CM171

Avoiding Gaffes in English Conversation

Avoid offending people or being misunderstood when speaking English.

100%

overall satisfaction for this course

?Average calculated from scores obtained from 3 participants who took this course.
  • Duration 1 day
  • Regular fee 495
  • Preferential fee 425?
  • Locations
    • Gatineau
    • Quebec City
    • Montreal
SUMMARY
DETAILS

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.

Customer Testimonials

Well-structured and well-built course. The trainer has a great ease and skills for teaching her topic.

Isabelle L. / Gestionnaire des comptes créditeurs, Agence canadienne d'inspection des aliments

Content

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

DATES*

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

    February 24 2017

  • Quebec City

    March 24 2017

  • Montreal

    April 7 2017

Trainer(s) assigned(s)

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