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English for Business Studies Third Edition reflects recent changes in the world’s business and economic environment, featuring new units including Corporate Social Responsibility and Venture Capital. Covering the most important areas of management, production, marketing, finance and macroeconomics, it helps students to understand and talk about key concepts in business and economics. Using case studies, discussions and role-plays, the course helps learners to develop and defend their own viewpoints, and new audio featuring authentic interviews with business people offers realistic listening practice.
Illegal Alphabets and Adult Biliteracy–based on four years of intensive fieldwork in a small rural community in Southern Illinois–is a landmark work in the area of adult literacy, combining insights from linguistics, anthropology, literacy studies, and education in a culturally situated exploration of the language and literacy practices of migrant workers.
Making Everything Easier!Teaching English as a Foreign Language for Dummies Learn to: Put an EFL course programme together from scratchLet your students loose in skills classes – from reading to listeningDeliver grammar lessons in a logical and intuitive wayCope with different age groups and capabilitiesMichelle Maxom English as a Foreign Language teacher and trainer Your one-stop guide to a career that will take you places If you thought that teaching a language that’s second nature to you would be easy, think again! Explaining grammar, or teaching correct pronunciation while simultaneously developing your own skills as a teacher can be a huge challenge.
Communication Strategies covers the vocabulary, patterns, and collocations that English language learners need to communicate actively.David Paul was born in Weymouth, UK, and went to secondary school in Dorchester, and graduated with an M.A. in Social and Political Science from Trinity Hall, Cambridge University. After teaching EFL in the UK, he went to teach in Hiroshima in 1980 and has been based there ever since. In 1982, he began his own language school, ‘David English House’, which became the largest school in the area after a few years.
You’ve come to the right place for learning English quickly and easily!
Easy English Step-by-Step for ESL Learners is based on the idea that the quickest route to learning this subject is building a solid foundation in the basics. You won’t find a lot of pointless discussion; instead, you get an original, step-by-step approach to mastering English, with important concepts linked together by clearexplanations, appropriate exercises, and helpful answers.
The first steps introduce you to the everyday expressions of the English language, allowing you to communicate in a variety of everyday situations almost immediately.
Practice the Art of Conversation in Spanish!
Want to strike up a conversation with a native Spanish speaker but nervous that you’re not ready? This book helps you overcome that obstacle and before you know it, you’ll be speaking comfortably in your new native language.
Practice Makes Perfect: Spanish Conversation is organized around twelve units that present realistic conversational situations, from making introductions to giving opinions and from making a date to telling a story. Using these engaging dialogues as a starting point, each unit is packed with helpful instruction on correct pronunciation, syntax, and word usage–in addition to lots of conversation-ready phrases that you will find indispensable as your fluency increases.
You will, of course, get plenty of practice, practice, practice using your new skills in conversation. Each dialogue is followed by a variety of exercises that not only give you the opportunity to put new concepts into action but also encourage you to construct personalized conversations. These lessons will reassure even the most grammar-phobic learners that they too can achieve a confident–and spontaneous–speaking style.
Practice Makes Perfect: Spanish Conversation will help you:
Engage in dialogues that illustrate practical conversations
Expand your vocabulary
Get clarification of new concepts with numerous realistic examples
Reinforce your new conversational skills through extensive exercises
Before you know it, you’ll find yourself confidently speaking Spanish with your Spanish-speaking friends–or ready to make new ones!
Petits plats pou grandes tablées vous guidera dans la réalisation de délicieux crumble de légumes de saison pour 8 bons mangeurs vous rassemblera autour de gateaux fleurant bon les riantes réunions de famille.
A practical teacher guide book for teaching spoken English to young children Easy to read and full of practical information, Introducing English to Young Children: Spoken Language explains how very young and young children begin to acquire English, suggesting how teachers and parents can ‘tune into’ young children’s developmental needs and support them. * Introduces lesson plans and a wide selection of useful oral activities for 3- to 8-year-olds. * Includes tips for classroom management * Contains projects, games and simple picture books that can be used from the first lessons * Includes essential information on the expectations and needs of children in the classroom and oral language acquisition Suitable for teachers of all ages, backgrounds and levels of experience
English for Academic Study: Pronunciation This fully updated 2012 edition of English for Academic Study: Pronunciation will help you develop the pronunciation skills you need to communicate clearly and effectively in an academic environment.
This carefully crafted collection provides a snapshot of the evolution of David Nunan‘s theoretical and empirical contributions to the field of second language education over the last 40 years. The volume focuses on the development of his work on second language curricula, and in particular, the work for which he is best known: learner-centered education and task-based learning and teaching. David Nunan has been a language teacher, researcher and consultant for 40 years. He has lived and worked in many countries, principally in the Asia-Pacific region, but also in the Americas, Europe and the Middle-East.
