Modal verbs: Can you feel the love tonight?

Can you use modal verbs correctly, or might you make a mistake? Follow our guide and you should be perfect.

English language: We’re going through changes

As English language changes, you want to be on the right side of his(or her)tory.

Studying abroad: All abroad the study train!

In this article, we look at some of the questions to keep in mind if you’re keen to continue your education outside of Colombia.

DeoxyriboNucleic Acid or just DNA: Acronyms in English language

We spell out our love letter to a variety of acronyms found in the English language.

Instead of avoiding it, use translation tricks to improve your English

If you’ve been told you should never translate when learning English, forget it…instead use your Spanish efficiently and smartly.
Study in Canada

Study in Canada: Pathway to success

What are the most important things to consider if you want to study in Canada? Here at the London Language Institute, we’ve been working with students from all around the world for the past 20 years, so we know that with a bit of planning you can transform a great experience into an extraordinary one.
Subjunctive in Colombian Spanish

Subjuntivo: Who is that WEIRDO?

El subjuntivo (the subjunctive) is a problematic grammar point for Spanish learners. In this guide, we will help you with its most basic uses
Tú vs usted is a thing you must get right

Tu vs Usted: TÚ or not to TÚ? That IS the...

Make the right decision on tú vs usted! Some Colombian people might feel uncomfortable with the ‘wrong’ pronoun when...

Keep up your Spanish during the quarantine

Are you in quarantine alone or with other non-Spanish speakers? Worried that you might backtrack on all of the language progress you have made living in Colombia? For better or worse, you likely have the internet at your fingertips. How to keep your Spanish up to date.

Spanish language: Do you know your eggs?

Do you know eggs-actly how to order huevos for breakfast? We give you some eggs-amples of what to say. It’s no yolk.

Wrong use of Spanish language in the media: Don’t get me...

Spanish language in the media isn't always right. Photo: Elijah O'Donnell, Unsplash We all make mistakes when...

Singing Humboldt’s praises in Bogotá: a musical based on his life

The story of a scientific wunderkind comes to the Bogotá stage