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Course #1466
Course NameGeneral English 20 lessons per week
Course TypeGeneral courses
Lessons per week20 lpw ( Standard )
Tuition TypeStandard group
Agefrom 16
CertificateCertificate on completion of the course
Included in the price
  • Study materials
  • Internet access


20 lessons per week (15 hours per week)
1 week minimum
Starting date: every Monday
Beginner to Advanced levels
1 lesson: 45 minutes
Maximum students per class: 14 

Improve your speaking and all areas of you English. On our popular General English course you will take 20 lessons a week (15 hours) taught by our friendly and helpful teachers. Learn how to speak real English so you will sound natural when you talk. You will also mix with other students from all over the world. This course is a great choice!
Using our teaching methodology, you will learn how English is spoken and used in real-life, day-to-day situations. Focusing on the four skills (reading, writing, speaking and listening), you will practise conversation skills along with sharpening your grammar, vocabulary, idioms and pronunciation. Learn the English you need to accomplish your aims. Be understood. Get things done.
Topic based lessons
Every lesson you take will be based on a specific topic or theme. The language skills and grammar are taught within the framework of the topic and serve to help you apply everything you have learned in a natural way. Simply put, you will learn the correct English to use in specific situations.
Creative and energetic classes
Relaxed and informal classrooms always create fun and inspiring atmospheres. You will speak confidently and freely while interacting with your classmates. Our professional and dedicated teaching staff will supply you with fun and functional lessons every single day of your course.
Authentic materials
As well as using text books, teachers often supplement lessons with authentic resources such as newspapers, videos, internet and CD's. All of which will give you a clearer understanding of how English is really used.


School & Location

EC English Language Centres New York

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Accommodation & Meals

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