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Academic English

“ESL Program Meeting”

Level: Topic: Speakers: Length:
intermediate office schedules man and woman 01:57

Pre-Listening Exercise

Imagine that you are a teacher in an English Language Program, and you will have a new group of students arriving next week for an orientation meeting? What things would you need to do to prepare for a new teaching session?

Listening Exercise

A. Listen to the recording and answer the questions.

Post-Listening Exercise

You have a friend who wants to study overseas. What type of school curriculum, teachers, facilities, and school activities should he look for in a good language program?

Online Investigation

Use the Internet to find two English language programs in a country of your choice. Then, answer these questions:

  1. What is the name of the program?
  2. Where is it located?
  3. What are the features of the program that would attract students?
  4. What courses are offered in the program?
  5. Does this program help students prepare for a university program? If so, how?
  6. How much does the program cost?
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