Good reasons to watch TV – part 1

Your mum, your boss and Jack Lang would perhaps not agree but watching foreign TV programmes can be good for you. You can improve your English in the comfort of your own home. Never before has French TV offered such a range of quality viewing in version originale, some repeated ad infinitum so you can […]

Help is at hand

Understanding English is essential for today’s biologist. As my undergraduate and postgraduate students reluctantly admit, if you choose a career in biology, you also choose English. Reading, writing, speaking, listening to and searching for information in English are as much a part of the working day for professional biologists as feeding your lab animals, grinding […]