A three-level (B1+ to C1) integrated skills course for higher education students at university or on foundation courses. The C1 Advanced Student's Book consolidates academic study skills. Students' analytical skills are challenged with an increased range of authentic written and spoken academic texts. From essay organisation, taking notes, group discussion to writing references and paraphrasing texts, the students are presented with a wealth of practice opportunities to enhance all academic skills at this level. The course further develops independent learning skills and critical thinking through 'Study tips' sections and allows for personalisation of learning in the 'Focus on your subject' sections. Lecture and seminar skills units provide authentic practice in listening to lectures and participating in seminars.
A three-level (B1+ to C1) integrated skills course for higher education students at university or on foundation courses. The B2 Upper Intermediate Student's Book gives students further practice in academic study skills. Students analyse characteristics of written and spoken academic texts, develop awareness of academic culture and learn to avoid plagiarism. From essay organisation, taking notes, group discussion to writing references and paraphrasing texts, the students are presented with a wealth of practice opportunities to enhance all academic skills. The course develops independent learning skills and critical thinking through Study Tip sections and allows for personalisation of learning in the Focus on your discipline sections. Five lecture skills units provide authentic practice in listening to lectures and note-taking.
The world's best-selling grammar series for learners of English. This third edition, with answers and interactive eBook, contains 100 units of grammar reference and practice materials, with illustrations in full colour and a user-friendly layout. It is ideal for learners preparing for the Cambridge Advanced, Proficiency or IELTS examinations, and is informed by the Cambridge International Corpus, which ensures the language is authentic and up-to-date. The eBook has the same grammar explanations and exercises found in the printed book, plus other great features. You can listen to all of the example sentences from the book, record your answers to exercises, highlight text, bookmark pages and add your own notes.
A three-level (B1+ to C1) integrated skills course for higher education students at university or on foundation courses. The B1+ Intermediate Student's Book introduces students to the characteristics of written and spoken academic texts. Students are guided towards developing relevant strategies for setting study goals and approaching these texts. From asking for help, understanding essay questions to planning essay paragraphs and listening for gist and detail, students have a wealth of opportunities to practice all core academic skills. The course develops independent learning skills and critical thinking through "Study Tips" sections and allows for personalisation of learning in the 'Focus on your subject' sections. Five lecture skills units provide authentic practice in listening to lectures and note-taking.
Objective IELTS Advanced is a course offering students complete preparation for the Cambridge IELTS test. Designed for students aiming for a band score of 6.5 or 7, it combines thorough language development with systematic test preparation and practice. Its 20 she units cover a wide range of motivating topics and give a sense of progress. Gives thorough preparation for both the General Training and Academic Modules. Examples from the Cambridge Learner Corpus target areas most likely to cause problems for IELTS candidates. Informed by the Cambridge Corpus of Academic English, it provides guidance in how to use appropriate academic style. 10 'Test Folders' cover each exam task in depth and provide practical advice. 10 'Writing Folders' develop writing skills and give thorough practice in exam tasks Regular revision units consolidate language learned. A 'Grammar Folder' appendix provides further explanations and examples. The accompanying self-study CD-ROM includes further grammar, vocabulary and pronunciation practice, as well as additional practice of all four skills.
Cambridge English Empower is more than just a course book - it's a complete solution for effective learning and teaching! This new general English course for adult and young adult learners combines course content from Cambridge University Press with validated assessment from the experts at Cambridge English Language Assessment. Empower's unique mix of engaging classroom materials and reliable assessment, with personalised online practice, enables learners to make consistent and measurable progress.
The perfect study aid for anyone using English for their academic work. Academic Vocabulary in Use is the perfect study aid for anyone using English for their academic work. Ideal for students of any discipline, from engineers or social scientists to business students or lawyers, it covers all the key vocabulary they will come across in academic textbooks, articles, lectures and seminars, allowing them to function confidently in an English-speaking academic environment. The book is designed for students at good intermediate level and above as well as those preparing for IELTS and other university entrance examinations.
For upper-intermediate to advanced learners of English Ideal for IELTS, ВЕС, and Cambridge English: First, Advanced, and Proficiency exam preparation. With clear definitions and over 140,000 words, phrases, meanings, and examples, plus hundreds of pictures and illustrations, this dictionary is perfect as a reference tool and as a study companion. Informed by the Cambridge International Corpus and correlated to English Vocabulary Profile, it is also perfect for exam preparation. The CD-ROM contains the complete dictionary and recordings in British and American English. - NEW! Focus on Writing section deals with all the essential aspects of academic, formal, and informal writing. - NEW! Up-to-date vocabulary includes words from the areas of technology, media, language, society, and lifestyle, plus important words for academic study. - Learner error information shows the most common errors made by learners of English, so that you can avoid making the same mistakes. Ш English Vocabulary Profile correlation shows which words and meanings are known by learners at what level, so you can prioritize your vocabulary learning. 4-е издание.
Cambridge English Empower is a general adult course that combines course content from Cambridge University Press with validated assessment from the experts at Cambridge English Language Assessment. The Advanced Workbook with answers and downloadable audio can be used alongside the Student's Book and offers additional consolidation activities.
This book aims to develop both English language and communication skills. The six stand-alone units include writing a CV and a cover letter, and answering interview questions. Much of the advice included here would benefit native speakers looking for a job. The book is nicely laid out, with a good variety of exercise types. The accompanying audio CD is at times a little wooden and artificial, but as such may well be appreciated by the self-study learner. The use of genuine CVs and cover letters is appropriate for upper-intermediate and advanced students.