Business Start-up is a two-level Business English course which takes beginners and false beginners from basic English up to the point where they can start preparing for the ВЕС Preliminary examination. Business Start-up 2 covers competencies from Council of Europe level A2 and leads into B1. The Business Start-up Workbooks provide comprehensive self-study practice and consolidation of all the grammar and vocabulary from the Business Start-up Student's Books. The Business Start-up CD contains additional skills work with grammar, vocabulary and listening practice.
How to Teach Listening is a practical guide to the theory of listening in the language classroom. It includes: - key topics such as authenticity, testing, and using technology for listening; - practical ideas for conducting an effective listening lesson; - strategies to ensure the long term development of students' listening skills; - an audio CD of stress samples, sound bites and lesson ideas.
"The London Tests of English" (LTE) offer scenario-based language assessment for speakers of other languages.The tests are mapped to the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR). They assess reading, writing, listening and speaking skills and are offered at six levels: Level A1 - Foundation (A1); Level 1 - Elementary (A2); Level 2 - Intermediate (B1); Level 3 - Upper Intermediate (B2); Level 4 - Advanced (C1); Level 5 - Proficient (C2).
Business Vocabulary Builder is a business vocabulary and practice course for students with an intermediate level of English or above. Using the course will enrich your business vocabulary and enable you to express yourself more fluently and confidently in a professional context. The vocabulary is organized by business topic (first part) and business skill (second part), making it simple for you to target the language and skills you need. The imaginative variety of practice exercises makes the vocabulary easier to digest and remember. The topics and skills are covered from a 21st-century perspective, teaching up-to-date language in modern business contexts. The accompanying Audio CD provides essential listening practice and extension exercises and features real, international business people from a wide range of backgrounds. (The complete listening scripts are contained in the book.)