A focused, 50-60 hour course for the revised Cambridge English: First (FCE) for Schools exam from 2015. This Workbook provides further practice of language and vocabulary introduced in the Compact First for Schools Second edition Student's Book. Topics and exam tasks follow the progression of language in the Student's Book units. It also features an eight-page section focusing on the consolidation and extension of skills for the Writing paper. Downloadable Audio contains the listening material for the Workbook listening activities and includes exam-style listening tasks.
Highly focused preparation for the revised 2015 Cambridge English: First (FCE) course in 50-60 core hours. Compact First Second edition provides B2-level students with thorough preparation and practice needed for exam success. Each unit tackles a key part of each exam paper and includes a section on Grammar for Use of English. The Class Audio CDs include all the listening material needed for listening and speaking practice activities and all listening exam tasks. These CDs are also included in the Compact First Student's Book Pack, available separately.
The Active Listening series is a three-level listening course in North American English. It draws on recent research in comprehension, and offers students 20 engaging, task-based units, each built around a topic, function, or grammatical theme. In the first two levels (Introducing and Building), students learn to listen through a careful balance of activities, including listening for gist, listening for specific information, and making inferences. In the third level (Expanding), listening activities are content-based, drawing on real information from a variety of sources.
Choose an official Cambridge English course for the most authoritative exam preparation available! COMPACT FIRST FOR SCHOOLS is a concise and focused course which thoroughly prepares B2-level students for all five papers of Cambridge English First for Schools, also known as First Certificate in English (FCE) for Schools. Eight units provide 50-60 hours of core material to maximise the performance of school-age learners. Key features: the Workbook provides extra practice in Reading, and Writing and exam-style Listening for each unit of the Student's Book; the Audio CD includes all the recordings for the listening exercises; grammar and vocabulary exercises for each unit teach students to avoid common mistakes identified in Cambridge's unique collection of real exam candidates' answers; a six-page Writing section provides further dedicated practice for this part of the exam.
This paper is to analyze the causes of success of Islamic community activities, which represent a major dimension of the Islamic resurgence increasingly felt by the Israeli Arabs. Community services provided by non-profit voluntary Islamic associations in many localities have filled a vacuum resulting from the central government's neglect of the Arab sector, the inefficiency of local Arab leadership and the weakness of Arab non-government organizations.
This photocopiable resource book and audio CD of speaking activities is designed to encourage engaging and natural discussion among advanced-level students. The book consists of 26 topic-based units, each filled with a variety of stimulating activities. All the activities are free-standing, and comprehensive teacher's notes give a clear indication of the preparation required, as well as keys to the activities, complete audioscripts and suggestions for discussion-based writing tasks. The audio recordings include listening material from the book in a wide range of native-speaker accents.
Six full practice tests plus easy-to-follow expert guidance and exam tips designed to guarantee exam success. The Preliminary for Schools Trainer Audio CDs feature the listening activities from the tests.
Grammar and Vocabulary reference and practice for the revised Cambridge English: First (FCE) and Cambridge English: First (FCE) for Schools from 2015 Cambridge Grammar and Vocabulary for First and First for Schools provides complete coverage of the grammar and vocabulary needed for the Cambridge First exams, and develops listening skills at the same time. It includes the full range of First and First for Schools exam tasks from the Reading and Use of English, Writing and Listening papers, and contains helpful grammar explanations.This edition is updated for the new exam to be introduced from 2015. It is informed by the Cambridge Learner Corpus to ensure that the language tackles real learner errors. The accompanying listening material is available online for download.
Compact Preliminary for Schools is a focused, 50-60 hour course for Cambridge English: Preliminary for Schools, also known as Preliminary English Test (PET). The Student's Book features eight topic based units with focused exam preparation to maximise the performance of school-age learners. Units are divided in the order of the exam with pages on Reading, Writing, Listening and Speaking. A Grammar reference covers key areas in the syllabus and unit based wordlists include target vocabulary with definitions. The Student's Book also features a revision section and full practice test. The accompanying CD-ROM provides interactive grammar, vocabulary and exam skills tasks including listening. Course users also have exclusive access to a further practice test with audio via a URL in the Student's Book.
The Teacher's Manual contains a variety of suggestions and information to enrich the material in the Student Book. It includes general teaching suggestions for each section of a typical unit, answers to frequently asked questions, unit-by-unit teaching tips with ideas for further communicative practice, and a supplementary listening activity section. Answers to the Student Book exercises and audioscripts of the listening activities are found at the back of the Teacher's Manual. Also included in the Teacher's Manual is a CD-ROM that includes PowerPoint presentations that offer alternative ways of presenting selected grammar structures. Focus on Grammar helps students understand and practice English grammar through contextualized listening, speaking, reading, and writing activities. Focus on Grammar combines controlled and communicative practice with critical thinking skills and ongoing assessment.
Fourth edition of the full-colour Cambridge English: Young Learners (YLE) preparation activities for all three levels of the test (Starters, Movers, Flyers) updated to reflect the new revised specifications which will be out in January 2018. Fun for Movers Student's Book provides full-colour preparation for Cambridge English: Movers. Fun activities balanced with exam-style questions practise all the areas of the syllabus in a communicative way and support young learners in the areas they find most difficult. Listening material to accompany the Student's Book is available online for download or as a separate Audio CD. Grammar and vocabulary activities get students practising online in their own time via an access code in the book. The Home Fun Booklet allows students to practice vocabulary at home.
This book explores the development of tombs as a cultural phenomenon in ancient Egypt and examines what tombs reveal about ancient Egyptian culture and Egyptians’ belief in the afterlife. Investigates the roles of tombs in the development of funerary practices Draws on a range of data, including architecture, artifacts and texts Discusses tombs within the context of everyday life in Ancient Egypt Stresses the importance of the tomb as an eternal expression of the self
Полный вариант заголовка: «An account of some recent discoveries in hieroglyphical literature and Egyptian antiquities : Including the author's original alphabet, as extended by Mr. Champollion, with a translation of five unpublished Greek and Egyptian manuscripts / By Thomas Young».
"Discover China Workbook 2" is an accompanying workbook to "Discover China Student Book 2", designed for upper-elementary, teenage to adult learners of mandarin Chinese. "Workbook 2" is suitable for both in-class and self-study use. "Workbook 2" features clear language objectives which correspond with the "Student's Book" unit structure and activities. A wide variety of vocabulary and grammar exercises, as well as extra reading and listening activities, provide practice of the core language presented in "Student's Book 2". Each unit of "Discover China Workbook 2" contains a list of learning objectives which provide a clear outline of the language skills and knowledge which is practiced in each activity. Also contained in each unit is additional topic-related reading and listening material which provide extra practice of key grammar and vocabulary presented in the corresponding Student Book lesson and unit. Pinyin of characters learnt in the "Student Book 2" is removed from the listening and reading passages in "Workbook 2". Moreover a self-assessment section at the end of each unit using "I can -" descriptors enables students to reflect on their individual progress. "The Workbook 2" pays attention to developing students' character writing skills beyond the number taught in "Student Book 2". In "Student Book 2", students learn to write 50 characters, and in "Workbook 2" this number is increased to 350 characters.
A complete guide for teachers using all of the components of the Expert First in a blended classroom. - Module by module teaching notes, including background information on the texts and ideas for extension activities - Module-linked photocopiable activities providing communicative classroom practice - Answer keys for all exercises - photocopiable audioscripts for the listening material.