HiPe : High Individual Professional English by Skype

Pronunciation lessons

How to feel at ease in a language other than your own?

"Our role is to give you confidence and skills so that your personality shines through"

Who is it for?

  • Executives who would like to develop their spoken English
  • For all those who need to regularly check their written and spoken English
  • Professionals who need flexibility
  • People who need to reinforce their credibility, confidence and professionalism
  • Those needing to be better understood in an increasingly international business world
  • For those whom understanding different accents in essential

Objectives

  • To go from « good » to « excellent »
  • Understand the essentials when speaking in an international crowd
  • Comprehend the cultural differences in the international business world
  • Ameliorate the accent
  • Understand and be understood

Prerequisite

  • Minimum of A2 level

Strong points

  • Efficient and practical coaching: pronunciation exercises, improvisations, corrected discussions, role-plays
  • Taylor-made training courses: a diagnostic of the participant's spoken and written English, "blocks" and aptitude
  • A flexible training plan adapted to the participant’s availability, with ½ hour/hourly, face-to-face, phone or Skype sessions.
  • Choice of teacher or teachers to enable the participant to encounter different styles of teaching, personalities and accents
  • Written feedback after each session

Offering party
All our teachers are trained for one to one lessons and hold a minimum of a CELTA (Cambridge English for foreigners teaching qualification) and degree. A minimum of two years experience. Our teaching methodology is based on the Cambridge English Examination curcus.

 

Programme:

1) Pre-course interview  “getting to know you”
Individual interviews

  • What is your spoken level of English?
  • Your strong points
  • Points that need to be improved
  • Diagnostics and personalised advice

English level
Grammatical and oral evaluation to ensure a tailor-made training course

 

2) How are one’s English skills judged within an international environment?

  • Understanding a question and answering accordingly
  • Coherence and cohesion
  • Grammar
  • Vocabulary
  • Pronunciation

3)  Plan a methodology for better understanding

Different methodologies
Avoiding the spoken traps

  • Defining listening problems
  • Different accents

 

4)  Improve your English: tailor-made session

  • Coherence and cohesion
  • Vocabulary
  • Grammar
  • Pronunciation

 

5)  Your culture on the international scene

  • How are you different?
  • How to use these differences to one’s advantage
  • Adapt to you interlocutor
  • Use your accent to your advantage

 

6)  Develop confidence in your spoken English

  • Become conscious of your self confidence
  • Voice, Content

 

7) Practice, practice, practice

  • Half hour lessons 3 to 4 times a week
  • Present your job, improvise
  • Written feedback at the end of each session

 

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