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English / ESL Courses in Portland, Oregon

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ELS Language Centers, Portland:
Over the past 45 years ELS has helped hundreds of thousands of students meet their study goals in the US, while providing them with a unique American experience. Programs are offered for students who wish to attend a college or university in the US, need English to advance in a career, or simply want to improve their English. With over 50 locations across the US, most on university campuses, ELS gives you the choice of the study environment and program that is perfect for you! At our Center in Portland, Oregon on the magnificent West Coast of the US, away from the hectic and noise of other cities, we pride on our dedication to teaching English. Our English programs are structured to accelerate your learning with optimal time in the classroom. These programs help students significantly improve their English skills and fully prepare for university study in the USA.

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Intensive English:
The ELS Intensive English Program, our most popular program of study, will help you significantly improve your English skills, achieve greater fluency, and fully prepare you for university study in the USA. More than 550 universities, colleges and career schools accept completion of an advanced ELS level as meeting the English language requirement for admission.

* The Intensive English Program curriculum includes 30 lessons per week of classroom instruction and practice in all key language skills: speaking, listening, pronunciation, vocabulary, reading and writing.
* Students practice conversation skills and other speaking skills using practical, real-world English, learn to wriPhoto of English / ESL Courses in Portland, Oregonte with accuracy and effectiveness, develop strategic listening skills and improve their use of grammar.
* Skills Enhancement Classes allow students to customize their program to suit individual interests. Sample classes include American Idioms, American Film, Current Events and American Culture. Choices vary by location.
* In our new Language Technology Centers, students work on their individual language skills and objectives through technology-supported learning.
* Contact America! provides students with regular opportunities to meet and speak with Americans, visit and observe university courses, listen to guest lecturers and participate in local excursions.
* Academic advising is included in the program for students who are considering further study at an American university.
* More than 550 universities, colleges and career schools accept completion of an advanced ELS level in place of the TOEFL®.

Semi-Intensive Emglish:
The ELS Semi-Intensive Program is ideal for students who want to learn English while also having time to visit local cities and attractions. Students take classes in the morning and have afternoons free to explore and use their improving English.

# Semi-Intensive English includes 20 lessons per week of classroom instruction and practice in all key language skills: speaking, listening, pronunciation, vocabulary, reading and writing.
# Students practice conversation skills and other speaking skills using practical, real-world English, learn to write with accuracy and effectiveness, develop strategic listening skills and improve their use of grammar.
# In our new Language Technology Centers, students work on their individual language skills and objectives through technology-supported learning.
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American Explorer:
If you are planning a short vacation in the USA and would like to include some English classes, our American Explorer Program is perfect for you. Study English in the morning and enjoy the afternoons practicing your English while sightseeing and visiting local attractions.

* 12 levels of instruction from Beginning to Masters
* 15 x 50-minute lessons each week
* Classes Monday to Friday, with afternoons free
* 4-week sessions
* 15-student maximum in listening/speaking and reading/writing classes; 20 in Skills Enhancement classes
* Available year-round at all Centers (except Fast Track locations)
* 26 start dates annually

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Address: NE Holman St, Portland, Oregon , USA
Some interested visitors submitting program inquiries to our school up to 2018-09-20 were from:

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International Language Institute, Gaithersburg MD
Courses / Programs
• Study English in the U.S. with the International Language Institute (ILI) in Gaithersburg, Montgomery County, Maryland, just 15 miles north-west of Washington DC, and situated just south of Germantown MD.

• We provide a wide range of English as a Second Language (ESL) programs for beginner to advanced level students, including TOEFL preparation. Our English courses are available during the day, in the evening, and on Saturdays.

• Our mission is to provide high-quality language instruction and academic preparation, at a superior value, to satisfy the individual goals of those who choose to study for academic, professional, or personal reasons.

• Over the past 43 years, our company has seen steady growth and developed a strong reputation around the world and locally for quality language training and academic preparation at a superior value.

• Our English programs are accredited by the Accrediting Council for Continuing Education and Training (ACCET). ACCET is a national accrediting agency listed by the United States Secretary of Education.

