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Sixty Words or Phrases Commonly Misused by ESL/EFL Students Preparing for Universities
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,530. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2014 by Wayzgoose Press. Category: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
This book is for classroom or individual study for students who need to clean up their grammar at the word level in preparation for university-level academic writing. It presents 60 words or phrases that are problematic for advanced non-native students of English, exposing the errors, explaining them, and providing examples of correct usage and opportunities to practice writing.
How to Pass Delta
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 19,290. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
This book is packed with practical tips and advice on how to get the most out of the Delta. Each unit has a discovery activity and comprehensive tips for each part of the three Delta modules. Written by someone with extensive experience of working with the Delta, as both a tutor and examiner, it provide you with all the practical advice you need to get the most out of your course.
Principles of Written English, Workbook 1
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,200. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2013 by Wayzgoose Press. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Distance & online education
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This workbook accompanies the online course, College Writing 2.1x, Principles of Written English, the first of a series of three courses offered by College Writing Programs of the University of California, Berkeley through edX.org. This workbook offers additional ways to practice writing, editing, and reviewing the materials for the online course.
English Grammar and Essay Writing, Workbook 2
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,770. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2014 by Wayzgoose Press. Category: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
This workbook accompanies the online course, College Writing 2.2x, Principles of Written English, the second of a series of three courses offered by College Writing Programs of the University of California, Berkeley through edX.org. You do not need to have taken the first course to benefit from this second one.
Big Questions in ELT
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 28,000. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
Teachers and learners of English as a second or foreign language constantly engage with certain key questions, such as 'Is memorization good?', 'What's the best kind of practice?' or 'What's the best age to start?' This book addresses 21 of those questions, informed by the author's extensive experience as well as the current state of thinking by experts in the field.
Principles of Written English, Workbook 3
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,160. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2014 by Wayzgoose Press. Category: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
This workbook accompanies the online course College Writing 2.3x, Principles of Written English, the third of a series of three courses offered by College Writing Programs of the University of California, Berkeley through edX.org. You do not need to have taken the first and second courses to benefit from this third one.
IELTS Reading Texts: Essential Practice for High Band Scores
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Series: IELTS: Obtaining High Bands, Book 3. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 49,930. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2012 by Onlearn. Category: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
This book provides essential practice for serious students who are determined to achieve a high IELTS band score in the IELTS Reading paper. It contains 20 Multiple Choice Reading texts and 10 full IELTS Reading texts, with a variety of question types and detailed answer feedback. The book is aimed at those who are determined to go on to further academic studies or emigrate to another country.
IELTS Task 1 Academic: How to Plan and Write Responses for Graphs, Tables and Diagrams
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Series: IELTS: Obtaining High Bands, Book 8. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 10,330. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2013 by Onlearn. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Test preparation
IELTS TASK 1 ACADEMIC: How to Plan and Write Responses for Graphs, Tables and Diagrams is essential preparation for serious IELTS students. There are 15 tasks covering line, bar & pie graphs plus tables of data, diagrams and flow charts. Each task contains an authentic IELTS task, a detailed guide to the task, an annotated graphic on key points, a model answer and a commentary on the response.
IELTS Task 2 Academic: How to Write Task Two Essays
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Series: IELTS: Obtaining High Bands, Book 10. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 17,040. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2013 by Onlearn. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Test preparation
IELTS TASK 2 ACADEMIC: How to Write Task Two Essays is essential preparation for serious IELTS students. 15 tasks on frequently-appearing themes are presented. Each task contains an IELTS question, followed by practical advice on focusing on the task, generating ideas and structuring paragraphs. A strong response (“model”) is given with a detailed commentary on the language and content.
IELTS Speaking: A Comprehensive Guide
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 136,060. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
Everything you need to know about IELTS Speaking in one book! What exactly do you have to do to get a particular band score? Which easy-to-learn words and phrases can improve your score quickly? What should you include in your answers to impress the examiner? Which aspects of grammar or pronunciation should you focus on?
