Soak up this unique mix of Northern American and European cultures

English in the City in Montreal

If you are looking to develop fluency, target core skills, and truly experience your destination through its language, this dynamic course is your gateway to practical use of English.

This Special Focus Programme combines 20 lessons of General English with 10 lessons focused on language study inspired by your destination, for a complete intensive experience that is tailored to you and your personal reasons for learning.

Spend one lesson each week outside of the classroom with classmates, learning English and getting to know the local area.

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Reasons to take this course

  • You want an experiential programme that gives you opportunities to interact with local people.
  • You want to learn about the history and culture of the city.
  • You want to learn English for everyday situations.
Available All year
Minimum age 16
Intensity 20 General English lessons + 10 English in the City lessons (22.5 hours per week)
Starts Every Monday
Class size Maximum 15
Level All levels

Expectations

Real immersion

Get outdoors and learn English while directly experiencing the sights and spirit of your chosen destination. This is a unique, natural and authentic way to use and improve your English. Practise your English with local people in real situations.

Core English

This course builds your General English skills, and focuses on the language you will need in everyday situations. So in future, wherever you are, you will be able to express yourself clearly and confidently. Improve your speaking, listening and writing.

Special focus

You will spend one lesson each week outside of the classroom with your class, visiting places of interest and engaging in activities in the local area.

Themed lessons

Classroom study will also support themes that change weekly, including ‘Describing Art and Culture – Museum Tours’, ‘Talk like a Local – Neighbourhood Visits’ and ‘The Language of Sports – Stadium Visits’.

Testimonial block

  • Cristina Garcia

    Cristina Garcia

    studied at EC Montreal

    I chose the school because a friend told me about her experience and also it was good price. During my time here I have learnt a lot.It really has been a good experience! My favourite EC activity is the Fridays with my friends andthe parties! ...

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  • Javier Montano

    Javier Montano

    studied at EC Montreal

    EC Montreal was incredible! I met a lot of people and the teachers are really kind with the students. They have many things for you to do to learn the language. Even the activities after school help you learn English. I learned a lot about the culture of other countries ...

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  • Julia Bastidas

    Julia Bastidas

    studied at EC Montreal

    I came to Montreal 4 years ago and I loved it. I’ve been learning a lot here at EC. I’ve been improving my language. My favorite EC activities are parties with Em voyage (EC Montreal activity coordinators) and also the trips! My accommodation was the best as well and yes ...

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  • Kaori Shimizu

    Kaori Shimizu

    studied at EC Cape Town

    I found my one-to-one classes at EC Cape Town very useful and practical. I can focus on my difficulties with my English and practice them to overcome difficulties with pronunciation, writing, reading and vocabulary. My teacher always knows what I need to improve and is able to give me perfect ...

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  • Stefane Grosjean

    Stefane Grosjean

    studied at EC Cape Town

    EC Cape Town is well situated in central Cape Town and it's a nice place where I can learn and improve. The teachers are very kind and help me in my learning with friendliness and professionalism. Each week several activities and trips around CT are organised. It's an excellent way ...

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