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99 R e a d i n g & Vo c a b u l a r y – A C A D E M I C E N G L I S H & S K I L L S • Reading Skills – emphasis on extensive reading skills and language development through four areas: Understanding the text, Critical thinking, Using the text and Language Focus • Writing Skills – emphasis on developing strong academic writing skills and continued language development through five areas: Structure and organisation, Critical thinking, Using the text, Language focus and Evaluating writing • Listening and Note-taking Skills – develops essential comprehension skills in the context of real-life talks, presentations, and conversations with three hours of audio material SkillsWork provides: • Forty interesting lessons of integrated skills work with each unit having a focus skill while also linking into practice of all four skills in each lesson • Endless opportunities to extend and practise the students' lexical range, using both active and passive vocabulary. It provides work on collocations, phrasal verbs, word building, idioms and register • Practice in writing and speaking tasks required of students in life, work and exams; letter writing, reviews, emails, reports, complaints, planning, comparing, discussing, objecting, etc. • Exercises ask students to use inferences, complete charts, and answer questions designed to assess their understanding of the text and vocabulary • A focus on dictionary skills, word forms, collocations, and word parts helps students understand and use the dictionary, identify meaning in what they read, and convey meaning in what they write • Communicative activities feature Task- Based and Paragraph Writing Activities as well as Group Speaking Activities and Role Plays that ask students to conduct written and oral tasks Delta Academic Objectives U P P E R I N T E R M E D I AT E – A DVA N C E D CEFR B2 – C1 | 3 titles Louis Rogers & Michael Thompson Delta Academic Objectives is a series that prepares students for academic reading, writing and comprehension using source material that emulates the academic language situations and provides a realistic context for language development. SkillsWork P R E-I N T E R M E D I AT E – A DVA N C E D CEFR B1 – C1 | 1 level Lynda Edwards SkillsWork is an exciting book for teachers and students who want to focus on skills development at Intermediate level and beyond. SkillsWork is lively and motivating with a range of engaging and relevant topics. Essential Academic Vocabulary Mastering the complete academic word list A DVA N C E D CEFR C1 | 1 level Helen Huntley Essential Academic Vocabulary helps students learn and practise vocabulary from the Academic Word List. Engaging academic readings highlight vocabulary in context and increase in complexity level, allowing students to establish and build upon a solid vocabulary foundation. For Students Reading Skills Writing Skills Listening and Note-taking Skills Coursebook (*with audio CD) 9781905085569 9781905085583 9781905085606* For Teachers Teacher's Book 9781905085576 9781905085590 9781905085613 For Students Student's Book with Audio CD 9781905085149 For Teachers Teacher's Book 9781905085279 Essential Academic Vocabulary 9780618445424 A M E R I C A N E N G L I S H SAMPLE PAGES w w SAMPLE PAGES w w AU D I O C D AU D I O C D

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