Spoken English Course for Beginners

Build your basic spoken English and use it more confidently and fluently


Online English Speaking Course for Beginners

Have you had lots of contact with English but never really speak it? Do you know a lot of English words but don’t know how to use them in a sentence? Do you understand simple grammar rules, but find it hard to use them in your spoken English? If you answered “yes”, our English speaking for beginners classes are just right for you. Our live, online English lessons for beginners will help you to understand and speak everyday English more easily. Our expert tutors will help you to improve your conversational English and speak with confidence. Express yourself clearly with hundreds of new words and expressions! After learning with Burlington, you won’t just be happy – you’ll be jubilant, delighted, thrilled or ecstatic! Practice what you’ve learned in class with our Student Topic lessons and perfect your pronunciation with the Burlington Speech Trainer®. You’ll be speaking fluent English in no time! What’s more, our English conversation for beginners package gives you Premium Access to our world-class Burlington learning materials. It’s easy to enrol in our English lessons for beginners. Start your journey to a better future now!

Conversational English for Beginners

Our English speaking for beginners for beginners classes cover 48 interesting topics – one per lesson. In each live lesson you’ll learn and practice conversational English conversation for beginners with one of our expert Burlington tutors. It’s time to get ready for the future. With Burlington Topic Lessons, you’ll not only learn English for beginners, you’ll learn English communication.

  • Education & learning – Speak confidently about studying abroad. Talk about your teachers and your classroom experiences. Learn to describe the importance of an excellent education.
  • Technology – Learn the language of gadgets and devices. Describe robots and our electronic future. Keep up with the world of tech with all the latest words and expressions.
  • Entertainment – Speak with ease about your favourite music and movies. Talk about the latest TV shows and the power of art. Discuss what it means to be famous.
  • The environment – Learn the language you need to talk about the green revolution. Describe the weather and the changing climate. Discuss farming, safe drinking water and much more.
  • Holidays & leisure leisure – Talk about your hobbies and passions with ease! Learn how to check into a hotel in English. Describe what you did on your last holiday.
  • Home and family – Describe where you live and who you live with. Talk about your family with confidence! Chat about your neighbours and your friends.
  • Food & drink – Speak fluently about your favourite dishes! Describe how to cook a meal. Learn how to order food in a restaurant, and much, much more!

English Speaking Topics for Beginners

Our Student Topic Lessons give you anytime-anywhere access to vocabulary, grammar and personalized pronunciation practice designed to boost and consolidate learning from your Live Topic Lessons. Student Topic Lessons also feature printable word lists, word games, and translation support for various Indian languages.

  • Multilingual Support
  • Vocabulary Practice + Word Lists
  • Grammar Practice + Explanations
  • Personalized Pronunciation Practice with Burlington Speech Trainer®
  • Progress Tracker
By the end of this level you will be able to communicate easily in English in a variety of day-to-day situations. Our Burlington English speaking for beginners classes will help you use the English you already know and introduce you to hundreds of new words and expressions.
  • Speak more fluently – a better vocabulary, more confidence and lots of live conversation practice will turn you into a fluent English speaker.
  • Describe routines and habits – talk with ease about your daily life, work, and leisure. Practice with our digital resources to master present tenses.
  • Talk about the past – whether you’re speaking about what you did yesterday, or describing your last holiday or work project, using past tenses accurately is a must.
  • Describe people, places and things – tell people about your friends and family, describe your home and your hometown, and learn new words for the things we use every day.
  • Make requests and suggestions – ask for things in shops, restaurants, and hotels. Get yourself heard in conversations at work and at home by expressing your ideas clearly and fluently.
  • Express your opinion – whether it’s in an important meeting, at a job interview, or in a spoken English examination, being able to say what you think is a key spoken English skill.