• We are authorized under Federal law to enroll individuals with a student visa as well as other non-immigrant foreign students. ILI also has a language school in Dupont Circle in the center of Washington DC.

Student Testimonial:
"Not only have I improved my language skills, but I’ve also made great friends. Among those friends are teachers who have very effective ways of teaching and make learning less daunting."
- Brahim, Mauritania
English Language Courses for Adults:

• Intensive English Program (IEP) - 16 weeks

• TOEFL Preparation course (4, 8 or 12 weeks)

• Private English lessons in your home, workplace or our institute

• Evening English classes

• Weekend (Saturday) English courses

• Semi-private English tutoring

• Special group classes (3+ students of the same level)

• Business / Corporate English Training (Idiom Courses; Accent Reduction Courses; Grammar & Practice; Vocabulary Development; Readings in American Culture & Conversation)

• Homestay Program (with a local family)
The Language Academy, Fort Lauderdale
Courses / Programs
• Learn English in the beautiful surroundings of south-east Florida! 

• Located in Ft. Lauderdale, Broward County FL, The Language Academy (TLA) is one of the premiere language institutes in the area. We provide a range of beginner to advanced level English language classes to adults and juniors (ages 11-18) from around the world.

• Courses include General English, Intensive English, TOEFL exam preparation, and more. Personal attention and quality teaching are our top priorities. We know how important learning is for you.

• That is why an English language course at TLA is a total experience in academic, social and cultural life in the U.S., as well as a sound investment in your future.

• Our experienced and qualified teachers focus on your needs, your interests and your goals. You, the learner, are encouraged to participate actively in cultural activities and fully benefit from your visit.

• The Language Academy is accredited by ACCET (Accrediting Council for Continuing Education & Training), and is recognized by the US Department of Education.

Student Review:
"I had an awesome time at TLA!! The teachers and the staff are very friendly and helpful! I can highly recommend this language school for everyone!!"
- Mario
English Language Courses:
Beginner to Advanced

• General English - 8 levels

• Private / One-on-one English lessons

• University Preparation

• TOEFL, TOEIC, IELTS exam preparation

• Cambridge FCE, CAE, CPE, BEC, & TKT exam preparation

• English for Executives / Business English

• Junior Summer Program for 11-18 year olds

• Homestay program with local host family

• Spanish, Portuguese, French, Italian, & German classes
American Language Programs, Inc.
Courses / Programs
• American Language Programs is a Massachusetts-based language training provider that offers a range of business-based English language immersion programs for individuals and companies from around the world.

• We have courses designed for busy executives, diplomats, managers, everyday businessmen & women, and more. Students select the time of year, the number of study hours, and the level of their program.

• Students from all over the world gain rapid improvement in their use of English as a Second Language through our unique method of English language immersion.

• Our business programs are ideal for students already working or training in areas of General Management, Administration, Customer Relations, Sales, Marketing, Finance and Banking. 

Our specialized Business English courses are available in:

• Boston, Massachusetts
• New York City, NY / New Jersey
• Phoenix, Arizona
• Honolulu, Hawaii
• Vancouver, BC in Canada
• Los Angeles & San Francisco, California
• Orlando, Kissimee, Miami, Palm Beach & Boca Raton, Florida
Business / Corporate English Programs:

• Business & Specialized Vocabulary Program (Designed for the busy executive / professional)

• Corporate English Workplace Lessons (Increase productivity and encourage career development and advancement)

• Public Speaking / Small Group Presentation Instruction (Designed in a way to cover American English that is needed in everyday business situations

• Customized English Programs (Designed according to your specific needs)

• General English Classes (We also provide English exam prep, private lessons, and more)
Harvest English Institute, Newark & Long Branch
Courses / Programs
• Harvest English Institute is a quality English language school with campuses in Newark and Long Branch, New Jersey.

• We provide a range of beginner to advanced level English courses for students already living in the USA, as well as for international students (we have successfully brought students from all over the world to our campuses in NJ).

• Courses include an Intensive English Program (IEP), Elective courses, TOEFL Preparation, and Business English courses.

