About this course
Better understanding. Improved fluency. Greater confidence.
This is the ideal course if you want to listen more attentively, speak more confidently and communicate more clearly. English Conversation courses will help you improve all aspects of oral communication.
We’ll develop your listening skills to help you better follow and participate in conversations.
You will learn more than stock phrases; we will teach you the language you need to know to speak with greater fluency in a wide variety of situations. We help you work on your speaking skills by encouraging conversation through role-plays, debates, mini- presentations and discussions.
On this course you will:
- Learn to speak more confidently
- Practise listening more attentively
- Learn phrases that help with your fluency
Why should you choose this course at the British Council?
Improve your conversation skills with the world’s English experts and you will:
- Be taught by highly qualified teachers
- Enjoy lessons using proven techniques to get results
- Gain access to the LearnEnglish website featuring thousands of hints, tips, games and downloads
- See your fluency, pronunciation and confidence improve
The right level for you
We offer English conversation courses at 4 levels from pre-intermediate for those with basic English skills right up to advanced level for those who have almost mastered many aspects of the language.
If you’re a new British Council student you’ll need to take a placement test to find out which is the right course level for you. These tests take place in our teaching centres in Agouza and Heliopolis and you can book your placement test online on here.
How will I be assessed?
At the end of the course you’ll receive a grade based on your progress in speaking, fluency, accuracy, use of vocabulary and pronunciation. There are no formal tests but you must attend at least 6 out of 8 lessons to pass.