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Welcome to Intrepid English, Lida!

  Book a free trial lesson today and talk about your learning goals with an experienced native English teacher....

Since the Edinburgh Intrepid English Experience was launched last month, we’ve been inundated with questions, comments and excitement from...

The Itinerary

Since the Edinburgh Intrepid English Experience was launched last month, we’ve been inundated with questions, comments and excitement from...

Here at Intrepid English, we never forget how lucky we are to call Edinburgh 'home'. There's a wealth of...

Top 5 Reasons to Visit Edinburgh

Here at Intrepid English, we never forget how lucky we are to call Edinburgh 'home'. There's a wealth of...

As the newest addition to Intrepid English, I asked the lovely Gemma to tell us a little bit about...

Welcome to Intrepid English, Gemma!

As the newest addition to Intrepid English, I asked the lovely Gemma to tell us a little bit about...

Learning English used to mean sitting in a classroom at the same time every week, feeling a little self-conscious and...

Why should I try learning English online?

Learning English used to mean sitting in a classroom at the same time every week, feeling a little self-conscious and...

Some sections of the EIKEN tests have changed this summer. Starting from the first administration of the 2016 EIKEN...

Changes to EIKEN Tests – Summer 2016

Some sections of the EIKEN tests have changed this summer. Starting from the first administration of the 2016 EIKEN...

Adjectives usually appear before the noun or pronoun that they are modifying. When this is the case there is...

Adjectives: Word order

Adjectives usually appear before the noun or pronoun that they are modifying. When this is the case there is...

  English learners are often required to pass standardised exams in order to be accepted onto a university course...

Should I take the IELTS or the TOEIC exam?

  English learners are often required to pass standardised exams in order to be accepted onto a university course...

One of the reasons that commas are confusing for English learners is that there are four different types of...

Commas

One of the reasons that commas are confusing for English learners is that there are four different types of...

  Compound adjectives are composed of more than one word. They have the same role in a sentence as one-word...

Compound Adjectives

  Compound adjectives are composed of more than one word. They have the same role in a sentence as one-word...

A question I am asked often is “When should I use a capital letter in English?” Well, it’s not...

Capitalisation

A question I am asked often is “When should I use a capital letter in English?” Well, it’s not...

I have been asked many times about the difference between adjectives ending in -ed and -ing. Many students find these...

Adjectives ending in -ed and -ing

I have been asked many times about the difference between adjectives ending in -ed and -ing. Many students find these...

I received the following question from an intrepid English student this week: “What are relative clauses, when do I use...

Relative clauses

I received the following question from an intrepid English student this week: “What are relative clauses, when do I use...

Hello and welcome to the new Intrepid English website. What do you think of it? I’d love to hear...

Welcome to The New Website

Hello and welcome to the new Intrepid English website. What do you think of it? I’d love to hear...