Funny Tik Tok Captions? Typos vs. Misspelling

With the exception of social media professionals and academic journalists, the majority of what is written by the general public on social media is not edited, supervised or checked to ensure that proper use of the English language is taken into consideration. That being said, the number of typos and mistakes might lead to undesireble reactions,… Read More

Tik Tok Trend is a Nightmare for Starbucks Baristas

What The Frapp?  Dripping in extra whipped cream, caramel syrup drizzle, pumps of cinnamon dulce and honey, five bananas and more — this sticky, tricky Starbucks order has social media percolating.  And the TikTok trend that inspired the messy mix is enough to make even the most seasoned barista need a post-shift drink.  Josie, a Starbucks… Read More

Improving your Listening Skills in English with Songs

Music is a great language package that bundles culture, vocabulary, listening, grammar and a host of other language skills in just a few rhymes. What you should pay attention to: Sounds English has special sounds that many other languages do not have. But more importantly, English has special sound combinations. The patterns of sounds in… Read More

Home office durante a pandemia deixa claro: falar e escrever bem em inglês cada vez mais necessário

Em uma época de exposição global e conectividade instantânea, erros na comunicação escrita podem causar um impacto extremamente negativo sobre a percepção dos consumidores de uma marca. Mensagens pouco claras e confusas sugerem baixa capacidade de comunicação e falta de atenção aos detalhes, reduzindo sua credibilidade e posicionamento no mercado. Embora não exista uma associação… Read More

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Conteúdo / Content

 Conteúdo é a nova moeda da globalização. A BIRD GEI | Consultoria e Gestão de Idiomas  é uma consultoria de gestão de programas de idiomas para empresas. Nosso objetivo é proporcionar ao RH e a todos os stakeholders soluções estratégicas e melhores práticas para que possam atingir resultados mais eficazes na capacitação em idiomas. Nosso blog… Read More

New species of flying penguins discovered in the Antartic

BBC announced that camera crews filming near the Antarctic for its natural history series Miracles of Evolution had captured footage of Adélie penguins flying to the air. See the amazing footage of these flying penguins on the link below in Youtube. Presenter Terry Jones explains that, instead of huddling together to endure the Antarctic winter,… Read More

Cursos de idioma online têm a mesma eficácia dos presenciais?

2020 trouxe profundas mudanças para o aprendizado de idiomas, especialmente no formato dos cursos que passaram de presencial para online, em decorrência da Covid 19. Mas afinal, quais resultados iremos colher? Os cursos de idioma online têm a mesma eficácia dos presenciais?  Essas tem sido as perguntas mais recorrentes entre alunos e pessoal de Rh.… Read More

Happy Saint Patrick’s Day! (Origin / Multi Billion $ Business)

Saint Patrick’s Day or the Feast of Saint Patrick (Irish: Lá Fhéile Pádraig, “the Day of the Festival of Patrick”) is a cultural and religious holiday celebrated on 17 March. It is named after Saint Patrick (c. AD 385–461), the most commonly recognized of the patron saints of Ireland. Saint Patrick’s Day was made an official feast day in the early seventeenth century and is observed by the Catholic Church,… Read More

Happy International Women’s Day: Funny Women Quotes

Ok girls, let’s face it, without you there would be nothing. Congrats on your day. A little humor now, since we have already posted our serious tribute. And no harm meant, we believe you’ll agree that some of these quotes are pretty good.  To generalize on women is dangerous. To specialize on them is infinitely… Read More