Познакомьтесь с Аней Соловьевой – куратором английского в ELK Academy

Привет! Hi! !Hola¡ Hallo! nǐ hǎo! My name is… Menia zovut… mmm… I am Anya! So many ways to introduce oneself and it’s hard to pick just one. Good news: actually it’s easy! Just pick English and you will be able to speak to any person in any country in the world (well, almost).

I have another piece of good news for you up my sleeve: English is easy and is so much easier than Russian, German or Chinese… And you already know Russian. Convinced yet? 🙂

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Making Sense of Universal Basic Income

Universal Basic Income, or UBI, has been making headlines in the past couple of years. The best international experts are debating  controversial subject and no clear winner has emerged yet.

Some countries, like Finland, are already running social experiments that will give us data to answer some of the most common questions related to Universal Basic Income. If governments just start giving money to people, will it make people happier and ease social inequality? Will it make people buy more booze and stay at home in front of the TV, or will it give them freedom to start new bold entrepreneurial ventures?

Here, we are committed to finding the best information so that you can form your own opinion.

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Полина Баранова о занятиях английским в ELK Academy

Polina Baranova – музыкант оркестра театра Новая Опера им. Е.В. Колобова пришла заниматься английским в ELK Academy вместе со своей дочкой Мария Клименок (вот ссылка на youtube канал с ее мультиками). Вся наша команда влюбилась в Полину и Машу и когда Alice Zasenko была в Москве, она встретилась с Полиной и записала это видео! Скоро надеемся увидеть Машу в титрах Pixar, а Полину в мировом турне!

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Questions Interesting People Ask to Cut Through the Small Talk

We’ve all been in the awkward situation of meeting someone new and having to build rapport quickly — at networking events, industry conferences, charity events, dinner parties, and other social-professional situations. If you’re like many people — you break the awkward silence with a pretty standard question:

“So, what do you do?”

But that question might not be the best way to build rapport with someone else.

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ELK Teens – наш новый курс от ELK Academy!

Дорогие друзья, у ЕLK Academy для вас огромная и захватывающая новость – мы открываем совершенно новое направление “ELK Teens” – английский для подростков. Меня зовут Алиса, мне 21 год. Я живу в Лондоне и учусь в University of West London на курсе Film Production.

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#3favoritewords episode 2: Katherine Wright, an actress from NY

ELK Academy launches our new #3favoritewords project. We ask bright and talented English language native speakers from around the world about their #3favoritewords in English and how to use them.

You can win a free online language lesson (in English, Italian, French, Spanish, Russian or Chinese) by commenting on this post with an examples of how YOU would use one of 3 words from this week’s video.

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Meet Katherine Sieradzki, our new English teacher from Boston, USA

Hey! My name is Katherine. I have been teaching ESL, SAT, and IELTS for the past 3 years both in Russia and the US. Teaching is something I love because it helps me connect with so many people from around the world! I’n a native English speaker, but I also speak Russian! So don’t be afraid)))

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Уроки французского онлайн для взрослых и детей. Откройте Францию с Дашей Великановой.

Salut, tout le monde! Je m’appelle Dasha и я преподаю французский взрослым, подросткам и детям уже больше 12 лет.

Кажется, французский язык был в моей жизни всегда и трудно вспомнить, когда именно началась моя с ним история, это было в раннем детстве, с мультиками, песнями и играми на французском, с почти ежегодными летними каникулами у бабушки во Франции.

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