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English Language Institute - College of Staten Island/CUNY

Learn English at the English Language Institute (ELI) - College of Staten Island/The City University of New York (CUNY). Listen to podcasts to practice your English or find out more about our English programs.Students have courses such as reading, writing, grammar, conversation, and TOEFL test preparation workshops with a final TOEFL ITP test, which lets students apply for any CUNY school degree.Contact: elistudy@csi.cuny.eduWeb site: https://www.csi.cuny.edu/campus-life/student-services/center-global-engagement/english-language-institute

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Audio en español - Estudiante de inglés de Puerto Rico

The English Language Institute (ELI) offers an exciting and innovative academic program for students learning English as a second language. Our course of study is designed to challenge and engage students. Students are immersed in the language, culture, and the ethnicity of New York City.   ELI offers semester and summer terms of 18 and 22 hours of class per week. Students can also join the groups that have already started the semester or summer term and study as many weeks as possible. Students have courses such as reading and writing, grammar, conversation, and TOEFL test preparation workshops with a final TOEFL ITP test, which lets students apply for any CUNY school degree.   Students in our program are entitled to use all the facilities available on campus such as the pool, tennis, basketball, racquetball courts, and fitness center. Students can also attend any lectures or workshops they feel would enhance their own learning experience. We invite you to come and see our beautiful campus. Learn English while enjoying the rich culture New York City has to offer.   Contact us: elistudy@csi.cuny.edu / +1.718.982.2100 / www.csi.cuny.edu/eli

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24 May 2021

Rank #1

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Em português - estudante de inglês do Brasil.

Em português - estudante de inglês do Brasil. Aluna brasileira compartilha sua experiência durante seu programa intensivo de inglês online no College of Staten Island.

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10 May 2021

Rank #2

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ELI student from Brazil - Student testimonial

ELI student from Brazil talks about her experience during her English program at the English Language Institute at the College of Staten Island - The City University of New York (CUNY). Contact us: elistudy@csi.cuny.edu / www.csi.cuny.edu/eli

1min

10 May 2021

Rank #3

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Why would you need a TOEFL prep course?

"Some students take the TOEFL course because there is a heavy focus on reading and grammar", ELI teacher, Wayne Kennedy, said during the video "Why would you need a TOEFL prep course?"   The English Language Institute (ELI) offers an exciting and innovative academic program for students learning English as a second language. Our course of study is designed to challenge and engage students. Students are immersed in the language, culture, and the ethnicity of New York City.  ELI offers semester and summer terms of 18 and 22 hours of class per week.  Students can also join the groups that have already started the semester or summer term and study as many weeks as possible. Students have courses such as reading and writing, grammar, conversation, and TOEFL test preparation workshops with a final TOEFL ITP test, which lets students apply for any CUNY school degree.  Students in our program are entitled to use all the facilities available on campus such as the pool, tennis, basketball, racquetball courts, and fitness center.  Students can also attend any lectures or workshops they feel would enhance their own learning experience. We invite you to come and see our beautiful campus. Learn English while enjoying the rich culture New York City has to offer.   Contact us: elistudy@csi.cuny.edu / +1.718.982.2100 / www.csi.cuny.edu/eli

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4 May 2021

Rank #4

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TOEFL prep course - What is this TOEFL course about?

TOEFL is an important requirement to apply for a college or university degree in the U.S. and in some other countries. It is also used to see the level of English students have in their home country in a school or work. During an intensive English program, you can find a TOEFL preparation course, which will strengthen your skills in different areas (reading, writing, listening, speaking, grammar, vocabulary, etc.). Watch our ELI teacher explain what the TOEFL prep course is about during our program while you also learn the language.   The English Language Institute (ELI) offers an exciting and innovative academic program for students learning English as a second language. Our course of study is designed to challenge and engage students. Students are immersed in the language, culture, and the ethnicity of New York City.  ELI offers semester and summer terms of 18 and 22 hours of class per week.  Students can also join the groups that have already started the semester or summer term and study as many weeks as possible. Students have courses such as reading and writing, grammar, conversation, and TOEFL test preparation workshops with a final TOEFL ITP test, which lets students apply for any CUNY school degree.  Students in our program are entitled to use all the facilities available on campus such as the pool, tennis, basketball, racquetball courts, and fitness center.  Students can also attend any lectures or workshops they feel would enhance their own learning experience. We invite you to come and see our beautiful campus. Learn English while enjoying the rich culture New York City has to offer.   Contact us: elistudy@csi.cuny.edu / +1.718.982.2100 / www.csi.cuny.edu/eli

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3 May 2021

Rank #5

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Differences between in-person and online Reading & Writing English classes

ELI has different courses. One of them is Reading & Writing. Watch our ELI teacher explain how students learn reading and writing skills, what kind of activities are done in a reading and writing class, and more.   The English Language Institute (ELI) offers an exciting and innovative academic program for students learning English as a second language. Our course of study is designed to challenge and engage students. Students are immersed in the language, culture, and the ethnicity of New York City.  ELI offers semester and summer terms of 18 and 22 hours of class per week.  Students can also join the groups that have already started the semester or summer term and study as many weeks as possible. Students have courses such as reading and writing, grammar, conversation, and TOEFL test preparation workshops with a final TOEFL ITP test, which lets students apply for any CUNY school degree.  Students in our program are entitled to use all the facilities available on campus such as the pool, tennis, basketball, racquetball courts, and fitness center.  Students can also attend any lectures or workshops they feel would enhance their own learning experience. We invite you to come and see our beautiful campus. Learn English while enjoying the rich culture New York City has to offer.   Contact us: elistudy@csi.cuny.edu / +1.718.982.2100 www.csi.cuny.edu/eli

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30 Apr 2021

Rank #6

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What do students learn in a Reading & Writing English class?

