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Celtic English Academy Blog

Both, either, neither - English Grammar 

This week's student voice is that of Ali from France.

This, that, these and those – English Grammar

This week's student voice is that of Antonio from Spain.

This week's student voice is that of Jana & Roman from Czech Republic.

This week's student voice is that of Ahmet from Turkey.

Congratulation to our Poem Competition Winner!

How to use SO & SUCH – add emphasis in English

This week's student voice is that of Yanik from Switzerland

Since or For? English Grammar 

This week's student voice is that of Fayadh from Oman.

Past simple or present perfect

This week's student voice is that of Alberto from Spain.

Food & Drink in Cardiff

This week's student voice is that of Evgeniya from Russia

Student of the Month for August

Play games and improve your English

This week's student voice is that of Miroslava from Mexico

Adjective and adverbs in English

This week's student voice is that of Roberto from Italy

Junior Programme Summer 2017

The difference between DO and MAKE in English

This week's student voice is that of Luciano from Argentina.

The #AFSeffect in Cardiff this summer!

Can you use phrasal verbs? English #StudyTip

This week's student voice is that of Abdirashid from Somalia

Join our campaign "Don’t fill the landfill"

Student of the Month for July

Learn the difference between ‘have’ and ‘have got’ #StudyTip

This week's student voice is that of Francisco from Spain

Learn how to express your opinion in English

This week's student voice is that of Olga from Russia

Celtic's Junior Programme - Vietnamese group

Mandela Day with a twist at Celtic

Celtic English Academy Photo Competition Winner

How much time should I spend studying English?

A warm welcome to our refugee student

Describing summer holidays in English

This week's student voice is that of Julia from France

Summer Vocabulary for ESL students 

Summer in Cardiff

This week's student voice is that of Paulina from Germany 

Student of the Month for June

English vocabulary: Summer idioms

This week's student voice is that of Damien from Switzerland

Wales or Whales?

USED TO: when and how to use it

Your CV Vocabulary

This week's student voice is that of Sam from Belgium.

This week's student voice is that of Fleur from France

Student of the Month for May

How to write a CV in English

UEFA Champions Festival in Cardiff

Football vocabulary and idioms

How to accept and refuse in English- #StudyTip

This week's student voice is that of Leandro from Brazil

Bars in Cardiff showing the Champions League Final

So and Such: differences in Grammar- #Study Tip

This week's student voice is that of Victoria from Brazil

Too many rules in English to follow? Not enough time to study? #StudyTip

Celtic's Junior Programme - Thai Group

Our story competition winners

Clothing on a Spring day in the UK

Student of the Month for April

Study Tip: Who, Which or That?

Where to eat near Celtic English Academy- the top 5 places

Study Tip: Parts of the body

Getting around Cardiff

This week's student voice is that of Laura from Colombia 

Everything about Homestay & Student Residence

Weather in Spring: Study Tip ☀️ ⛅️ 💦 ☔️

This week's student voice is that of Jasmin from Germany. 

Global Competence Certificate- why you should take it.

What to do over the Easter Holiday in Cardiff

This week's student voice is that of Simona from Italy.

Studying Abroad - perhaps it will be your trip of a lifetime!

Talking about cultural differences

“Spring” and “to Spring”: what’s the Difference? Study Tip

This week's student voice is that of our EUK scholarship student, Javier from Mexico. 

Coming to the UK? Learn about British Culture

Happy Mother’s Day to all Mothers 🌹 🌺

This week's student voice is that of Sukhita from Thailand.

Shakespeare Week: Celtic staff shares their favourite play

Let’s say goodbye to winter and welcome springtime! ☀️

This week's student voice is that of Tabata from Brazil

Which Sense Do You Rely On Most? 👀👂👅 👃 ✋🏼Study Tip

This week's student voice is that of Audrey from France

#CelticEnglishHostMother Competition

Who are the inspirational women in your life?

Our short story competition winners!

I want to be the best – Study Tip!

This week's student voice is that of Hanan from Oman

Teacher Development Course – why it's worth it!

Happy St. David's Day

Student of the Month for February

Why is Shakespeare still important today?

Be Better in English – Study Tip

This week's student voice is that of Adan from Costa Rica

Time is precious – Study Tip

Let's play rugby - Study Tip

News of the week

Study tip: speaking verbs

This week's student voice is that of Alejandro from Costa Rica

Living with a host family abroad

Student of the Month for January

Study tip: love & relationships ❤️ 

Forget Valentine’s day- say, ‘I love you’, the Welsh way on St Dwynwen’s day  ❤️

Getting to Cardiff

Study tip: YOUR vs. YOU’RE

News of the week

Study Tip: Prepositions of place

News of the week

Study Tip: Money idioms

News of the week

Study Tip: Everyday uncountable nouns

News of the week

Study Tip: Christmas Vocabulary

This week's student voice is that of Mai from Japan.

Teacher Development Training Course

Study Tip: Lend or borrow?

News of the week

Christmas in Cardiff

Student of the Month for November

Accommodation while studying in Cardiff

Study Tip: Adjectives ending in –ing and –ed

Only 4 weekends till Christmas!

Looking for words other than ‘nice’?

This week's student voice is that of Christian from Spain.

How do Brits speak?

How to prepare for studying abroad

Study tip: ‘Wish’

Student of the Month for October

Bonfire Night- wrap up warm and enjoy some autumn fun.

Study Tip: Prepositions of time: in, on, at

Halloween Vocabulary

Why you should study English abroad. Go now!

Meet the Ladies Only Teachers at Celtic English Academy

Roald Dahl's books: read, have fun and improve your English.

Did you know that it was 'International Day of the Girl'?

INTO University Pathway Programmes

Celtic's University Counselling Service

Things to do and see in Cardiff

This week's student voice is that of Mohammed from Saudi Arabia.

