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English for Social Interaction: Idioms, Slang, and Everyday Expressions

Understanding and using informal English that contains idioms and slang helps you to engage in fluent conversation and socialise in English without stress or confusion. Learning these everyday expressions will also help make your speaking more interesting and help you enjoy conversation with native speakers.

Join this workshop to learn practical expressions that can help you communicate better in different social situations.

Code(s) SPW-030-001
Date(s) 9 Mar 2021
Time 12:00 noon - 2:00 p.m.
Venue(s) Online via Zoom
Facilitator(s) Rachel Ho, Language Activity Officer
Duration 2 hours
Maximum Number of Participants 20
Eligibility All HKUST students are welcome.
Medium of Communication English
Registration Dates 9 Feb - 3 March 2021

If you have any further questions, please contact us at:

E-mail: lcspeak@ust.hk

Telephone:(852) 2358-7851
Office: Room 3018 (Lifts 2 & 3)


  1. All sessions of the activity will be conducted online. Please go through the guidelines here, which detail the preparation and computer equipment required, before joining in the event.
  2. Please note that the workshop facilitator reserves the right to cancel the workshop in case of insufficient attendance.

Online Registration Current Available Course


Priority is given to students in UGC-funded programs.

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