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For Lovers of English - 100 English Abbreviations
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,260. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Games, puzzles and brain twisters
(5.00 from 1 review)
A friend of mine once told me that the English language is being taken over by T.L.A.s I confess I had to ask her what T.L.A.s were. “Three Letter Abbreviations!”. I should have guessed. In a way, she was right. Abbrevations, and not just T.L.A.s, are everywhere: You can see them on the BBC and CNN; and if you’re P.D.Q. you can read about them on A.O.L.
Richer Speaking
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,560. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching methods & materials / language arts
A book of techniques that can be used to adapt speaking activities from coursebooks. These are divided into four categories: preparing to speak, adding repetition, extending speech and having a reason to listen. It's designed for language teachers at all stages of their careers.
The IELTS for Beginners Second Edition
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,960. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Test preparation, Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
This second edition of the book aims to help first time test takers as well as those who are attempting the test again with more in depth information about the questions and advice and techniques on how to identify the answers quicker for the listening and reading sections. There are also more details about the writing questions and guidance on how to write as per the test requirements.
52: a year of subversive activity for the ELT classroom
Price: $6.50 USD. Words: 8,810. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
(5.00 from 12 reviews)
This is an activity book for language teachers unlike any you have ever seen. 52 asks the question: can one new teaching idea per week make a difference? The authors use radical texts, subversive images and lateral thinking to suggest new ways of doing things inside the classroom and to prompt teachers and learners to think differently about the world outside the classroom.
Business English Secrets - How to present, engage, shine and write in English.....with a Twist.
Price: $4.49 USD. Words: 11,150. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
Business English Secrets will give you the confidence you need to give a dynamic presentation, shine at your next interview, be comfortable during small talk and write persuasively in English. After a 20-year career in finance before becoming a BE trainer, I know what it takes for you to become an effective and successful communicator in English.
Academic Reading Circles
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 17,170. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching methods & materials / language arts
(5.00 from 1 review)
Academic Reading Circles by Tyson Seburn is a teacher-resource book for a learner-centred reading skills approach. Academic Reading Circles is ideal for teacher use in pre-sessional or in-sessional EAP programs at the university level. Secondary and general ESL/EFL classrooms can also benefit. The book is published with the round and available for mobile devices (PC/Mac/Kindle/iPad) only.
The International Student's Guide to Studying in the United States
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 31,710. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2016 by Wayzgoose Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides -- Graduate School Guides, Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
This guide addresses the broad range of questions international students ask about the U.S., with information on everything from what to pack for the trip to how to write papers to why networking is important for career success. Includes detailed, practical advice about culture, language, and the American university system. Suitable for undergraduate and graduate students.
One Thing In A French Day 2015
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 44,540. Language: French. Published: April 4, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » French
This book contains the 132 transcripts for all the “One Thing in a French Day” podcasts of 2015! Join the thousands of subscribers already enjoying Laetitia’s everyday-life adventures in France.
100 TESOL Activities for Teachers: Practical ESL/EFL Activities for the Communicative Classroom
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 22,170. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2016 by Wayzgoose Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching methods & materials / language arts
This practical teacher training manual & activity guide supports the communicative classroom. Activities include reading, writing, listening, speaking, vocabulary, & icebreakers, as well as activities for lesson planning such as discussion, giving instructions, guided & less-guided practice, and independent practice. Includes downloadable and photocopiable activity templates for classroom use.
The Scottish Gaelic Tattoo Handbook: Authentic Words and Phrases in the Celtic Language of Scotland
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 16,800. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2016 by Bradan Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals, Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Celtic Languages
Created by a Gaelic specialist in Nova Scotia, this handbook will appeal to anyone who loves Scottish culture, Celtic roots, and tattoos. It contains a glossary of nearly 400 authentic Scottish Gaelic words and phrases suitable for tattoos, along with a history of the language, examples of real-life Gaelic tattoos that went wrong, and advice on how to avoid common translation mistakes.
Experimental Practice in ELT: Walk on the wild side
Price: $6.50 USD. Words: 18,930. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching methods & materials / language arts
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.
