Refine skills needed in conversations and written communication beyond survival needs. Skills needed to function effectively in familiar and unfamiliar social situations and familiar work situations. Communication needed to discuss/interpret cultural differences and use English to solve problems outside the class.
Writing: 2-3 paragraphs, short essays, letters, applications
Review of present, past, and future tenses, modals (can, should, have to, etc).
Present perfect (I have lived here for two years).
Present perfect continuous (I have been studying English for 2 months.).
Past continuous (I was sleeping when the phone rang.).
Future conditional â€“ (If I have time, I will _____.).
Comparative (Los Angeles is bigger than San Diego.).
Infinitives and gerunds (I want to get a job. I enjoy watching TV.)