Prepares students for First Listening and Speaking tests. This book aims to develop the skills, language and test techniques required to achieve success in the exam through pronunciation focus and exam practice. It also includes two audio CDs and MPO for further online practice. It is a 'With Key' version.
Focuses on thorough preparation for the Cambridge English: Advanced (CAE) exam. In this title, the end of unit Review sections and the practice exam papers develop exam confidence. It comes with audio and an access code to Macmillan Practice Online (MPO) providing students with more material for exam preparation. It is a 'With Key' version.
Prepares pupils to affectively use English language to complete tasks. Part of the Improve your Skills series which aims to develop the skills, language and test techniques required to achieve success, this book comes 'With key' and MPO for further online practice.
Prepares students for the Advanced Listening and Speaking tests. Part of the Improve your Skills series, this book prepares students through pronunciation focus, test questions and listening tasks. It is a 'Without Key' version.
C1 Speaking Skills
Author: Albert Bowkett
Written especially for EFL students who are confident with vocabulary and reading at C1 level, but lack confidence in formal speaking tasks like speaking exams and formal conversation. In five short units, experienced EFL teacher Albert Bowkett presents innovative and effective techniques and exercises related to core speaking elements such as pronunciation, picture-related exam tasks, collaborative exam tasks, conversation, presentations, and interviews. What makes this book special is its application of logic and critical thinking skills, as well as organisational and performance techniques. This goes beyond simply 'learning phrases' (intermediate level) and provides the advanced level EFL speaker with proven tools and strategies for passing speaking exams and producing confident, original and dynamic answers in all formal situations.
Prepares students for the Academic IELTS Listening and Speaking tests. Part of IELTS Skills 6.0-7.5 series, this book prepares students through pronunciation focus, test questions and two audio CDs, along with MPO for further practice online. It is a 'With Key' version.
Destination C1 & C2
Author: Malcolm Mann, Steve Taylore-Knowles
Publisher: Macmillan Elt
Destination C1 & C2 : Grammar and Vocabulary is the ideal grammar and vocabulary practice book for all advanced students preparing to take any C1 & C2 level exam: e.g. Cambridge CAE and Cambridge CPE.
A new classroom course based on unscripted and authentic listening materials Real Lives, Real Listening will teach students vital skills they need to listen more effectively to English, however it is spoken. Through authentic recordings the course exposes students to the grammatical structures and lexis which are used most frequently in spoken English throughout the world. CD with authentic interviews featuring native and non-native speakers of English detailed comprehension and practice exercises includes information on simplification, linking, elision and weak forms teacher's notes and answer keys available at www.collinselt.com Real Lives, Real Listening will boost students' confidence and raise their awareness of the differences between spoken and written English. Created by Sheila Thorn of The Listening Business, the series reflects the latest academic theories on the importance of authentic listening practice in language acquisition. Suitable for learners at Advanced level (CEF level C1+)
English in the real world is constantly evolving, and learners need to move with it. But sometimes the English you can learn from your coursebook just isn't enough for real life. Using real everyday language, English for Life: Speaking (B2+) will help you to sound natural, clear and confident.> Hear the language people really use when they are speaking> CD with over 100 model conversations and practice exercises> Useful tips to increase your understanding of tone, slang and social contextIncludes practice of:,*Dealing with difficult conversations,*Expressing annoyance and anger,*Showing sympathy,*Convincing,*Being tactfulAbout the series:What is it? Collins' innovative English for Life series adds the extra bit of authenticity to your studies that traditional coursebooks often lack. The series includes helpful up-to-date and relevant topics needed to get by in English and uses authentic material from the Collins Corpus, the world's largest database of the English language.How can the series be used? The series can be used for independent study (self-study) and extra assignments, it's a great supplement to existing coursebooks, and the books can also be used as stand-alone coursebooks for short courses. All books have accompanying teacher resources available online.What levels are available? There are three levels available:A2 (Pre-intermediate)B1+ (Intermediate)B2+ (Upper intermediate)
Ready for FCE
Author: Roy Norris
Publisher: Macmillan Elt
A four-level skills series for adults and young adults. Learners can develop the skills they need to read English confidently wherever they are - at home, at work, travelling, studying or just in social situations with English-speaking friends. This edition comes with answers.