The Longman Exams Skills series is for students preparing for the First Certificate and Proficiency exams.The books in each set provide through preparation for each of the papers with lots of practice based on real exam tasks.Mini-dictionaries in the Students’ Books + Model answers, photocopiable tests and marking schemes, in the Teacher’s Books
Key Words for Fluency provides practice in learning collocations of some of the most useful words in English. It emphasizes common words that occur in many different contexts and identifies over 150 nouns essential for fluency.- Vocabulary teaching integrated with grammar- One word per unit, covering 20 of its most important collocations- Common expressions- All words taught in context- Notes on each word- Full answer key- Invaluable for examination preparation: Cambridge FCE, CAE, Proficiency and IELTS
A Good Turn of Phrase is a 2-part series of books that offer comprehensive presentation and extensive practice of commonly used idioms, phrasal verbs and prepositional phrases at an advanced level. The books are suitable for use in the classroom or for self-study. Book 1 ( Advanced Idiom Practice) contains 15 units each presenting and practicing English idioms in current use. Idioms are presented in context through dialogues, articles, letters and extracts, and are then tested in such activities as "key-word" transformation, multiple choice, gap filling, word matching, crosswords and picture discussion.
Written by experienced teachers and teacher trainers, this series offers practical teaching ideas within a clear, theoretical framework. Each title includes a photocopiable ‘Task File’ of training and reflection activities to reinforce theories and practical ideas presented.
The new multi-level exam preparation series for Cambridge ESOL exams which inspires students to better exam results.
by University of Cambridge. Local Examinations Syndicate , Language: English
The syllabus for the Cambridge English: First (FCE) exam has changed, and this product is no longer suitable preparation material. New Cambridge English products are available to suit the requirements of the new syllabus.
This book offers a learner-centred approach to grammar study for intermediate level students. Developing Grammar in Context provides clear explanations and lively practice focusing on key grammar areas. Using spoken and written examples drawn from the Cambridge International Corpus, Developing Grammar in Context will help learners consolidate and deepen their understanding of how English really works. This edition, with answers, is ideal for self-study.
Manufacturing is the backbone of any industrialized nation. Recent worldwide advances in manufacturing technologies have brought about a metamorphism in the industry. Fast-changing technologies on the product front have created a need for an equally fast response from manufacturing industries. To meet these challenges, manufacturing industries have to select appropriate manufacturing strategies, product designs, manufacturing processes, work piece and tool materials, and machinery and equipment.
With over 40 units of grammar and 20 units of topic-related vocabulary, this text offers clear grammar explanations and a variety of practice exercises to help students focus on relevant grammar points. This revised edition also contains work on collocations.
Teaching Unplugged is the first book to deal comprehensively with the approach in English Language Teaching known as Dogme ELT. It challenges not only the way we view teaching, but also the way we view being a teacher. Dogme ELT advocates teaching ‘unplugged’: a materials-light, conversation-driven philosophy of teaching that, above all, focuses on the learner and on emergent language. Teaching Unplugged contains three distinctive parts A, B and C which focus in turn on theory, practice and development: A: – A background to the ideas behind teaching unplugged.
English Grammar in Use Fourth edition is an updated version of the world's best-selling grammar title. It has a fresh, appealing new design and clear layout, with revised and updated examples, but retains all the key features of clarity and accessibility that have made the book popular with millions of learners and teachers around the world. The CD-ROM contains lots of additional practice exercises to consolidate learning, ideal for self-study but also suitable for reinforcement work in the classroom.
The Speaking Test Preparation Pack for BEC Higher is a comprehensive teacher resource pack from Cambridge ESOL to help teachers who are preparing students to take the Cambridge English: Business Higher (BEC Higher) Speaking test. Written by experienced examiners, it includes student worksheets with teacher’s notes, two sets of candidate visuals for Speaking test practice in class, and a DVD of students taking a Business Higher Speaking test so students can see what they will have to do on the day of the test.
Sequences: Picture Stories for ESL is a reproducible book for beginner ESL students. It includes 60 units. Each unit contains a drawings page. On each drawings page there is a sequence of six drawings, mostly without words or captions. The drawings show the sequence of events that go with a particular activity, such as going grocery shopping or visiting a doctor. Your students, with your input when necessary, identify the items and actions in the drawings. Each drawings page is complimented by a page of vocabulary building exercises.
This exciting new series of non-fiction readers provides interesting and educational content, with activities and project work. The readers are graded at four levels, from 3 to 6, suitable for students from age 8 and older. They can support Content and Language Integrated Learning (CLlL), and cover a broad range of topics, within three curriculum areas:* The World of Science and Technology* The Natural World* The World of Arts and Social Studies
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