Quest Second Edition prepares students for academic success. The series features two complementary strands - Reading and Writing and Listening and Speaking - each with four levels. The integrated Quest Second Edition program provides robust scaffolding to support and accelerate each student's journey from exploring general interest topics to mastering academic content.
Skillful Intermediate/Level 2 Listening and Speaking Student's Book + Digibook
Chapters in the "Quest Listening and Speaking" books follow a consistent 5-part chapter structure that builds in difficulty and blends listening and speaking skills within the context of a particular academic area. Part One introduces the chapter topic with a short reading, discussion questions, and a journal writing activity. Part Two, "Everday English", features practice in listening to conventional English. These lively conversations and interviews appear on video as well as audio cassette, and feature a group of college students in a variety of different situations. Part Three, "The Mechanics of Listening and Speaking", contains contextualized practice in areas such as intonation, pronunciation, and language functions. Part Four, "Broadcast English", features authentic radio pieces from well known sources such as NPR, Christian Science Monitor, and Marketplace. Part Five, "Academic English", features authentic college lectures. As students listen, they gain valuable practice in note-taking skills.
"Improve your Skills for Advanced" (CAE) is a four book series for students preparing to take the Cambridge English: Advanced exam. The series aims to develop the skills, language and exam techniques required to achieve success in the exam. The series can be used for self-study or in class. Each of the 12 topic-based units guides you through the activities step by step. "Improve your Skills: Listening & Speaking for Advanced" offers complete preparation for the Listening and Speaking tests. The book comes with three audio CDs. Each unit includes: Skills focus to develop listening and speaking skills; Language development with vocabulary and useful phrases for the Speaking test; Pronunciation focus; Skills tips with ideas on how to approach the Listening and Speaking tasks in Advanced; Exam listening task with authentic test questions.
Northstar, now in its third edition, motivates students to succeed in their academic as well as personal language goals. For each of the five levels, the two strands - Reading and Writing and Listening and Speaking - provide a fully integrated approach for students and teachers.
A comprehensive teacher resource pack to help teachers who are preparing students to take the IELTS test. Written by Cambridge ESOL examiners and material writers with many years of experience preparing IELTS tests, this pack shows candidates how each of the tests is assessed and provides valuable tips. The book contains: practice tests for Listening, Speaking, Reading and Writing (both Academic and General Training); Listening, Reading and Writing answer sheets; Listening and Reading practice test answer keys and Listening tapescripts; sample candidate Writing responses and examiner comments; sample candidate Speaking tests and examiner comments. The DVD contains a Listening test for candidates to practise and film footage of three students taking the Speaking test.
The Audio CDs contain audio recordings for the exercises in the Pathways 2: Listening, Speaking, and Critical Thinking student book.
The audiocourse consisting of 10 disks, helping to develop skills of listening and speaking.
Improve your IELTS Skills 4.5-6.0 is a three book series for students preparing to take the IELTS exam. The series aims to develop the skills, language and test techniques required to achieve an IELTS band score of 6. The series can be used for self-study or in class. Each of the ten topic-based units guides you through the activities step by step. LISTENING AND SPEAKING FOR IELTS 4.5-6.0 offers complete preparation for the Academic IELTS Listening and Speaking tests. The book comes with two audio CDs. Each unit includes: - Topic talk activities to introduce key vocabulary and ideas for the unit topic. - Skills focus to develop listening and speaking skills. - Language development with skills and useful phrases for the Speaking test and revised. Pronunciation focus: - Technique boxes with ideas on how to approach the IELTS listening and speaking tasks. - Exam listening task with authentic test questions. - Additional online activities for skills, vocabulary and exam practice through the Improve your Skills MPO.
Communicate is a two-book video-based communication course specially written to improve listening and speaking skills for English students in upper-secondary classes. The course covers the areas such as English in the personal sphere, English at work, academic English and English in a public or social context. The Teacher's Multimedia Pack includes Class CDs, DVD and extra extension notes.
Focusing on IELTS: Listening and speaking skills, second edition, contains practical, in-depth strategies for developing listening and speaking skills in preparation for the IELTS examination. Ideal for independent study or class use, it has been designed for students who need to focus on specific test skills. Key features: - clear, up-to-date explanation of what is in the IELTS Listening and Speaking Tests; - explicit information about how IELTS candidates are assessed; - in-depth instruction to build specific test skills and strategies; - eighty-five exercises to extend skills and strategies; - expanded sections on vocabulary, grammar and pronunciation, designed to boost test performance; - practical guidance on how to develop a self-study program; - one complete Listening Practice Test; - three complete Speaking Practice Tests, with detailed analysis of each candidate's performance; - complete sets of questions for the three Speaking Tests; - full transcripts and answer key for all exercises and Practice Tests; - student-friendly design and layout; - four audio CDs featuring international accents.
This book includes key to Practice Exam Papers 2 and key to FCE Listening & Speaking Skills 2.