General English - Communicate School

Course Benefits

  • Develop your speaking, listening and conversational skills
  • Communicate more confidently
  • Use correct grammar
  • Improve your pronunciation
  • Improve writing skills
  • Learn the fundamentals to prepare for our exam preparation courses
  • Minimum 30 different nationalities in the school at any one time

General English courses will improve a wide range of skills: speaking, listening, reading, writing and grammar.  

Our qualified teachers use communicative teaching methods to provide energetic, lively and fun lessons. We pride ourselves on our fantastic nationality mix.

Key Details

Group Size

Average 9 (maximum 15)


16 +


Beginner to Advanced (A1 to C1)

Course Length

minimum – 1 week
maximum – no maximum

Lessons Per Week - 1 lesson is 50 minutes

FULL TIME STUDY – 5 days per week

  • 18 lessons / week – on average 3h per day
  • 24 lessons / week – on average 4h per day
  • 30 lessons / week – on average 5h per day

PART TIME STUDY – 2 or 3 days per week

  • 6, 9 or 15 lessons / week

Start Date

Any time – Continuous enrolment

Teaching Method

Communicative Language Teaching with extra focus on speaking


Course is accredited by the British Council and Independent School Inspectorate. See reports.


* Full-time courses are normally between 9 am and 2:30 pm. Times of your classes may depend on your level. We will give you exact times after your level assessment.



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What our students say...

  • “I found it especially useful to learn how to manage my time in writing and reading.”

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  • “"My English has improved and I can now get a better job."”

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  • “"The school has a great international atmosphere."”

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Communicate School
Murray House
85 Piccadilly
M1 2DA


+44 (0)161 2358 480