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Learning English for the Workplace

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Use the lessons on this short course to help employees who speak or write little or no English improve their communications skills for the workplace. Increasing your employee's ability to read, speak and write English improves their productivity and the overall morale in your company.
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Lesson 1 - Improving your Note-taking Skills: Strategies for Mapping a Speech Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18441].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18441].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 3 - Listening for Intonation Cues Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[29704].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[29704].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 4 - Listening for the Main Point Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[29705].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[29705].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 5 - Listening for Tone & Attitude Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[29701].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[29701].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 6 - Listening to Accented English Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[29706].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[29706].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 7 - The Four Stages of the Listening Process Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18437].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18437].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 8 - Transitions & Signal Words in Listening Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[29702].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[29702].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Ch 2. Communicating in English {{cp.topicAssetIdToProgress[170531].percentComplete}}% complete
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Lesson 1 - How to Pace Yourself When Speaking Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[32853].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[32853].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 2 - Identifying & Correcting Errors in Your Own Speaking Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[32857].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[32857].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 3 - Managing Mistakes While Speaking Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[32856].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[32856].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 4 - Speech Organization: Importance to Speaker & Audience Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[19119].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[19119].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Ch 3. Reading in the English Language {{cp.topicAssetIdToProgress[170533].percentComplete}}% complete
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Lesson 1 - Close Reading vs. Big Picture Reading Strategies Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4679].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4679].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 2 - Constructing Meaning with Context Clues, Prior Knowledge & Word Structure Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4674].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4674].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 3 - How to Use Context to Determine the Meaning of Words Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1593].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1593].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 4 - Reading Strategies Using Visualization Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4675].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4675].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 5 - What Are Connotation and Denotation? - Definitions & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4676].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4676].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 6 - What is Inference? - How to Infer Intended Meaning Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4673].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4673].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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