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.

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Tips to protect yourself and your family during flu season

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Flu season in Canada starts late fall to winter. Protect yourself and everyone around you by following these tips especially… Read more »

10 ways to make the best out of your ESL class

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You’ve finally made the choice to sign up for ESL classes. Maybe you are feeling nervous or unsure about what… Read more »

7 easy steps to a Canadian-style resume

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You will need a resume to be considered for a job. You have two main goals when making one: 1)Highlight… Read more »

Moving to Canada? Here’s a checklist to help you out

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Congratulations! With your travel papers now on hand, you can now start preparing for your move to Canada. We know… Read more »

5 holiday symbols and what they mean

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Around late October right after all the Halloween excitement has died down, you will notice that people start putting up… Read more »

Types of language training programs for newcomers in Canada

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Newcomers will find many language programs to help them learn Canada’s official languages, English and/or French. These programs are offered… Read more »

A quick guide to driving regulations in Manitoba

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Getting around Manitoba may be one of your top concerns in your first few days. Here is a quick guide… Read more »

How to speak to your boss effectively

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Learning how to communicate effectively with your boss is an important part of establishing your credibility in the Canadian workplace…. Read more »

5 best techniques to boost self-directed learning

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You have to be self-directed to be a successful online learner. What does this mean? Most of us are used… Read more »

4 effective ways to support your kids adjusting to school

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“They don’t understand me, Mama! They don’t want to play with me.” This is what Fatima’s six-year-old daughter told her… Read more »

Too busy to learn English? Consider LINC Home Study

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Praba’s first weeks in Manitoba were a flurry of activity. There were seminars at Entry Program, career coaching at Manitoba… Read more »

3 exciting summer projects to hone your skills

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Want to make your summer memorable and productive? Stretch your creativity and practice your language skills by trying one of… Read more »

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