English as a Foreign Language

Improve your conversational skills in English by engaging in real world topics such as business and travel.
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Instructed by Joe Saenz Language / English
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  • Lectures 9
  • Length 44 mins
  • Skill Level All Levels
  • Languages English
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About This Course

Published 2/2015 English

Course Description

This is a General English course for non-native English speakers. This course will help you develop skills to communicate independently and become more fluent in English , the course covers real world topics such as free time, jobs, careers, world news, traveling and entertainment. By the end of this course you'll master the following topics:

  1. Making introductions using the verb to be.
  2. Using possessives to talk about yourself and others.
  3. Talking about your past using the past tense. Practice forming statements using “to be” and various regular and irregular English verbs.
  4. Describing the kind of people you like to hang around with.
  5. Describing friends and family in English.

What are the requirements?

  • A computer with internet connection; you don't need a textbook to take this course.

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Learn how to make introductions using the verb to be
  • Use possessives to talk about yourself and others.
  • Learn how to talk about your past using the past tense. Practice forming statements using “to be” and various regular and irregular English verbs.
  • Learn how describe the kind of people you like to hang around with.
  • Learn new vocabulary in order to describe friends and family in English.

What is the target audience?

  • Anyone interested in Learning English as a Foreign Language.

What you get with this course?

Not for you? No problem.
30 day money back guarantee.

Forever yours.
Lifetime access.

Learn on the go.
Desktop, iOS and Android.

Get rewarded.
Certificate of completion.

Curriculum

Section 1: Elementary English Content
Conversation: I'm Jennifer Miller
Preview
06:00
4 questions

The verb to be

Possessives: My, your, his, her
Preview
04:55
4 questions

Practice the concepts learned on possessives

Section 2: Intermediate English Content
05:06

Learn how to make positive and negative statements in the past using the verb “to be.” This lesson will help you discuss your background in proper English.

4 questions

Practice forming past statements with be

05:55

In this conversational English lesson, practice forming past-tense questions using the verb “to be” by asking a person about his or her background.

4 questions

Measure your understanding of making past questions with be

07:52

Learn how to talk about your past using the past tense. Practice forming statements using “to be” and various regular and irregular English verbs.

4 questions

Measure your understanding of the past tense by taking this practice quiz

Section 3: Advanced English Content
05:22

In this class you'll learn how describe the kind of people you like to hang around with, for example I like friends who aren't too serious. You'll learn how to use the relative pronouns (Who/ that).

1 question

Check your understand of using relative pronouns

03:27

In this class you'll learn how describe the kind of people you like to hang around with, for example I'd prefer friends who I can talk to easily. You'll learn how to use the relative pronouns as objects and you'll listen to a conversation in which this topic is used.

1 question

Check your understanding of relative pronouns

04:25

By the end of this class you will learn adjectives that describe personal characteristics and you will listen to an audio program in which you will identify the adjectives that best describe each individual.

3 questions

What are they like?

01:11

English as a Foreign Language course summary

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Instructor Biography

Joe Saenz, Online English Teacher

Hi, my name is Joe. I'm a native English teacher from the United States. My interests are Online education and business and I also enjoy playing basketball during my free time.

I have a degree in business administration from Texas State University. I've been teaching English for 10 years and online since 2012. Since then I have had the pleasure to teach students from all over the world and learned a lot about their amazing culture and customs. I also have experience designing, creating and publishing online English courses

My classes are very dynamic and fun: During the lessons I focus on getting my students to speak and reach fluency by discussing real world topics such as traveling & culture, entertainment, world news, technology and any special interests that my students may have such as technical vocabulary in any field.

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