New International Business English
Leo Jones & Richard Alexander, 1996New International Business English is a thoroughly revised and redesigned new edition of the highly successful course International Business English. While maintaining the first edition's flexible learner-centred approach for people who need English in their day-to-day work, New International Business is now easier to use and even more effective in the way it addresses the key Business English language skills such as telephoning, socializing and taking part in meetings. The key features of the new edition are: - bright, open design at large format, and in colour for the Student's Book. - shorter, more manageable units. New International Business English is a genuine 90 hour course. - a new unit on Negotiating.
Workout: Advanced (Teachers Book)
Paul Radley Kathy Burke, 1993The emphasis of the "Workout" English language course for intermediate to advanced students is on developing students' fluency and accuracy through relevant language and skills. The course features: a system of vocabulary presentation and development, with constant lexical recycling; structures presented in context and practised through meaningful, intellectually challenging exercises.
Cambridge International Dictionary of Phrasal Verbs
McCarthy, M., 1997An invaluable reference book for learners who need to master this notoriously difficult aspect of the English language. The Cambridge International Dictionary of Phrasal Verbs provides clear and simple explanations of 6,000 phrasal verbs current in British, American and Australian English today, along with thousands of example sentences showing phrasal verbs used in typical contexts.
Cambridge International Dictionary of Phrasal Verbs (Paperback)
Michael McCarthy, 1997An invaluable reference book for learners who need to master this notoriously difficult aspect of the English language. The Cambridge International Dictionary of Phrasal Verbs provides clear and simple explanations of 6,000 phrasal verbs current in British, American and Australian English today, along with thousands of example sentences showing phrasal verbs used in typical contexts.
Collins Cobuild English usage for learners
editor-in-chief John Sinclair, 2004The new second edition of the Collins COBUILD English Usage has been specially designed for upper-intermediate and advanced students and teachers of English. Its comprehensive coverage of different areas of the English language helps learners to use the language naturally and effectively
Longman Dictionary of English Language and Culture
, 2005*Covers everything you are likely to need 15,000 encyclopaedic entries covering people, places, history, geography, the arts and popular culture *Get in-depth understanding on topics such as festivals, special days and key events in British and American history from the colour feature pages *No need to carry two dictionaries also includes a full language dictionary *80,000 words and phrases with clear definitions
Damp Squid: The English Language Laid Bare
Jeremy Butterfield, 2008Using evidence provided by the world's largest language databank, the Oxford English Corpus, Butterfield uncovers fascinating facts about the English language. Where does our vocabulary come from? How do word meanings change? How is our language really being used? This entertaining book has the up-to-date and authoritative answers to all the key questions about our language.
The Oxford History of English
Linda Mugglestone, 2006This book presents the history of English from its obscure Indo-European roots to its twenty-first century position as the world's first language. It shows how English evolved in the British Isles and how it spread to the United States and through the old British empire to every corner of the world.
Living English Structure
W. Stannard Allen, 1990This book provides clear explanations and graded practice in the key points of the English language. It takes students from elementary level up to and beyond Cambridge First Certificate in English. The exercises are graded at each point into elementary, intermediate and advanced
IELTS and Other Exams
Achieve IELTS 2 - Student's Book - Upper Intermediate - Advanced
Harrison, L.; Cushen, C. & Hutchison, S., 2006"Achieve IELTS" is designed for students preparing to take the International English Language Testing System Test. It takes the students from band 5.5 to 7.5 and was developed and tested at UK and international universities and language schools by experienced IELTS teachers and examiners
Achieve IELTS 2 - Teacher's Book - Upper-Intermediate - Advanced
Harrison, L.; Cushen, C. & Hutchison, S., 2006"Achieve IELTS Upper Intermediate to Advanced" is designed for students preparing to take the International English Language Testing System test. It takes students from band 5.5 to 7.5 and was developed and tested at UK and international universities and language schools by experienced IELTS teachers and examiners
Achieve IELTS 2 - Workbook - Upper-Intermediate - Advanced
Caroline Cushen, Susan Hutchison & Louis Harrison"Achieve IELTS" is designed for students preparing to take the International English Language Testing System Test. It takes the students from band 5.5 to 7.5 and was developed and tested at UK and international universities and language schools by experienced IELTS teachers and examiners
Cambridge IELTS 1 - Self-Study Edition
Vanessa Jakeman & Clare McDowell, 1996Cambridge Practice Tests for IELTS I contains four complete practice tests for the Academic module of the International English Language Testing System examination, plus extra Reading and Writing papers for the General Training module. Written by experienced IELTS examiners, one based in Britain and one based in Australia. The Student's Book contains an introduction to the different modules of the exam together with an explanation of the different IELTS question types and how to approach them. The inclusion of annotated keys and tapescripts for each test makes the book ideal for the purposes of self-study students. The cassettes contain listening material carefully chosen to reflect the reality of the exam in terms of timing, format and the types of speaker and accent used.
Cambridge IELTS 2 - Examination Papers with Answers Edition
, 2000This collection of practice material for the International English Language Testing system (IELTS) has been specially prepared for publication by the University of Cambridge Local Examinations Syndicate. It provides students with an excellent opportunity to familiarise themselves with IELTS and to practise examination techniques using authentic test material. Cambridge IELTS 2 contains four complete tests for Academic candidates, plus extra Reading and Writing modules for General Training candidates. The book includes an introduction to these different modules together with an explanation of the scoring system used by Cambridge ESOL The inclusion of a comprehensive section of answers and tapescripts means that the material is ideal for students working partly or entirely on their own. The cassettes contain material for the listening paper in the same timed format as the exam.
Medical English Books
Headway Pronunciation Course - Intermediate
Bill Bowler & Sue Parminter, 1990Designed for intermediate-level students who wish to improve their pronunciation, this addition to the "Headway" English language teaching series contains exercises which are suitable for classroom use, the language laboratory or for students working independently.
The King's English
Kingsley Amis, 1997Sir Kingsley Amis was one of the most influential writers of the 20th century and the use and abuse of the English language was one of his principal concerns. This guide, alphabetically arranged, provides a concise, readable and entertaining guide to using English
TEFL Course Unit Material
Guide to English Language Teaching 2007
Simon Collin, 2007This book is an essential reference guide for anyone involved in English language teaching or for anyone considering starting as an English language teacher. It provides the latest information on qualifications, courses and course-providers in over 100 countries, together with paths for career development from initial certificate through to Masters and PhDs
Learning Teaching: The Essential Guide to English Language Teaching 3rd Edn.
Scrivener, J., 2011"Learning Teaching" is the essential guide for new teachers and is an invaluable resource for teacher training courses. It combines the basic principles of working in a language classroom with practical teaching advice, helping teachers to plan and run successful activities, lessons, and courses. Included DVD.
The TEFL Resource
Leith, D., 1998This book is designed to answer questions about TEFL, with forthright and frank advice from experienced EFL practitioners about starting, maintaining and furthering a career in English Language Teaching. It also provides an up to date and comprehensive directory of relevant courses on offer in the UK