English Conversation for Civil Servants: Levels 1 and 2

September 4th: Introductions and Greetings

Greetings in English: How to introduce yourself, say hello, and start conversation.

In this lesson, you learn different ways of greeting people in English, from formal greetings to informal introductions. GreetingsLesson1

This is a matching lesson, where you cut out greetings and then match the question with the corresponding greeting with a partner. GreetingsLesson2

This is a whole-class activity to do in front of the class with everyone, where you draw a card and try to respond with the correct greeting.  GreetingsLesson3

Here is the Youtube video we’ll be watching: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=h2LhsO7aVmM


Level 1: (Speaking) http://www.headsupenglish.com/index.php/beginner-english-students/beginner-skill-builders/beginner-speaking/72-all-about-me

Listening: Airport Arrival Listening activity: http://www.esl-lab.com/eslbasic/airportarrival-1.htm

Reading: Facts about the USA: https://www.ego4u.com/en/read-on/countries/usa/fact-sheet


Level 2: (Speaking) http://www.headsupenglish.com/index.php/lower-intermediate-students/lower-intermediate-skill-builders/lower-intermediate-speaking/86-experiences

Listening: A healthy lifestyle: http://www.esl-lab.com/health/healrd1.htm

Reading: A tour around the USA https://www.ego4u.com/en/read-on/countries/usa/tour