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Welcome to our blog. We are happy to share our knowledge about the world of education and translation as well as some quirky facts and helpful revision tips too. Please feel free to let us know if there is any particular topic you are interested in or you have any questions.

From FT columnist to Now Teach trainee

From FT columnist to Now Teach trainee

In July 2017, shortly after my 58th birthday, I am going leave the world’s nicest job to train as a maths teacher in an inner-London school. For 31 years, I have worked at the Financial Times, as a reporter and a columnist. I have autonomy, great colleagues, and the...

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Bonfire Night: What is the story behind it?

Bonfire Night: What is the story behind it?

On 5 November, people across the UK celebrate Bonfire Night with fireworks, bonfires, sparklers and toffee apples. Some might have small fireworks parties in their back gardens, while towns and villages may put on organised displays in public parks. The reason we do...

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Autumn is turning slowly into winter. British villages, towns and cities are being decorated with lights and pine trees, in some places Nativity Scenes are being arranged, and a lot of houses are already glowing with lights and Christmas baubles. ‘Jingle bells, jingle...

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Halloween in the UK: Yes or No to Spooky Celebrations

Halloween in the UK: Yes or No to Spooky Celebrations

Little by little, autumn is claiming its place: there are more and more of these gloomy days and dark evenings, with cold rains and ghastly winds. With the summer holidays finished, there seems to be nothing to look forward to until Christmas, which is still long way...

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About MariAl Associates

MariAl Associates are experts in education and translation.

For Young Learners: we provide a bespoke service in tutoring, mentoring and advice on general education, higher education and career choices.

For Adults: we help with skills tutoring, work placements and career advice.

For Families: we work closely with our partners to deliver the best relocation packages.

For Everyone: our certified linguists offer translation and interpreting services for individuals and businesses.

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