English Corner

This class will begin again at the end of August 2022.

 

This is a free class for international students, scholars and their family members who have a basic understanding of English and who are looking for an opportunity to practice and improve.

Your teachers are:  Geri Briggs, Sarah Menefee, Betsy Ayers and Mary Hargitt, and Jessica Berger.
 

English Corner at Crosswalk Commons offers a range of activities to help you improve your English: 

 

Pronunciation and Dictation Class (12:30-1:30) 

activities and exercises to learn and practice English rhythm and pronunciation 

 

Listening and Comprehension Skills Class (1:30-2:-30)

practice with listening and reading; done in large and small group settings using selected stories from the Bible as literature

 

Idioms, Culture, and Conversation Class (2:30-3:30)

presentation of idioms and cultural topics. Conversation is practiced in small group discussions, activities and games 

 

The class is at Crosswalk Commons (925 Hilltop Drive) at the northwest part of campus. When classes are in session, City Bus 15 - Tower Acres - has a stop near the location.

 

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English Corner at Crosswalk is a place where you will find…other people just like you…people who are living in a new country, speaking a new language, experiencing new things.

 

English Corner at Crosswalk is a place where you will find… a warm, friendly and patient atmosphere in which to work on your English skills.

English Corner at Crosswalk is a place where you will find…friends.

 

Here are some comments from former students:

 "Joining this class is very interesting and helpful.  It helps us meeting more international friends, knowing real Americans' culture and to improve our English skills."

                     ---- A student from Taiwan

 

"…they don't only provide a fun and interesting class to improve our English level, but also a warm family for students who are far away from their hometown…" 
                      ---- A student from China

 

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If you would like to know more about the Tuesday Afternoon English Corner at Crosswalk, e-mail Geri at englishcornercrosswalkcommons@gmail.com

 

Click here to register for the class

 

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