OTHER TORONTO LANGUAGE PROGRAMS:
INTENSIVE SPEAKING ONLY!
- Fast-paced and intense English speaking course.
- 2 Levels of the EPS program for different levels of proficiency.
- Weekly topics are taken from everyday real-life situations.
- 70%-30% of students to teacher talk ratio – Continuous fluent speech practice.
WHAT WILL YOU LEARN?
Each English level is 4 weeks.
- Intensive (28 lessons/week): 9:00am-14:30pm
- Super Intensive (32 lessons/week) : 9:00am-15:30pm
Each week students will start this class by video-taping (using their devices) themselves speaking on the theme of the week. Students will work in pairs. Each student will create questions based on the theme that they will interview the other student. With these recordings, students will work with their peers and with their instructor by reviewing the recording to identify areas of improvement.
Elite Power Speech’ Listening class uses only authentic material such as movies, tv shows and music, sometimes even chosen by the students. Additionally, students will be taught discourse markers providing students with the skills to take the listening and create conversation.
Correct-Talk is a class focused on oral accuracy, the ability to coherently produce speech with the correct pronunciation, grammar, syntax, vocabulary, idioms and collocations. students will take the vocabulary discovered in the previous class and start using them in speech and practicing using them.
The class will focus on a particular conversational skill that is aimed at providing students with techniques to continue a conversation or a speech. Skills and techniques including how to interrupt someone, finding the right word, correcting someone. Students will use their skills taught during the week to make sure that their speech is accurate.
Functional English Course
With the rise of social media and the Internet, many people are writing more today for different mediums than ever before. We’ll show you video clips of interviews conducted with distinguished grammarians, challenge you with quizzes and writing activities that will give you strategies to help you to build skills that will enhance the quality of your writing, and invite you to participate in discussions and assess the work of your peers.