Q: Skills for Success – Listening and Speaking 2 (Student’s Book+ Audio)
Other / 11 May, 2016

Q Skills for Success encourages students to think critically and succeed academically. Q’s question-centred approach provides a unique critical thinking framework for each unit. This develops key cognitive skills such as analyzing, synthesizing, and evaluating—as well as developing the language skills essential for academic success. Learning outcomes are clearly stated at the start and end of the units, with competency self-evaluations and vocabulary check lists featuring the Academic Word List. This enables teachers to define learning outcomes effectively to accreditation bodies.

Improve Your IELTS Listening & Speaking Skills (Ebook & CDs)
Ebook IELTS / 17 March, 2016

“Improve your IELTS Skills” is aimed at students between bands 4.5 and 7.5. The series has three preparation courses, Academic Reading, Academic Writing, and Listening and Speaking. The courses develop language, skills and test techniques to help students achieve a higher IELTS score. The three books in the series may be used together as a complete course or may be used to target specific skills. Or they may be used separately to supplement other coursebooks. What is Improve your IELTS Listening and Speaking Skills? Improve your IELTS listening and Speaking Skills is a complete preparation course for the Listening and Speaking Modules of the International English Language Testing System. Through targeted practice, it develops skills and language to help you achieve a higher IELTS score in these two modules. How can I use this book? You can use Improve your IELTS Listening and Speaking Skills as a book for studying on your own or in a class. If you are studying on your own, Improve Your IELTS Listening and Speaking Skills is designed to guide you step-by-step through the activities. The book is completely self-contained: a dear and accessible key is provided, so you can easily check your answers as you work through the book. There are two…

Face2face Advanced (Student’s Book, Teacher’s Book, 3 Audio CDs)
Other / 3 January, 2016

face2face, 1st edition, is a six level general English course for adults and young adults. It goes from Starter level through to Advanced. The Student’s Book provides approximately 80 hours of core teaching material, which can be extended to 120 hours using the photocopiable resources and extra ideas in the Teacher’s Book. An interactive CD-ROM, which comes with the Student’s Book, encourages learner autonomy with exercises in all language areas, video, games, customisable tests and a progress chart. At Advanced level, ‘Accurate Writing’ sections help students overcome typical problems such as spelling and punctuation. ‘Real World’ lessons help learners become more spontaneous, natural communicators by teaching practical language as well as further developing learners’ reading, writing, listening and speaking skills. Pass: tienganhedu.com

Compact Advanced (SB + Audio + CD-ROM+Workbook CD)
Other / 29 December, 2015

Compact Advanced provides C1-level students with thorough preparation and practice of the grammar, vocabulary, language skills, topics and exam skills needed for success in the revised Cambridge English: Advanced exam. Ten units cover all four exam papers, focusing on one part of each paper in each unit. Reading and Listening texts cover all core topics. Writing tasks include both sample and model answers, and Speaking activities are designed to improve fluency and accuracy, and to help students express themselves with confidence. Grammar sections provide additional focus on developing the necessary grammar for the Reading and Use of English paper. Vocabulary input is at C1 level and is informed by English Vocabulary Profile research. Grammar and vocabulary work is integrated with exam practice, and include exercises informed by the Cambridge Learner Corpus of real exam candidates’ answers. Key features Official preparation from Cambridge English Language Assessment and Cambridge University Press for the revised Cambridge English: Advanced exam from 2015 Informed by research into real learner English from the Cambridge Learner Corpus and English Vocabulary Profile Ten units covering all papers: each unit focuses on one part of each paper Each unit contains exam tips and ‘Quick steps’, building up strategies for…

Reading Challenge 3 2nd Edition (PDF + CD)
Other / 30 March, 2015

Reading Challenge, Second Edition is a three-book non-fiction reading series designed for intermediate to advanced English language learners. The series presents a wide range of topics through controlled language aimed to engage the interest of readers while ensuring that the content remains accessible. The graded reading passages found in three books of the Reading Challengeseries allow learners to comfortably progress from easily accessble readings to more challenging ones through repeated exposure to frequently encountered non-fiction language structures and vocabulary. In addition to developing students’ reading skills, the exercises in the Reading Challenge series provide learners the opportunity to practice listening, speaking, and writing through activities specifically targeting each of these skills. Key Features Non-fiction passages accessible to low-proficiency readers Annotated vocabulary to facilitate comprehension of reading passages Multiple vocabulary and reading development exercises in each unit Common idiomatic expressions within each passage Useful grammar points to promote students’ reading and writing skills Extension activities to allow further reflection on the topic Listening, speaking, and writing exercises to reinforce students’ acquisition of language structures Free Audio CD includes all reading passage and listening exercises

Reading Challenge 2 2nd Edition (PDF + CD)
Other / 29 March, 2015

Reading Challenge, Second Edition is a three-book non-fiction reading series designed for intermediate to advanced English language learners. The series presents a wide range of topics through controlled language aimed to engage the interest of readers while ensuring that the content remains accessible. The graded reading passages found in three books of the Reading Challengeseries allow learners to comfortably progress from easily accessble readings to more challenging ones through repeated exposure to frequently encountered non-fiction language structures and vocabulary. In addition to developing students’ reading skills, the exercises in the Reading Challenge series provide learners the opportunity to practice listening, speaking, and writing through activities specifically targeting each of these skills. Key Features Non-fiction passages accessible to low-proficiency readers Annotated vocabulary to facilitate comprehension of reading passages Multiple vocabulary and reading development exercises in each unit Common idiomatic expressions within each passage Useful grammar points to promote students’ reading and writing skills Extension activities to allow further reflection on the topic Listening, speaking, and writing exercises to reinforce students’ acquisition of language structures Free Audio CD includes all reading passage and listening exercises