Beijing Joy Group

This week's student voice is that of Asli from Turkey.

This week's student voice is that of Angelina from Italy.

This week's student voice is that of Suphan from Thailand.

This week's student voice is that of Simone from Brazil.

The Legends in Welsh Football and Rugby!

From Russia with love.

This week's student voice is that of Stephane from France.

This week's student voice is that of Angel from Spain.

This week's student voice is that of Kyunghee from South Korea.

This week's student voice is that of Jairo and Carmen from Spain.

This week's student voice is that of Moe from Japan.

This week's student voice is that of Maurizio from Italy.

This week's student voice is that of Sabrina from France.

Student Feature: Ryutaro from Japan

This week's student voice is that of Anna from Spain.

This week's student voice is that of Jehad from Saudi Arabia.

This week's student voice is that of Mine from Turkey.

Gear up for a great Welsh summer.

This week's student voice is that of Matthias from Switzerland.

This week's student voice is that of Elena from Russia.

This week's student voice is that of Armando from Italy.

This week's student voice is that of Paula from Spain.

Happy St. David's Day from Celtic English Academy in Cardiff, the capital of Wales.

Rough Guides deem Wales one of the top 10 countries to visit in 2016, Wales' 'year of adventure'.

Celtic English Academy are delighted to announce our partnership with Bangor University.

What we do abroad: an advancing market in an ever globalising world

The calm after Storm Imogen rages through the UK.

The RBS Six Nations is coming to a Rugby Stadium near you!

Make the most from your time at Celtic English Academy with Celtic Online.

Congratulations and welcome home from Honeymoon, Mr & Mrs James and Shoko Doherty

April's account of the English UK Teachers conference on behalf of Celtic English Academy.

Get a traditional taste of Wales.

Remember, remember the fifth of November in Cardiff.

The Rugby World Cup storm has passed and what a storm it was.

Meet our new University Counsellor Darren

Fancy a muddy weekend in Wales next Month? WRC GB is coming soon...

Welcome to the Jungle

Why do you want to study in Cardiff?

Celtic English Academy go back to the future at Llancaiach Fawr Manor House.

A perfect day for Celtic English Academy at Cyfarthfa Castle

Our Video Competition Winner !

Ciao! Ciao! to our PON Italian Group from Celtic English Academy

Celtic English Academy PON Italian group enjoying historical Cardiff

Marvel-ous achievement for Celtic English Academy Student of the Month

Celtic English Academy Juniors are having a splashing summer in Cardiff!

Summer groups get creative with technology to improve their English

Week Two at the Celtic Junior Summer Programme in Cardiff

Celtic Academy students step back to 75AD at the Roman Town of Caerleon.

A fairytale visit to Castle Coch for Celtic English Academy

Celtic Summer Students Visit Beautiful Bath

Celtic Juniors see dinosaur bones at the National Museum of Wales in Cardiff!

The Celtic English Academy BBQ was A-mazing!

Celtic English Academy students day trip to sunny Gower!

Celtic Academy students visit (CAT) Centre of Alternative Technology.

Perfect day for Celtic Academy students at St Fagans, Cardiff.

Celtic English Academy Italian students Visit Caerphilly Castle

The top 10 most popular Cardiff attractions for Celtic Academy students.

There is so much on in Cardiff this July, Celtic Academy students will be spoilt for choice.

Celtic English Academy teachers fundraising fast for Ramadan with Muslim Students.

Wales v London in rental accommodation.

Social Activity Feature: The Cotswolds

Celtic Photo / Video Competition NOW. Win £££

All aboard the Sun Bus

English Teaching in Rwanda

Queen presents The Royal Welsh with new regimental colours in Cardiff

A Frenchman's impressions of Cardiff

Student Feature: Satoru Fujikawa

The alternative guide for when you study English in Cardiff!

Our students' New Year's Resolution 2015

10 Reasons To Choose English Courses with New Residence Accommodation

Junior Activity Leader Feature: Alice

Cardiff championed as a fantastic destination for EFL learners

Celtic Junior Summer Programme Highlights

Kou's work experience at Celtic!

Celtic Colleague Teaches English in Costa Rica

Buying your Monthly Bus Pass - A Step-by-Step Guide!

Cardiff Half-Marathon! Do you like running?

Teacher feature: Do you know about Celtic Online?

Moving abroad

Student Feature: A Biography of Miyazaki Hayao

Teacher Feature: How to learn difficult things you don’t want to!

Pedal Power

The Student Voice

World Book Day!

Celtic School - Global Activity!

Celtic in the Community

Practice Crucial When Studying Language

Homestay

Internship Programme

Christmas Party at Morriston House!

Building work starts at Highbury House!

Big Pit, National Museum in Blaenavon

Things to do in Cardiff: The Doctor Who Experience

Cardiff May Make A Bid For The Commonwealth Games 2026

Wellie Throwing

Big Cheese in Caerphilly 2012

Cardiff iPhone App!

Cardiff Harbour Festival

Celtic BBQ 2012 at Cosmeston Lake

Things To Do In Cardiff

Accommodation Options for Your Stay

Hay-on-Wye - or the "City of Books"

Why Choose the Celtic School?

Benefits of Studying English Language in UK

It's Not All Studying!

Oakwood

Life in Wales - by Enol and Diego

Hello, we are Celtic English Academy

We teach English today, so you can start your tomorrow.

We are a friendly and welcoming English language centre in the heart of Cardiff, the capital city of Wales. We have been providing English language courses for over 10 years.

Whether you are looking to improve your English for your career, to go to university or simply to be able to communicate more effectively in our global world of today, we can help you meet your goals.

On the Celtic blog, you can find information from staff, teachers and students about:

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