General English courses

Adult learners with busy lives can struggle to move forward. At Pearson, our mission is to provide practical tools and motivating content to help people make progress and achieve results they can measure and celebrate. 

StartUp

StartUp is the new general English course for adults and young adults who want to make their way in the world and need English to do it.

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Roadmap

Roadmap is a new, eight-level general English course for adults that recognises every class is different, every learner is unique.

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Before our courses reach you, they've been tried and tested in classrooms around the world. Our new General English series addresses real needs, with great multimedia components.

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Aligned to the GSE

Pearson General English courses are aligned to the Global Scale of English (GSE) to support measuring English language proficiency, assess progress and set up clear learning goals.

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