General English

Course Overview

Our general English courses for adults are a great way to improve fluency, especially while working or studying. Gain confidence communicating in English, while having the opportunity to meet new friends.

Tuition covers a balanced range of systems (grammar, vocabulary, etc), and skills (speaking, listening, reading, etc). Studying general English can help students work towards the future aim of preparing for an official exam, such as IELTS, Cambridge or Trinity.

General English courses cover a range of levels from A1 to C1. Adult courses have a minimum age of 18 years old. Class size is a maximum of 12 students, and a minimum of 4 students.


  • receive a course book and notebook once registered for a course, and a certificate of achievement upon completing the course.


  • offer advice and support to students
  • hold a DELTA or CELTA qualification, and are provided with ongoing internal training and support
English - General
General English - 10
£80 - £90 for 10 classes/week
General English - 20
£150 - £170 for 20 classes/week

Here are some local options which are not affiliated with Language Within:

Scottish Holidays

The following public holidays are observed:

New Year's Day

Good Friday

Easter Monday

Early May Bank Holiday

Spring Bank Holiday

Summer Bank Holiday

Saint Andrew's Day

Christmas Day

Boxing Day

Conversation Club

* Due to COVID-19, this social activity is not currently running.

Come along to our Conversation Club for B1 level learners or higher. Practice your speaking and communication skills for English, Italian, Spanish, French and Gaelic.

Fridays from 17:00 to 18:00.

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