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This program covers basic language for meeting and greeting people.It introduces the verb to be, simple words, expressions and tips and apractice section.

In this program covers basic language for meeting and greeting people.

Introduction: Some of our characters introduce the program and tell us what is it about.
Chatting: Our characters met and greet each other.
Language and grammar: The verb to be: am | is | are / am not | is not | are not.
New words: welcome; nickname
Funny things we say: What s up | High 5 | Me too
Listen and repeat: Clips selected from this video, followed by a real time gap to repeat what you hear.
Tips: Carlos (from Mexico) and Tammy (from China) share their experiences about learning English, and give some tips.


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eLearning description

Simple English 01 – Hello is a highly interactive course covering basic language for meeting and greeting people. It introduces the verb to be, simple words, expressions, tips, learning activities and a quiz. A practice section, Listen and Repeat, includes clips from the videos, followed by real time gaps to repeat what you hear.

Simple English 01 – Hello is part of the Cutting Edge Simple English Series with great characters in realistic situations. Learners will enjoy practical activities that are useful at work and in life.

Learning Objectives

  • Build confidence with conversational English
  • Learn basic greetings – ways to say hello and goodbye in different ways
  • Learn simple grammar – the verb to be: am | is | are / am not | is not | are not
  • Build vocabulary word by word – welcome, nickname
  • Learn to confidently use everyday expressions – What's up | High 5 | Me too
  • Practice speaking by listening to and repeating selected clips
  • Listen to encouragement and suggestions to help build confidence learning English


This is available as part of

Simple English Series - 20 program set
The Cutting Edge Simple English Series packagewas designed by psychologist Eve Ash, linguistics expert Dr Fran Byrnesand features comedienne Erin Brown and a team of talented performersfrom the Cutting Communication Comedy Series.  It comprises 20 ground-breaking programs that combine psychology,lin... read more
DVD style course with completion certificate only
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English Language Learning
Release Date
Jan 1, 2015
Video Running Time (minutes)
Course Length (minutes)
Seven Dimensions
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