English is spoken all over the world and therefore it is taught all over the world. This means that no matter what country you are living in, you probably have the opportunity to take English lessons. Learning English will open many doors for you. You will be able to speak with people from different countries and you give yourself an advantage when it comes to job searching.

One of the things that people fail to remember is that there are millions of native English speakers living abroad and a lot of them are English teachers. This means that you don’t always have to travel abroad in order to learn the language.
 


 

What can I do to learn English in Madrid?

If you are living in Madrid, what can you do if you want to study English?

  • You can find an academy which specializes in languages.
  • Download apps designed for learning English.
  • Buy books which help you to teach yourself the language.
  • Watch television.
  • Listen to the radio.
  • Take an online courseCallan School of English.

 

Online courses

An online course is a great way to learn English. It offers you flexibility with your time. You don’t have to travel to the school to take lessons. You can be anywhere and be able to log in and attend your classes.

An online lesson is conducted in the same way as a face to face class. The lesson is live and therefore you experience exactly what you would in the classroom.

The advantage of taking online classes is that you could be at home or in the office or even on holiday and you don’t have to miss your class. The timetable is suited to your needs.

If you live in Madrid and are put off learning English because you don’t want to go abroad to study, don’t panic. Take a course online instead. You can do it in the comfort of your home.
 

What is an online course?

An online course is carried out in the same way as an in-person course.

The class is done over videolink. The lesson is done in real time, which means that you are interacting with the teacher live. You are not watching recorded videos that are designed for you to complete exercises after they have finished.

It is as if you are in the classroom. The teacher will teach the material exactly like he or she would if you were sitting in the classroom.

They will correct your mistakes in the same way as they would in a face to face class.

The tools that you need will be provided by the school, for example an E-Book, which you will use for your course. All of the teaching tools and material will be on the platform which the teacher is using to do the lesson.

Any homework you may have can be submitted by e-mail and will be corrected promptly and returned to you.
 

If you want to learn English in Madrid, go online and check out the courses on offer.

 

G. Harman
Callan Team