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General English 20+ Course for Beginners

Our General English Course for Beginners is for adults who have a low level of English (level 2 or A2). Taught in small groups, you will learn to use English in everyday situations. You will feel confident very soon!

  • This course is only available full-time (24 hours per week).

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Who is this general English for beginners course for?

Our students come from a wide range of backgrounds and nationalities. Everybody in your group will be a beginner so you will practise with people at the same level as you. This beginners English course is ideal for you if you are starting to learn English, or if you already have some knowledge of English but need to refresh basic grammar and vocabulary.

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I definitely recommend this school! I've been studying at The London School of English for the last seven months and I really love the method. The teachers are excellent. If you are looking for a high quality British English, this is the best school in London.



At the end of this course you will be able to:

  • Introduce yourself and others

  • Speak about yourself, your family, country, job, and hobbies

  • Answer and ask questions

  • Have simple conversations in English

  • Deal with everyday situations like meeting people or booking a hotel

  • Understand common words and sentences in written materials

  • Write simple emails or messages

  • Fill in simple forms with basic information

  • Know more about British culture

Course content

Every week includes:

  • Basic grammar
  • Basic vocabulary
  • Basic common phrases
  • Focus on speaking
  • Listening and reading activities
  • Pronunciation
  • Role-plays based on real-life situations
  • Advice on the best ways to study, both in the classroom and outside

Included in the fees

Fees include training plus:

  • All course materials and resources

  • Three months access to London School Online platform

  • Detailed end of course progress report

  • Certificate of course completion

Note: All materials for the course are provided for you. If you wish to buy your own copy of the course book this is available to purchase at cost from reception.

  • location London, Holland Park Gardens
  • students Maximum group size: 10
  • age Minimum age: 20
  • duration 2024
    Duration: 5 weeks
  • timetable 24 hours per week.
    09.30 - 16.00 (Monday to Friday)
  • dates Start dates 2024
    12 February (5 weeks)
    22 April (5 weeks)
    1 July (5 weeks)
    9 September (5 weeks)
    18 November (5 weeks)
  • timetable Sample timetable
  • price 2024
    £2975 for 5 weeks

English Level

  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
  • 6
  • 7
  • 8
  • 9

Level 1 (Beginner)

I do not speak any English.

Level 2 (Elementary)

I can say and understand a few things in English.

Level 3 (Pre-Intermediate)

I can communicate simply and understand in familiar situations but only with some difficulty.

Level 4 (Low Intermediate)

I can make simple sentences and can understand the main points of a conversation but need much more vocabulary.

Level 5 (Intermediate)

I can speak and understand reasonably well and can use basic tenses but have problems with more complex grammar and vocabulary.

Level 6 (Upper Intermediate)

I speak and understand well but still make mistakes and fail to make myself understood occasionally.

Level 7 (Pre-Advanced)

I speak and understand well but still make mistakes and fail to make myself understood occasionally.

Level 8 (Advanced)

I speak and understand very well but sometimes have problems with unfamiliar situations and vocabulary.

Level 9 (Very Advanced)

I speak and understand English completely fluently.