Fifty Ways to Practice Listening: Tips for ESL/EFL Students
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,850. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2012 by Wayzgoose Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - English (insert language book was written in)
This book is for students of English as a Second or Foreign Language. You will learn 50 ways to practice and improve listening skills. By applying these methods, you will be able to understand what you hear more easily. You don't need to be in an English-speaking country or in an English class to use this book. Contains recommendations for websites, songs, note-taking, and listening strategies.
Rasskaz-provokatsiya (The Story Provocation): unconventional Russian Language Textbook / Russian Reader
Price: $11.89 USD. Words: 27,130. Language: Russian. Published: March 22, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Russian, Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime
'Rasskaz-provokatsiya' ('The Story Provocation') is the second in the series of unconventional Russian language textbooks (Russian readers or Russian easy readers) for Elementary/Pre-Intermediate levels (A2-B1). The audio-book is available too.
Mandarin Chinese The Right Way! Everyday Talk
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,680. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Mandarin, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Language experience approach
In "Mandarin Chinese The Right Way! Everyday Talk" you’ll be learning the absolute best way to master Mandarin Chinese. By combining all aspects of the language, you will quickly become a fluent speaker, an excellent listener, a strong reader and a beautiful writer of Mandarin Chinese. Trust in the learning process that this book provides and you will master Mandarin Chinese sooner than you think.
Fifty Ways to Teach Writing: Tips for ESL/EFL Teachers
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,790. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2012 by Wayzgoose Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching methods & materials / arts & humanities
Teaching English as a second or foreign language is full of challenges: How do you hold students' interest? How do you ensure that they get enough practice to really learn? This guide gives you a variety of drills, games, techniques, methods, and ideas to help your students master writing in English. For beginning to advanced levels; many tips require little to no preparation or special materials.
Fifty Ways to Teach Pronunciation: Tips for ESL/EFL Teachers
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,940. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2015 by Wayzgoose Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - English (insert language book was written in), Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
This guide for new or experienced teachers of English as a second or foreign language contains fifty techniques, strategies, activities, and games for teaching pronunciation. It can be used alongside any existing textbook and is suitable for all levels. This book has 6 sections: Word stress; Speech Rhythm; Speech Groups; Final Intonation & Focus; Linking & Blending; Consonant & Vowel Sounds.
Boost Your Essay Grades and Skills in 1 Month
Price: $1.30 USD. Words: 11,890. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - English (insert language book was written in), Nonfiction » Language Instruction » African Languages
Essay writing is probably the most difficult to learn - and to teach. Most textbooks either do not attempt to teach the required skills or go into so much depth that it takes at least six months to master them. This unique book focuses on those skills and techniques that can be mastered in one month and yet significantly improve your grade. Suitable for all first English examinations.
Almanca öğrenmek - Paralel Metin - Basit Hikayeler Iki Dilli (Almanca - Türk)
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 21,400. Language: Turkish. Published: March 2, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Foreign Languages, Nonfiction » Language Instruction » German
“Paralel Metin" ile Almanca öğrenmek, bir dil öğrenmek için en tatminkar ve etkili yöntemdir. Mevcut sözcük dağarcığı yenilenmekte, yeni sözcük dağarcığı ise derhal pratiğe geçirilmektedir. İngilizce/Almanca/İspanyolca/İtalyanca/Fransızca/Portekizce/Danca/İsveççe/Lehçe/Arapça/ gramer, zekice yazılmış ve iyi biçimlendirilmiş metinlerimiz yoluyla kolayca anlaşılır.
Mandarin Chinese The Right Way! 888 Chinese Verbs
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,340. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Mandarin
In Mandarin Chinese The Right Way! 888 Chinese Verbs, you will learn 888 of the most useful verbs needed to begin speaking, reading and writing Mandarin Chinese so that you can become an advanced learner of the language. Learning verbs intensely will give you a solid foundation of words for you to really understand how to make any sentence.
English Grammar and Essay Writing, Workbook 2
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,770. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2014 by Wayzgoose Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Distance & online education
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.