Designed for highly proficient English language users,
many of whom can pass for native speakers of English,
this course refines participants' spoken and written
production of English through a variety of integrated,
context-rich exercises. Class size limited to 10 participants.
It is expected that successful participants will improve
their abilities in understanding sophisticated spoken and
written English, as well as develop their own communicative
abilities in English.
Class meetings utilize authentic articles from prominent periodicals
and related broadcasts on a facet of American culture, economy,
history, politics or society in order to develop participants' reading
and listening skills while providing a context for an analysis of the
topic presented. Related vocabulary, idiom and preposition exercises
are used to more fully develop participants' competencies.
Section 1: Wednesdays, 6:00 P.M. - 8:30 P.M.
Option #1: In-person: Students may now participate in classes
in-person if they have been vaccinated against COVID-19.
Option #2: Online: Students may participate in class online,
if they wish.
Price: $150 per 4-week course
Click here for a description of core course level equivalencies.
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Here's what students are saying about this course:
"If you were in the class, you would notice the selected materials contain many beautiful and useful phrases which you could use in daily life and the business world. I highly recommend it."
-J. Zhao (China)
"Since I found this course, I've been improving my English skills. I highly recommend these classes if you want to take your English to the highest level!"
-S. Leon (Costa Rica)
"This course has been helping me improving my English in a number of ways, from the addition of new stylistic elements to my written English, to expanding my vocabulary, from teaching me idioms to making me appreciate subtleties I can now use in my profession and in my every day conversation... and classes are lots of fun! It is a real asset for anyone who wants to bring his/her English to the
-R. Zanzonico (Italy)
"I truly believe these classes have helped me in so many ways since I came to Boston. I've improved my English as well as my knowledge of Boston culture, history and its wonderful people. We are so lucky to have a world-class teacher."
-N. Mayorga (Nicaragua)