I love English TV

A new video clip and a new quiz on your smartphone or computer every day for 15 days.
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  • Lectures 30
  • Length 1.5 hours
  • Skill Level All Levels
  • Languages English
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Published 5/2014 English

Course Description

The "I love English TV" strategy is a revolution in adult language education. You will watch real life TV scenes at natural speed without feeling lost. Video lessons will stimulate your visual memory and provide context for common expressions. Quizzes provide instant motivation and feedback wherever you are. This is finally a practical course for working adults, but you must follow the directions carefully.

This course takes you through short study cycles that can be completed anywhere: at home, on a bus, in a park. Cycles take 15-20 minutes to complete. Each cycle consists of a short videoclip: 2-8 minutes, a quiz and a series of phrases related to the videoclip. There are currently 10 cycles and they can be completed in 10 days or less.

A good student will watch the video, repeating the important section as many times as necessary, take the quiz and practice translating the phrases into his/her language. For the best results, meet with a friend once a week and practice translating the most interesting phrases from your language back into English. Studying with a friend will provide motivation and improve confidence and fluency even if your friend doesn't speak English very well - just be sure you both watch the video clips.

So again, to get the most out of the course:

  • Watch a video clip.
  • Take a quiz.
  • Translate expressions into your language.
  • Practice translating back into English with a friend or teacher.
  • Watch another clip...

What are the requirements?

  • Time - 20 minutes per cycle: watch the video, take the quiz, practice the phrases in the pdf
  • Printer - pdf supplements can be seen online but printing is better
  • Headphones - good audio is important and a good set of headphones can make listening easier while travelling
  • A friend - watching the videos helps with comprehension but you really need someone to listen when you practice the phrases you've learned. Study with a friend once a week.

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Train your ear
  • Improve your pronunciation
  • Expand your vocabulary
  • Remember practical phrases

Who is the target audience?

  • Adult English students

What you get with this course?

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30 day money back guarantee.

Forever yours.
Lifetime access.

Learn on the go.
Desktop, iOS and Android.

Get rewarded.
Certificate of completion.


Section 1: Read, watch, remember!
Phrases for lectures 1-15
3 pages
VERBS: common mistakes 01
This is Quin - letters and numbers
5 questions

How much do you remember?

Your left - left/right and nothing/anything
Your left
5 questions
Up to 5 layers - more/less and few/many
Up to 5 layers
6 questions
Web and email - basic internet vocabulary
Web and Email
6 questions
Peace - "Political propaganda"
4 questions
Pronunciation: S vs Z - Silent and noisy
Silent or noisy?
8 questions
Disinfectant - basic health-related vocabulary
4 questions
Stay closed - kitchen-related vocabulary
Stay closed
7 questions
To stay/To be - "I'm here..." vs "I'll stay here"
8 questions

Avoiding mistakes with "to stay"

Roy Wilson - there/their/they're
Roy Wilson
8 questions
The letter "H"
Haiti - the letter "H"
All night
All night
5 questions
Get him - introducing the verb "to get"
Grammar: to get (1/3)
Choose: get / got / getting
1 question
Woman-hater - ate / hate
4 questions
Ear training: spelling and letters
Spelling and letters
3 questions
Memory - possessives and -ed
3 questions
Section 2: Next level - perfects, conditionals and more...
I have failed - introducing the present perfect
Present perfect - part 1
Paper bag - one leaf two leaves
Grammar: to leave / the leaves
Paper bag
6 questions
Conditionals part 1
7 questions

Practice conditionals

Honeymoon - We're, where, war or were?
4 questions
Come/came/come - the verb "to come"
4 questions
Sit still - the adjective still
Sit still
4 questions
Section 3: Survival kit: phrases
2 pages

PDF builds on http://wikitravel.org/it/Frasario_inglese content and is licensed under a BY-SA 3.0 Creative Commons license.

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Instructor Biography

I have several years experience as an English teacher. My students are mostly adult learners who can read English but don't understand spoken English very well. I am fascinated by languages and can speak Italian and English fluently. Speaking two languages helps me predict what phrases will be difficult for students. I designed the "I love English TV" course with two primary objectives:

1.) to help students understand spoken English

2.) to engage students in speaking/rehearsing

and two secondary objectives:

1.) to highlight pronunciation

2.) to reinforce basic grammar

When I'm not teaching or translating I enjoy studying. My favorite topics are religion, history, medicine, science and linguistics.

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