Intensive in-and-out-of class listening and speaking practice. Students will perform real-world speaking tasks such as obtaining information over the phone, finding and apartment, and making travel plans. Attention will be given to explaining problems and giving instructions. Note-taking skills demonstrated. Individual sounds pracrtice and in-class activities on stress, intonation, and natural speech phenomena will be covered. Placement of tongue, teeth, and mouth formations will be corrected to help students make proper English sounds. Students will concentrate on native language speakers to be able to clearly understand their use of the English language.