E-Women Sustainable Digital Empowerment Program

Turn your passion into a successful business. This program will educate and train the women to be self-sufficient and to be able to compete better in their profession. This program will also work with Telehealth and bridges the gap to mental and physical health to ensure that women stay healthy and progress to acquire moreContinue reading “E-Women Sustainable Digital Empowerment Program”

Humanitarian Awards Global

Most Distinguished Change Makers / Women in Africa 2020-2021 ”And yet.. another honour and lime light in recognition of the impacts of the selfless team of English Develoment Centre – Praia and the Federation of International Gender and Human Rights in Cabo Verde. The co-founder and the Executive Director of English Development Centre – Praia,Continue reading “Humanitarian Awards Global”

Seasons Greetings

Wishing you all our esteemed clients, our beloved students, collaborators, partners and the general public happy holidays. We are expressing our sincere gratitude to you for your confidence and collaboration. Merry Christmas and a prosperous New Year 2022. Desejamos a vocês  um Natal muito especial e um próspero ano novo de 2022. Gostaríamos de agradecer sinceramenteContinue reading “Seasons Greetings”

Cambridge English Test @EDC

English Development Centre conducted one of the Cambridge tests today 4th December 2021 at the EDC premises in Praia Cabo Verde.. A number of candidates registered and logged into Cambridge English Test Portal and had the avenue of writing the first Cambridge test in Cabo Verde. Interested candidates and institutions in Cabo Verde can assessContinue reading “Cambridge English Test @EDC”

EDC Global Youth Ambassador

Meet Namara Lwansa, the Global Youth Ambassador of English Development Centre. Namara Lwansa, a student from Tanzania is a writer, a speaker and a poet. Her work has been published on several platforms and she has spoken in several development summits.Namara’s interests revolve around the concept of advocacy,inspiration and empowerment. She is mostly interested inContinue reading “EDC Global Youth Ambassador”

Extraordinary General Meeting

English Development Centre held an Extraordinary General meeting on 24th of October at 16:00GMT. Seven board members were in attendance and unanimously endorsed the agenda that will set the cause of action for 2022. The meeting was presided by the Board Chairman, Prince Olugbenga Adeyinka Adewoyin. In attendance were the executive director Dr. Olawunmi PrincessContinue reading “Extraordinary General Meeting”

Hearty Congratulations

The Board and Management of English Development Centre EDC Praia heartily rejoice with President José Maria Neves and congratulate the people of Cape Verde on the victory of Dr. José Maria Neves in the absolutely free and fair October 17, 2021 Presidential Election in The Sovereign Republic of Cape Verde. LONG LIVE CABO VERDE LONGContinue reading “Hearty Congratulations”

The Adjectives

Mastering English language involves learning and adapting to the rules and the culture of the language. Mastering the formal and the correct use of the language distinguishes speakers in professional environments.

Confusion in the use of fell and felt

Fell is the past tense of fall while felt is the past tense of feel. Examples: Paul has broken his leg, he felt from a tree. This statement is wrong. The correct statement is; Paul has broken his leg, he fell from a tree. Yesterday I fell the pain after the surgery. The correct statementContinue reading “Confusion in the use of fell and felt”