ELI has different courses. One of them is Reading & Writing. Watch our ELI teacher explain how students learn reading and writing skills, what kind of activities are done in a reading and writing class, and more.   The English Language Institute (ELI) offers an exciting and innovative academic program for students learning English as a second language. Our course of study is designed to challenge and engage students. Students are immersed in the language, culture, and the ethnicity of New York City.  ELI offers semester and summer terms of 18 and 22 hours of class per week.  Students can also join the groups that have already started the semester or summer term and study as many weeks as possible. Students have courses such as reading and writing, grammar, conversation, and TOEFL test preparation workshops with a final TOEFL ITP test, which lets students apply for any CUNY school degree.  Students in our program are entitled to use all the facilities available on campus such as the pool, tennis, basketball, racquetball courts, and fitness center. Students can also attend any lectures or workshops they feel would enhance their own learning experience.  We invite you to come and see our beautiful campus. Learn English while enjoying the rich culture New York City has to offer.   Contact us: elistudy@csi.cuny.edu / +1.718.982.2100 www.csi.cuny.edu/eli

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30 Apr 2021

Rank #7

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What kind of skills do students learn in a Reading & Writing English class?

ELI has different courses. One of them is Reading & Writing. Watch our ELI teacher explain how students learn reading and writing skills, what kind of activities are done in a reading and writing class, and more.   The English Language Institute (ELI) offers an exciting and innovative academic program for students learning English as a second language. Our course of study is designed to challenge and engage students. Students are immersed in the language, culture, and the ethnicity of New York City.   ELI offers semester and summer terms of 18 and 22 hours of class per week. Students can also join the groups that have already started the semester or summer term and study as many weeks as possible. Students have courses such as reading and writing, grammar, conversation, and TOEFL test preparation workshops with a final TOEFL ITP test, which lets students apply for any CUNY school degree.   Students in our program are entitled to use all the facilities available on campus such as the pool, tennis, basketball, racquetball courts, and fitness center. Students can also attend any lectures or workshops they feel would enhance their own learning experience.  We invite you to come and see our beautiful campus. Learn English while enjoying the rich culture New York City has to offer.   Contact us: elistudy@csi.cuny.edu / +1.718.982.2100 www.csi.cuny.edu/eli

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21 Apr 2021

Rank #8

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What is the main goal in a Reading & Writing English class?

ELI has different courses. One of them is Reading & Writing. Watch our ELI teacher explain how students learn reading and writing skills, what the main goals are in this type of class when learning English.   The English Language Institute (ELI) offers an exciting and innovative academic program for students learning English as a second language. Our course of study is designed to challenge and engage students. Students are immersed in the language, culture, and the ethnicity of New York City.   ELI offers semester and summer terms of 18 and 22 hours of class per week. Students can also join the groups that have already started the semester or summer term and study as many weeks as possible. Students have courses such as reading and writing, grammar, conversation, and TOEFL test preparation workshops with a final TOEFL ITP test, which lets students apply for any CUNY school degree.   Students in our program are entitled to use all the facilities available on campus such as the pool, tennis, basketball, racquetball courts, and fitness center. Students can also attend any lectures or workshops they feel would enhance their own learning experience.  We invite you to come and see our beautiful campus. Learn English while enjoying the rich culture New York City has to offer.  Contact us: elistudy@csi.cuny.edu / +1.718.982.2100 www.csi.cuny.edu/eli

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21 Apr 2021

Rank #9

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Reading & Writing course - What is this course about?

ELI has different courses. One of them is Reading & Writing. Watch our ELI teacher explain how students learn reading and writing skills, what kind of activities are done in a reading and writing class, and what the differences are between in-person and online classes.   The English Language Institute (ELI) offers an exciting and innovative academic program for students learning English as a second language. Our course of study is designed to challenge and engage students. Students are immersed in the language, culture, and the ethnicity of New York City.   ELI offers semester and summer terms of 18 and 22 hours of class per week. Students can also join the groups that have already started the semester or summer term and study as many weeks as possible. Students have courses such as reading and writing, grammar, conversation, and TOEFL test preparation workshops with a final TOEFL ITP test, which lets students apply for any CUNY school degree.   Students in our program are entitled to use all the facilities available on campus such as the pool, tennis, basketball, racquetball courts, and fitness center. Students can also attend any lectures or workshops they feel would enhance their own learning experience.  We invite you to come and see our beautiful campus. Learn English while enjoying the rich culture New York City has to offer.  Contact us: elistudy@csi.cuny.edu / +1.718.982.2100 www.csi.cuny.edu/eli

11mins

21 Apr 2021

Rank #10