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Conversation Tourism

You’ve heard of eco-tourism. What about talking-tourism or conversation-tourism? The best way to learn a language is by immersing yourself in experiences that get you conversing with native speakers, so why not talk about the things that interest you most? In our premium English immersion courses, you go on daily excursions with a teacher by […]... read more

5 Tips for Making New Vocabulary Stick

When you take an English immersion course, you have a great opportunity to expand your vocabulary in English. But how do you make the new words stick in your long-term memory, so that you remember them not just tomorrow, but next week, next month, next year? Here are 5 tips for making new words part of […]... read more

New English Immersion Courses Begin March 14

Register now for an English immersion course in Camden, Maine, USA – new intensive courses begin every Monday from mid-March through November. Take advantage of a personalized learning program that helps you improve the English skills most important to you!... read more

English Immersion: Perspective France

“Acadia is the right place for successful immersion, and Camden a nice and friendly place to visit. That’s why I went there four times!” Jean-Marc, a small business owner in organic products, talks about his Acadia Center experience from his home office in Paris, France.... read more

Like vs. As: How to Choose Correctly

Like or as? For English language learners, this is one of the trickier questions. To choose the correct form, ask yourself: Is it followed by a verb?  If the answer is yes, use as. Examples: As I mentioned previously, the meeting will begin at 9 am. It sounded as though she would be late. In each […]... read more