Category: Studying English in the Philippines

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How Learning English Can Help You Find Better Job Opportunities

English is the universal business language. Every day there are more than a million of transactions made in English all over the world.  Hence, learning English is crucial in business. Enrolling yourself in an English school in the Philippines is a start towards the right direction. The Philippines has plenty of multinational companies whose medium […]

New Year, New You!

Happy New Year from American English Makati! Are you ready to make 2016 THE BEST YEAR EVER?  Become a better version of yourself by signing up for any of the courses we have scheduled for the first month of the year! Here’s a sneak peak of what’s in store for you. Do you want to […]

Empowering individuals with the English language

English has been the universal language amongst all countries and has become the means of communication for cultures with different languages. Don’t speak good, speak well. Individuals, professionals, corporate practitioners — these are people engaged in different business activities and transactions. Even though they frequently meet people from other companies, speaking in English has always […]

K-12 and the Filipino Student

President Benigno S. Aquino III strongly believes that the twelve years of formal education Filipinos have been used to are still not enough, considering the growing rate of both local unemployment and underemployment. A lot of Pinoys who are more dependable on physical labor would rather go to first-world countries and get paid higher as a blue-collar employee, unlike in their home country wherein white collar jobs make more money.

Improving a Pinoy’s “Carabao English”

Despite recent reports that show Filipinos getting ahead in speaking English, there are still thousands who are struggling communicators. The basics considered by a native English speaker surprisingly remain as challenges to an average Pinoy, hence the birth of “carabao English”.