In partnership with the Chilean government, Bridge English in Denver recently hosted two young students from Southern Chile, Bastián and Alonso. These students were sponsored by Chile to take part in a three-week General English program at Bridge, during which they improved their language skills and learned about U.S. culture.
BridgeEnglish students come from all over the world to immerse themselves in the language and culture of the United States. Su Jin Lee, from South Korea, is currently a student at our downtown Denver center, where she has been taking our General English program since last August.
Do you want to sound more like a Denver native when you study English in the U.S. with Bridge? Laura McGinley, English teacher at our downtown Denver language center, is here to school you in Denver slang terms and vocabulary so you can sound like a “Mile High City” local in no time!
Taking a high-stakes language exam would make anyone nervous, but there are plenty of ways to increase your confidence and make your test-day go as smoothly as possible. This article will introduce you to the basic format of the exam and provide you with some tips as you prepare for the exam.
Do you have plans for New Year’s Eve here in the U.S.? Then you’ll want to review this vocab list to learn the common terminology that goes with the many NYE traditions. We’ll help you get prepared for everything from watching the ball drop to making a toast at midnight.
You know you want to study English in the U.S., but should you take group or private classes? One offers lots of interaction with other students, potentially from around the world, but the other offers the chance for very tailored study and accelerated language learning. Here’s what to consider when choosing whether group or private English classes are right for you.
As the leaves on trees start to change and the air becomes crisper this time of year, Bridge students at our downtown Denver center have a whole new list of cool-weather activities to experience. Check out the different ways to enjoy the fall and winter seasons in Denver when English class is over.
By BridgeEnglish teacher, Mike Burke One of the most difficult, but unfortunately most important, aspects of learning English is its famous phrasal verbs. They are everywhere! Unfortunately you cannot escape them, and to progress to an advanced level in English, you must learn them proficiently. So first, a quick refresher: what is a phrasal verb? […]
Tereza Lewis, English teacher at Bridge in Denver, has a unique background. Originally from Europe, she became an English teacher in her home country before coming to the U.S. to continue her career. We spoke to her to learn about her path to teaching, her passion for politics, and, of course, her best tips for learning English.
There is always something fun to do in Denver, and at BridgeEnglish we help our students take advantage of everything the city has to offer. Here’s a sampling of activities students can sign up for this summer at Bridge to practice their English outside of class, make new friends, and get to know the beautiful […]