English classes resume from October 2017. There are a few seats available. If you are a past student, please confirm your booking and timings as soon as possible. This language school encourages its pupils to read. English is a language to be savored and one of the best ways to do so, is to read, … More Classes for 2017 !!!
On 12 December, using lights, sound and the goodwill of a good many people, the students of the English With Harvey Language School staged a short play using music and movement. I am particularly proud of the young students, who have grown in confidence, responsibility and showcased their talents admirably onstage. Over the last two … More Watch ‘The Biggest & Hungriest Monster!’
Students of the English With Harvey Language School will present a short play “The Biggest and Hungriest Monster You’ve Ever Seen!” on Saturday, 12th December at the Casino in Llanes at 7.30 p.m. This musical play circles around a group of little monsters, each of whom thinks he/she is the biggest and hungriest monster on … More Musical play in December
Here is a brief look at what are now considered the best and the not-so-great ways of attaining fluency in English … More The Best Way to Learn English
ONE FOR ALL, ALL FOR ONE! After eleven years of teaching English (eight in England, three in Spain), I am convinced that one cannot ignore drama as an effective teaching tool. Young learners and adults stand to benefit considerably when they dare to use English boldly beyond classroom walls. For a teacher, this can … More Teaching English Through Drama to Spanish kids
Man’s inability to communicate is a result of his failure to listen effectively. Carl Rogers Would you like to improve your speaking skills? First, give special attention to developing your listening skills, especially as listening is so ubiquitous in the language acquisition process. Easier said than done; listening can be quite a complex activity. … More The importance of Listening for Spanish students
Reading has priceless benefits: it develops your verbal abilities, improves your focus and concentration, develops your imagination, makes you smarter, reduces stress, improves your memory, helps you discover and create yourself, AND is entertaining. We encourage our students to read as much as possible, and have invested in a modest library. There are books, comics … More Why Read?
Here is a list of words that Spanish students find difficult to pronounce. The words have been broadly grouped into various levels; however, do not be surprised to find tricky words in any group! This page is being updated so please check this space again within a few days! Click here to listen to the … More Pronunciation errors by Spanish speakers