Business English I Workshop
90-Day Access Plan

study hours

practice activities

COURSE Overview

What you get with our
Business English I Workshop

We'll Cover:

  • Workplace Environment
  • Small Talk
  • Interrogatives & Tag Questions
  • Networking
  • Direct & Indirect Speech
  • Agreeing & Disagreeing
  • Emails
  • Phone Calls
  • Plans & Arrangements
  • Dates & Times
  • Resumes & CVs
  • Interviews

You'll Study:

  • How to use prepositions to describe work routines and activities
  • How to converse with coworkers and use small talk effectively
  • How to create open-ended questions for deeper connections
  • The importance of networking and strategies to use
  • How to use “say” and “tell” to use direct and indirect speech
  • How to agree and disagree with coworkers, clients, and customers
  • How to write professional and effective emails
  • Vocabulary for making phone calls
  • Grammar/vocabulary for making plans and arrangements
  • How to pronounce dates and times
  • How to write a simple, effective resume/CV
  • Hard and soft professional skills
  • Interview strategies to make the best first impression

You'll Understand:

  • Vocabulary to describe job/position
  • Present simple verb tense
  • Prepositions of time and duration
  • Appropriate small talk topics 
  • Interrogative question words
  • Using tag questions
  • Nationality adjectives
  • Using “say” and “tell” accurately
  • BLUF statements
  • Adjective order
  • Present continuous verb tense
  • “Going to” verb phrase
  • Relative pronouns
  • Quantifiers
  • Action verbs

You'll know how to:

  • Make introductions
  • Speak with greater clarity
  • Confidently give opinions
  • Write effective emails
  • Write/give accurate descriptions
  • Speak with greater pronunciation
  • Listen with greater accuracy
  • Discuss amounts and quantities
  • Create a resume
  • Interview with confidence

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Meet Katie Bokan, 
founder of convo

  • Harvard Teaching Certification
  • Cambridge IELTS Certification
  • TEFL Certification
  • 8+ years teaching experience
  • 3+ years university professor of English
  • Native English speaker