Influence and Persuasion

Task Specific

What is it?

Do you ever have problems convincing other people about your ideas when attending meetings or giving presentations in English? In this course, you will learn how to transmit your ideas effectively and persuasively, learning not only how to make effective proposals, but also how to convince others of their validity.


Course Content

The following topics are covered in the course:

  1. Giving Opinions
  2. Offering Advice & Recommendations
  3. Building Persuasive Arguments
  4. The Voice: Intonation & Power Words

What am I going to achieve?

You will learn and practice relevant language to:

  • Ask for and give opinions on a range of subjects
  • Offer advice in a polite and respectful way
  • Use the correct structures to make recommendations
  • Build persuasive arguments, using clear examples to illustrate your points
  • Use your voice effectively to influence and persuade
  • Learn power words to add impact to your arguments