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English at Work 05 – Saying What's Needed is an entertaining course that shows learners how to talk about what’s needed and how to use modal verbs such as have to, should and must. The course covers grammar, idioms, vocabulary and pronunciation and is ideal for workplace learners who already have basic skills in English. It promotes communication and language competence by building the desire and motivation to learn and the confidence to try. Confidence in learning and using English leads to successful communication.
Key Learning Points
  • Learn language functions - Saying What's Needed - welcoming people, expressing urgency; giving an opinion; giving advice; complaining
  • Master simple grammar lessons – Modals - have to; should; must
  • Master everyday idioms – Up to speed; Learn the ropes; From the get-go; Horseplay; Dead meat
  • Build vocabulary – welcome; a day off; rapport; behave; fired; policy; there/their/they're; you're/your
  • Learn and practice pronunciation – Words Starting with Y

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