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Vocabulary Enhancement: American Expressions English course

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Trainer Jenna

Speak English

From Philippines

has taught 81 sessions.

A Business English Expert training employees to be competent in the business world. Cambridge UK Certified to teach IELTS & TOEIC. Major in English to teach all ages. FREE MATERIALS, PROMOS, AND DISCOUNTS, just check my profile!

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Information of the Courses

  • Language Levels

    Beginner 1 - Advanced 2


    Can read a very short, rehearsed statement.

  • What Will I Learn?

    When you study vocabulary, it's not enough to learn individual words. Everyday English is filled with expressions that are two or more words long.

Introduction

Can't think of what words to say? These courses are more than what dictionary can teach you. Enhance your vocabulary and learn new expressions.

Every course has a student book associated with it. Every book has picture sequences that correspond to the stories to provide the basis for great comprehensible input. So the book can be used for listening comprehension and general language acquisition at a beginning level as well as the mastery of idioms and expressions.

The approach thoroughly integrates the four skills of listening, reading, speaking and writing. Each page has exciting activities.The easiest way to learn idiomatic American English is through amazing true stories around the world.

What will students need to know or do before starting this course?

  • Student should listen attentively to understand the lesson.
  • Student should participate on activities to apply what he or she learned.

Who is your target student?

  • Advanced Students
  • Business People
  • College Students

At the end of your course, students will be able to…

  • To understand the meaning of idioms.
  • To use idioms properly in your conversations.

Curriculum

  • Lesson 1: Lost Skier Dances All Night Long

  • Lesson 2: Spaniards Paint the Town Red

  • Lesson 3: Man Dances at His Own Funeral

  • Lesson 4: Fish Turns the Tables on Fisherman

  • Lesson 5: The Ringing Dog

  • Lesson 6: Robber Chickens Out

  • Lesson 7: Lovesick Elephant

  • Lesson 8: Shoplifter Gets a Dose of His Own Medicine

  • Lesson 9: Crow Commits Crime

  • Lesson 10: On the Cutting Edge

  • Lesson 11: Man Tries to Turn Over a New Leaf

  • Lesson 12: Gorilla Lends a Helping Hand

  • Lesson 13: Money Rains from the Sky

  • Lesson 14: Janitor's Dream Comes True

  • Lesson 15: Bullfighting is in her Blood

How to start?

Confirmation:

  • After buying courses, you can arrange the them according to the teacher’s schedule.
  • If the teacher is able to do “Instant Tutoring”, you can make an appointment with the teacher at the upcoming time.
  • If the teacher is not online, the fastest possible course is 24 hours later.
  • If the available time on teacher’s calendar isn’t convenient for you, you can click “Contact Teacher” on the right to discuss with the teacher.

Purchasing notice:

  • The duration of a trial session is about 25 minutes.
  • The duration of a private session is about 50 minutes.

Instructions:

  • Enter the website 10 minutes before the class starts. Click “Calendar” on the function bar, find the class, click “Go to class”, and then you will be in the classroom on ZOOM!
  • If you haven’t downloaded ZOOM, the system will direct you to download it when you first click “Go to class”.
  • You can use ZOOM for classes both on your phone and computer. (Please download ZOOM in advance if you choose using phone for the class. )
  • In order to have a successful class experience, we suggest you use a microphone or headphones/microphone combination, and ensure that your network is stable prior to the class. You may also use a high-definition video camera (optional).
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