English in Moscow - Threshold or Intermediate level B1
Maintain the momentum leading to your English language goals!
Want to improve your career prospects? Maintaining your English language momentum is crucial! “Follow-through” is a vital maneuver of accomplishment, and is also critical in language learning. Lexicon’s Intermediate General English Course will support your momentum using a progressive and communicative teaching style. Staring at this level, you have a choice of a bilingual (English-Russian) native speaker or native English speaker only. Either way, our experienced professional instructors will provide one-on-one tutoring in a positive dynamic atmosphere! Here you will deepen your knowledge of grammar and structure, significantly expand you active vocabulary and evolve your listening skills. Lexicon’s professional and personal approach will propel you to your ultimate English language goals!
Looking for something more specific? Call for a free consultation to discuss a privately designed General English Course tailored to your interest.
We offer a variety of both tiered and exclusively designed General English Courses. The B1 Threshold or Intermediate General English Course is part one of Lexicon’s mid-level General English courses and is a private, one-on-one course that is designed for non-native English speakers. From this point forward, you have a choice of instructors. You may choose between a bilingual (English-Russian) fluent native speaker or a native English-speaker only. All instructors are educated experienced professionals.
The duration of this course is 6-9 months, depending on the frequency of arranged lessons.
This course provides the opportunity for the student to be challenged and develop their English skills by utilizing a standard balance of reading, writing, speaking and listening. However, this balance can be adjusted to supplement each student’s deficiencies.
The course syllabus includes the following main topics:
- International English
- Window on the World – Culture, Language, Customs, Lifestyles, etc.
- Heroes – History, Superheroes, Adventure, etc.
- Work and Leisure – Job Applications, Interviews, Careers, Hobbies, etc.
- Planet Earth – Geography, Environment, Eco-tourism, Sources of Energy, etc.
- That’s Strange – Mystery, Landmarks, Crime, etc.
- On the Move – Traveling, Transport, Holidays, Space Travel, etc.
- Up-to-date – Modern Life, Technology, Fashion, Education, etc.
- Human Nature – People, Relationships, Health, Superstitions, etc.
Homework is an integral part of this course unless declined by the student.
Exams are executed to monitor the student’s progress.
Placement is determined during the initial introduction / consultation, the student’s needs and is based on the current fluency level of each student.