Premium Access for Beginners

When you join a Burlington English conversation for beginners class, you’ll get access to a set of state-of-the art digital resources. Learn conversational English for beginners quickly and easily with a variety of exciting practice materials.
  • Career Exploration & Soft Skills
Learn English communication skills for beginners with this Burlington communication skills course. Open up career opportunities with excellent spoken English.
  • Career Word Lists
Learn the words and expressions related to your career. Whether you work in retail, telecoms, IT, business, health, management, or marketing, we’ve got the vocabulary covered.
  • Digital Readers
There’s nothing better than relaxing with a good book! Our Burlington graded readers will keep you entertained and help you to learn English for beginners quickly and easily.


2 Months / 4 months

Live Topic Lessons

24 / 48

Total Live Hours

24 / 48

New Topics Per Week


Premium Access

2 Months / 4 months

Student Topic Lessons

2 Months / 4 months

Burlington English Tutors

Our experienced tutors will provide you with the expertise and advice you need to embark on a successful learning journey with Burlington English. All of our tutors have been trained to international standards to bring you the best possible learning experience.

Our tutors hold English language teaching qualifications from the University of Cambridge (UK), Trinity College London (UK), and other recognised institutions.

If you’ve had a lot of contact with English (e.g. at school, on TV) but don’t speak it very well, then our Beginner level spoken English classes may be right for you. You’ll build your confidence and fluency when talking about everyday topics such as home, work and family

Yes, you will receive a Burlington English certificate stating that you have completed either 24 or 48 hours of spoken English classes at CEFR A2 level. You must attend all 24 or 48 live Topic Lessons to receive the certificate.

No, you can’t transfer your classes to another learner.

For any queries you may have, please speak directly to your tutor during class, or email us [email protected]

Please complete the form on our website. One of our experts will then get in touch with you and explain the entire process.

Learning a language is a lifelong process – not something that can happen overnight. After attending your Burlington Topic Lessons, you will be able to communicate more confidently and fluently, and with a wider range of vocabulary.

When we’ve received your payment, we’ll send you an access code for your Live Topic Lessons, Student Topic Lessons and Premium Access material.

You can use the Student Topic Lessons and Premium Access material for the duration of your subscription (2 months or 4 months). You can download and print word lists for each Student Topic Lesson.

A 2-month subscription includes 24 live Topic Lessons which are delivered online via Zoom. Each class lasts for 60 minutes. A 4-month subscription includes 48 live classes. There are three new live Topic Lessons available each week. Each Live Topic lesson is available for two days at a variety of times. You can schedule your Topic Lessons on the day and time that you want with our online scheduling tool.

We hope that this won’t happen! However, if you feel that your class is too easy or too difficult, you should speak to your tutor about moving to another level.

Your teacher will provide you with regular feedback about your spoken English during your live Topic Lessons. Our Progress Tracker tool allows you to monitor your performance through Student Topic Lessons and other Premium Access material. And don’t forget to assess yourself! If you’re feeling more confident about using English, and speaking it more easily and fluently, then you’re making progress!

Not necessarily – it depends on the teacher’s timetable and the days / times you decide to schedule your classes. But don’t worry! All of our tutors are highly skilled experts who know how to deliver an excellent online learning experience

It’s your choice! You can schedule all 24 or 48 Topic Lessons in advance if you want to. Booking closes 1 hour before the Topic Lesson begins.

Yes, you can change / cancel your class on the online scheduler. You must do this at least 6 hours before the class begins.

If you do not attend a class you have scheduled, you will still be marked as present on our system, and you will lose that lesson. Please remember to cancel your class if you can’t attend!

We would be very sad if we had to lose you! We currently have no refund policy, so we encourage you to attend classes for the full 2 or 4 months.

Normally, we don’t cancel classes. However, if there are any changes, we’ll contact you well in advance.

Our maximum class size is 12 students.

We  hope that our tutors will be able to deal with your questions during class. You can also write to us at this address : [email protected]

To access our live, online classes, you’ll need a minimum of a stable 3G or 4G internet connection. A faster internet connection will provide a smoother experience.

Yes, you can! However, you’ll get a richer, more immersive experience if you attend classes on a device with a larger screen.

Beginner English

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2 Months / 4 months

Live Classes

24 / 48

Total Hours

24 / 48

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