Saying Where People Are - English at Work
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Saying Where People Are - English at Work

Seven Dimensions
Updated Jun 14, 2024
Course Description

Saying Where People Are explains the prepositions needed for saying where people are and use the present continuous tense for actions in progress.

 

Key Learning points

  • LANGUAGE FUNCTIONS
    over by; next to; out of/in; at; down.
  • GRAMMAR
    Present Continuous Actions in Progress - examples of everyday language.
  • IDIOMS
     Outside your comfort zone; Fall into place; Under the weather; Up in the air; Don't hold your breath.
  • VOCABULARY
    action/reaction; ignore; trending; clients; hire/hired; to/two/too.
  • PRONUNCIATION
    The Sounds of S and Sh.

 

This video is part of the English at Work Series, created by Psychologist Eve Ash, linguistics expert Dr Fran Byrnes, features comedienne Erin Brown and Emmy-award winning Kim Estes.

The Cutting Edge English at Work Series promotes communication and language competence by building the desire and motivation to learn and the confidence to try. Confidence in learning and using English leads to successful communication.

There are now 60 graded English Language learning programs. All English programs are built on established language learning principles and methodology. At the same time, great characters in comic situations help students (and teachers) have fun as they learn. They engage learners through amusing situations, entertaining characters, interesting conversations with real language, fun storylines and high quality production with practical activities.