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Improve a Skill: Listening

“Man’s inability to communicate is a result of his failure to listen effectively.”— Carl Rogers

 

iLANG offers a wide range of events outside class throughout the year to help improve your listening skills. Click on the event name(s) for more details.

 

Events General Speech Sound Awareness Listening for Gist Listening in Social Conversations Listening in Discussions Listening to Global English & Different Accents Exam Skills
Advising
Speaking, Pronunciation and Writing Advising Services            

Short Courses

Speaking Clearly: A Pronunciation Course

           

Speaking Fluently: A Connected Speech Course

           

Speaking Effectively: A Public Speaking Course

           

Speaking Persuasively: Put Forward an Argument via Short Films

       

IELTS Preparation

           

IELTS Speaking

           

TOEFL Preparation

           

Socializing in Workplace

           
Activities
Be a Courteous Conversationalist: Handling Difficult Situations       √     
Board Games Night            
Chit-Chat Corner          
Cinematopia: The Film Discussion Group

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Dining Etiquette            
English Language Buddy Scheme (ELBS)          
Fluency and Pronunciation Training Workshop          
Intercultural Communication Series 1: Small Talk is Not Small At All            
Intercultural Communication Series 2: Say What You Mean: When “OK” Doesn’t Mean Good             
Make Your Words Dance: Useful English Idiomatic Expressions            
Multi-cultural and Communication Exchange Scheme (McCES)         
News Talk

         
Pronunciation of the Day

         
Speaking Proficiency Training Workshop (For ELPA)

           
Winning Interviews: Persuasive Language & Strategies

       

 

Priority will be given to students in UGC-funded programs.


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