AMIDEAST
AMIDEAST
06/26/2017 at 10:00. Facebook
Small talk is a great way to build your confidence while learning #English! Striking up a short conversation with someone new every day is easy and can help you memorize and reinforce key words and phrases. You don’t need a huge vocabulary and you might make a friend too!
Small talk is a great way to build your confidence while learning

How to start a conversation in English

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Dania Ali
AMIDEAST
AMIDEAST
06/25/2017 at 10:00. Facebook
From all of us at AMIDEAST, have a happy and blessed Eid al-Fitr!
From all of us at AMIDEAST have a happy and blessed Eid alFitr
Ahmad Latif
Magdi Shadad
عمرمحمد باهيج العمودي
AMIDEAST
AMIDEAST
06/24/2017 at 10:00. Facebook
As many are getting ready to celebrate #Eid with feasts, friends, and family, here’s a look at how one U.S. community has been coming together through food! The Syrian Supper Club of South Florida is a unique collaboration between #Syrian refugee women, local Miami families, and the Muslim Women’s Organization of South Florida, which organizes the dinners. The Supper Club was created to help ...
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Syrian refugees will cook for you and tell their stories at a monthly supper club

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AMIDEAST
AMIDEAST
06/23/2017 at 13:25. Facebook
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TUNISIA — Register now for the July intensive English language session at AMIDEAST Tunisia! Classes begin Monday, July 3, so make sure to sign up soon! [ Ow.ly Link ]

MOROCCO — Amideast Morocco is offering intensive English summer courses for adults! Register for session two and see the full schedule for Rabat...
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AMIDEAST
AMIDEAST
06/22/2017 at 10:00. Facebook
Listening to news broadcasts or internet radio programs can be a fantastic way to improve your #English listening comprehension and help you study for the listening portion of standardized exams like the TOEIC or TOEFL. Pick a program and spend 5-10 minutes a day listening—you might be surprised how quickly your understanding improves!
Listening to news broadcasts or internet radio programs can be a fantastic

5 Tips for Learning a Language By Using Online Radio

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Nou Mouhamed
AMIDEAST
AMIDEAST
06/21/2017 at 10:00. Facebook
You might be surprised at how many words in #English were created by famous authors like Dr. Seuss or J.R.R. Tolkien! Learning the origins of words can make them easier to remember—the stranger the origin story the better!
You might be surprised at how many words in English were created

5 Words You Wouldn’t Guess Authors Made Up

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AMIDEAST
AMIDEAST
06/19/2017. Facebook
Many native #English speakers grow up reading short stories by ancient Greek writer Aesop, known as “Aesop’s fables.” These simple stories are usually short and share a similar pattern—this makes them ideal for language learning! Check out this free resource for many of the most popular fables. Each story is presented both in writing and as a podcast, so you can listen while you read!

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AMIDEAST
AMIDEAST
06/18/2017. Facebook
When it comes to teaching your children #English, the earlier you start the better! The key is to motivate young children by making learning fun—for example, using songs, games, or cooking to help them learn new vocabulary. Many of our #AMIDEAST locations have summer English courses for kids, so visit your local office for information on programs for young learners!
When it comes to teaching your children English the earlier you start

Why – and How – to Teach Your Kids English Now!

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AMIDEAST
06/17/2017. Facebook
Three young #artists from Saudi Arabia recently completed the Majlis Studio Residency program in New York City, a new initiative that promotes cultural #exchange by giving artists the space to create and share their work in a new environment. The three artists, whose styles range from photography to oil painting to “calligraffiti”—a combination of Arabic calligraphy and graffiti—explored new...
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Three young artists from Saudi Arabia recently completed the Majlis Studio Residency

Saudi artists reflect on sojourn to New York City for a groundbreaking residency

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AMIDEAST
AMIDEAST
06/16/2017. Facebook
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YEMEN — Join AMIDEAST Yemen on Sunday, June 18, for a free advising session on studying in the United States. An EducationUSA advisor will give a presentation on how to finance your education. See our Facebook page for details: [ Ow.ly Link ].

