Southern California is a popular destination for tourists from all over the world. From the beautiful beaches to the world-famous amusement parks to Hollywood and everything in between, there’s plenty to see and do. You can make your trip even more fulfilling and immersive by taking vacation English lessons in Riverside, CA. At American English Institute, we offer classes that are specifically designed to provide you with the competency in English you need to have an outstanding vacation. Read further to learn more about our lessons and how they can work around your vacation itinerary.
Program length and details
We understand that not everybody takes an extended vacation to the US. That being said, we can cater the length of the program you choose to your needs with options that range from one to four weeks or longer if you choose. Classes are held Monday through Friday from 9 am to 1:30 pm so you get 15 hours of instruction each week. This ensures that you’re getting a good amount of time with theoretical instruction so you can get a solid amount of practical use with afternoons, evenings, and three full days.
Our English programs are intensive and are grouped in three of four classes that we offer, which include:
- Speaking & Listening
You can choose which three of the four that you would like to study then enroll appropriately.
With most languages, it’s easier to learn how to read them before you speak them. This helps to teach you sentence structure and context of how words are used. This is a great way to be introduced to English as you can start by reading children’s books and other simple passages that can introduce you to the language. Our program will help you learn to read English with understanding.
Speaking & listening
While reading is a simple introduction to a language, fully experiencing a language by speaking it and listening to others speak it is more effective. This helps you to work on pronunciation, contextual usage of words, and understanding the meaning of the words you say. It also helps you to understand the way you shape your mouth and use your tongue and teeth with specific words and sounds.
When you’re a new English speaker and you’re speaking to someone who’s been speaking it their whole life, it can be difficult to convey the appropriate message you want. This can come as a result of your unfamiliarity with words in the language and the way they’re used in a situation or proper pronunciation. Learning how to properly write in English is a great way to communicate when speaking has broken down. It will help you to provide the person with whom you’re trying to communicate with another form of expressing yourself.
One of the most advanced and complex ways of learning to speak English is learning to use correct grammar. Much of it is circumstantial with relatively loose rules compared to other languages. That being said, learning English grammar will teach you how to form clear and concise sentences that effectively communicate your message. You’ll find the while English grammar can be difficult and frustrating, the basics are essential to efficient
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Get more out of your trip to the US with vacation English lessons in Riverside, CA. Our team at American English Institute can help you improve your English speaking abilities while on vacation so you can get more out of your trip. You’ll find that you can enjoy your travels more as you can communicate much easier with those around you. Give us a call at 951-824-6150 or send a message using our online contact form to get in touch.