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Newcomer Story: Monica Del Pino Meller

Monica Del Pino Meller

“When I started working, I had to stop attending English classes during the day. I tried attending school at night,… Read more »

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Newcomer story: Echo Duan

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“I’m the type of person who thinks of the worst possible scenario. What if I don’t get a job in… Read more »

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Explore articles about settlement in Manitoba, Canada

5 big ideas for better small talk

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I used to meet the same people at the bus stop every day on my way to work. Small talk… Read more »

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What is Crokinole? Canada’s lesser-known sports, games and pastimes

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I’m sure you know all about Canadians’ love for hockey, soccer and football. You may be even aware that lacrosse… Read more »

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5 amazing facts about the creation of the National Flag of Canada

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February 15, 1965, was the first time Canada’s Flag was raised on Parliament Hill. This is why we celebrate the… Read more »

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Complete self-directed activities about language and settlement

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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Idioms Set: Seasons

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In this idioms set you’ll find Canadian idioms relating to seasons of the year in Manitoba. Click on each lesson… Read more »

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Participate in workshops and group activities

Become an Autonomous Language Learner (B-ALL)

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Course description Abbreviated as B-ALL, Become an Autonomous Language Learner is a five-unit course with English Online Inc. The course… Read more »

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Employment Workshops

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This is a series of workshops related to career planning and employment in Manitoba.

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Career Chat: Thinking of a career shift?
February 23 @ 7:00 pm

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Come to this chat to discuss what to consider when changing a career. Before joining the coffee chat Read the related learning… Read more »

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