Fifty Ways to Practice Writing: Tips for ESL/EFL Students
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,860. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2013 by Wayzgoose Press. Category: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
This book is made for students of English as a Second or Foreign Language. You will learn 50 ways to practice and improve writing – both with pen and paper and typing. By applying these methods, you will write more, write faster, and write more correct and more interesting papers and letters
Messaging: beyond a lexical approach in ELT
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Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 37,810. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
This is a methodology book for language teachers that aims to stimulate reflection and new thinking. It argues that languages can be taught and learned more directly and efficiently by (i) designing learning materials around the approach that structures the traditional holiday phrasebook, and (ii) allowing some forms of translation to play a role in the learning process.
IELTS Task 1 General: How to Write Task One Letters
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Series: IELTS: Obtaining High Bands, Book 9. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 11,800. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2013 by Onlearn. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Test preparation
IELTS TASK 1 GENERAL: How to Write Task One Letters is essential preparation for serious IELTS students. There are 15 tasks which offer a wide range of letter types, formal, semi-formal and informal. Each task contains an authentic IELTS task, a strong response (“model”) and a detailed commentary on content and language. Significant features and the importance of tone are highlighted.
1,000 Conversation Questions: Designed for Use in the ESL or EFL Classroom
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Price: $8.39 USD. Words: 16,890. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
More than 1,000 conversation questions spanning 100 topics. This book is targeted towards intermediate or advanced ESL or EFL students. It's a great way to spark interest in a topic, practice fluency, elicit vocabulary, and find common errors. It's also a great resource for teachers who need a quick activity to fill time.
Winners Speak Globish
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Price: $7.75 USD. Words: 14,220. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
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If you use English that's too dense or too subtle,YOU COULD BE LOSING BUSINESS! Only 5% of English spoken in the world is among native speakers. More than a billion global citizens are looking for a simplified form of English. "Whether you are delivering a speech,negotiating a contract or doing business in another country, Globish is the answer and this book is your guide." Dan Poynter.
English Laughs Best. 300 Fabulous Pun Jokes to Learn English
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,140. Language: American English. Published: January 8, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
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An outstanding collection of laugh-out-loud original pun jokes to learn English. Full of idioms and phrases to use in everyday speech. Perfect to entertain yourself and your friends! Safe for children and suitable for all levels.
Wordz
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Price: $6.87 USD. Words: 22,090. Language: American English. Published: March 23, 2015 by Dr. Leland Benton. Category: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
Power of Words –Wordz is all about mastering communication by using the power of words, powerful words, powerful words list, business power words, sales power words and more. People use language and the power of the spoken word to communicate but often say something that is either perceived wrong or is couched in a completely different meaning than what was said. The meanings of words ....
Experimental Practice in ELT: Walk on the wild side
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Price: $6.50 USD. Words: 18,930. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
This book is a unique resource for English-language teachers who want to experiment in the classroom and for Cambridge Delta module 2 candidates completing their Experimental Practice assignment. It covers 5 key areas of experimental practice: Dogme, lexical chunking, corpora, translation 2.0 and CLIL. It also includes downloadable PDFs of sample lesson plans for each area.
IELTS General Writing Module: Models for High Band Scores
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Series: IELTS: Obtaining High Bands, Book 4. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 9,030. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2012 by Onlearn. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Test preparation
This book has been created for IELTS General Training Exam candidates who want to achieve a high score in the Writing Module. Sixteen models for writing very good responses to Tasks 1 Letters & 2 Essays are provided, as well as notes and explanations to detail what a candidate must do for a high band score.
IELTS Academic Writing Module: Models for High Band Scores
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Series: IELTS: Obtaining High Bands, Book 1. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 9,460. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2012 by Onlearn. Category: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
This book has been created for IELTS Academic Exam candidates who want to achieve a high score in the Writing Module. Sixteen models for writing very good responses to Tasks 1 & 2 are provided, as well as notes and explanations to detail what a candidate must do for a high band score.