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General English A1 Elementary course

This General English course is for adults who want to improve speaking and listening mainly, but during the lesson you’ll also have a bit of grammar and writing practice.

During the course you’ll be improving you English skills so that you
  • can understand sentences and frequently used expressions related to areas of most immediate relevance (e.g. very basic personal and family information, shopping, local geography, employment).
  • can communicate in simple and routine tasks requiring a simple and direct exchange of information on familiar and routine matters.
  • can describe in simple terms aspects of his/her background, immediate environment and matters in areas of immediate need.
Things you’re going to learn:

Topics & Vocabulary

  • Hobbies & interests
  • Everyday objects
  • Brands
  • Personal characteristics
  • Money
  • Imagination
  • Shopping


  • Asking and answering questions
  • Present & past, simple & continuous
  • Gerunds after verbs of liking & disliking
  • Present & past simple passive
  • Present perfect simple
  • Past time words
  • Conditionals

Cultural content

  • Family life
  • Life stories
  • Interests & tastes
  • Childhood memories
  • School & education
  • Success & celebrity
  • Traditional job roles
  • Formal telephone calls
  • British media
  • Socializing & nights out
  • Possessions

Skills work

  • Writing – replying to invitations, application forms, paying online, letters, correcting errors
  • Speaking – surveys, making suggestions, choosing, telling a picture story
  • Lots of listening
  • Pronunciation

A1-General English Course 
Course Start Date Weeks Days Time Hours per weekTotal fee Action
General English A111/11/20194 weeksMon, Wed and Fri14:45-16:154.5h£195Book Now
General English A111/11/20194 weeksMon, Tue & Thu18:30-21:006.5h£295Book Now
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General English A111/11/20198 weeksMon, Wed and Fri14:45-16:154.5h£390Book Now
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General English A111/11/20198 weeksMon, Tue & Thu18:30-21:006.5h£590Book Now
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General English A111/11/201911 weeksMon, Wed and Fri14:45-16:154.5h£535Book Now
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General English A111/11/201911 weeksMon, Tue & Thu18:30-21:006.5h£800Book Now
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