What is a session (Or lesson) with a KMSE Teacher like?
A session will be identical to you having a conversation with an English speaker. You can talk about simply anything – from sports to movies and culture to politics. Our English speakers at KMSE are trained to conduct these sessions in such a way that you get maximum chances to talk in English.
What areas in my English can I expect to improve?
You will become more fluent in English.You will speak more effortlessly, you will sound more natural, and you will become more spontaneous. Over time, your pronunciation will improve and making it easier for native English speakers to understand you. You will develop better listening skills, which will allow you to quickly and correctly understand native speakers in real life conversations.
Can I get a free trial?
Sure. Send us an email to firstname.lastname@example.org with your Email address, Skype ID, time availability and we are happy to set up a free trial session for you.
What countries do you get students from?
We have helped students from over 40 countries develop their conversational English.
Examples of countries/cities of some recent students we have worked with : Shanghai (China), Kerala (India), Moscow (Russia), Tokyo (Japan), San Paulo (Brazil), Colombo (Sri Lanka), Bangkok (Thailand), Ho Chi Min (Vietnam), Milan (Italy), Paris (France), Vienna (Austria), Istanbul (Turkey), Dubai (United Arab Emirates), Berlin (Germany), Kiev (Ukraine), Budapest (Hungary), Bucharest (Romania), Warsaw (Poland),
Do you teach grammar?
Our focus is in helping you Speak English naturally, without having to process grammar rules in your head. At KMSE it is our experience that focusing too heavily on grammar will slow you down when learning to speak English.
Who is a Native English Speaker?
A Native English Speaker is someone who has learned and used English from early childhood. All our Native Speakers are from the US and UK.
Are your English Speaker English language professors?
No. This is what makes our program unique and effective. We do not teach English. We create opportunities for you to practice with real people – the kind of people who you’d meet at a business function or in graduate school. You will have real conversations in English, not silly role plays. We hire people who are good conversationalists and who are good listeners. We also make sure we hire English speakers who have traveled across the world, who are knowledgeable in a lot of areas and who love interacting with people around the world. All of our English speakers have at least a bachelor’s degree.
How do I schedule sessions with a Native English Speaker?
The KMSE programs page outlines how you can reserve sessions.Please check the sessions page here
How often should I speak with an English Speaker?
2-3 times a week is ideal. If you prefer more sessions a week, we can arrange this. KMSE requires that you have at least two sessions a week.
At what times do the sessions take place?
Our sessions take place 7AM to 10PM EST. Check the programs page for information on what times sessions can be scheduled.
Where should I go for my session?
You don’t need to go anywhere. All sessions are conducted through the internet, via Skype.
Where do you have office locations?
Currently we have offices in Doha, London and Kerala. We are planning in opening brand new Spoken English Centers in Saudi Arabia, UAE and Russia.
How long are the sessions?
Each session lasts 30 minutes. It is our experience that 30 minutes is the optimal duration for 1-to-1 conversations. If you prefer 1 hour sessions instead of 30 minutes, we can arrange this.
What’s the cost, and how do I pay?
Our programs are very affordable and start at INR 5k. Please check the course section on our website for full details. You can pay by credit card or PayPal through our secure payment gateway. You will get a confirmation email within minutes. We offer a 30 day money back guarantee.
What do I need to have for a session?
You need a computer with Internet access, a microphone, and speakers. The KMSE English speaker will call you via Skype so you need to have Skype on your computer. You can get Skype downloaded Click here to download
What if I need to reschedule a session?
Just let us know 24 hours in advance. If you missed the session due to special circumstances, please e-mail email@example.com
What happens if KMSE cancels a session?
You will not be charged if KMSE cancels a session. Our trainer’s control department will e-mail to set up a makeup session.
Is Skype reliable enough for 30 minute KMSE sessions with KMSE speakers?
Skype is typically a very reliable method of making free voice calls over the Internet. You can make a free Skype Test call to see sound quality. Also, please make sure you use a set of good earphones and speakers.
Is Skype a free service? How can I get it?
Yes. Skype is a free software application that allows users to make voice calls over the Internet Downloading Skype is free and will only take you 3-4 minutes. You can find the Skype here. Click here to download
Do you offer group discounts?
Yes, we do! When you buy group sessions, you will get some sessions absolutely FREE. This is actually a very popular option for families and groups of friends. For larger groups or corporate bookings, please email firstname.lastname@example.org for special rates and packages.