This course aims at the B2 level of the Common European Framework of Reference (CEFR). The course includes reading, writing, listening, and speaking components that draw on new trends in educational technology and language teaching.
At this level, students are typically expected to be able to:
- understand the main ideas of complex text on both concrete and abstract topics, including technical discussions in his/her field of specialization,
- interact with a degree of fluency and spontaneity that makes regular interaction with native speakers quite possible without strain for either party,
- produce clear, detailed texts on a wide range of subjects and explain a viewpoint giving the advantages and disadvantages of various options.
This course provides practice in vocabulary, grammar, listening, speaking, reading, writing.
- Some of the topics covered are: holidays, health and safety, public services, celebrations and anniversaries, the media, education, work, entertainment and culture, etc.
- The listening component typically consists of listening to short or longer dialogues, excerpts from radio or TV programs, interviews, etc.
- The speaking component consists of pronunciation practice, conversations about everyday topics, as well as discussions on a variety of topics in order to practice arguing for/against a point of view, etc.
- The reading component typically deals with a variety of texts, such as: articles, letters, excerpts from books/newspapers/magazines on current issues, etc.
- The writing component consists of writing descriptive and narrative texts, opinion essays with arguments for/against a point of view with coherence and cohesion, etc.
- The grammar component includes review of verbs-nouns-adjectives, neuter nouns from Ancient Greek language, two-gender nouns, comparative forms of adjectives and adverbs, pronouns, participles, subjunctive, conjunctions, etc.
- The vocabulary in this course consists of words associated with the topics under discussion, etc. It also includes terms, expressions, proverbs from Ancient Greek and the purist variety of Modern Greek that are also used in Modern Greek and in everyday colloquial expressions.
- Remedial Lessons
- Support Lessons
- Discount for Speaking classes