General English

General English

The General English course helps you improve the main skills for communicating in everyday situations!

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This course is for students who are seeking to communicate effectively in everyday situations and gain a good understanding of the principles of the English language.

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What is the General English course about?

General English lessons are designed around a course book and provide the opportunity for students to improve the skills of reading, writing, listening and speaking as well as enhancing and increasing  their active/working vocabulary and grammar knowledge.


  • 1-3 weeks: Consolidate existing grammar knowledge, increase vocabulary, improve communication skills
  • 4 weeks +: Improved communicative competence, improved grammar and vocabulary, increased learner independence and confidence, make significant progress in the level or towards the next level

Why LAL?

  • We focus on learning outcomes through personalised lessons, always thinking about our students’ needs.
  • We provide an emphasis on practical communication.
  • We do regular progress testing to understand the next step in your learning process.


Key Facts

Lessons/hours per week:
20 / 15
Lesson length:
45 minutes
Lesson schedule:
Class size (maximum):
Course length:
Start date:
Every Monday
Minimum number to run:

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