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Learn English online – with the worlds English Experts

Join millions of learners worldwide and discover English learning online – whatever your age, ability or ambition.

Our highly qualified English teachers are by your side, introducing the right tools, providing advice and direction. We help students across the world to accomplish incredible achievements – they learn to become confident, grow proficiency in English speaking and gain digital literacy. They can continue to learn and achieve – to communicate and collaborate with friends and colleagues in an ever-connected world.

We have over 80 years of expertise in English language education – we reach over 80 million learners a year.

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