Online course introductions

Online course introductions

Learn how to introduce yourself on an online course.

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

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10 Sep, 00:04 – Israa Al Ahmadi

Hi everyone! I'm from Qatar. Nice to meet you. It's my first time studying online. I hope to learn a lot from the course and from all of you!

9 Sep, 15:04 – Jonathan Davies

Welcome everyone. I'm Canadian but living in Scotland. The last time I studied anything was forty years ago … I'm a bit nervous! Good luck, everyone!

9 Sep, 11:21 – Le Thi Ha

Hello. I'm so happy to be doing this course. I've finished two other online courses this year so I'm looking forward to my third. I'm from Vietnam by the way. Looking forward to meeting you all!

9 Sep, 10:43 – Carlos Garcia Gonzales

Hi! Looks like I'm the first one here so … hi to everyone who joins the course and nice to meet you! Good luck with the course and see you in the next lesson!


1. Keep your introduction short and clear.

2. Say hello and give a little bit of information about yourself. Don’t say anything too private or personal.

3. You can say what you hope to get or learn.

4. Wish people good luck.

5. You don’t have to write full sentences.

6. You might use more exclamation marks (!) than in formal writing because it looks friendly.

Task 1

Task 2

Task 3


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Average: 5 (8 votes)

Submitted by Mohamedakram16 on Tue, 07/07/2020 - 18:23

Actually, we live in the age of technology, so we can find anything we want on the web and I think taking an online courses is more practice than ever, by the way, I have been taking an English courses from different websites these months

Submitted by Ronake on Sun, 05/07/2020 - 22:46

It's so helpful. You can meet people from different countries, exchange your experiences with them, learn about their culture and language. Also learning online, in the team can help you to improve each other the part that you are missing because each of member in the team has different skills, views of point, and experiences.

Submitted by Zin Mar Nyein on Sun, 05/07/2020 - 12:21

Hello Everyone! Nice to meet you all in these course. I am a learner from Myanmar. Looking forward seeing in the next lessons. Good Luck you all.
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Submitted by Hennadii on Mon, 29/06/2020 - 09:25

I like that I can study when it suits me. It could be in the evening when my kid's gone to sleep and don't disturb me or in the morning when I'm still fresh-minded and can do my best. Another good point - I can communicate with people from many countries. It's so cool to read their stories, know that we are very different but still have much in common.

Submitted by Omer_moh on Wed, 24/06/2020 - 20:03

What I like about studying online is saving time because I am not going to anywhere I can do it in my own place.

Submitted by gachatama26 on Tue, 23/06/2020 - 12:19

   I think studying online is really wonderful way to learn something. Now, I have been studying all learning online because of Covid-19. And I have been taking online English conversation which talk with Filipino in English for 6 months. For these experiences, I have noticed some attractive points about studying online. At first, I think we can learn and exchange opinions with different people around the world and acquire many knowledges by studying online. For instance, I have learned many things besides English by taking online English conversation such as foreign culture, teacher’s experience and thinking. Studying with people all over the world is like a miracle and really valuable for us. Next, I’m living in Japan and studying English now. So, I didn’t have many opportunities to use English before I started online English conversation. However, I’ve gotten more opportunities to expose English since I began it. Studying online is very useful tool to learn foreign languages. If we do studying online, we can learn efficiently and acquire a lot of things anywhere, anytime, with anyone. And it broadens our world. So, I think we should adopt more and more studying online.

Submitted by Bella on Fri, 19/06/2020 - 17:18

Good morning everyone! I am Bella. This is the first time I take an online course. I hope I can learn a lot and efficacy from this course. Hope to see all of you in the near future. --------------------------------------------- I like studying online because of convenient of online class - Firstly, I can utilize my time by saving transportation time and use it for self-studying - Secondly, in pandemic context, this is the safest way to protect me and my family away from the risk of infection virus or bacteria disease - Lastly, nowadays technology supports for learning online. We can stay at home and connect to the world via the internet and online platforms.

Submitted by Dilnoza Sulaymonova on Fri, 12/06/2020 - 07:55

Hello! I'm Dilnoza from Bukhara,Uzbekistan.I enjoy studying online.Good luck

Submitted by eshan.saif on Fri, 05/06/2020 - 21:19

It is more relaxing to study in online rather than studying in institutions. Online studying saves time while in the institutional study there are many things to worry about transportation which is time-consuming. Besides, another thing I like very much in the online study platform there are several people from different cultures and areas and they can have different thoughts which are very helpful when everyone spreads their ideas and thoughts amongst all others in that same platform.

Submitted by Clarissa on Sat, 23/05/2020 - 12:07

Hi everyone! My name is Clarissa and I'm from the city of Porto, Portugal. I'm very happy to participate of this learning process with you guys. I think learning about internet data in a group setting will be a profit to all of us. I have already so much to share with you and also to ask you. Good luck for everyone! Looking forward to meeting you again, Clarissa