Welcome to English Talkabout

A place to meet and practise English online with one of our TESOL/degree-level qualified, native English speakers on Skype or QQ.

Our free International English discussion is available at 1.00pm GMT (London Time), every Sunday on Skype. All welcome.

Improve your English

If you have achieved an intermediate or advanced level of English and want to learn individually or participate in group conversation, we can help. We tailor the Talkabouts to include the topics and level of English that suit you.

English Detective

Have you tried the English Detective app and chat service? Find it on Web and iOS

Our Specialities

  • Social chat – about current news from London and the rest of the UK. Sport, travel, music, drama, the arts, social and economic issues are all covered as well as suggestions for travel and study in the UK.
  • IELTS testing – both written, oral and comprehension practise for examination entrants.
  • Business English – to practise in a commercial context, meetings, interviews, presentations, financial information and aspects of the economy are all covered.
  • Amateur dramatics – in small groups for students who like to be creative and express themselves in English.

Meet People

Relax in a partner cafe wherever you see the ET Talkpoint logo. Enjoy fine food and drink along with the friendly English discussion.

Online English Tuition available at partner cafes