7 ideas for business English classes


When teaching business English classes you are expected to act and teach in a business-like manner. This does not mean that your lessons should automatically be staid and uninteresting but that your activities should be appropriate for and relevant to the needs of your students. Asking the vice-president of the company to stand up and sing ‘I’m a little teapot’ in front of his or her staff is not the best way to approach teaching English to business professionals or to ensure your contract is renewed.

Below you can read feedback from an ITTT graduate regarding one section of their online TEFL certification course. Each of our online courses is broken down into concise units that focus on specific areas of English language teaching. This convenient, highly structured design means that you can quickly get to grips with each section before moving onto the next.

Auxiliary verbs got basic rules and the models of the auxiliary vebs are can, could,may, might, shall, should, will, would,must, have to, have to, have got to,would. An modals can be used to express a number of different ideas, such as: Obligation Possibility/probability Ability Advice Permission/prohibition. Can be used when there is informational permissonThis unit is about present tenses. You learn about Form, usages, typical student errors active stage teaching ideas. It is vital not beeing intimidated by the tens system. I learned the structure of the sentences and when to use which form. Also very good are the teaching ideas. For example for the Present Continuous developing situations or telling stories.

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