TUNISIA — The U.S. Embassy in Tunisia is providing scholarships for...
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Mc BriBri
عبد الرحيم الإسماعيلي
AMIDEAST
AMIDEAST
06/15/2017. Facebook
To understand the American education system, you may need to learn a whole new set of #English vocabulary words! If you’re not sure about the difference between a college and a university or find yourself wondering what a “provost” is, start by checking out this glossary of confusing words related to #US higher education. Still have questions or want assistance applying to schools in the US?...
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To understand the American education system you may need to learn a

Glossary of Confusing Words – Student Union

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AMIDEAST
AMIDEAST
06/14/2017. Facebook
Using "spaced practice"—reviewing material gradually time, rather than "cramming" right before an exam—is the best way to build long-term memory. This article shows how flashcards, specifically, are a great tool for spaced practice and will help you remember vocabulary words long after the exam is finished!
Using spaced practicereviewing material gradually time rather than cramming righ

Flashcards Proven Method to Improve Your English – Student Union

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Abdul Aziz O. Ayo
Brahim Sabai
Yasser Qaos
AMIDEAST
AMIDEAST
06/12/2017. Facebook
Many people find it difficult to write about themselves, but when it comes to college application essays, it’s essential to showcase your unique passions and achievements. Finding your “X factor" can help you stand out from other applicants, so don’t be afraid to show it in your writing!
Many people find it difficult to write about themselves but when it

Finding Your

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AMIDEAST
AMIDEAST
06/11/2017. Facebook
Summer’s here but that doesn’t mean studying is over! Watching video lessons like this one is a great way to keep practicing English and can help you focus on specific skills like pronunciation. This lesson includes some great tips for how you can sound more like a native English speaker!
Summers here but that doesnt mean studying is over Watching video lessons

How to Improve Spoken American English - Sound like a Native Speaker

How to Improve English and American English Pronunciation: this video outlines two different exercises (Ben Franklin Exercise and Imitation Exercise) you can...

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Jawad Germai
Mohamed Khayrat
AMIDEAST
AMIDEAST
06/10/2017. Facebook
We have another update on the Microsoft Imagine Cup! The regional finals were recently hosted in #Lebanon at the American University of Beirut (AUB). 14 teams from the Middle East and Africa competed, with 6 winners from #Jordan, #Lebanon, #UAE, #Oman, #Morocco, and #Qatar progressing to the All World Finals in Seattle, Washington!

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We have another update on the Microsoft Imagine Cup The regional finals

Beirut hosts Microsoft’s Imagine Cup Middle East and Africa regional finals

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Hager Ahmed Alrefaey
Alkiram Hassouneh
Reham Ali
AMIDEAST
AMIDEAST
06/09/2017. Facebook
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EGYPT — Only a few days remain to apply for a fully-funded master’s degree at one of the top universities in the U.S.! The Onsi Sawiris Scholarship Program provides full scholarships to Egyptian nationals seeking a master’s degree in business administration or construction management at select U.S. schools....
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Eman Muhammed
Camelia Benariba
Rouai Hachani
AMIDEAST
AMIDEAST
06/08/2017. Facebook
The expectations for #US college writing assignments are high and present a challenge for many students. For international students, language and culture barriers can pose additional problems. If you want to study in the United States, check out this guide to help you understand some of the difficult aspects of #college writing such as citations, use of critical thinking skills, and the need...
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The expectations for US college writing assignments are high and present a

The International Student’s Guide to College Writing Assignments

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AMIDEAST
AMIDEAST
06/07/2017. Facebook
In #business, as in life, a little thanks goes a long way! Check out this article for a helpful list of different ways to express gratitude that can make your #English writing more professional and versatile!
In business as in life a little thanks goes a long way

Top ways to say "thank you" in an English email

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Ahmed Ezy Al-areqi
AMIDEAST
AMIDEAST
06/05/2017. Facebook
Familiarize yourself with both academic and conversational English to prepare for the TOEFL speaking section. Watching English-language movies, television shows, or reading magazines can help you learn how to use idioms and to think quickly in the moment. When you’re ready for the exam, contact the nearest AMIDEAST office to find out our testing schedule!
Familiarize yourself with both academic and conversational English to prepare for the

How to Prepare for the TOEFL Speaking Section

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Hager Ahmed Alrefaey
Amani Hussien
Fahmi Abdouu
AMIDEAST
AMIDEAST
06/04/2017. Facebook
When you’re learning English, making mistakes can be frustrating—but they can also be a sign that your proficiency is improving! Try learning from them by keeping a notebook of “favorite mistakes” to review wherever you go. Read the article to learn more ways you can fit language learning into your busy schedule. And don’t forget, AMIDEAST offers a wide variety of English classes that can help...
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Take Your Business English Training to the Next Level: 5 Tips for Busy Learners | FluentU Business English Blog

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