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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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Confident with your English? 3 reasons why you need to continue learning

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Many newcomers come to Canada with a working knowledge of English. After all, language proficiency is one of the factors… Read more »

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How long can I stay outside in extremely cold weather?

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Yes, it’s one of those years where we’ll be experiencing snow storms and near frigid temperatures. Just last week, we… Read more »

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How to make 2018 your best year ever

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Now that you’re in a new country, are you looking forward to having new friends, a new job, a new… 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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Digital Skills at Work

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Course Description Digital Skills at Work (DSW) is a four-week course focusing on essential digital skills required to succeed in one’s career…. 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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Manitoba Winter Festivals
January 18 @ 10:00 am

Sleigh ride at Festival du Voyageur. Whittier Park, St. Boniface, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada

Come to this chat to discuss the many winter festivals held around Manitoba!

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