Reading Challenge 1 Second Edition- Malarcher Casey, Janzen Andrea. (PDF + CD)
Other / 27 March, 2015

Reading Challenge, Second Edition is a three-book non-fiction reading series designed for intermediate to advanced English language learners. The series presents a wide range of topics through controlled language aimed to engage the interest of readers while ensuring that the content remains accessible. The graded reading passages found in three books of the Reading Challenge series allow learners to comfortably progress from easily accessible readings to more challenging ones through repeated exposure to frequently encountered non-fiction language structures and vocabulary. In addition to developing students’ reading skills, the exercises in the Reading Challenge series provide learners the opportunity to practice listening, speaking, and writing through activities specifically targeting each of these skills. Key Features: – Non-fiction passages accessible to low-proficiency readers – Annotated vocabulary to facilitate comprehension of reading passages – Multiple vocabulary and reading development exercises in each unit – Common idiomatic expressions within each passage – Extension activities to allow further reflection on the topic – Listening, speaking, and writing exercises to reinforce students’ acquisition of language structures

Advanced Listening Comprehension 3, 3rd edition, Thomson Corporation (PDF + CD)
Other / 11 March, 2015

  Advanced Listening Comprehension, 3rd edition (Book & 5 WMA CDs)‘); Advanced Listening Comprehension is the third volume in this groundbreaking listening and notetaking series of THOMSON. This book is a complete listening and notetaking skills program for advanced level students of English as second or foreign language. Lectures and readings on topics of universal interest provide stimulating content-based material for developing comprehension, notetaking, and academic study skills. Compelling cross-curricular lectures for stimulating, up-to-date content. Pre- and post-listening activities. Spiraled vocabulary, structures, and rhetorical patterns. Content-based units and lectures. Guided notetaking practice This book includes 5 units Unit One. Anthropology: The Evolution of Human Endeavor. Unit Two. History: The Passing of Time and Civilizations. Unit Three. Sociology: Women, Men, and Changing Roles. Unit Four. Communication: The Influence of Language, Culture, and Gender. Unit Five. Biology: Understanding Genetics to Genetic Engineering. A: Audioscripts. B: Answer Keys

Listening and Notetaking Skills Noteworthy 2 Student’s Book 3rd Edition ( PDF + CD)
EBook , Other / 2 March, 2015

  Noteworthy is the second volume in Listening and Notetaking series of THOMSON. This book develops students listening and notetaking skills, provides insights into U.S. life and culture, and builds cross-disciplinary vocabulary. Lectures and readings on topics of universal interest provide stimulating content-based material for developing comprehension, notetaking, and academic study skills. Compelling cross-curricular lectures for stimulating, up-to-date content. Pre- and post-listening activities. Spiraled vocabulary, structures, and rhetorical patterns. Content-based units and lectures. Guided notetaking practice This book includes 5 units:The face of the people, The American Character, American trademarks, Education, The official Side. Appendix A: Audioscripts. Appendix B: Answer Keys Audio: 128kbps, 44,1KHz, 2 channels, WMA 5 CDs with CD1 ( unit1- chapters 1,2,3), CD2 ( unit 2- chapters 4,5,6), CD3 ( unit 3- chapters 7,8,9), CD4 ( unit 4- chapters 10,11,12), CD5 ( unit 5- chapters 13,14,15). Video: 1601 kbps, 720*540 (4:3), 29,97 fps, MPEG-4 (avi) This video includes 2 parts 15 chapters accompanied with student book. Video scripts are in student book, pages 170-238 Total running time 158 minutes.  

Intermediate Listening Comprehension 1. Patricia Dunkel & Phyllis Lim (PDF + CD + Video)
EBook , Other / 2 March, 2015

Intermediate Listening Comprehension is the first volume in this groundbreaking listening and notetaking series of THOMSON. This book is designed to familiarize students with the major rhetorical patterns of formal, spoken English. Lectures and readings from across the curriculum (history, science, anthropology, American studies, and language arts) provide stimulating content-based material for developing comprehension, notetaking, and academic study skills. Carefully sequenced progression of activities, spiraled rhetorical patterns, vocabulary, and structures, integrated speaking practice, pre- and post-listening activities. The third edition of this groundbreaking listening and notetaking series includes videotaped lectures in DVD . Now teachers can use the audio program with the support of video simulation of an academic lecture experience. Many new and updated lectures with high-interest topics are included. – This book includes 5 units, focus on: chronology, process, classification/definition, comparison/contrast, causal analysis. – 8 CDs include CD1 (unit 1- chapters 1,2), CD2 ( unit 1- chapter 3, unit 2- chapter 4), CD3 ( unit 2- chapters 5,6), CD4 ( unit 3- chapters7,8), CD5 ( unit 3- chapter 9, unit 3- chapter 10), CD6 ( unit 4- chapters 11,12), CD7 ( unit 5- chapters 13,14), CD8 (unit 5- chapter 15).