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CM171

Avoiding Gaffes in English Conversation

Avoid offending people or being misunderstood when speaking English.

95%

overall satisfaction for this course

?Average calculated from scores obtained from 70 participants who took this course.
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  • Duration 1 day
  • Regular fee 510
  • Preferential fee 460?
  • Locations
    • Gatineau
    • Montreal

Objectives

To provide the knowledge and skills required to recognize errors and expressions to avoid in daily English conversation.

Targeted audience

Any French-speaking audience.

Prerequisite

None.

Training Details

Content

  • Expressions to avoid in various daily situations (speaking to people, thanking someone, expressing disagreement, telephone calls, etc.)
  • Words and expressions that are easily confused
  • Errors that may offend or amuse people
  • Understanding the real application of words: beyond simple definitions
  • Cultural differences and their impact on social interaction
  • Practical exercises

Customer Testimonials

Very useful for Francophones to avoid traps of English language.

Robert M. / Comptable, Centre d'accueil le Portage

Select the training date*

*Unless stated otherwise, all sessions are in French.
  • Gatineau

    October 18 2019

  • Montreal

    October 21 2019

  • Gatineau

    March 16 2020

  • Montreal

    May 4 2020

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