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Category: English As A Second Language

Download E-books Welcome! Student's Book: English for the Travel and Tourism Industry PDF

By Leo Jones

Welcome! is an intermediate point path for those who have to use or who're getting ready to take advantage of English of their day by day paintings within the tourism, hospitality and trip industries. Welcome! is for individuals operating or making plans to paintings within the tourism, hospitality and shuttle industries. The center language talents are constructed via a variety of work-related initiatives. specific emphasis is put on lifelike and built-in conversation projects which provide scholars the chance to construct self belief and increase fluency. the second one version contains up-to-date content material, huge perform in writing emails and additional conversation actions aimed in particular at busy execs.

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Download E-books Practice Makes Perfect English Vocabulary for Beginning ESL Learners (Practice Makes Perfect Series) PDF

By Jean Yates

Master the phrases and words helpful for dealing with daily occasions

Practice Makes excellent: English Vocabulary for starting ESL Learners is helping you boost your vocabulary via supplying perform in word-building and inspiring you to investigate new phrases for an ever-increasing vocabulary. each one bankruptcy of this accomplished booklet specializes in a subject matter, comparable to family members or trip, so that you can construct your language talents in a scientific demeanour. As you lay the basis for an expanding vocabulary, you could ideal your new phrases with lots of routines and achieve the arrogance to speak good in English.

Practice Makes excellent: English Vocabulary bargains you:

  • More than 220 workouts
  • Concise grammatical reasons
  • A new bankruptcy on modern vocabulary
  • An resolution key to gauge your comprehension

With support from this booklet, you could simply converse or write in English about:
assorted occupations and jobs * American vacation trips and traditions * Taking the educate * turning out to be your personal backyard * the place it hurts in your physique * your home * your loved ones and neighbors * What you studied at school * Your favourite television convey * Your family's heritage . . . and masses extra!

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Download E-books Dangerous English 2000!: An Indispensable Guide for Language Learners and Others PDF

By Eluki Bes Shahar

This now vintage ESL paintings "for language beginners and others" has been completely revised, with many new gains, together with a neater examining point, extra illustrations, up to date definitions, many new phrases, a phonetic pronunciation key, actual tales, and an interview with Dr. Reinhold Aman, the world's most efficient authority on hazards in any language. risky English 2000! can help your scholars stay away from embarrassment, stay away from insulting others, examine right phrases for the doctor's place of work, comprehend road language, use euphemisms, and achieve insights into a few interesting and customarily misunderstood parts of yank tradition. Partial checklist of contents include
* Is your pronunciation "Dangerous?"
* The social sessions of phrases: formal, basic use, euphemism, kid's phrases, slang, vulgar--including the place and whilst every one are used
* universal phrases with risky double meanings
* How secure is your English? try out your self
* spiritual taboo phrases
* risky English is going to the flicks: figuring out the scores
* We speak with our hands--but what are they asserting? harmful physique language
* Sexual harassment--what's that?
* What lets name ourselves and others? (Avoiding ethnic and racial slurs)
* Politically mistaken phrases to prevent
* precise tales of harmful English in motion
* harmful English is going to the doctor--talking approximately female and male sexual physique components, capabilities and malfunctions
* Illustrations to outline phrases, with synonyms in all six social sessions
* The human physique: female and male
* within the toilet
* within the bed room
* in the street
* risky humans
* harmful adjustments within the English language
* Definitions of 750+ phrases for physique elements, intercourse, rest room phrases, taboos--with pattern sentences to teach utilization

Please word: risky English 2000! might be harmful. urged in the event you are usually not surprised that we have got sexual physique elements and that English has various phrases for them and their capabilities. whereas those are one of the best and valuable phrases within the English language, the textual content isn't instructed for lecture room use for college kids below 18. For grownup sessions, divide the teams by way of gender and use discretion or allow scholars order their very own copies. distinct feedback to the trainer are included.

