“The Language of Science”

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LCNV’s learners come from many different academic and professional backgrounds; they are architects and poets; salespeople and scientists. LCNV learner Akbal had a 30-year career in his home country, where he spoke Arabic. When he came to the United States, he knew he had to learn English to continue his professional and personal pursuits. Now, Akbal is learning English to …

Antonio’s Story

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English can help people achieve their dreams in the United States. LCNV learner Antonio is able to communicate better with his colleagues, speak with his neighbors, and help his daughter in school, all thanks to his decision and love of learning English. Read his story below, and don’t forget that February 9 is your last chance to sign up for …

“An International Language”

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Why learn English with LCNV? In the words of LCNV learner Fatima, English is “an international language”. There are still spaces left for LCNV’s upcoming English classes, be sure to visit lcnv.org/learn to find out where to sign up this week, or call 703-237-0866 for more information. “I learn English because it’s an international language and also we can use English and …

“I Must Learn English”

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How many times a day do you read in English without thinking about it? While you’re driving? When you write a check? When you order at a restaurant? For many of us, reading and using English is second nature, and is an essential part of navigating the day-to-day of the world around us. However, LCNV’s learners don’t take English for …

Class Sign-ups Start Tomorrow!

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Would you like to learn or improve your English in 2019? LCNV has beginning-level classes throughout Northern Virginia to help you! You can find LCNV’s spring class sign-up information at lcnv.org/learn. Do you know somebody who wants to learn English? Share this information with them, and call 703-237-0866 with any questions. You can sign-up for nearly any class at any  location. …