Present Simple or Present Continuous

In this three-part series we look at when to use present simple or present continuous.

Preparing for your Group Discussion

As part of a functional skills qualification, some interviews or to get further in your job. You may need to take part in a group discussion, which might be formal or informal, and which might…


Many of the functional skills units are focused on employability skills. In this section we look specifically at skills you can develop to improve your abilities at finding work and at work.


Presentations are a core part of the English Functional Skills curriculum. Not only that but being able to handle yourself during a presentation can be useful in an interview situation or asking for…