Improve your English doing something you love!
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January course – FULL
Next course starts April. Get on the waitlist now:
We are reading
Purple Hibiscus by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
For advanced and proficient English speakers (C1 and C2)
In order to place you in the best class for your level, it is necessary to verify your English level.
We will do this with a short test and no-obligation call. To apply for this course, simply complete the short application form by clicking this button.
Do you …
- love reading?
- want to be motivated to read a whole book in English from start to finish?
- want to take part in lively group sessions to discuss what you read?
- wish to expand your English vocabulary and go beyond what you know?
- want to enjoy English, make new friends and do something different?
Yes?! Try Book Lab
- read a whole book in English
- develop your fluency & conversational strategies
- connect with others
- practise expressive pronunciation to sound more fluent and natural
- polish up your English through summarising and paraphrasing
- develop and extend areas of high level vocabulary
- develop recognition of important structures
- gain a deeper understanding of cultural issues
- apply reading strategies to have a meaningful conversation about the book
Improve your English doing something you love
Read a book!
Each Book Lab, the group votes to choose the book. So far we’ve read Bridget Jones’s Diary, Slumdog Millionaire, The Black House, Beautiful World, Where are You?, The Great Gatsby, White Teeth and How to Kill your Family!
Every two weeks, you will read around 50-60 pages and then we meet up online for a Virtual Classroom. During Book Lab we will have A LOT of discussion about the book! We’ll also examine the language, review vocabulary, practise pronunciation and clarify any questions.
“The Book-lab class is fantastic! I love it so much!”Vale
Bonus 1 > How to Approach reading a book in English and enhance your understanding
Bonus 2 > Reference Guide: Facilitating a book discussion
Have a question?!