under Working at BLC, BLC Experience · Posted by admin

I have always dreamed of a job with international dimensions. Having studied languages, I taught English for both private and public institutions in Russia where I acquired a love for all English especially experiences gained through studying oversees. My job aspirations brought me to London where I taught English to foreign students and at the same time I was focused on developing new markets for…

Jun 06, 2013 · Filed under Working at BLC, BLC Experience · Posted by admin

I begrudgingly wake up (I’m not a morning person) and make my way to work. As I walk through pretty Queens Square, I think to myself, I should see who the statue is of the man on the horse. I enter the imposing red brick BLC building with the bright green sign. I warmly greet our receptionist Joanna with a BIG smile and ‘MORNING’. I go to my desk and drink…

Apr 26, 2013 · Filed under BLC Experience, Studying at BLC · Posted by admin

I think I’ll never forget my learning experience at BLC. It’s been simply fascinating and has let me make the most of my time in Bristol improving my English. At the beginning, I didn’t know what to expect from the classes since I’d never taken English classes in a language school. From the very first moment, I found the learning atmosphere of the school extremely exciting and motivating:…

Mar 04, 2013 · Filed under Working at BLC, BLC Experience · Posted by admin

Having worked as an intern at BLC for six months, I have come across a number of various tasks. In my job you need to be very flexible and ready to learn new things. I started as the person who does the copying and scanning, who prints out student handbooks, goes to the post office and tidies up the classrooms at the end of the day. Over time I was given more responsibilities and the job…


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