Activating 1001 Academic Words for IELTS will quickly increase your working vocabulary so that you will be able to perform much better in English language tests that require an academic level of word recognition and use.
But this is no dull and boring academic book! The language you will practise is essential for any student who wants to communicate either verbally or in writing at a consistently high level.
Activating 1001 Academic Words for IELTS provides students with words and ... [more]phrases taken from university headlists and texts - the same words you need to understand what you are studying at college.
The 1001 academic Superwords and phrases are presented in context in a variety of friendly formats so you can learn them fast and have fun doing so! [less]
The book with CD kit contains: 1001 academic Superwords and phrases in 25 lessons: 40 in each lesson.
• Part 1:
Learn how to use the academic words in various contexts first by studying the model, then completing sentences to show you know the meaning. You can also rate the words and phrases for future use.
Review the words you have learnt at any time with the optional revision and extension exercises.
• Part 2:
Having studied the forty Superwords and phrases of ... [more]each lesson, extend your written use of these words by paraphrasing sentences.
The optional spelling exercises provide further practice and audio links for each word and phrase. These exercises are designed to assist you to see the words you hear.
• Part 3:
...is your opportunity to speak the words and phrases you have studied using spoken word puzzles with a partner. By answering each puzzle your partner provides - using the word in question - you will soon own this word!
Fine tune your pronunciation of all the Superwords from each lesson with the optional exercises. Listen and immediately repeat each of the forty words and phrases of the lessons. [less]