Learn English With Short Films
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Learn English With Short Films

Watch short films and learn! Practise your listening and your writing with Casey and Irene
4.5 (42 ratings)
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2,791 students enrolled
Created by Kc 'o' Casey
Last updated 6/2020
English
English
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This course includes
  • 1 hour on-demand video
  • 16 articles
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Assignments
  • Certificate of Completion
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What you'll learn
  • Learn English expressions on the go!
  • Practise your English listening skills!
  • Learn English accents - British, New Zealand, American and more!
  • Practise your writing!
  • Practise your English grammar!
  • Learn to tell stories!
  • Learn to summarise and give opinions!
Requirements
  • B1 English level minimum (lower intermediate)
  • Best for B2 level students (upper intermediate)
  • Still very useful for C1 level students (Advanced)
Description

Watch short films and learn - sounds too good to be true.

Well, it's happening! We love English and we love films, that's why we're here.  Casey (An English coach and entrepreneur) and Irene (linguist and English student) will take you through 6 short films from all over the world and you will learn to:

  • Summarise the short film

  • Give your opinion about the short film

  • Use specific expressions

This course fun and interactive with activities in every section, carefully designed to work your brain and your words.

It's perfect for a student with a B2 level who wants to:

  • hear British and international English

  • hear different accents from around the world

  • practise their listening

  • get better at writing 

  • work on their grammar

  • learn to tell stories

  • give opinions

Who this course is for:
  • English students who want to improve their listening
  • English students who want to learn expressions
  • Students who want to hear an Native English accent
  • Students who want to learn by watching short films
  • Students who want to focus on their writing skills
Course content
Expand all 37 lectures 01:12:18
+ Short film: Validation
5 lectures 12:00
Short film: Validation
00:11

In this video we summarise the short film Validation!

Preview 02:15

Choose the right answer for each question about the movie

Did you get everything?
5 questions
Writing is really important, it builds vocabulary and works your sentence structures. Here we have a writing task for you!
Writing: Can we change the world by being positive?
1 question
Boost your Vocabulary
00:43
We think writing is really important, it builds vocabulary and works your sentence structures. Here we have a writing task for you!
Writing: Compliment Someone
1 question
+ Short film: Haircut
5 lectures 10:51
Short Film: Haircut
00:07

Here we summarise the short film "Haircut".

Preview 01:47
Did you get everything?
5 questions
Haircut: Opinion
05:20
Vocabulary
00:08
Writing about emotions is very useful, it builds vocabulary and works your sentence structures. Here we have an emotional writing task for you!
Writing: Expressing Emotions
3 questions
Haircut: English in Use
03:28
+ Motivation
1 lecture 00:55
Active and Passive Learning
00:55
+ Short Film: Bunny New Girl
5 lectures 10:45
Short Film: Bunny New Girl
00:07
Did you get everything?
5 questions
Bunny New Girl: Summary
01:59
Summarising stories is a very useful skill. It will help you tell stories to friends and will help you explain yourself at work.
Writing: Bunny New Girl Summary
1 question
Bunny New Girl: Opinion
05:14
Bunny New Girl: English in Use
02:54
Vocabulary - Carry on
00:31
+ Motivation
2 lectures 01:41
Prioritising Time
01:22
Review us, if you haven't already!
00:19
+ Short Film: The Energy Within
5 lectures 12:41
Short Film: The Energy Within
00:05
The Energy Within: Summary
02:52
Did you get everything?
5 questions
Who is Stefanie Reid?
00:13
The Energy Within: Opinion
04:40
The Energy Within: English in Use
04:51
Write a short story with us! We will give you the title. This is a great way to practice your English.
Writing: Short Story
1 question
+ Short Film: The Answers
4 lectures 09:35
Short Film: The Answers
00:08
The Answers: Summary
01:55
Did you get everything?
5 questions
The Answers: Opinion
04:41
Writing is really important when learning a language. It's a fantastic skill to be able to say what you think about a topic, to give your very own personal opinion.
Writing: what did you think of The Answers?
1 question
The Answers: English in Use
02:51
In the Answers the main character gets many of his questions answered, what would you ask?
Writing: What Would You Ask?
1 question
+ Motivation
2 lectures 01:01
Setting Goals
00:42
Review Time!
00:19