English for Meetings is a short, intermediate level course, ideal if you need to participate in meetings in English at work.
The course will provide you with techniques and appropriate language to help you participate in business meetings with confidence.
It is ideal as a stand-alone short course, or as a complement to a General Everyday English Course.
Unit 1: Could we meet next week? Arranging a meeting, confirming a meeting, rescheduling.
Unit 2: Can we start now? Making introductions, starting a meeting, stating the objectives.
Unit 3: Can I make a point here? Reporting progress, explaining cause and effect, dealing with interruptions.
Unit 4: I’m not sure I agree: Asking for comments and contributions, expressing opinions.
Unit 5: It’s a deal: Responding to offers, buying time, taking a vote, summarizing results.
Unit 6: So I think we’re finished for today: Ending a meeting, confirming decisions and action points, follow-up.