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English Teachers Vancouver

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English for the Adult Learner

Teacher: Rebecca Saloustros (Vancouver)

(Teacher originally from Vancouver, Canada)

Course details | Free registration

About the classes: This class is perfect for adults (19+) who want to improve their language skills and learn more about Canada. Classes will be designed to meet students' needs, whether it be to improve conversation skills, pronunciation, reading and writing or grammar.

Library
Vancouver Public Library
350 West Georgia Street, Vancouver, V6B 6B1
Library
Simon Fraser University
8888 University Drive, Burnaby, V5A 1S6
University
Douglas College
700 Royal Avenue, New Westminster, V3M 5Z5
Coffee shop
Starbucks
2350 Saint John's Street, Port Moody, V3H 2A9
In a public place
In a public place
(Vancouver)

Price per class (CAD $)
1 student: $25.00
2 students: $20.00∼
3+ students: $15.00∼
Fees apply. View details.

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English Teachers Vancouver

English Courses in Vancouver >

TOEFL Preparation Course

Teacher: Elizabeth Legge (Vancouver)

(Teacher originally from Melbourne, Australia)

Course details | Free registration

About the classes: 1. Metodi scritto
2. Essay struttura
3. Formale, informale
4. Riassuntivo. parafrasando
5. Metodi leggere
6. Ascolto
7. Prendere appunti
8. Parlato
9. Outlines
10. Pratticare

1. Writing techniques
2. Essay structure
3. Formal, informal
4. Summarizing, paraphrasing
5. Reading techniques
6. Listening
7. Note-taking
8. Speaking
9. Outlines
10. Practice

In your office
In your office
(Vancouver)
In a public place
In a public place
(Vancouver)
By Skype
By Skype

Price per class (EUR €)
1 student: 15.00
2 students: €10.00∼
3+ students: €7.00∼
View details

Free registration

About the classes: Learn conversational English, as well as basic or advanced grammar skills, from a native English speaker. Classes will be molded to your specific needs and additional homework will be provided upon request.

At home
At home
(Vancouver)
In your office
In your office
(Vancouver)
In a public place
In a public place
(Vancouver)
By Skype
By Skype

Price per class (CAD $)
1 student: $35.00
2 students: $30.00∼
3+ students: $25.00∼
Fees apply. View details.

Free registration

English Teachers Vancouver

English Courses in Vancouver >

Everyday English Conversation

Teacher: Harmen Kaila (Vancouver)

(Teacher originally from Vancouver, Canada)

Course details | Free registration

About the classes: Learn everyday English including common terms, phrases and correct pronunciation in a fun and easy way.

University
Simon Fraser University-Surrey Campus
13450 – 102 Avenue Surrey, British Columbia, V3T 0A3
University
City Centre Library (Surrey)
10350 University Drive Surrey, BC V3T 4B8
University
Kwantlen University
12666 72 Avenue - Surrey, B.C. V3W 2M8
Coffee shop
Kwantlen University
20901 Langley Bypass Langley B.C.

Price per class (CAD $)
1 student: $30.00
2 students: $20.00∼
3+ students: $15.00∼
Fees apply. View details.

Free registration

English Teachers Vancouver

English Courses in Vancouver >

IELTS Exam Preparation

Teacher: Trishna Nazareth (Vancouver)

(Teacher originally from Vancouver Canada)

Course details | Free registration

About the classes: This course is geared towards getting students ready for the IELTS Academic or General Writing Exam.

Public place
Vancouver Community College
1155 East Broadway, Vancouver, BC V5T 4V5
Public place
Strawberry Hill Library
7399 - 122nd Street, Surrey, BC V3W 5J2
Library
George Mackie Public Library
8440 112 St, Delta, BC V4C 4W9
At home
At home
(Vancouver)
In your office
In your office
(Vancouver)
In a public place
In a public place
(Vancouver)
By Skype
By Skype

Price per class (CAD $)
1 student: $30.00
2 students: $25.00∼
3+ students: $20.00∼
Fees apply. View details.

English Courses  Trial Class 25% Off!

Free registration

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  • Learn at your own pace: daytime, evenings or weekends. Classes are available from 7 am to 11 pm.
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Proficiency level

Your English proficiency level will be evaluated by the teacher according to this framework:



A1 - Beginner:

  • Understands familiar English expressions and very basic phrases aimed at the satisfaction of concrete needs.
  • Can introduce him/herself and answer questions about personal details such as the place of residence and belongings.
  • Can hold a simple conversation in English if the other person talks slowly and clearly and is prepared to help.

A2 - Elementary:

  • Understands frequently used expressions related to areas of immediate relevance like personal and family information.
  • Can communicate in routine situations requiring a simple and direct exchange of information on familiar matters.
  • Can describe in simple terms aspects of his/her background, immediate environment and immediate needs.

B1 - Intermediate:

  • Understands the main points of clear standard input on familiar matters regularly encountered in everyday situations.
  • Can deal with most situations likely to arise while travelling in an area where English is spoken.
  • Can produce simple, connected text on topics that are familiar or of personal interest.
  • Can describe events, dreams, hopes and ambitions and briefly give explanations for opinions and plans.

B2 - Independent:

  • Understands the main ideas of complex English text on both concrete and abstract topics.
  • Interaction with native English speakers can happen with fluency and spontaineity and without strain for either party.
  • Can produce clear text on a wide variety of subjects and expose a point of view given the various options.

C1 - Advanced:

  • Understands a wide range of demanding, longer English texts, and recognizes implicit meaning.
  • Can express ideas fluently and spontaneously without much obvious searching for expressions.
  • Can use English flexibly and effectively for social, academic and professional purposes.
  • Can produce detailed, well-structured text on complex subjects, showing controlled use of organisational patterns and connectors.

C2 - Proficient:

  • Easily understands virtually everything heard or read in English.
  • Can summarise information from different spoken and written sources and reconstruct arguments in a coherent presentation.
  • Expresses him/herself spontaneously, fluently and precisely, differentiating finer shades of meaning even in complex situations.

English


Why learn English? Just after Mandarin and Spanish, English is the third most common native language in the world and it is definitely the most learned second language. English is the today's world's lingua franca. Many occupations and professions require at least working knowledge of English, as it has become the most widely used language used in international publications, international trade, telecommunications, entertainment and diplomacy.

How hard is it to learn English compared to other languages? It depends, of course, on the languages you speak already. The most difficult aspects of learning English are the vast vocabulary, the differences between spelling and pronnunciation, the subtleties of grammar and the different ways it is used around the world.

Vancouver


Vancouver's is Canada's eighth largest city and the most densely populated. Although traditionally the dominant ethnic groups have been the English, Scottish and Irish, today other origins contribute to the city's cultural mix. The city counts now neighborhoods with distinct chinese, punjabi, italian or greek personalities. 52% of the population don't speak English as a first language, and almost one third of the population are of Chinese descent!

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