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Conversational English. John Jordan. Course objectives. Develop your confidence when speaking English. Be able to use the English language within a number of practical situations. Develop your skills of persuasion and debate. Understand and use idioms, slang and colloquial vocabulary.

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Course objectives
Course objectives

  • Develop your confidence when speaking English.

  • Be able to use the English language within a number of practical situations.

  • Develop your skills of persuasion and debate.

  • Understand and use idioms, slang and colloquial vocabulary.


Course content
Course Content

  • Day 1- introductions and Ice breakers.

  • Day 2 -developing vocabulary & role play (Slang & Idioms)

  • Day 3 - debate, discussion and persuasion.

  • Day 4- Tour guides

  • Day 5- Celebrities and questioning.


Getting to know each other a bit like speed dating
Getting to know each other ( a bit like speed dating)

Possible Questions

What is your name?

How old are you?

Where are you from?

How are you feeling today?

How are you feeling about the course?


  • Possible responses

  • I am good thank you.

  • I am excited/looking forward to the course

  • I ‘m 31

  • I come from…

  • I speak English well/ not so good…


Possible greetings
Possible greetings

  • Hello

  • Hi

  • How are you

  • How are you today

  • Are you alright

  • Nice to meet you


About me
About me!

  • Can you come up with the questions to these answers?

  • 27

  • A girlfriend.

  • BA Honours criminology & Postgraduate certificate in education.

  • Stafford.

  • Basketball, Thai Boxing & football.

  • Film & music.

  • Primary school teacher.


Call my bluff
Call my bluff!

  • I will give you 2 minutes to think of 3 facts about yourself, 2 must be truthful but 1 must be a lie.

  • The person next to you must guess which fact is the lie.

  • I will go first.


Present a partner
Present a partner.

Choose a partner.

Building on the conversations that took place earlier, everyone is going to produce a poster that describes their partner.


Vocabulary
Vocabulary

  • Intelligent

  • Polite

  • Active

  • Athletic/sporty

  • Attractive

  • Funny/humorous



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