Once again Edinburgh is on an elite list of holiday destinations. Is it for its beautiful architecture, its vibrant city life or its friendly people? Well, no. Edinburgh it seems is on the map of the world’s 20 most mispronounced place names. How do you pronounce the name of Scotland’s wonderful capital city?
Common mispronunciations include the following:
Ed - in - berg
Ed - in - buh - row
Ed - im - borg
Eed - in - berg
So, why not come to and find out for yourself. Join one of ECS Scotland’s popular Explore Edinburgh summer courses and you might just learn how to pronounce the name of our city like a local.
Festival fever is hitting Edinburgh and now is definitely the time to think about brushing up your English language speaking skills. After a time spent in a small group interacting with others in English, there is time to interact with Edinburgh in festival mode: Edinburgh Festival City
New for this year is the fun ’Giraffe about town’ art trail. Hunt the hidden and not so hidden nooks and crannies of Edinburgh to find the 40 colourful, eight-feet tall, individually-designed giraffe sculptures.
ECS Scotland continues to support students from all over the world to communicate effectively in English whether for work, study, travel or simply for fun.
Academic English Courses in Edinburgh 15th August - 9th September 2022