Learn English and about Cambridge/British culture: intensive course in August

Cambridge, Cambridgeshire

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Please come to our Cambridge1English Real English: City intensive course in Cambridge 27th - 31st August (Choose 1 weeks)!

Book with a friend and both get £100 off each!

Cambridge1English Real English: City courses provide active and essential English language sessions in Cambridge. All the language sessions are about British life and culture and every day there are three indoor sessions and one ‘out and about’ session in the city of Cambridge (See Itinerary below). There is also a rich schedule of evening/weekend city trips, activities and visits.

By the end of each day, participants are able to talk about, express opinions on interesting things regarding Britain, Cambridge and its people. They get:

-Lots of new vocabulary, expressions and sentences
-Lots of speaking and listening
-Some reading and writing
-Lots of help expressing yourself in discussions
-Even more personal error correction!
-Paper materials containing all the key language from each session to take home

Normal itinerary:
Day 1: History & geography of Cambridge
1. Related grammar/vocabulary/pronunciation
2. Teach the teacher! A geography of Cambridge
3. A walking tour of Cambridge history
3. An interactive history lesson

Day 2: British culture
1. Related grammar/vocabulary/pronunciation
2. An interactive Cambridge culture task and discussion
3. A Cambridge museum visit
4. Language for talking about culture in Britain (the arts; music; multiculturalism)

Day 3: British education in Cambridg
1. Related grammar/vocabulary/pronunciation
2. An interactive introduction to the British education system
3. A secret history of the University of Cambridge (including ghost stories!)
4. A visit to the gardens and grounds of a University of Cambridge college

Day 4: English comedy and joke telling
1. Related grammar/vocabulary/pronunciation
2. Watch and listen to Famous British comedians performing. Then study the transcripts, repeat and learn and learn them.
3. Humour in conversation: Learn and practice the most common expressions and idioms of humour we use in informal speech every day.
4. The language of English jokes: types, language structure, joke vocabulary, colloquial vocabulary, intonation and tone

Day 5: Storytelling and drama in English
1. Related grammar/vocabulary/pronunciation
2. Understand and discuss a famous English poem/short story or play
3. Learn and perform key parts of the text :-)
4.  Feel inspired(!) and write your own poem/short story or play in the Arts Cinema cafe. Receive exceptional writing help from the teacher.

We love the language we're teaching so our students do too.
This course is something special! It's designed and written by Cambridge1English to give students the true language they will experience every day while studying, working or visiting England.

Main benefits:
Free video/audio progress report!
To see their progress, all students who complete a whole course get a free audio progress report. A 1-2 minute audio recording is recorded at both the start and on completion of the course and an error correction report is provided.

-Maximum group size: 8
-Homework and reflections diary to complete each day
-Starting and end-of-course assessments in all skills
-All sessions are recorded where possible (it usually is!) and the audios are made available on an online portal for students to review and revise if they wish.
-Online portal: Language reviews and group session error corrections are also made available to the group.
-Paper materials containing all the key language from each session to take home
-Certificate of attendance
-A rich schedule of trips to other cities, activities and events

Trips, events & activities:
During the trips, activities and events, students can either relax and have fun or do the prepared English practice tasks and have fun at the same time!

Example trips & events:
-Trips to London and/or Stratford-Upon-Avon (Shakespeare’s birthplace)
-A unique language exchange workshop with native speakers,
-A Shakespeare play in a lovely University of Cambridge garden,
-Tours of Cambridge,
-Team games with small prizes,
-Out and about in Cambridge.

Please come and join in our Cambridge1English Real English intensive course in Cambridge 13th - 24th August (Choose one day, 1 or 2 weeks). I can’t wait ... can you?! :-)

Example schedule (from a previous course) up online!

Book with a friend and both get £100 off!

Cambridge1English Real English is an intensive course of twenty 50-minute classes per week, for either one or two weeks accompanied by a rich timetable of trips, activities and events which provide more practice opportunities as well as fun.

The schedule is unique in that there is a class every day dedicated to:
-Colloquialisms, slang and phrasal verbs,
-Vocabulary or grammar the way native speakers use it,
-Pronunciation and accent reduction,
-Handling situations.

Benefits:
-Maximum group size: 8
-A free audio progress report is provided for each student.
-Access to an online portal containing recorded sessions for personal revision (and more!)
-Visits are arranged to e.g. London, Stratford-Upon-Avon, Ely, various museums/galleries. Special social/cultural events are also organised (visits and events may incur extra costs though we do several free, educational and fun activities around Cambridge too!)

Please note:
-Cambridge1English does not have an academy building - we hire premises.
-Although occasional refreshments are provided by Cambridge1English, accommodation, day-to-day food, transport including airport transport, ticket entry costs and other living expenses are the responsibility of the student.

Please find complete details on the website (see link).

If you have any questions, just ask! Contact me on here or via our website :-)

I hope to meet you soon!

Elizabeth

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  • "Beware of fake Gumtree, eBay or escrow sites and invoices"
  • "Don't carry large sums of money with you when meeting up"
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  • "Don't ship items - always trade face to face"
  • "Don't use Paysafe, Ukash or Western Union for Gumtree trades"
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