ESL Session 18: Idioms, Special Phrases and Cultural References in an American Workplace

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Monday, April 18, 2022, 9:30 – 10:30 PM UTC

In this ESL session, we will learn about the many phrases, cultural references and idioms often used at work. We will explore where many of these come from and how sports are a rich source of language used at work.


About this event

By attending this session, you will understand commonly used workplace idioms and phrases, be aware of common cultural references and learn the importance of sports idioms in the American workplace.

Forthcoming sessions:

April 20, 2022 - Session 19 - Misunderstandings: Why They Occur and How to Avoid Them at Work

April 22, 2022 - Session 20-The Spoken vs Written Word: Rules, Broken Rules and Getting Your Meaning Across

About our ESL program:

Level up with your English language skills at Turing ! As a software developer, it’s critical that your communication skills are impeccable, and our ESL program will set you up for success. At Turing, we are here to support you 100% and by participating in these sessions, you will become confident with your English language skills. At our interactive ESL sessions, we'll guide you through the many aspects of English that you will need to succeed in Silicon Valley. Join us and bring your energy, enthusiasm, and questions, and let's build together!