CM171

Avoiding Gaffes in English Conversation

Avoid offending people or being misunderstood when speaking English.

94%

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
    • Montreal
    • Gatineau
    • Quebec City
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

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

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

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

DATES*

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

    September 22 2017

  • 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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