Avoiding Gaffes in English Conversation

Avoid offending people or being misunderstood when speaking English.


overall satisfaction for this course

?Average calculated from scores obtained from 44 participants who took this course.
  • Duration 1 day
  • Regular fee 500
  • Preferential fee 425?
  • Locations
    • Gatineau
    • Quebec City
    • Montreal


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

Targeted audience

Any French-speaking audience.



Customer Testimonials

Annie, the teacher, is very dynamic and interesting. I loved this day.

Marie-Claude C. / Comptable, Métro Richelieu Inc.


  • 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


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

    November 9 2017

  • Quebec City

    December 8 2017

  • Montreal

    January 26 2018

  • Gatineau

    April 11 2018

  • Montreal

    June 6 2018

  • Quebec City

    June 11 2018

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