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Benefits Of Taking An IELTS Practice Test

Posted 01/09/2022
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Benefits Of Taking An IELTS Practice Test Welcome back to the International House Belfast blog! This week, we will look at the IELTS or International English Language Testing System and the benefits of taking practice tests for it. What Is IELTS? IELTS stands for International English Language Testing System. The most popular English language test,

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Six Incredible Festivals In Ireland

Posted 19/07/2022
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Ireland is a bustling hotpot of culture, music and a range of festivals throughout the year, particularly during the summer months.  If you’re planning a trip to Ireland, we’d recommend booking festivals and concerts in advance to avoid disappointment and ensure you get a spot at the event or festival of your choice.  Here are

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How to Choose a Business English Course for your Industry

How to Choose a Business English Course for your Industry

Posted 31/05/2022
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Choosing the correct course for you is an important decision to make as this decision impacts your career path and the prospects that come with it. It can also be quite an overwhelming choice to make due to the wide variety of courses available.  Because of this, it’s important to take into account all of

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TEFL Training for Experienced Teachers

Posted 30/03/2022
Amy

TEFL, which stands for ‘Teaching English as a Foreign Language’, is a career move that many experienced teachers dream of making. Why? There are many reasons why teachers wish to take the plunge and teach English abroad. From living in a different country to adding a new dimension to your C.V. – the list is

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5 Most Beautiful Places in Ireland

Posted 25/02/2022
Amy

The island of Ireland is renowned for its rolling green landscapes, charming rural towns and historic city centres. It’s safe to say that it is one of the most stunning places you can visit as well as live and study in. But where exactly are the best places to go to make the most of

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Top Places to Experience Traditional Irish Culture

Posted 09/02/2022
Amy

Belfast is a popular place where many people come to immerse themselves in classic Irish culture. The city exudes a special sense of humour, creativity, tradition and warmth that is much-loved across the globe. Whether you’re simply visiting or staying for the long-term, you’ll instantly feel like you’re at a home away from home!  But

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Kenneth Brannagh’s Belfast

Posted 21/01/2022
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Belfast the Film  Belfast, the film premiered at Queens Film Theatre last night here in Belfast and some of our staff and students went after class to check it out. The film has been one of the most anticipated releases of the year and did not disappoint. It was a great opportunity to learn more

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Study CELTA at IH Belfast

Posted 21/01/2022
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Welcome to International House Belfast Perhaps you want to improve your English, or become an English teacher. Either way, you have come to the right place. We offer a range of courses for all needs. We offer general English classes (A1-C2), preparation for IELTS and Cambridge English exams (FCE, CAE and CPE) and intensive courses/

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Top Tips on How to Prepare for IELTS

Posted 29/11/2021
Amy

For any exam of any intensity – preparation is always the key to success. Often, the hardest part is finding techniques that best suit your learning style, so you can properly absorb the information you need to achieve a good score.  The best way to combat this is by taking top tips from education experts.

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Green Standards Schools

Posted 17/11/2021
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Green Standard Schools is a global, not-for-profit association of language schools that are seriously committed to protecting the environment. IH Belfast is proud to have co-founded an accreditation to encourage green language schools and to reduce the carbon output associated with international travelling. GSSs aim in a nutshell: To lessen the impact that language teaching

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