All posts by Lara Demkes.

BBC ESOL Project @ PBIC

BBC ESOL Project @ PBIC

In February of 2022 PBIC expanded their ESOL provision to encompass social activities.  This is an important part of learning English as a second language (ESL), because when you practice speaking English in a group,…
Origins of English vocabulary

Origins of English vocabulary

When learning the English Language, you may wonder where some of the words come from. I’m often asked in my lessons questions like, “Why does the word ‘pudding’ refer to things that are savoury and…