Simple English Articles (CLB3-4)


Below you will find articles translated to simple English. If you are at the lower intermediate language level, these are for you!

We started with our 10 most-read articles. We will be adding more in the coming days.

Happy reading!

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5 proven ways to learn English quickly

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For newcomers to Manitoba, being able to communicate in English is key to accessing essential services, finding job opportunities, and… Read more »

5 facts you need to know about crime in Winnipeg

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Canada is not known to be a dangerous country. In fact, it is among the top 15 safest countries of… Read more »

Top 15 articles to prepare you for a successful career in Canada

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If you’ve done research about the Canadian job market before coming, that’s great! This is important since the job search… Read more »

How to learn at English Online

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Welcome to the English Online community! You are improving your English language skills and learning more about life in Canada…. Read more »

How to stay fit and active indoors

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Did you know that leading a sedentary lifestyle puts you at 112% higher risk of developing diabetes and 147% higher… Read more »

5 tips to avoid bike theft in Winnipeg

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Winnipeg is a great city to bike in – it’s flat, and there are more bike lanes each year. Unfortunately,… Read more »

Work smarter not harder: Tips to boost your efficiency without burning out

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Do you believe in “hustle culture?” Hustle culture is “the mentality that one must work all day every day in… Read more »

Beware of romance scams! Recognize the 5 red flags

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Did you know that romance scams were responsible for the second highest amount of fraud-related dollar loss in 2021? Yes,… Read more »

Online class etiquette: Why is it important?

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Etiquette refers to a set of customs and rules acceptable in social groups or social situations. It is sometimes called… Read more »

Tax season also means scam season

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Most of us are probably aware of the CRA phone call scam by now. This is when a person pretending… Read more »

Dealing with difficult co-workers: Do’s and don’ts

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All of us have had to deal with co-workers who are difficult to work with. Maybe you’ve had colleagues who… Read more »

5 quick tips to make online learning work for you

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About to take an online course? Congratulations! You’ll discover that e-learning is a great choice. If you’re looking for tips… Read more »

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