FAQ – Frequently Asked Questions



What time does English MC use?

We use Time Zone GMT+1; Europe Central, France, Germany, Italy, Spain etc.


Do I need to buy a course book?

No, all material is sent to you before each session. If you already have a book you would like to use, please let us know.


How can I book my sessions?

You can book sessions with your coach any time he or she is available. We have a flexible schedule that will fit with your own lifestyle. We recommend you book all your sessions on a monthly basis to avoid disappointment.


What level of English do I need?

English MC Coaches are qualified to work with students of all levels. Remember your course is made for your needs!


How do I create a Skype account?

It is simple, quick and free. Please click to create a Skype account. You can also use Google Hangouts.


Can I cancel a session?

Yes, but you must notify English MC by email at least 4 hours before the session. After this time the session will be counted.


Do I need headphones?

We strongly recommend you use headphones to improve the sound quality and avoid distractions. We also strongly recommend using a webcam.


How long will it take for me to become fluent?

Everybody learns at their own pace. We have seen the biggest improvements made by students who study 2-3 sessions per week. Remember, the more time you study each day the quicker you will progress. We believe little and often is the key to success!


Does English MC offer Business English and Exam Preparation?

Yes we do, just specify this in the topics section of our website. Remember your course is made for your needs!


What is free feedback on written work?

You can send us your written work to be corrected. We accept a maximum of 500 words per week. This must be submitted as one page. We will reply within 48 hours. This is only included in certain packages, please see our prices and packages.


Can I take the sessions by telephone?

Yes you can. We are able to call you on a landline telephone for free to most countries, just contact us to check that your country is included.


Do you offer other languages?

Yes, we also offer language coaching in French and in Spanish. The method is the same as for English. Please contact us for more information.


If the answer to your question is not here, feel free to contact us. We look forward to hearing from you.