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Speak English Professionally: In Person, Online & On the Phone, Georgia Institute of Technology

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About this Course

Do you want to speak better English? This course will help you reach that goal. Speak English Professionally: In person, Online and On the Phone will boost your English speaking skills. In this 5 week course, you will learn how to identify and make a strong personal introduction. You will develop and demonstrate the speaking skills for group discussions: how to agree or disagree, how to clarify, restate and summarize. You will review and practice how to give information and respond to requests on the phone. You will study and role play effective interviewing. You will prepare and give a sales “pitch”, introducing a product or service. Throughout the course, you will change how you speak English and you will become more fluent and accurate when you speak. You will demonstrate culturally appropriate body language and tone. As you work through the course, you will complete self- and peer-evaluations. Through a combination of lectures, comprehension and vocabulary quizzes, practice and performance, you’ll gain the skills and confidence to communicate well in English, anywhere in the world. By the end of this course you will: • Change how you speak English • Improve your pronunciation and fluency • Increase your English vocabulary • Identify how culture influences your speech • Use culture to help you speak correctly • Demonstrate the best body language for different cultural settings • Know statements, questions and responses for different settings and situations...

Top reviews


Apr 27, 2017

This is a great course. I really learned a lot of things. And the instructions and teaching methods are easy to follow. I recommend it everyone who wants to improve their professional English skills.


Jul 18, 2016

i liked the way the instructor took forward the course. She conducted the course in almost the same way what she was teaching, she was a live demonstration of all the concepts taught

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441 Reviews

By Imam Ali Safari

Dec 05, 2018

It's an excellent course

By Philippe METTE

Dec 03, 2018

Bravo, premier cours sur Coursera et j'ai beaucoup aimé

By Mohamed Khalil Mohamed Ahmed

Dec 02, 2018

thanks for all here.

By Ahmed kamal Abou El-Hassan

Dec 01, 2018

Thank U^_^

By Ahsan Raza

Nov 28, 2018

Excellent videos, demos, and exercises. I learned effective techniques to improve my spoken English.

By Mareai Senan Ali Alzaidi

Nov 24, 2018

wonderful course

By Cleiser de Oliveira

Nov 17, 2018

I definitely improved my english speaking thanks to this course. Now I can sound more professional in my business conversations.

By Laila

Nov 14, 2018

اين الشهاده


Nov 14, 2018

very good it helped me a lot

it's fast and efficient

I recommand this course

By Jose Antonio Ribeiro Neto

Nov 14, 2018

My name is Jose Antonio. I am looking for a new Data Scientist career (

I did this specialization to get new knowledge about English language to complete my CV in technology.

The course was excellent and the classes well taught by teachers.

Congratulations to Coursera team and Instructors.


Jose Antonio.