“Learning English is Something that is within Reach for Anyone”

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Yanira is one of our most highly motivated students. Being passionate about English from her childhood, her motivation comes from curiosity of the English language itself, and that’s what brought her to our English classes. In her essay, she has also talked about how self-learning is important and has provided several tips for people who are motivated to learn English …

“She said you have a teacher who believes in you and that touched my heart.”

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Alexandra Trenfor says, “teachers are those who show you where to look, but don’t tell you what to see”. Teachers not only provide us knowledge and education, but also give us the passion to explore and encourage us to go through difficulties. LCNV is extremely thankful to our instructors – without whom, our impact and mission will be rendered impossible. …

“It is my dream to one day improve my English and to start writing blogs and short stories.”

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Happy first week of class! At the beginning of the new semester, we would like to share Smita’s writing about English and her academic experiences with you. In this story, she writes about how learning English reminds her of the old days when she conducted researches without internet, and tells us how important English is to open doors for communicating …

Kyoko’s Dedication

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Happy September! Hope that everyone had a great long-weekend. Registration for LCNV’s fall semester continues this week – we look forward to seeing you at one of our sign-up events! This week, we would like to share Kyoko’s story with you. Kyoko is a student with strong dedication and clear goals, and her diligence is rewarded with fruitful results. At …

“Thanks to LCNV for giving me such a good opportunity to study.”

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Happy back-to-school season! This week, LCNV started our registration process for fall classes. As we welcome new and familiar learners to our classes, we would like to share Jin Feng’s journey as an LCNV learner with you: I have been studying English for three years. Before learning English, I just spoke very common words. When I learned more English, I …