General English Level 3 V 3
Information INFORMATION - About General English Level 3
 
 

What's in this course?

Course content

Unit 1: My education
Unit 2: Entertainment
Unit 3: Being with people
Unit 4: Money matters
Unit 5: Getting away


What will I learn?

Reading and writing about schooldays
Comparing courses and completing an enrolment form
Reading about learning styles and strategies
Telephoning for information about courses
Talking about skills and ability
Reading TV and entertainment guides
Talking about types of entertainment and leisure activities
Expressing preferences, asking for and giving reasons
Understanding surveys
Making and accepting spoken and written invitations
Describing TV shows and films
Asking for and giving opinions, agreeing and disagreeing (spoken and written)
Socialising at a party
Talking about your life and work situation
Talking about changes in your life
Talking about what is important in your life
Describing personality
Understanding a horoscope
Talking about your financial situation
Describing and reading about holidays and travel
Choosing holidays and making plans
Using different reading strategies
When to use 'will' to talk about the future
Working with verbs and tenses: simple past, present perfect, using 'will' to talk about the future, using 'would', first conditional
Sentence structure: simple and more complex sentences, direct and indirect objects
Reflexives
Using adverbs and adverbial phrases
Using articles correctly
 


How will I learn?

You will learn through doing Computer Activities and you will have a teacher to help you. You can:

Do exercises on the computer - the computer will mark your work.
 


How long will it take?

The course has approximately 100 hours of material
 


Ideas to help you

You can start with any unit or any topic, but it is better to start with unit 1, topic 1, then go on to topic 2, and so on.
When you start a topic, do activity 1, then activity 2, then 3 and so on.
To go to the next activity, click on the Next button at the bottom of the page.
There are many listening activities in this course. Listen as many times as you want. Always practise saying what you hear.
You can print any page to help you remember.
You can print any page to help you do a quiz activity.
Always do the writing and discussion tasks. This is good practice.
You should learn for about ten hours each week. Try to study each day.
If you have to stop studying, write down the number of the activity. This will help you to find it when you want to start learning again.
Always ask your teacher if you have a problem or don't understand.
 


How can I go to Level 4?

Study all the lessons
Do all the exercises
Send your writing to your teacher
Do the Progress Test (print only)
Your teacher will tell you if you can go to Level 4

See Your Teacher activities

There are a number of activities in this course that require students to see their teacher for more information about how to do the activity. These activities are all marked with the banner below:

   
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SEE YOUR TEACHER

See your teacher about how to do this activity

These activities can be:

Writing activities
Discussions
Surveys
Group activities

Click here for a list of See Your Teacher activities

 

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