“Only words of gratitude for all Alpha’s staff, I could improve my English and meet great people there. Eight amazing months!! Thanks for everything mates.” – Sergio Lopez Segovia from Spain
“First of all, I must say that my English skills have improved sharply since I started studying here, and that speaks for itself. I ́d had the opportunity to study in different courses – FCE, IELTS and General English, which opened a new window of knowledge for me. Every class is dynamic, the teaching material is rich … Read More
I still remember when one year ago, after loosing my job, i said to my parents: “I would like to go abroad, have an experience in a English Speaking Country and look for a job there”. My parents looked at me and answered: “What are you saying? You are 30! You are too old … and you don’ t have … Read More
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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
Casual Fridays are a bit cliché at this stage so we wanted to do something a little different… The whole team got involved in #FormalFriday to raise money for charity. We all wore in slightly more formal clothes than we usually do and the reaction from students was great! What do you think, should we dress like this for class … Read More
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
Rie studied here 12 years ago. She returned home to Japan after a year here and worked as a translator. She is back in Ireland studying celtic calligraphy, and called in to Alpha to say hello. Check out how much (or how little) people have changed since 2002! Thanks so much for visiting us Rie!