Develop your command of spoken English and improve your English conversation.
To help you achieve this, our staff have created their first set of videos for Beginners.
Each video is not in order, so you can choose to view any one of them depending on your English pronunciation proficiency.
Beginners English Pronunciation
Video 1 - English pronunciation is easy with practise!
In this video, you’ll learn how to pronounce basic words used in everyday life.
Video 2 – Build on what you have already learned.
In this video we’ll take the basic words you’ve already explored and put them into sentences.
Video 3 – Now we’ll go a step further.
In this follow-up video, you’ll learn how to use everyday words in a question.
Video 4 – Wondering how to use “A,” “AN,” “THE” in a sentence? We’ll show you how!
Video 5 – Let’s Get Learning! Beginners English Pronunciation
In this video, you will practise every day words that you can use at the supermarket.
Video 6 – Practice is Key: Beginners English Pronunciation
In conversation, we often talk about ourselves and others. In this video, you’ll learn how to use every day words to talk about yourself and your family.
Learning English eResources
Here you can find activities to practise your speaking skills. You can watch and listen to videos that show how English is used in different types of conversations.
eResources include IELTS, Clear Pronunciation – speech and sound, Tense Buster and more.
Learn how easy it can be to love reading: work with texts which are relevant, stimulating and lively (topics include travel, fashion and gaming) each with a range of thought-provoking activities. A tablet app accompanies this e-resource.
Develop your confidence with key grammar areas from the Elementary level to Advanced. It includes pronunciation guides and feedback, and is easy to use. A tablet app accompanies this e-resource.
Clear Pronounciation 1: Sounds
Learn to recognise and pronounce the sounds of English speech, with over 1,000 audio clips and 50 videos demonstrating sounds to copy. The Recorder lets you record your voice and assess your pronunciation against a native speaker. A tablet app accompanies this e-resource.
Clear Pronounciation 2: Speech
Put the sounds of English together in natural speech. Learn elements of pronunciation you may not even be aware of (such as sentence stress or intonation) and how to listen and produce these sounds accurately.
Road to IELTS preparation: Academic
Prepare thoroughly for the IELTS test, with over 120 hours of intensive work on vocabulary, reading, writing, listening and speaking, including simulations of the exam itself. This link leads to the ACADEMIC test preparation course.
Road to IELTS preparation: General
Prepare thoroughly for the IELTS test, with over 120 hours of intensive work on vocabulary, reading, writing, listening and speaking, including simulations of the exam itself. This link leads to the GENERAL test preparation course.
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