4 tips on how to improve communication at work

How often do feel like your colleagues don’t quite understand what you want to say or write? Maybe your body language is misunderstood by others or your intonation upsets your co-workers. Dubai is a wonderful place to work with many opportunities across all sectors. No one wants to admit they lack of communication skills; however, […]

Free Arabic Demo lesson

Do you want to learn Arabic? Do you want to discover more about the local culture of the United Arab Emirates? A great way to do that is by learning the language. So to help you decide if it is a good idea or not, we are organising a FREE demo lesson on Saturday 21st […]

Speak English Institute’s one year anniversary

On Saturday 7th March, celebrate Speak English Institute’s one year anniversary with us!  On the day, get great discounts and the chance to win free English courses! Well what can we say! Speak English Institute is one year old in a few weeks and that it is all thanks to the wonderful students we have […]

I wonder? Why do we learn Arabic?

Here are some of the major reasons for learning Arabic. 1- Arabic is the 5th most commonly spoken native language in the world. It is a language that is spoken natively in more than 22 countries. These countries make the Arab World. You can travel in all these countries and use Standard Arabic and will […]

How important is English at work?

Yes, yes! We all know that Dubai has won the Expo 20202. Who doesn’t know to be honest? We hear about it every time we turn the radio on and each time we stare at a magazine. It even seems like most email signatures has a 2020 logo in it. But what does it really […]

World Book Day

Today is the national day of Catalonia, where they celebrate by giving books and flowers. Alba gave us a single red rose and bought her first book in English- Jane Austen’s Persuasion, a fine choice.  It’s also World Book Day, Shakespeare’s birthday and St George’s Day!  The perfect day to start our book club- starts […]

Visit to Baginskaya Gallery

Speak English visited Baginskaya Gallery in JLT today with some of our English students. The gallery owner, Katerina Baginskaya very generously opened her gallery for Speak English students for a tour of her exhibitions and a special talk on Surrealism. In the 2 hours we had we were barely able to scrape the surface- going […]

Speak’s Launch Night

If you missed out on the Speak English Institute launch night on 12th March in Jumeirah Lakes Towers  here’s a little catch up on what happened. It was a great night with over 70 visitors! We had a mini-cinema playing classic film clips, a games room and a fun photo booth. Not to mention plenty […]

Why study business English in Dubai?

Nowadays, most people realise that they need to know some English if they want to be ahead professionally or maybe just for traveling. Whatever the reason is, being able to speak English is an important skill that most people need, especially in Dubai.  When studying business English, students will cover topics related to work and […]

How to improve your English in Dubai

A lot of our students ask us how they can improve their English outside of the classroom. This is a good question as we strongly believe that learners will only truly improve their English by communicating outside of class. Of course, classrooms and teachers  help you improve. However, the teacher is only there to guide […]

Learning English in Dubai

Most people arriving in Dubai, whether for work or a long holiday, feel the need to improve their English. Even though Dubai is an Arabic speaking country, the language spoken by most people is English. Professionals and holiday makers therefore often look for a place where they can learn or improve their English. There are […]

A new English School in Dubai

Dear English Learners, Welcome to Speak, the only language school in Dubai that specialises in teaching only English. We are a group of young, energetic and experienced English teachers who want to offer the best teaching possible to all learners in Dubai. We are different compared to other English Institutes in Dubai because we offer […]