Our Online Advanced English course (ESL) is affordable and it is offered at convenient times.  This course is designed for advanced ESL students (C1 and C2). 


What to Expect

Our Advanced English course includes 20-hours of class time.  Each student receives a personal textbook.  Our students are able to choose their class schedules. First, our students can choose to have their classes:

  • 2-days per week
  • 3-days per week

Second, our students can choose to have their classes between:

  • 8:00 AM – 10:00 AM
  • 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
  • 12:00 PM – 2:00 PM
  • 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM
  • 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM
  • 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM

Third, our students can choose the duration of their course:

  • 3-weeks
  • 4-weeks
  • 5-week

By the end of our Online Advanced English course, our students are well prepared to progress to our Online TOEFL Preparation and Online IELTS Preparation courses.  Some students also choose to enroll in additional Online Advanced English courses. 


Advanced English Curriculum

Small Talk
  • Openers
  • Talking About Yourself
  • Showing Interest
  • Introducing Yourself
  • Breaking the Ice
  • Staying in Touch
  • Saying Good-Bye
Past Experiences
  • Greetings
  • Making Introductions
  • Catching Up
  • Past Experiences
  • Transitions and Connectors
  • Discourse Markers
  • Enjoyment and Pleasure
  • Expressing Emotions
  • Ending the Conversation
  • Time Expressions
Likes, Dislikes, and Interests
  • Feeling Things Out
  • Likes
  • Dislikes
  • Preferences
  • Interests
  • Desires and Dependency
  • Indifference
  • Making Offers
  • Dates and Invitations
  • Expressing Emotions
  • Compliments
Objects and Processes
  • Take a Look
  • Describing Objects
  • Properties and Features
  • Cost and Estimates
  • Use and Availability
  • Making Comparisons
  • Making Contrasts
  • Evaluations and Judgments
  • Giving Instructions
  • Expressing Emotions
Problems and Advice
  • What´s Wrong?
  • Stating a Problem
  • Asking for Help or Advice
  • Identifying the Cause of a Problem
  • Sympathy and Understanding
  • Advice and Assistance
  • Appreciation and Gratitude
  • Making Someone Aware of a Problem
  • Complaints
  • Reassurances
  • Reluctance and Avoidance
  • Expressing Emotions
Decisions and Goals
  • What Are We Going to Do?
  • Options and Alternatives
  • Reasons and Purpose
  • Advantages and Disadvantages
  • Making a Decision
  • Indecision and Hesitation
  • Setting Schedules and Deadlines
  • Goals and Plans
  • Encouragement, Recognition, and Congratulations
  • Expressing Emotions
Opinions
  • Asking for an Opinion
  • Starting an Opinion
  • Value Judgements
  • Generalizations
  • Agreeing and Disagreeing
  • Supporting and Opinion
  • Figures and Statistics
  • Making an Argument
  • Solutions and Recommendations
  • Expressing Emotions
Group Discussions
  • Opening the Floor
  • Leading a Discussion
  • Participating in a Group Discussion
  • Interruptions
  • Clarifications and Explanations
  • Misunderstanding
  • Managing the Discussion
  • In Conclusion
Serious Subjects
  •  Common Concerns
  • Offering Solutions to General Problems
  • Levels of Language
  • Direct vs. Indirect Language
  • Irony, Sarcasm, and Euphemism
  • Complaints and Demands
  • Rules and Conditions
  • Bad News and Good News
  • Causes and Consequences
  • Certainty and Possibility
  • Apologies and Agreements
Special Occasions
  • Openers: Words of Welcome
  • Honors and Awards
  • Special Occasions
  • Vacations, Holidays, and Trips
  • Dining
  • Personal Notes
Telephone Basics
  • Making a Call
  • Receiving a Call
  • Checking Details
  • Connecting a Call
  • Information and Services
  • Telephone Etiquette
  • Ending a Call
  • Making Small Talk
Telephone Messages
  • Giving Details over the Phone
  • Leaving a Message
  • Taking a Message
  • Ensuring Communications
  • Returning a Call
  • Answering Machines, Voice Mail, and Text Messages
Telephone Business
  • Making Appointments
  • Making Booking and Reservations
  • Changes and Cancellations
  • Orders and Services
  • Discussing a Problem
  • In Conclusion

Online Course Costs


Course Discounts

  • Returning Student Course Discount – $25
  • Household Multi-Course Discount – $25
  • Limit – one discount per student

Online Class Enrollment

1 – Complete our Online Class Application.

2 – After completing our Online Class Application, we will contact you within 24-hours with our payment instructions using Zelle or bank deposit at Wells Fargo.

3 – After you complete your course payment;

  • We will contact you with available times to schedule your free 30-minute Zoom Orientation Class.
  • Your first class will start within 1-week of payment.

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Advanced ESL Student

C1 Advanced ESL Student

  • Can understand a wide range of demanding, longer texts, and recognize implicit meaning.
  • Can express him/herself fluently and spontaneously without much obvious searching for expressions.
  • Can use language flexibly and effectively for social, academic and professional purposes.
  • Can produce clear, well-structured, detailed text on complex subjects, showing a controlled use of organizational patterns, connectors and cohesive devices.

Fluent ESL Student

C2 Fluent ESL Student

  • Can understand with ease virtually everything heard or read.
  • Can summarize information from different spoken and written sources, reconstructing arguments and accounts in a coherent presentation.
  • Can express him/herself spontaneously, very fluently and precisely, differentiating finer shades of meaning even in more complex situations.

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Spanish Speakers

See our free English classes offered in video form.  These free English classes are for low beginner (A1) and high beginner (A2)  ESL students who speak Spanish.  Many students have found our free English classes to be helpful; however, they are not a substitute for our in-person English classes.

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