Monthly Archives: June 2015

10 things I have learnt about Berlin

It’s now coming up for three months since I moved to this captivating city, and considering I named my blog Berlingo to be able to write about both language (‘lingo’) things and about the city itself, I thought it was … Continue reading

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The power of the PLN…and how it can bring exciting opportunities!

I haven’t blogged in a while, because my new job at a big language school here in Berlin has been taking it out of me this week, as I also packed in two interviews, a visit from two friends and even … Continue reading

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What makes a good language school?

I have admittedly not been in this ELT game for very long, but since I passed my CELTA, I have now taught in two very different private language schools here in Berlin, as well as having attended a few in … Continue reading

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My first officially published blog post

Thanks to the very kind and incredibly multi-talented Alastair Horne at Cambridge University Press, with whom I attended (and tweeted!) many an academic publishing conference, I am very happy to introduce my first ever published blog post: bit.ly/racheldaw It’s a … Continue reading

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