Practical online course to improve your English and core English language skills

Part of IH London’s Executive Online Resource Centre. All our executive courses give you free access to this resource for three months after your course. You can choose to pay for longer access and it’s available to book as a standalone option.

Who is this course for?

Practical English is a general English course for elementary to advanced level learners that helps improve your core English skills.

Course content

The course offers a highly personalised learning formula to identify weak areas, and to continually provide study material that address individual needs, as you work through the course.

At the start of the course, you will complete a diagnostic test to assess your abilities in listening, reading and grammar. The results are then used to suggest the most suitable lessons to maximise learning.

Content areas include: business; everyday life; leisure and entertainment; people and relationships; nature and the environment; society; travel and transportation.

This course has 194 lessons (350 hours of content).

Lesson times

Study in your own time. You can pause any of the lessons whenever you need to and simply start again where you left off. Available on iOS and Android mobile devices.

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For further enquiries and to book, please call +44 (0) 20 7611 2427 or email 

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