Category Archives: English Language

Top 10 Most Awesome Reasons To Study Abroad

Studying abroad supplies you with more employment opportunities than you may have thought possible – Once you’ve gotten a valuable degree from a university in an English speaking country, you’ve just improved your resume by a million! A survey done … Continue reading

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Jumping Into American College Life

It’s that time again for the North American Education supplement put together by the ever popular newspaper, DAWN! The article this time around is rather interesting since it’s a compilation of all YOUR favorite posts that have been read the … Continue reading

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Preparing For Your American Student Visa Interview – PART I

Preparing for what is probably the most life-changing interview an international student will ever hold and yet, very few people actually understand the importance of properly preparing for, is their American student visa interview. There is a certain stigma that … Continue reading

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Interesting Facts and Statistics About Studying In America

Over 672,000 international students were enrolled in U.S. universities and colleges in 2008/09. Students from Asia make up 57% of the enrolled international students in the U.S. The most popular fields of study for students from abroad are in business … Continue reading

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College Fun: American College Slang

Slang is the poetry of everyday life.  – S. I. Hayakawa, Language in Action, 1941 Going to an American college more than halfway across the world can seem a bit nerve-racking, especially when English isn’t your first language. To help … Continue reading

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College Laughter: English – The Universal Language

Something fantastic I’ve noticed about Pakistan is that the majority of its citizens speaks English. Some are extremely fluent and others, who don’t speak fluently, still know a few English words. While I can get by with basic Urdu, it … Continue reading

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