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IELTS Writing Task 1 Interactive Model Answers, Practice Tests, Vocabulary & Test Tips
Price: $18.99 USD. Words: 9,680. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides -- Tests, Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
This e-book includes essential test tips, key vocabulary development exercises, and 8 interactive model answers and practice tests for the main charts that appear on task 1 of the IELTS academic writing test (bar charts, tables, line graphs and pie charts). With practice, students can begin to write better answers faster to achieve higher IELTS writing scores.
50 Activities for the First Day of School
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 12,080. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2017 by Alphabet Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching methods & materials / language arts
Tired of doing the same icebreaker every September? Are your students fluent in Two Truths and a Lie? Build up your collection of go-to icebreakers and warm-up activities. 50 Activities for the First Day of School is a collection of classroom-tested activities to take care of important first day business and have fun at the same time.
Learning English with Tasha and Benji: This is Tasha
Series: Learning with Tasha and Benji. Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 190. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2017 by Future Bookworms LLC. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Readers / Beginner, Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
"This is Tasha" is the third story in our series "Learning English with Tasha and Benji." In this story for beginners, we meet the main character of the series Tasha and learn about her life with her best friend her dog Benji.
The CELTA Teaching Compendium
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 16,660. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching methods & materials / language arts
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This compendium sets out to provide a quick, easy reference to all the key practical teaching skills taught in CELTA. It explains the essential things you need to know, with practical tips and suggestions.
Phrases
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 2,010. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
Phrase is a group of words that functions as a single unit and lacks either a subject or a predicate, or both. It is in this lucid manner that this book will teach you various types of phrase such as noun, verb, adjectival, adverbial, prepositional, gerund, participial and infinitive phrases. Backed with a good exercise, this book will enable you master how to identify phrases in every sentence.
Rhymes
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 1,260. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
Rhyme is the quality shared by two or more words that end with the same sound. It is in this lucid manner that this book will teach you how to identify the words that rhyme. It clearly explains the various types of rhyme like perfect and general rhymes. It gives you some useful hints that will enable you to appreciate rhyming. And it has a good exercise that will help you master how to rhyme
Transcription
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 1,420. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
Transcription is the assigning of a particular phonetic symbol to a particular sound. It is in this lucid manner that this book will teach you how to transcribe words. It will instruct you on how to divide words into syllables so that you will master how to transcribe words correctly. And it is backed with a good exercise that will help you to learn how to transcribe words correctly.
Stresses
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,920. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
Stress is the greater force that makes a syllable or word to sound louder and distinct. This book will help you to learn how to put stresses on words and sentences. It can help you to improve on the placement of stress only if you can strictly adhere to the several rules of stress placement it has enunciated. With good exercises, it explores the emphatic stress and the sentence stress.
Consonants
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,750. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
Consonant is a sound produced by obstructing the flow of air either partially or completely from the lungs. It is this lucid manner that this book will teach you consonants. It describes how to produce the voiced consonants. It explains how to produce the voiceless consonants. It explores how to produce the consonant clusters. And it is backed with a good exercise.
Vowels
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 2,570. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
Vowel is a sound produced without obstructing the flow of air from the lungs. It is in this lucid manner that this book will teach you the twenty English vowels. It describes how to produce the short and long vowels. It teaches you how to produce the monophthongs. It shows you how to produce the diphthongs. Backed with a good exercise, it helps you to master how to produce all the vowel sounds.
Summary
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,540. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
Summary is a shortened account of a story. Summarizing is the shortening of a long story by capturing its main ideas. It is in this lucid manner that this book will teach you how to summarize. It clearly explains the techniques of summarizing a passage. It has several model passages that will enable you to master how to summarize a passage. More importantly, it is backed with good exercises.
Comprehension
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,390. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
Comprehension is the understanding of what is explicitly stated in a passage. It is in this lucid manner that this book will teach you how to understand a passage. It clearly explains the techniques of comprehending a passage. It has several model comprehension passages that will enable you to master how to answer questions on comprehension passages. And it is backed with good exercises.
Essays
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 6,770. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
This book teaches you how to write memorable, exciting and error-free essays. It clearly explains how to write a narrative essay. It analyzes a descriptive essay. It appraises an argumentative essay. It evaluates an expository essay. It identifies the good techniques of writing an essay. It discusses the common mistakes in writing an essay. And it explores the guidelines used to mark your essays.
Letters
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 6,150. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
This book teaches you how to write memorable, exciting and error-free letters. It clearly explains how to write formal letters. It analyzes semi-formal letters. It teaches you how to write informal letters. It discusses the good techniques of writing a letter. It identifies the common mistakes in writing a letter. And it explores the guidelines used by the examiners in marking your letters.
Idioms
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 2,290. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
Idiom is a phrase or expression whose meaning cannot be deducted from the meanings of the individual words when standing alone. It is in this lucid manner that this book will teach you idioms. It clearly explains how to learn more idioms. It instructs you on how to use idioms in sentences. Backed with a good exercise, it shows you how to use idioms correctly.
Vocabulary
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,300. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
Vocabulary comprises all the words known to you and the words you deduce from contexts. It is in this lucid manner that this book will teach you vocabulary. It clearly explains how you can increase your vocabulary. It analyzes the roots of words. It identifies the prefixes. It outlines the suffixes. It discusses the rules on the choice of words. Backed with exercises, it explores the registers.
Concord
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,330. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
Concord is an agreement that exists on the correct use of subjects, verbs, genders, tenses, voice and mood in speaking and writing English. This book clearly explains the subject-verb agreement. It analyzes the pronoun-antecedent agreement. It explores the shifts in construction. Backed with a good exercise, it will enable you to master how to apply the rules of concord to your sentences.
Clauses
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 2,500. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
Clause is a group of words that contains a subject and a predicate, thereby forming a part of sentence. It is in this lucid manner that this book clearly explains and analyzes the types of clause such as noun, adjectival (restrictive and non-restrictive) and adverbial clauses. And it is backed with a good exercise that will enable you to master how to identify clauses in every sentence.
Punctuation
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,510. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
Punctuation is the act of dividing writing into sentences, phrases and clauses by using special marks. This book clearly explains the full stops and commas. It analyzes the semicolons and colons. It appraises the quotation marks and hyphens. It examines the dash and ellipsis. It identifies the slash. It explores the capital letters. And it shows you how to correctly use all the punctuation marks.
Sentences
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 2,530. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
This book clearly explains sentence. It analyzes sentences according to their functions such as declarative, interrogative, imperative and exclamatory functions. It discusses the sentence elements and the sentence patterns. It shows how to employ parallelism in the construction of sentences. And it is backed with a good exercise that will enable you to learn how to construct correct sentences.