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This lesson will focus on a very challenging part of English pronunciation, /l/ and /r/. These sounds take time and energy to perfect.

This lesson is aimed at quickly improving pronunciation. It will focus on three sounds that don't appear in the Japanese alphabet, but most people can start to make them relatively quickly.

This class will discuss pros and cons, consider strong statements, and look at the gray area that exists between two extreme points of view.

A common misconception is that Europe is becoming more and more dangerous because of an apparent increase in terrorist attacks. In fact, Europe in the 1970s was much more dangerous.

In this lesson we'll discuss nature and traditions, and decide what role they should play in logical decision making.

In this lesson, let's discuss odds and probability, and how certain things effect odds, while others don't.

Using sound logic is vital for advanced communication. It will also help you answer questions clearly in meetings, presentations and conversation, as well as get better scores on logical aspects of English speaking tests. This lesson is about how to use data.

Check your score sheet and you will find two of your delivery scores in G.B.C. relate directly to confidence and enthusiasm (specifically nervousness and animation/enthusiasm).

Using sound logic is vital for advanced communication, it will also help you answer questions clearly in meetings, presentations and conversation. It will also help you get better scores on logical aspects of English speaking tests.

Using sound logic is vital for advanced communication, it can help to understand and answer questions clearly in meetings, conversation or English tests. This lesson is about cause and effect, compared with correlation.

We're going to practice for your interview. You'll need to make sure you are prepared for this lesson. Your teacher will give you advice for preparation at the end of the last lesson.

This lesson will look at interrupting very politely, moving the interview topic forward or backward, and finishing smoothly.

We will practice confirming key information using specific, professional language.

This lesson will look at confirming information. We use this language to check facts, confirm the overall meaning, or just to respond to surprising information.

This lesson will look at active listening—this can help you show understanding or show interest. It can also shift the focus of the interview back to you, so you can ask a question.

We will practice giving instructions or direction using clear, appropriate and polite English.

In this lesson, we will practice focusing on a topic and asking for more detail on it using follow-up questions. This is essential if you need to get more information from an expert.

Asking the right question is key to getting the right answer. We will practice direct and indirect questions, and we’ll use a variety of ways of asking questions.

This is a conversation class based on a scientific video. This video is about quantum mechanics. This field of study is quite advanced, so don't worry about understanding every detail in the video!

This short video is about the impact of music on plants. Certain studies have shown that classical music actually helps plants grow. Watch the video and then try to make your own conclusion!