"I speak and understand quite well but still make a lot of mistakes and people don't always understand my English"

What you want

Pre-Intermediate English is an ideal course for those wishing to establish a solid foundation in English. Whether it's for your career or personal development, continued practice is essential for learning any new language.

What you can expect

The course provides 22 contact hours throughout 11 weeks. During this time, we focus on offering a dynamic and student-focused learning environment. These 11 weeks will also allow the learner to immerse themselves in the language while having fun!

This is achieved by providing the following elements in our courses.

  • vocabulary
  • listening;
  • grammar;
  • speaking;
  • reading & comprehension;
  • In-class activities

At an A2 level you can:

  1. Understand sentences and frequently used expressions related to areas of most immediate relevance (e.g. very basic personal and family information, shopping, local geography, employment).
  2. Communicate in simple and routine tasks requiring a simple and direct exchange of information on familiar and routine matters.
  3. Describe in simple terms aspects of his/her background, immediate environment and matters in areas of immediate need.

What you get

After successful completion of the course, you can breakthrough to your next language level with a working vocabulary and solid grammar foundation. And to top it off, you get an A2 language proficiency certificate defined by the Common European Framework of Reference (CEFR).

Courses Pre-Intermediate A Pre-Intermediate B Pre-Intermediate C
A2 (stage 1) A2.2 (stage 2) A2.3 (stage 3)
11 weeks / 22 hours 11 weeks / 22 hours 11 weeks / 22 hours
€ 285,- *€ 285,- *€ 285,-
Course book € 45
A2 - A2.2 A2.2 - B1
Twice-a-week 11 weeks / 44 hours 11 weeks / 44 hours
€ 525 *€ 525
Course book € 45
*If you re-register directly after your first course you will receive an earlybird discount on the next course / Course books are not included in course price

Courses

You can buy these courses after you have visited us to test your level! Click here to create an appointment.

English Pre-Intermediate A

Start date: 19/09/2019

End date: 05/12/2019

€285

English Pre-Intermediate B

Start date: 09/01/2020

End date: 02/04/2020

€285

English Pre-Intermediate C

Start date: 16/04/2020

End date: 02/07/2020

€285

Testimonials

Sarah, teacher & student 2019

Sarah, teacher & student 2019

"The warm environment, dedicated staff and overall general concern for the well-being of teachers, students and anyone who comes to CBE, set it apart from any other academy"

Tata Cristina, 2017

Tata Cristina, 2017

"CBE makes a big difference when you want to improve your English. Thank you Jo. I learned a lot with you. You are a wonderful teacher"

Urbanus's experience (Dutch Beginners 4, 2019)

Urbanus's experience (Dutch Beginners 4, 2019)

Urbanus shares how much he has learned on his Dutch course so far!