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New Courses! And other changes!

After a major consultative review last academic year, we have launched a suite of three new modern language pathways for 2018-19, General, Academic and Fast Track. The overall name of the three pathways is Languages for All. This completely replaces … Continue reading

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Open Day on Friday 14 September

#OxOpenDay The last Oxford University Open Day of the year 2018 is on Friday 14 September. We advice you strongly to plan your visit to Oxford. The university has provided help on their Open Day webpage We hope you will … Continue reading

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Farewell to OPAL

Bye bye OPAL. The OPAL programme for learning languages will cease to exist as such. It started in 2002 and grew into the wonderful progamme we know. And we feel sorry for the number of students and staff who feel … Continue reading

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Language exchange

Our Language Exchange programme is now completely online! Do join in for meeting a Language Exchange partner. You are then most welcome to use the Language Centre as your chatting ground! 🙂 You can start at any level, and can … Continue reading

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Modern Languages Debating – German, Week 6

As part of the Modern Languages debate series, the German debate will be held in the Austin Gill Room at Magdalen College on Thursday, 26th February. The debate will start at 6:00 p.m. with a judges’ meeting at 5:45. You … Continue reading

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Say I love you this Valentine’s Day… in 50 different languages!

We were recently contacted by Just the Flight who sent us this great infographic showing how to say ‘I love you’ in 50 languages, including sign language! Click the image below to enlarge: So whatever language you speak this Valentine’s … Continue reading

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Watching films and television series for language learning

I have read an interesting article in a blog today Are you Wasting your time watching foreign language movies? The key points were that yes, you can waste your time watching those films. Most importantly you must: watch films you … Continue reading

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