Collocations are combinations of words which frequently appear together. Using them makes your English sound more natural. Presents and explains approximately 1,500 word combinations in typical contexts using tables, charts, short texts and dialogues.
An intermediate ELT grammar reference and practice book which includes examples and explanations of form and usage, units that contrast different structures, revision units, and a 32-page test section.
Author: John Hughes, Ceri Jones
Publisher: Heinle & Heinle Pub
Practical Grammar is a three-level British Grammar course for self study or use in the classroom. The series takes students through key aspects of English grammar from Elementary to Upper Intermediate levels.
Today's students and teachers want a grammar book that helps the learner make the leap from practice to production. With 100% new content across all four levels, 'Grammar Practice for .' (3rd edition) meets this need.
This three-level grammar practice series takes students through from Basic to Advanced level English.
A modern, speaking-centred general English course that helps students use language naturally. Students typically have gaps in their language knowledge and performance which inhibit their progress. The natural English syllabus is based on research into these language gaps and the course brings together current ideas in a stylish, principled, and easy-to-teach set of materials. Key Features natural English is a syllabus strand which enables students to integrate frequent, natural language into their language framework. Students learn to use real language naturally, through thinking and rehearsal time, confidence-building practice, and task-centred speaking. The listening syllabus teaches students how to listen. A slot-in listening booklet features the tapescripts plus decoding and pronunciation exercises. Teacher's Book lesson plans, a product of the authors' teacher training expertise, talk teachers through the course materials. Teacher's Book chapters cover teaching principles, techniques, and ideas, plus a selected bibliography. Humour engages and motivates through cartoons, and the listening and reading material. Student's Book Topic-based units 5-6 'natural English' boxes per unit highlighting important aspects of everyday language 'Wordbooster' vocabulary development activities A 'test yourself' section at the end of each unit A language reference section with more detailed explanations of the key grammar and lexical grammar A bank of exercises for further practice and consolidation Listening Booklet Included with the Student's Book Complete tapescripts of the recorded material Additional activities based around the main listening text in each unit Pronunciation activities and a phonemic symbols chart
Author: David Riley, John Hughes
Publisher: Heinle & Heinle Pub
Each level of Practical Grammar has 100 units, divided into modules of five units. Each module examines a particular area of grammar. The grammar is set in short, everyday conversations or texts, showing the language in natural situations which students will find engaging and can relate to. Students then examine the form, meaning and use of the language before practicing it in a variety of activity types. A Review section concludes each module and regular tests check students' progress. Each level comes with two audio CDs and a pin code which allows access to MyPG for extensive additional online practice for use at home or in self-access centres. * Real language in natural situations: exposes students to grammar at work * Listening and pronunciation: two audio CDs provide listen and check support and key pronunciation of the grammar items. * Tips: highlight common errors and characteristics of English Grammar * Regular review and progress tests: give students the opportunity to check their learning
Author: David Evans
Publisher: Pearson English Language Teaching
Powerbase is a 3-level course which focuses on the everyday key vocabulary and phrases needed for work, travel and social situations. This highly-communicative course for low-level adult students delivers practical English for immediate use in the working world.
Author: Linda Lonon Blanton
Publisher: Heinle & Heinle Pub
The third edition of this popular series continues to offer proven instructional design and pedagogy for the step-by-step development of composition skills. Through the integration of reading and writing activities, students master sophisticated principles and techniques of English composition while developing their overall fluency.
Author: Mark Hancock, Paul Hancock, Annie McDonald
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
The general English course that takes students from 'how to to 'can do in every lesson.
Passages, Third Edition, is a two-level, multi-skills course that will quickly and effectively move adult and young-adult learners of English from high-intermediate to the advanced level. The Passages, Third Edition, Student's Books have been updated to offer fresh, contemporary content, relevant speaking and listening activities, comprehensive grammar and vocabulary support, enhanced reading skills development, and a step-by-step academic writing strand. Students will progressively elevate their language ability in both formal and informal communication through a variety of real-world contexts. Frequent communication reviews will systematically consolidate learning, while the popular Grammar Plus and new Vocabulary Plus sections in the back of the Student's Book provide additional skills support.
Grammar Spectrum Two
Author: Ken Paterson, Mark Harrison, Norman Coe
Publisher: OXFORD University Press
English rules and practice.
Top Grammar Plus is a series of comprehensive and easy-to-use grammar books for learners of English at all levels, from Beginner to Advanced. Top Grammar Plus is ideal for use in class or for individual study. Top Grammar Plus has regular exam practice pages offering students plenty of help preparing for Cambridge English: Key (KET), Preliminary (PET), First (FCE) and Trinity exams. Top Grammar Plus has a special lexical focus for each section and regular review pages. Top Grammar Plus has frequent review sections. PLUS extra online grammar and dictation exercises. PLUS a Teacher's Book with tests. Key features: Easy to use; Lots of exercises; Regular review pages; Thorough exam practice; Online exercises.