🎓🎓Graduation- Today we have to say goodbye to our beautiful students. It was so wonderful to have you all here at Lexis English. We hope you enjoyed studying with us.
Remember that you are always welcome here at Lexis Brisbane because we are #LexisFamily 🎓 💖
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Friday, 31st August – If you like your comedy free, funny and full of surprises look no further than Knockoff on this Friday in Brisbane’s Powerhouse. Comedy is very good for your English skills as well 😁😁😁.
Saturday, 1st September – Head to GOMA for a free guided tour about their Indigenous Australian Art Collection. Starts at 11 am.
Sunday, 2nd September – Valley Fiest a is Brisbane’s biggest street party. Live music, theatre and arts are going to be presented from 29 August – 2 September. The 2018 program includes music, performance, food, workshops and visual arts across three laneways and more than 40 venues.
Enjoy your weekend and see you all on Monday!
Backpackers World Travel presents:
SPECIAL – The Whales are leaving.. $69 (usually $ 99) Saturday 1 st of September
2.5-3hr Whale Watching Cruise from Gold Coast. No transport from Brisbane included.
Full commentary from experienced Marine Naturalists.
Moreton Island Day pass – $99 Sunday 2 nd of September
INCLUDES: Return ferry from Brisbane. Use of the Resort facilities. 1hr of Single Kayak Hire or 1hr of Stand-Up Paddle Board Hire. 1hr of Snorkel Gear Hire
With its tranquil, clear blue waters Moreton Island is a must!
FOR MORE INFO VISIT:
Backpackers World Travel
5/131 Elizabeth St · (07) 3211 8900
Singular nouns used as plural
This is confusing in English and can cause some problems for students.
Some singular nouns
can be used with either a or singular verb. The commonest of these are the plural which represent a collection of people or things. collective nouns
Such as :
So for example both of these sentences : are correct
The government . doing a good job is
The government doing a good job. are
: EXCEPTION and police : both of them must people verb: always be used with a plural
The police a good job.= do CORRECT
Check out positions we found for you:
is looking for Merlo Coffee a Kitchen Attendant/Foodie.
You should have:
A genuine love for food and pride in presentation;
Minimum 1 year experience in a similar role (we don’t expect you to be a master chef, but food and safety knowledge is a bonus);
Strong professional and personal presentation;
Initiative and ability to work autonomously.
Housekeeping Attendant – Pullman & ibis Brisbane Airport
To be successful you will need:
A good eye for detail and previous experience in cleaning, customer service or hospitality.
Effective time management.
Exemplary problem solving skills with the desire to exceed guest expectations.
Initiative to ensure that interactions with our customers are positive and efficient.
Ability to work autonomously as well as within a team environment.
Outstanding communication and interpersonal skills.
A high standard of grooming and presentation.
Flexibility to work a 7 day week rotating roster including days, nights, weekends and public holidays.
Casual Barista in Fortitude Valley To be considered for this role you should:
Be available at both days at weekends
Have at least 2 years of experience as a Barista
Have Australian work rights
To apply click
Big welcome to our new students who joined #LexisFamily today!
Say “Hello” to Hyekyoung from Korea, Wilson and Sebastian from Colombia, Dayana and Adriano from Brazil, Jaspreet Kaur from India, Dario from Argentina and Ana from Tonga.
Enjoy our beautiful Brisbane spring and our amazing Brisbane school 🤗🤗🤗.
Come and join in – activities this week are….
Monday, 27th August @ 2:00 pm (Room 2), 4:30 pm (Room 3)| Grammar Workshop| Describing things
Tuesday, 28th August @ 2:00 pm (Room 2), 4:30 pm (Room 3) | Job Workshop | Resumes / Cover Letters / Interviews
Wednesday 29th August @ 2:00 pm , 4:30 pm (meet at the Reception)| Cafe Conversation Club – please, sign up for this activity at the reception
Thursday, 30th August @ 2:00 pm (Room 2), 4:30 pm (Room 3)| Writing Workshop| Essays
Friday, 31st August @ 2:00 pm | City Cat Trip to UQ – please, sign up for this activity at the reception
Enjoy your week! 🙂