Talking About Music

Posted By ColumbiaWestCollege on 04-29-2015 Categories - Blog, Community, Tags - about, Columbia West College, Music, talking, talking about music,

L.A. Concerts and Festivals Vocabulary Americans use a lot of slang and specific vocabulary when talking about music. Here are some music terms to help you make plans to hear great music in L.A. Doors at 8 (or: doors open at 8) L.A. concerts and festivals get crowded. So, many people like to arrive early … Continued

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How To Get More Likes

Posted By ColumbiaWestCollege on 04-28-2015 Categories - Blog, Community, Tags - Columbia West College, how to get more likes, instagram, likes,

How To Get More Likes: Secrets to Smartphone Photography With summer coming, there will be many events and activities that you will want to photograph. An event is so much more memorable when you have awesome photos to share with friends. Cameras on smartphones take excellent photos, so you don’t need to buy an expensive … Continued

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L.A. Music Festivals

Posted By ColumbiaWestCollege on 04-27-2015 Categories - Blog, Community, Tags - Columbia West College, fyf, l.a. music festivals, music festivals,

It’s festival season! Let the music begin. Late spring and summer in L.A. is festival season. L.A. music festivals are some of the biggest and baddest in the country. People come from all over the world to attend L.A. music festivals. Kicking off with the big April festivals of Coachella and Stagecoach Festival, the music … Continued

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English As A Second Language Help For Students

Posted By ColumbiaWestCollege on 04-26-2015 Categories - Blog, Community, Tags - Columbia West College, english as a second language help for students, ESL, students,

Dear English as a Second Language Teacher: Everything you ever wanted to know about studying English in America but were afraid to ask. Dear English as a Second Language Teacher is an advice column for ESL students. Each week, the teacher offers advice for your biggest English as a second language learning challenges. Dear English … Continued

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The Natural Beauty of L.A.

Posted By ColumbiaWestCollege on 04-25-2015 Categories - Blog, Community, Tags - beauty, Columbia West College, Los Angeles, the natrual beauty of l.a.,

Los Angeles is Beautiful There is so much natural beauty in Los Angeles. It’s no wonder so many movies are filmed around the Los Angeles landscape. While studying English as a second language in Los Angeles, take time to appreciate the natural beauty of L.A. Here are some breath-taking photos to inspire you to get … Continued

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Destination Los Angeles: L.A.’s Best Hikes

Posted By ColumbiaWestCollege on 04-24-2015 Categories - Blog, Community, Tags - best hikes, Columbia West College, destination los angeles, la, Los Angeles,

L.A. Best Hikes Spring is a great time to enjoy the outdoors and get in shape. Hiking is a wonderful way to enjoy the outdoors, exercise, and get to know Los Angeles. While studying English as second language, these are some of the L.A.’s best hikes for study breaks and to relax in nature: L.A.’s … Continued

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Choosing an English as a Second Language Program

Posted By ColumbiaWestCollege on 04-23-2015 Categories - Blog, Community, Tags - choose an english as a second language program, Columbia West College, English,

What to look for when choosing an English as a Second Language Program Choosing an English as a second language program is a process most students think about when deciding to learn English as a second language. For students, choosing to learn English as a second language is the first step in opening new doors … Continued

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Speak English Like a Natural

Posted By ColumbiaWestCollege on 04-22-2015 Categories - Blog, Community, Tags - Columbia West College, speak english like a natural,

Tips for Improving Your English Accent Improving your English accent is beneficial for several reasons. Speaking like a native allows you be better understood. Speaking with an English accent also allows you to speak more confidently and to feel welcome among native speakers. Improving your English accent and speaking like a native speaker is not … Continued

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Best Ways to Lose Weight

Posted By ColumbiaWestCollege on 04-21-2015 Categories - Blog, Community, Tags - best ways, best ways to lose weight, Columbia West College, diets, lose weight,

Environmentally-friendly Diets Warmer weather and longer days make spring a great time to get in shape and lose weight. There are many diets available for losing weight. In celebration of spring and Earth Day, here are some diets that are the best ways to lose weight and are environmentally-friendly. Best Ways to Lose Weight: Go … Continued

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Earth Day 2015

Posted By ColumbiaWestCollege on 04-20-2015 Categories - Blog, Community, Tags - 2015, celebrate, Columbia West College, day, earth, earth day, nature,

Celebrate Earth Day Earth Day (April 22) is a day for celebrating the Earth and nature. Concerns about the environment motivated the creation of this holiday. Earth Day founders were concerned about human health and the impact of industrial development and war on the natural environment. Earth Day is an effort to educate people on … Continued

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