• Harvest Institute was founded with the vision of integrating the newest members of the American society with its roots, culture and history. Our focus is not only to teach the English language but also to introduce students to American culture and lifestyle.

• Harvest Institute has been recognized as a unique learning institution, for its revolutionary and visionary methods of teaching which branch out to culture and human development.

• Our intensive courses are designed for those who want to learn how to speak fluently, read, and write academic English quickly. Harvest also has a school in Orlando, Florida.

• We are authorized to issue I-20's to obtain F1 student visas.

Student Review:
"Studying at Harvest Institute has helped me to improve my English. When I first started I thought it would be impossible to learn but the teachers encouraged me from the beginning with the grammar classes combined with Conversation, Pronunciation, and Writing Classes, proving to me that I was capable of learning."
Luhara, Brazil
English Language Programs for Adults:

• Intensive English Program (Beginner, Intermediate, High Intermediate & Advanced Levels)
• TOEFL iBT Exam Preparation
• Elective Courses (Pronunciation / Accent Reduction & Writing Courses)
• Business English
• Recreational English
• Private English lessons for adults, colleges students, healthcare & business professionals
• Summer English courses for adults

Our housing options include a Homestay program with an American family, and an apartment share option.
ABC Languages - Bronx, Westchester County NY & Southern CT
Courses / Programs
• Do you need to improve your English language skills? If you live in The Bronx, Westchester County NY or Southern Connecticut, you can take private or semi-private English lessons with ABC Languages.

• Our qualified and highly-experienced ESL tutors can design a curriculum that will help you to meet your specific goals. Improve your job opportunities or simply make communicating in English in your everyday life easier!

• Private lessons mean you can learn at your own pace and according to your own schedule.

• Choose to meet your English language teacher from once a week to every day. It's entirely up to you! One-on-one / small group English lessons can take place at your home, office or agreed location.

Locations for private lessons include:

• The Bronx, NYC

• Westchester County NY
Ardsley, Bedford, Bedford Hills, Bethel, Briarcliff Manor, Bronxville, Brookfield, Cortlandt, Croton-on Hudson, Darien, Dobbs Ferry, Eastchester, Elmsford, Greenwich, Harrison, Hastings-on Hudson, Irvington, Katonah, Larchmont, Mamaroneck, Montrose, Mount Kisco, Mount Pleasant, Mount Vernon, New Canaan, New Rochelle, Newtown, North Salem, Ossining, Peekskill, Pelham Manor, Pleasantville, Pound Ridge, Purchase, Redding, Rye Brook, Scarsdale, Shelton, Sleepy Hollow, Southport, Stratford, Tarrytown, Tuckahoe, Weston, Wilton, Yonkers, Yorktown, White Plains..

• Fairfield County CT
Bridgeport, Danbury, Darien, Greenwich, New Canaan, Newtown, Norwalk, Southport, Stamford.. (Contact us about your city or area)
Private / Semi-Private English Language Lessons:
• Private & Semi-Private English classes for adults: Basic English for beginners; Intermediate-level English classes; Advanced English lessons

• Preparation for TOEFL, TOEIC exams

• Private / Semi-Private ESL tutoring for K-12 students

• Corporate English training for business professionals & organizations

Foreign / Second Language Classes:
• Spanish, French, Mandarin Chinese, Japanese, Portuguese, German, Russian, Polish, Greek, Arabic, Farsi, Hindi, Vietnamese, Korean..
ABC Languages, New York
Courses / Programs
At ABC Languages, a premiere language institute in New York, we strive to provide top quality English language lessons, while also creating a multi-national atmosphere of students who come from all over the world.

Our school is fun and friendly, and is located right in midtown Manhattan near many subways and public transportation. We offer on-site lessons in all of Manhattan and parts of Brooklyn and Queens, NY
English Language Programs for Adults & Juniors:

- Full-time English Course
- Part-time English Course
- Business English Course
- TOEIC preparation
- iBT TOEFL preparation
- One-on-one, private lessons
- Junior Group Holiday Programs
- Preparation for Entrance into U.S. University; Preparation for Entrance into U.S. high school