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Homestay Victoria: The perks of hosting students with Global Village

Discover the benefits of hosting students with GV English Homestay Victoria. Enhance cultural exchange and create lifelong memories!

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The Ultimate Guide to Learning English Language skills for Beginners

To learn English, you must first know the best strategies – and this blog has them! Discover winning English strategies with Global Village.

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Pathway to an amazing University: Royal Roads

Ready to begin your Pathway to University at Royal Roads? GV English’s Pathway program is a seamless transition to higher education.

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IELTS Test in Canada and how to prepare: tips and tricks

Taking the IELTS test in Canada? The Global Village IELTS guide offers valuable insights and strategies to help you succeed on exam day.

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Test Preparation and how to get a good score on the IELTS test

Want to know how to get a good score on the IELTS test? Read more to find out how Test Preparation lessons at Global Village English can help!

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13 tips for speaking like someone from Victoria

Let’s look at some common expressions you’ll hear while living in Victoria. These tips will help you sound like a local in no time!

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10 sports you can try on Vancouver Island

What are 10 sports you can try on Vancouver Island while studying English in Canada? Find out in our blog!

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What are people from Calgary like?

Here’s an inside look from a Montrealer (turned Calgarian) living in Calgary on what makes Calgarians Calgarians!

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Life in Canada: a guide to understanding local customs

Every country has its own set of unspoken rules and customs. This guide will lead you to understand local customs and life Canada!

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💻 Exciting news here at GV - Introducing our Online Pathway package 👩‍🎓 We're proud to partner with Camosun College, NAIT, and SAIT to deliver this unique opportunity.

👉 The GV Online Pathway package is designed for working adults who want to start working on their higher education experience while still in their home country – but are excited about being in Canada at the end of their language studies!

Study at your convenience during evenings and weekends, then wrap up with a special one-month capstone educational experience in Canada!

⌛ Our inaugural cohort begins on July 14, 2024, with limited spots available.
Classes will be held Sunday to Thursday over a 16-week period. Then take a week off, and finish your studies in-person in your choice of Victoria or Calgary!

✅ To join, you'll need an upper intermediate level of English, which we'll assess upon enrollment.

🤩 Don't miss out on this chance to enhance your skills and enjoy an excellent life experience here in Canada.

📧  DM us for more info, or email

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🎓 Have you met our newest graduate, Dandan? 🐶

Dandan is another of our recent graduates at GV Victoria. His teachers said he was a good boy, but he didn’t speak too much. He was a very good listener and a very popular student! 

😅 Thanks for not peeing on our freshly cleaned floors, Dandan! 

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Join us this week for fun, socializing, and games!
🏀BASKETBALL/ Thursday April 11th/ 3:45PM / FREE
🎨STREET ART TOUR/ Friday April 12th/ 1:15PM / FREE