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Newcomer Story: Grace Eun Jung Yang

Coming to Winnipeg was the break Grace needed. The life she led in Seoul, South Korea’s capital, was fast-paced and… Read more »

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Newcomer story: Rediat Mikru

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Rediat landed in Canada in June 2012 with big expectations. Coming to Manitoba via the Provincial Nominee Program, she felt… Read more »

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Great tips for great conversations

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Developing good conversational skills is important for newcomers. Knowing how to properly speak to people will help us learn more… Read more »

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5 tips for safe and productive Facebook use

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Facebook has become the most widely used social media platform today. And for those of us who have friends and… Read more »

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Spotlight on Gender Diversity. What does it have to do with you?

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Just as Canada welcomes ethnic diversity and multiculturalism, it also upholds gender diversity. Many times, when gender diversity is mentioned,… Read more »

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Language Explorer

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Language Explorer Acts will help you decide which lessons with English Online will best suit YOU.

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iEnglish Activities

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iEnglish is a set of resources and videos to give learners the tools they need to take more ownership for… Read more »

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Idiom Set: People & Personalities

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In this idioms set you’ll find Canadian idioms relating to people and personalities. Click on each lesson for informative presentations,… Read more »

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Workplace Communications

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Course Description Workplace Communications (WorkCom) is a 4 week course. This course focuses on must-haves for successful communication at work: speaking formally,… Read more »

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Lunch & Learn: Language Tip of the Week

These are short 30-minute Skype sessions to discuss the language tip of the week. Join us online over lunch to… Read more »

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5 Things to watch out for in the spring
February 26 @ 7:00 pm

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Spring will soon be upon us! It’s a beautiful time of year, but it does have its hazards. Attend this… Read more »

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