Posts by James Soller

The Five Hardest Languages To Learn For English Speakers


Ok, so I understand that this a blog dedicated to giving advice about teaching abroad. But as a person that lived abroad for a while and has traveled extensively, I can tell you that a significant part of being overseas is acquiring new language skills. Whether you try to resist or embrace learning a new…

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5 Reasons To Study In Chicago


I have come across thousands of ESL students in the United States and many of them are usually eager to tell me the places they have visited or the cities where they plan to study. Most of the time, I encounter students heading to San Francisco, San Diego, ┬áNew York, Washington DC or Los Angeles.…

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How Much Does It Cost To Study English In The US?


When I am traveling in other parts of the world, young professionals   sometimes ask me,”How much does it cost to study English in the United States?” This is an important question since the best way to study English or any language is in the country where it is spoken. It shouldn’t come as a…

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