Take charge of your learning

Songbird will help you speak English fluently, pass your IELTS Test with a high band score or advance in your career, faster.

Small Classes for your Success.

Enjoy personalized 1:1 lessons or 6:1 Learning Pods.

Private lessons and small classes with like-minded peers ensure you receive the practice and guidance you need to reach your higher education, workplace or Canadian immigration goals. Practice speaking English with new friends from around the world. Have fun learning in a welcoming and supportive environment!

English for Higher Education

IELTS Test Preparation for University

Your journey to university will go a lot smoother with our TOEFL & IELTS Test preparation and academic English lessons. We will help you pass the IELTS Test Academic with a high IELTS band score. Accomplish your higher education goals.

English for Professionals

1:1 Lessons

Live, one-on-one online (Zoom) or in-person (Vancouver, Canada) lessons plus offline support to help you speak English fluently and communicate with confidence in English.

Training for Teams

Business English and cross-cultural skills training for teams and companies. On-site, online and Blended e-Learning customized for your organization.

Practice Makes Perfect!
English Lessons and Conversational Practice

Choose from our online English conversation groups, English skills lessons, IELTS test preparation classes and professional communications workshops. Classes for all levels.

English for Higher Education

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Grammar & Vocabulary

Practice your intermediate-advanced English grammar, and expand your English vocabulary. Learn how to speak English fluently with correct grammar.

Listening & Reading

Practice and learn how to understand listening and reading texts. Develop your skills for higher level, academic English comprehension.

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Write an Academic Essay

Learn the structure, elements and style, and how to write an academic English essay. Prepare for studying at university in Canada and other English-speaking countries.

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Research and Citation

Develop your research, critical thinking and evaluation skills for your success at university. Learn how to cite academic sources accurately.

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Speak English Fluently

Practice English in online speaking groups. Have English conversations and dialogues on interesting topics with a Canadian teacher and learners worldwide.

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IELTS Test Preparation

Practice IELTS speaking, listening, reading and writing tasks. Learn how to pass IELTS with test preparation tips and strategies. Get a high IELTS Test band score for your university studies or immigration to Canada. CELPIP and TOEFL tutoring also available.

English for Professionals

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Business Vocabulary

Expand your English vocabulary for your work and industry: Education, Government, Trade, Finance, Management, Medicine & Healthcare, International Aviation, Manufacturing, Hotel, Tourism and service industries.

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Cross-Cultural Skills

Understand Canadian, American and other English-speaking cultures, and communicate and socialize internationally effectively. Develop global English negotiations and sales strategies.

Writing for the Workplace

Develop your ability to write business letters, e-mails, reports, professional marketing materials, sales proposals and presentations in English. Reach a high level of English proficiency for study, work, and immigration in Canada.

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Conversational Practice

Practice your speaking and pronunciation 1:1 or in our intermediate-advanced English conversation groups. Discuss a variety of topics with a Canadian teacher and learners worldwide.

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Deliver Effective English Presentations

Learn the structure, elements and style of effective workplace and academic presentations. Present with confidence in English for business communication.

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Career Workshops

Discover how to find a job in Canada and other English-speaking countries, learn how to write a strong resume and cover letter and practice for job interviews in English.

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