5 words to distinguish dresses.

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Learning English in Dublin is great and all…but what if you can’t talk about what’s going on in the world of celebrity and fashion?? You might need a few words to help you… So, the Emmy’s were on last night, and the dresses on the red carpet were beautiful. Here in Alpha, we’ve been discussing the different necklines that were … Read More

Update on Almudena’s Work Experience

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Don’t let the opportunities pass you by. Good morning! Today Dublin woke up to the sun, probably the weather is the worst part of this experience of my life, but it’s not so bad, because in days such as today I really love the sun and enjoy it. I would like to tell you about another great experience about my … Read More

10,000 likes on Facebook!

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We are delighted to announce that we just reached a huge milestone on our Facebook page with 10,000 likes! We plan to bring you more interesting, engaging and educational/entertaining content in the days, weeks, months and years to come! If you haven’t already, why not “like” us on Facebook now: http://fb.com/alphacollegeofenglish.

Happy Valentine’s Day from Dublin!

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Meet Sergio and Anna. They are two students who met in Alpha College – Sergio is from Spain and Anna is Italian.  They met in Dublin and improved their English by talking to each other and the rest is history… Since recording this video with us before they went to live in Spain, we are delighted to announce that Sergio … Read More

Omani National Day

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To celebrate the birthday of Qaboos bin Said al Said and National Day in Oman we shared some delicious baklava in the canteen.

Dublin win the All Ireland Football Final

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Dublin recently played in (and won!) the All Ireland Football Final 2013.  We sent our Venezuelan Sports Reporter Frederik along to meet some of the fans from both Dublin and Mayo to try to understand what this “Gaelic Football” was all about and how it’s so different from soccer.

Merry Christmas from Alpha College!

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We had our student and staff party just before we closed for Christmas.  The students sang some fantastic Christmas songs with Fergus leading the way on the guitar. We hope you all have a fantastic Christmas and New Year break and we look forward to seeing you in 2012!