This section of the English course looks at vocabulary that will be useful to you when talking about a new job or a new home. The grammar topics are connecting words, phrasal verbs and indirect or reported speech.
Renting accommodation - Lesson 6
Are you planning to rent a flat in London? Let’s take a look at useful English vocabulary such as “to put down a deposit”, “to move in”, “flatshare”, “viewing” and “to rent”.
Describing places - Lesson 7
Learn English words and phrases to describe your city and neighbourhood. You’ll learn to use “outskirts”, “rural”, “urban”, “suburbs”, “central”, “charming” and “polluted”.
Connecting words - Lesson 7
Link your ideas and speak more fluently using so-called connecting words. They let you add more information (“also”, “as well”, “as well as”), order events into a timeline (“before”, “after”, “then”) and show causal links (“therefore”, “so”, give a reason “because of”, “due to”).
Job hunting - Lesson 8
In this English vocabulary unit we focus on job-related words and phrases. You’ll be able to search for jobs and prepare for a job interview, and learn the difference between a CV and a résumé.
Indirect speech - Lesson 8
Learn how to use indirect speech in this English grammar unit. You’ll be able to use reporting verbs and change the modal verbs “will and “can” with indirect speech.
Office communication - Lesson 9
This English vocabulary unit teaches you essential office communication words and phrases: the names of the different departments in a company, phrases to communicate with your colleagues at work, arrange your business schedule as well as useful verbs such as “to be in charge of” and “to be responsible for”.