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Download E-books Fundamentals of English Grammar with Audio CDs and Answer Key (4th Edition) PDF

By Betty Schrampfer Azar


A vintage developmental talents textual content for lower-intermediate and intermediate English language rookies, Fundamentals of English Grammar is a finished reference grammar in addition to a stimulating and teachable lecture room text.


While retaining a similar simple technique and fabric as in prior variants, the fourth version extra absolutely develops communicative and interactive language-learning actions. the various new positive factors are:

  • Innovative Warm-Up routines that precede the grammar charts and introduce issues to be taught
  • Structure-based listening routines starting from informal speech to extra educational content
  • A wide variety of readings that spotlight the objective grammar structures
  • Greatly elevated conversing perform with huge pair, workforce, and sophistication work
  • Writing actions with versions for college kids to follow
  • Corpus-informed syllabus that displays the discourse styles of spoken and written English
  • Audio CDs and Listening Script behind the scholar Book

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Download E-books Debates in ESOL Teaching and Learning: Cultures, Communities and Classrooms (New Approaches to Adult Language, Literacy and Numeracy) PDF

By Kathy Pitt

This precise e-book offers a full of life creation to the idea and study surrounding the grownup studying of English for audio system of different Languages. providing a digest and dialogue of present debates, the publication examines a large geographical and social unfold of concerns, such as:

* how you can comprehend the common features of studying an extra language
* what makes a 'good' language learner
* multilingualism and assumptions approximately monolingualism
* studying the written language
* the impact of modern govt immigration coverage on language studying processes.

As a majority of adults studying ESOL are from groups of immigrants, refugees and asylum seekers, figuring out the variety of social and private background of novices is a serious measurement of this publication. It additionally recognises the social pressures and tensions at the newbies clear of the school room and discusses a number of different types of school room and language educating methodologies.

Full of useful actions and case stories, this publication is vital analyzing for any uncomplicated talents instructor project a process specialist improvement, from GNVQ via to post-graduate level.

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Download E-books A Course in Language Teaching Trainer's Handbook: Practice of Theory (Cambridge Teacher Training and Development) PDF

By Penny Ur

This significant path offers a accomplished simple advent to instructing languages, to be used in pre-service or early event settings. it may be utilized by teams of lecturers operating with a coach, or as a self-study source. The Trainee's e-book presents the entire projects given basically e-book yet with out heritage info, bibliographies, notes or ideas. it truly is appropriate for these learning on a trainer-led direction, the place suggestions is instantly on hand.

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Download E-books Abstracts in Academic Discourse: Variation and Change (Linguistic Insights) PDF

The e-book brings jointly a wealthy number of views on abstracts as a tutorial style. Drawing on style research and corpus linguistics, the experiences accrued right here mix awareness to known constitution with emphasis on language version and alter, therefore providing a multi-perspective view on a style that's turning into essentially the most very important in present-day examine verbal exchange. The chapters are prepared into 3 sections, every one delivering specific yet occasionally mixed views at the exploration of this educational style. the 1st part seems to be at version throughout cultures via reports evaluating English with Spanish, Italian and German, whereas additionally together with issues on edition throughout genders or the native/non-native divide. the second one part centres on version throughout disciplines and features a wide variety of experiences exploring disciplinary identities and groups, in addition to diverse levels of centrality within the disciplinary neighborhood. The 3rd and ultimate part explores language and style swap by way of taking a look at how authorial voice and metadiscourse have replaced over the last few a long time less than the impact of alternative media and diverse stakeholders.

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Download E-books Just Listening and Speaking Intermediate (AME) PDF

The simply abilities sequence presents a versatile set of training fabrics to be used separately or in any mixture to shape an built-in direction. The simply abilities sequence, to be had at 4 degrees, contains Grammar, Vocabulary, Listening & talking, and analyzing & Writing books. The corpus of the excellent direction has been used to create this set of talents books.

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