Learn American English Online
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Learn American English Online

Common English Phrases You Will Hear on the Street
4.4 (18 ratings)
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1,872 students enrolled
Created by Alex Bricker
Last updated 3/2020
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This course includes
  • 7.5 hours on-demand video
  • 2 articles
  • 11 downloadable resources
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
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What you'll learn
  • How to Speak Better English with American English Phrasal Verbs
  • How to Order at a Starbucks
  • How to Say Shopping Words
  • How to Say Common Travel Words and Words for Driving
  • How to Order at a Subway
  • How to Say Banking Words
  • How to Mail a Package from the USPS Office
  • How to Say Emotions and Feelings Vocabulary
Requirements
  • You should know how to use a computer with audio and video.
  • You should know how to type on a computer or cell phone.
  • You should know how to download files on your computer or phone.
  • You should know how to use a smart phone.
Description

Welcome to English on the Street!

This 8-week online class is designed to help you understand how American English speakers talk.

In this course, you will:

1.) Understand common phrases by native English speakers.

2.) Learn how to say words and phrases when you go places.

3.) Increase your English vocabulary and word usage.

WHAT WILL YOU LEARN?

  • Words and Phrases in American English that are NOT in your typical textbook, but are frequently used by native English speakers.

  • English to help you understand American English speakers.

  • A few cultural tips and practical advice for living in the U.S.

WHAT WILL YOU BE ABLE TO DO AFTER THIS CLASS?

  1. Understand and use some shopping vocabulary.

  2. Order Food at Restaurants and How to Order at a Subway.

  3. Banking Words and How to Open a Bank Account Online.

  4. How to express feelings and emotions in English.

  5. Order Coffee at a Starbucks.

  6. How to use the Post Office.

  7. How to book a hotel and plan for travel in the U.S. (Yellowstone National Park)

  8. How to read and understand road signs and some travel directions.

I look forward to serving you and helping you improve your English language skills!

Kind Regards,

Alex Bricker

ESL With Purpose, LLC


Who this course is for:
  • Students who need English language and ESL help.
  • English Language Learners who are non-native English speakers.
  • English Language Learners traveling to the United States of America.
  • Intermediate to Advanced English speakers.
Course content
Expand all 58 lectures 07:20:44
+ Introduction
3 lectures 04:46

Welcome to English on the Street!

In this course, you will:

1.) Understand common phrases by native English speakers.

2.) Learn how to say words and phrases when you go places.

3.) Increase your English vocabulary and word usage.

WHAT WILL YOU LEARN?

  • Words and Phrases in American English that are NOT in your typical textbook, but are frequently used by native English speakers.

  • English to help you understand American English speakers.

  • A few cultural tips and practical advice for living in the U.S.

WHAT WILL YOU BE ABLE TO DO AFTER THIS CLASS?

  1. Understand and use some shopping vocabulary.

  2. Order Food at Restaurants and How to Order at a Subway.

  3. Banking Words and How to Open a Bank Account Online.

  4. How to express feelings and emotions in English.

  5. Order Coffee at a Starbucks.

  6. How to use the Post Office.

  7. How to book a hotel and plan for travel in the U.S. (Yellowstone National Park)

  8. How to read and understand road signs and some travel directions.

I look forward to serving you and helping you improve your English language skills!

Kind Regards,

Alex Bricker

ESL With Purpose, LLC

Preview 02:30

BEST WAY TO LEARN WITH THIS CLASS

1.) Pause and Replay each video to practice the English or listening again.

2.) Listen and Write each sentence in the Dictation videos.

3.) Use a notebook to take notes.

4.) Look up (find) any new words in a dictionary online or an English dictionary.

5.) Practice the flash cards link to practice your new vocabulary with each lesson. The link will be at the end of each dictation lesson video.

6.) Download the files and extra supplemental resources with each video lesson.

7.) HAVE FUN WITH THIS! One volunteer I had in my English class told the students, "English is difficult, but not impossible." She was right! You can improve your life with English.

8.) DON'T GIVE UP (quit)! You can learn English and understand it confidently. With practice, you will improve.

*IMPORTANT! DOWNLOAD the Vocabulary Words for each week!

1.) Download the Vocabulary Word list in the Resources section.

2.) Print and copy the definitions for each week. The videos will give you answers to each definition.

Preview 02:07
What's Next?
00:09
+ Week 1: Shopping Words
5 lectures 31:20
Shopping Words Video 2
09:51
Shopping Words Video 3
12:24
Shopping Words Dictation Practice
06:45

Watch this FREE Video and Walk Inside a Real Store and Practice Shopping Words

Go Shopping With Alex at a Local Store
00:02
+ Week 2: Ordering Food Words
6 lectures 53:34
Ordering Food Words Video 2
16:55
Ordering Food Words Video 3
17:29
Ordering Food Words Dictation Practice
06:48
BONUS LESSON: How and When to Tip $ in the U.S.
06:06
+ Week 3: Banking Words
6 lectures 49:19
Introduction to Banking Words
00:54
Banking Words Video 2
09:25
Banking Words Video 3
11:12
Banking Words Video 4
13:13
Banking Words Dictation Practice
07:53
How to Open a Bank Account Online
06:42
+ Week 4: Feelings and Emotions
6 lectures 52:13
Introduction to Feelings and Emotions Words
01:51
Feelings and Emotions Video 2
09:38
Feelings and Emotions Video 3
10:07
Feelings and Emotions Video 4
11:12
Feelings and Emotions Video 5
11:23
Feelings and Emotions Dictation Practice
08:02
+ Week 5: Starbucks and Ordering Coffee Words
8 lectures 58:03
Ordering Coffee at a Starbucks Video 2
08:24
Ordering Coffee Conversation Practice #4-#5
10:48
Ordering Coffee Dictation Practice
06:59
Starbucks Espresso Coffee Names and Drink Sizes
05:43
More Starbucks Vocabulary Words Online
08:39
Ordering at a Starbucks with Alex
07:26
+ Week 6: Mailing a Package with USPS
8 lectures 01:07:03
Introduction to Mailing a Package
01:57
Mailing a Package Video 2
16:39
Mailing a Package Video 3
09:39
Mailing a Package Video 4
07:24
Mailing a Package Video 5: Pick Up and Drop Off
05:33
Mailing a Package Dictation Practice
08:18
Preparing an International Package for Shipping and Mailing
08:56
Going to the United States Post Office with Alex
08:37
+ Week 7: Travel and Planning
8 lectures 52:25
Travel Words Introduction
01:11
Traveling Words Book a Flight, Room, Ticket, etc.
03:48
Book a Trip Online to Yellowstone National Park
09:15
Check In and Check Out
05:51
Going Rate and Round Trip
10:58
Prefer To, Leave On, Get Back
05:24
Pack Up, Load Up, Head Out
08:10
Travel Words Dictation Practice
07:48
+ Week 8: Road Signs and Driving Words
6 lectures 01:00:54
Road Signs and Driving Words Introduction
03:40
Pull Over and Move Over
08:58
Slow Down and Go Ahead
12:32
Go Through, Go Around, and Turn Back
15:15
Right of Way, Detour, and Parallel Parking
12:33
Road Signs and Driving Words Dictation Practice
07:56
+ BONUS LESSONS
2 lectures 11:06

You can download the Adverbs of Frequency chart for free here: https://tinyurl.com/yyyckvd3

Adverbs of Frequency
05:52
How to Use On At In Over in American English
05:14