Direct English Lessons
Our Direct English Courses are taught using a unique, dynamic, and student-centred approach to learn English. Every 25-30 minute Zoom lesson focusses on improving your listening and speaking skills. Our lessons immerse you in English with rapid questions and answers which improves your understanding of spoken English.
25-30 minute lesson format: Revision Work (15 minutes), New Work (10-15 minutes)
Our teaching method focusses on:
Speed: the lessons are taught at a fast speed. There is no time to think and translate into your own language. This quickly improves your confidence and speaking skills.
Correction: you will listen and speak for most of the lesson and all your mistakes will instantly be corrected by your teacher.
Repetition: the lessons are taught through constant repetition and revision of grammatically correct sentences.
Unit 1-2: To Be, There Is/Are, Plurals, Do/Does, To Have
Unit 3-6: Present Simple, Present Continuous, Gerunds & Infinitives, Adverbs, Some & Any, Pronouns, Possessive Adjectives, Comparatives (1)
Unit 7-8: Past Simple, Irregular Verbs, Future Simple, Comparatives (2), Subject/Object Pronouns, Possessive Pronouns
Unit 9-10: Present Perfect & Verb Forms, Superlatives, 0 & 1st Conditional, Have To, Going To
Unit 1-2: numbers & counting, alphabet & spelling, parts of the body (1), clothes (1), days/months/seasons, the time, colours, family (1), animals
Unit 3-6: job names, the house, food & drink, countries/languages, daily routines, music/tv/film/newspapers, preferences & opinions, cooking, games & sport, wants, parts of the body (2), clothes (2), transport, family(2), holidays, weather, shopping, abilities, duration of time, possession, comparison (1)
Unit 7-8: the past, years & dates, distances, position & space, the future
Unit 9-10: experiences (1), travel (1), the world, size/height/weight, facts & opinions, comparisons (2), probability(1), certainty (1), obligation (1), duration of action, quantities, conditional statements (1), money & payment, employment (1), illness, furniture, intentions & plans (1)
Unit 1-2: Greeting & Introducing, Identifying Objects, Counting, Spelling Aloud, Telling The Time, Exchanging Address
Unit 3-6: Exchanging Personal Information, Expressing Preference, Giving Reasons, Expressing Desires, Clarifying Meaning, Requesting Products/Prices, Attributing Possession, Comparing
Unit 9-10: Buying Tickets, Expressing Opinions, Expressing Obligations &, Expressing Intentions
Unit 1-5: Predictions With ‘Will’ & ‘Going To’, Linking Words, Clauses, Present Perfect Continuous, Transitive & Intransitive Verbs
Unit 6-10: Modal Verbs In The Past, Past Perfect, Will & Shall, 3rd Conditional, Future Continuous, As + Adj + As, Future Perfect, Wish + Past Perfect, Past Perfect Continuous, Future Perfect Continuous, Reported Questions
Unit 1-5: behaviour & mood, giving & taking orders, punishment, proof, predictions, trouble & problems, diets, value & worth, cause & effect (1), conditional statements (3), stresses & pressures, character & personality, appearance, influence & persuasion, advantages & disadvantages, contradictions (despite/although), society, familiarity (be/get used to), frequency & routine, religion, prejudice
Unit 6-10: certainty (2), emphasis, comparison (3), making suggestions, past conditions & regrets, disappointment & satisfaction, employment (2), intention, cause & effect (2), responsibility, materials (2), deals & contracts, enthusiasm, wishes & regrets, the mind
Unit 1-3: Expressing Needs, Expressing Emotions, Reminding, Asking For/Giving Descriptions, Making Promises
Unit 4-8: Getting Someone’s Attention, Filling In Forms, Apologising, Asking For Information, Giving Orders, Asking Permission, Requesting A Service, Reporting Speech
Unit 9-10: Introducing Yourself/Someone Else, Recommending/Disapproving (Should), Expressing Possibility, Agreeing/Disagreeing, Expressing Regrets (1) & Wishes
Unit 1-3: Participles As Adjectives, Must & Have To, Phrasal Verbs, Used To.
Unit 4-8: So/Such + Adj + That, Past Continuous, 2nd Conditional, Imperatives, Present Continuous For The Future, Reflexive Pronouns, Reported Speech, Modal Verbs
Unit 9-10: Passive Voice, Wish + Past
Unit 1-3: Emotions(1), Relationships, Descriptions, Materials (1), Obligations (2), Accommodation(1), Housework, Needs, Memories, Qualifications, Experience (2), Ways & Methods (1), Habits, Directions, Politics, Past Habits & Situations
Unit 4-8: Business, Tourism, Frequency, Fractions & Decimals, Telling Stories, Celebrations, Competitions, Applications, Art, Conditional Statements (2), Apologising, Laws & Rules, Hopes & Ambitions, Complaining, Explaining, Making Arrangements, Permission, Accommodation(2), Money, Emotions(2), Fashion, Hairstyles, Emergencies, Medicine, Hobbies, Tastes, Formal & Informal Speech, Introductions, Obligations (3)
Unit 9-10: Measurements, Rates, Sizes, Probability(2), Crime & The Law, Agreeing & Disagreeing, Customs & Immigration, Travel (2), Nature & The Environment, Night Life, Invitations, Events & Sport, Wishes
Unit 1-5: Predicting, Expressing Value, Explaining Reasons (Due To), Emphasising
Unit 6-10: Expressing Deductions (Must Have Etc.),Comparing, Making Suggestions, Expressing Regrets (2), Asking Permission (2)
All Units: Management & Work, Quantity/Number, Shopping, Appearance & Reality, Tendency, Order Sequence, Manufacturing, Economics, Willingness & Reluctance, Risk & Opportunity, Negotiation, Ways & Methods (2), Damage & Injury, Blame/Fault, Presentation & PR, Suggestions/Advice/Recommendations, Dating & Relationships, Effort & Determination
All Units: Sympathising, Justifying, Suggesting/Advising/Recommending, Prediction (Should Happen)
Certificates of Completion
Students can receive a certificate of completion by completing the required number of lessons on our Direct English courses. Students should contact us when they are ready to claim their certificate.
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Direct English Lessons (25-30 minutes)