English course prospectus

English course prospectus

Read the prospectuses for two different English courses to practise and improve your reading skills.

Do the preparation task first. Then read the text and do the exercises.


Reading text

Charles School

Learn English in one of our three schools for the best experience at the lowest prices. Choose from London, Oxford or Cambridge. Practise your English, make friends and see England!

General English

Improve your speaking, listening, reading and writing.

Intensive course

31 hours per week, Monday–Thursday 9 a.m.–5 p.m. and Friday 9 a.m.–12 p.m.

Part-time course

15 hours per week, Monday–Friday, mornings, afternoons or evenings.

  • Mornings: 9 a.m.–12 p.m.
  • Afternoons: 2–5 p.m.
  • Evenings: 5–8 p.m.

Exam preparation

Extra focus on grammar and vocabulary, and exam practice.

19 hours per week, Monday to Thursday 9 a.m.–1 p.m., Friday 9 a.m.–12 p.m.

Prices (per week)

  • Intensive: £500
  • Mornings: £190
  • Afternoons: £230
  • Evenings: £270
  • Exam preparation: £300

Elizabeth School of English

One-to-one classes and groups in central London. Our teachers are all qualified and experienced for a high-quality English course.

Build your own course

Choose the modules to suit your needs. Choose the times that work for you.

General English**

  • English skills: reading, writing, listening, speaking
  • Writing extra
  • Speaking extra
  • Grammar and vocabulary

English for Life

  • English for business
  • English for doctors
  • English for engineers
  • University path

Exam preparation

Courses from 5 to 35 hours per week.


  • General English classes: £10 per hour
  • English for Life classes: £15 per hour
  • Exam preparation classes: £10 per hour
  • One-to-one classes: please email for prices


Monday to Friday 9 a.m.–9 p.m.
Saturday 9 a.m.–1 p.m.

** General English classes are only available with a minimum of two students.

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Average: 4.1 (37 votes)

Submitted by tomoka on Mon, 22/06/2020 - 08:01

I want to study English at Charles school.There are two reasons. Firstly, I can improve my English skill of speaking, listening, reading and writing at the lowest prices. I think that maybe there are people who they think it is natural to spend a lot of money at studying. Of course, I also think it. But if there are courses which allow students to study at low price, I choose the course. Secondly, I am able to decide the place. Unfortunately, Charles school is so far from here. But It is attractive for me to select the place I learn. In addition, in the place I choose, I want to study so hard. From these two reasons, I want to study English at Charles school.

Submitted by mahiro on Mon, 22/06/2020 - 06:41

Hello everyone. This text summary is which school chose. If I was there, I chose Elizabeth School of English. The reason for chose because I feel attractive one to one class.I I feel not nervous and I can study in English. I'm often forgot the word when I was feel nervous. I think so it's right for me. I would like to take a lesson in Elizabeth School of English.

Submitted by Dilnoza Sulaymonova on Fri, 12/06/2020 - 08:42

I would choose Charles School because they have many choices for choosing a place.

Submitted by Sharif Tayyebi on Sun, 31/05/2020 - 07:44

Well, if I were there, I would choose Charles school. There are two main reasons: Firstly, there are many choices for choosing a place to study. Varying places is a good reason, because I can compare my state with every place and then I can choose the best. Next, I would like to study part time, especially in the morning. Fortunately, the morning classes have the lowest cost. However, the cost of Elizabeth school is lower than the Charles school. Indeed, I prefer studying English in Cambridge or Oxford. So, if I can afford it, I would like to go to one of them. Regards, Tayyebi

Submitted by mouna99 on Tue, 19/05/2020 - 14:59

I would choose Elizabeth School of English, because you can the time suits you, and you have many different classes also you can pay by hours and it's cheaper and you can go for 35 hours per week, adding to that their teachers are qualified

Submitted by Lauracastanos on Thu, 14/05/2020 - 23:49

I would choose to Charles School because is in three schools for the best experience at the lowest prices in London.

Submitted by Djoo on Sun, 26/04/2020 - 06:45

I would choose Elizabeth School of English because i can choose the good time for me and I can study per hour and at this School teachers are qualified and expérience.
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Submitted by OlaIELTS on Tue, 07/04/2020 - 23:29

Hi, I would choose Elizabeth School of English. The reason for this includes: - It has weekend classes. - It has the most choice about when to study. - It has the most different kinds of classes. - It has the most choice about price for courses per week.

Submitted by jahidbd on Sun, 05/04/2020 - 09:04

I'll chose the Charles School because of they gives option to make my won module. They have many shift so I cold chose one from many.

Submitted by Giahaitruong on Mon, 02/03/2020 - 11:09

I'd like to choose Charles School. On the one hand, It had been chosen by Oxford and Cambridge. On another hand the school has Intensive course that is nessecery for me to advance my English.