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English for Everyday Life  

-Practical English Conversation Class

    Are you new to the English language? Do you experience challenges communicating in a social setting?
    Join us for English for Everyday Life. We will have fresh lessons and address topics of interest to you while improving the quality of your daily interactions in the English language.

    • Ask questions and get answers about the colorful American culture!

    • Interact in class discussions and games during which you gain more experience with interactions on the street, on the job, and at social gatherings.

    • Engage in stimulating conversations with new friends in class while you polish your English listening and speaking skills!

    • Practice English vocabulary in context using both common and academic word lists.

    • Understand Midwestern North American pronunciation while using vocabulary words learned in class.

    • Work on accent reduction to increase speaking clarity.

    • Practice "on the street" speaking skills by reflecting on the meanings of common idioms.

    • Listen and ask questions about topics in which classmates are interested, and informally discuss these topics in lively and engaging conversation groups.


English for Everyday Life
Item: WKMIS4200 Sally Plattner
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Location: Hickory Hall, Hickory 105
Sessions: 12 Tu Th 5407 N. University Peoria, IL 61635
1/9/2018 - 2/15/2018 Fee: $115.00

Adult Community Programs at Illinois Central College
Illinois Central College Peoria Campus
5407 N. University St. Peoria, IL. 61635

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