This is a crash course for lower-intermediate English learners. You will learn the most fundamental English vocabulary, grammar, and pronunciation for B1 students. It sets a foundation for you to quickly level up to upper-intermediate (B2).
This course can be used for lower-intermediate students (B1 students) who want to level up fast to upper-intermediate (B2).
You may take this course on your own, but we strongly recommend that you use this course together with SpeakUp, so you can practice what you learned live with a native speaker and receive effective feedback.
Learn how to use the following grammar forms with confidence:
Be better understood and sound more conversational with these everyday expressions and phrasal verbs! By mastering these small talk essentials, you’ll also learn how to make connections and avoid being inappropriate when meeting new people.
English learners often struggle to pronounce the r and th sounds, and words ending in -ed. We’ll provide some pronunciation tips and show you the two most important keys to accent reduction.
How to Pronounce ED-ending Sounds
How to Pronounce the American R Sound
How to Pronounce the TH Sounds
In these lessons, we’ll show you how to communicate: