Select Pre-intermediate 2 helps you perform more complex tasks at work in English, such as talking about prices, planning events and dealing with problems.

By the end of this level, you’ll be able to:

  • explain how a product works
  • talk about prices and discounts
  • talk about jobs and working conditions
  • ask about future opportunities in a company
  • deal with problems and difficult customers
  • plan an event and assign tasks.

What you will cover in each module:

Module 1: Buying a product
  • 1.1 Greeting and offering help in a shop
  • 1.2 Describing how products work
  • 1.3 Comparing products
  • 1.4 Explaining something when you don’t know the word
  • 1.5 Talking about prices and discounts
  • Module 1 Review
Module 2: Looking for a job
  • 2.1 Talking about the type of job you would like to have
  • 2.2 Talking about job responsibilities and how you find a job
  • 2.3 Asking for and giving advice on looking for a job
  • 2.4 Asking and explaining how you got your job
  • 2.5 Understanding and talking about a job advert
  • Module 2 Review
Module 3: Job applications and interviews
  • 3.1 Preparing a CV and covering letter
  • 3.2 Preparing for a job interview
  • 3.3 Answering interview questions about your skills and experience
  • 3.4 Explaining why you are the right person for the job
  • 3.5 Answering questions about your future plans and goals
  • Module 3 Review
Module 4: Job interviews; accepting an offer
  • 4.1 Asking about working conditions and benefits at a job interview
  • 4.2 Asking about future opportunities in a company
  • 4.3 Ending an interview appropriately
  • 4.4 Talking about how a job interview went
  • 4.5 Responding to a job offer
  • Module 4 Review
Module 5: Company information
  • 5.1 Asking and answering questions about routines and schedules
  • 5.2 Giving advice about getting around a city
  • 5.3 Asking and talking about company structure and roles within the company
  • 5.4 Talking about company rules and regulations
  • 5.5 Asking for clarification and confirming you’ve understood
  • Module 5 Review
Module 6: Making arrangements to meet
  • 6.1 Making arrangements
  • 6.2 Describing appearance and personality
  • 6.3 Ordering a meal at a restaurant
  • 6.4 Talking about free-time activities and interests
  • 6.5 Asking for and paying the bill
  • Module 6 Review
Module 7: Dealing with problems
  • 7.1 Dealing with problems 1
  • 7.2 Getting more details about a problem
  • 7.3 Dealing with difficult customers
  • 7.4 Discussing problems and suggesting solutions
  • 7.5 Checking a problem has been solved
  • Module 7 Review
Module 8: Planning events
  • 8.1 Asking people to do things
  • 8.2 Expressing opinions and reaching an agreement
  • 8.3 Planning an event and assigning tasks
  • 8.4 Dealing with unforeseen problems
  • 8.5 Praising and thanking people for their good work
  • Module 8 Review