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Essential viewing for anyone intending to sit the Cambridge C1 Advanced Speaking Exam. This course guides you through key areas you need to achieve a high score. You will focus on upgrading your vocabulary, managing the conversation, initiating discussion and the skill of working towards a negotiated decision. Each lesson is packed with practice activities designed to ensure that you are fully prepared to take the exam with confidence.
Do you work in the hospitality industry? Are you responsible for organising meetings and events? This course is specifically designed to provide you with the vocabulary and skills you need to communicate effectively in your industry. The lessons focus on areas such as corporate meetings, catering, banquets and weddings. Every example and practice activity gives you key language practice directly related to your area of work.
Are you preparing to take the Cambridge B1 Preliminary for Schools Exam? This course is specially designed to guide you through each part of the speaking exam, to help you understand what you are being assessed on and crucially, to enable you to achieve a high score. You will look at key skills required at this level, build your vocabulary and have plenty of practice of common questions.
If you are preparing to sit a written exam in English, then this course is for you. Packed with practical advice and providing you with plenty of opportunities to practise your written English, the course covers the key areas of writing – essay writing, letter writing, articles, reports and proposals. In addition, you will focus on the critical exam skills of planning, checking for errors and understanding marking schemes.
This business English course looks at major business areas in depth. You will work through topics such as Finance, Marketing and Human Resources, building your vocabulary and increasing your ability to discuss key issues associated with each department. The lessons equip you with the language and terminology you need to understand and communicate effectively. If you are looking for English training for organisations please click here.
Take your English to a highly competent level. Learn to master the language and communicate with fluency and sophistication. This exciting advanced level course is designed to elevate your English, pushing you out of your comfort zone to discover the finer nuances of the English language.
This course is designed to familiarise you with the different parts of the exam, what you are expected to do and what the examiners will be looking for. Each lesson covers a key skill that will increase your ability to perform well. The lessons also provide targeted practice of typical exam style questions.
Being able to accurately and effectively describe change is an important skill in areas such as Business English and Social English and especially for preparing for official exams. This course covers each area, looking at key vocabulary, reviewing grammar forms and building a range of verbs. By the end of the 5 lessons you will be able to interpret data and describe trends that are taking place where you live.
This course will help you to increase your ability to write in English an appropriate style and manner, for emailing, reports, taking minutes or writing instructions. You will focus on common errors, look at examples and become better equipped to identify and correct your mistakes, making you more independent and accurate in your writing.
This course is essential for anyone studying English. Packed with useful and realistic tips on how to maximise your vocabulary learning, these lessons will guide you through strategies and give you practical solutions to increase your ability to learn and retain new vocabulary. The result will make your study strategies more effective and make you a more efficient and successful learner.
This course focuses on key sounds in the English language and examines how to apply them when speaking. Each lesson concentrates on comparing and contrasting a pair of vowel sounds and a pair of consonant sounds. This targeted practice with repetition and exercises will enable you to become familiar with common sounds, avoid typical errors and feel more confident when speaking and spelling in English.
This course is designed for anyone working, or intending to work in the hospitality industry. Packed with key vocabulary, the lessons will also equip you with essential skills such as managing enquiries and dealing with problems. Upon completion, you will be better able to interact with guests in a professional, polite and helpful manner.
This course is intended for anyone already working or planning to work in the housekeeping department of hospitality. The lessons cover practical, everyday issues such as vocabulary for the hotel room, understanding requests and interacting with guests. You will also focus on the key grammar points of countable and uncountable nouns and the present perfect tense.
Whether you work in a kitchen, behind a bar or as a waiter or waitress, this is the course for you. Full of useful language from key vocabulary for food, coffee and cocktails to the essential skills of making recommendations and taking orders, these practical lessons guide you through the different areas of restaurants and bars. Completing this course will enable you to communicate in the workplace in a more effective and confident manner.
Do you work in the leisure industry? This practical course is intended to increase your ability to communicate confidently and effectively at work. You will cover areas such as describing facilities, conducting a gym tour, recommending massages and treatments, dealing with questions from the public as well as important health and safety issues. In addition, the lessons will build a solid grammatical awareness with all examples and practice opportunities related to your industry.
This course looks at all the issues involved in looking for a job in English. The beginning of the course concentrates on the documentation needed, including CVs, resumes and cover letters. The second half of the course is focussed on interview techniques, including difficult questions, competency based interviewing, and group interviews. At the end of this course you will be fully prepared to find a job in English.
This course will help you to communicate with native speakers in a natural way. Covering areas such as ordering in a restaurant, asking for information at a bus station and how to respond to common expressions, these lessons will equip you with the vocabulary you need to speak English in everyday situations.
Be entertained! Improve your English through watching, analysing and discussing films. In this course you will look at popular film genres, focus on a classic example in each one and in doing so, build your vocabulary. We will consider Comedy, Romance, Sci-fi, Horror, Action and Animation. Have fun finding out about the actors and actresses, focus on successful directors and learn interesting facts. Each genre contains a task for you to research, so you will put your English into practice!
Essential for anyone intending to take IELTS, this course looks at commonly occurring topics and practises typical exam style questions in parts 1,2 and 3.
Through analysis and practice, you will understand what the examiners are looking for and how to achieve a high score.
Building on the IELTS Speaking Course, this series of 10 lessons covers a further range of topics that are common in the exam. As well as practising exam style questions, each lesson focuses on a key area that will help you to improve your score. Essential for anyone intending to take IELTS.
This is a business course which focuses on the key skills and language you need to participate in meetings in English. Each lesson examines a different area, introducing and practising essential phrases, grammar points and techniques for you to feel confident in taking part, contributing and leading a meeting.
Phrasal verbs are widely used in the English language, they are therefore important to enhance the level of your spoken English. They are also very important for your listening skills. If you communicate with native speakers, it is highly likely that they will use phrasal verbs. This course covers common phrasal verbs which will help your comprehension.
This is a business course aimed at equipping you with the skills and language you need to present effectively in English. Covering technique as well as language, each lesson will guide you through the steps of creating a presentation that is both efficient and dynamic.
This is a practical course that covers all aspects of travel in the UK. Each lesson covers a key part of your trip, helping you to feel confident in using English. A special focus on key landmarks in London, British culture and etiquette as well as places worth visiting outside of the capital city, means that you will feel fully prepared to make the most of your trip to the UK.
Are you studying for Cambridge A2 Key for Schools? Do you need to be more confident with English tenses?
This short course covers key tenses you need at this level.
The lessons are fun, interactive and designed to give you lots of practice!
The A2 Key for Schools course is an engaging and fun way to practise the important vocabulary you need to pass the speaking exam. The lessons introduce you to key topics such as Food and Drink, Free Time and The Natural World. There are lots of interesting activities to do that will help you to become more confident in using English. Each lesson also includes exam skills and finishes with a top tip!
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