English Lessons in Chicago

Your colleagues and yourself can be trained by our native-speaking fully-qualified English tutors at a time and location to suit you. Classes can take place any day, even weekends, and can happen in the morning, afternoon or evening. If the case may be that your home or office is not convenient, there is always the option to take your classes at the office of your teacher. Study books for the lesson are provided.

English 1-to-1 General

These lessons in English are wider-ranging in their nature, and are driven towards students who have a variety of differing needs. All beginner students will expect to study enough survival English to get them through a short visit to the country, those staying on with the lesson can progress differently, depending on their individual requests and requirements. Whether you are buying property in a foreign country, married to a foreign national, planning a round-the-world trip, interested in English history and culture, or if you simply want to attain a particular level of English, this is the choice for you.

 

English 1-to-1 Business

These English Lessons are intended for people who really need to learn English to help make that difference in their work. For beginners, it will be useful to learn greetings and basic business etiquette, at higher levels reading and then writing become more important. Typical students include those involved in import/export, international negotiations and acquisitions, jobseekers in multinational companies where an additional language is required, and those working with international colleagues, academia and government. Even on our most basic lesson for Beginners, students should expect to end the lesson with basic Telephone English and e-mail English skills for communications as well as Survival English required for short visits to a country.

 

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English Closed Group Lessons

If there are 2 or more of you with the same level of English, the same targets within the language, and be able to study at the same time and location, then you'll be happy to know that these English lessons can also be made available for Two-to-One English Lessons or Small Group In-Company English Lessons. Listen & Learn do not generally recommend classes of more than 6-8 people, although Taster lessons in English can run with up to 12 people. Bookings must be made for all participants at the same time.

 

LANGUAGE LEVEL TESTS
These are completely free and will take no more than 15 minutes
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English Language Essentials

Top English Food/Drink
1) Philly Cheesesteak
2) Apple pie
3) Banana Split.
Top 3 English Survival Phrases
1) Hello! How are you?
2) Where is the bathroom?
3) I don't speak much English – could you speak a little slower? "

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Top English Idioms & Proverbs
1) It cost an arm and a leg!
2) Don't judge a book by its cover
3) Let the cat out of the bag"

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English Slang Words & Phrases
The Easiest Things About Learning English
1) 1 in 7 people speak it.
2) Nouns have no gender.
3) It's closely related to other Germanic and Romance languages.
The Most Difficult Things About Learning English
1) Words aren't always spelled as they sound.
2) There are multiple exceptions to English's grammar rules.
3) The English language boasts a multitude of synonyms.

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3 Surprising Facts About English
1) A new word is created once every two minutes.
2) The word mortgage means “death pledge.”
3) A pangram is a sentence that contains every letter in the alphabet.

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Top 3 mistakes English students makes
1) Using the wrong preposition.
2) Improperly using articles.
3) Using the incorrect word order in questions.
Top English Dialects
1) American
2) British
3) Australian

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