English for E-mails is a short, intermediate level course, ideal if you need to write e-mails in a business context.
The course helps you to acquire the appropriate language and necessary techniques and strategies to help you write and reply quickly and efficiently to e-mails in English at work.
It is ideal as a stand-alone short course, or as a complement to a General Everyday English Course.
Unit 1: An introduction to emails: The email screen, email structure, subject lines.
Unit 2: Formal and informal emails: Formal/informal phrases, abbreviations
Unit 3: Enquiries: Writing and replying to enquiries, polite language
Unit 4: Requesting action: Writing to colleagues, talking about deadlines and taking action
Unit 5: Exchanging information: Informing and replying, colloquial phrases, being diplomatic
Unit 6: Making and confirming arrangements: Typical phrases, prepositions of time, apology