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English as a Second Language Books

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Teaching English as a Foreign Language For Dummies

Published 01-24-2012

Learn to: Put an EFL course programme together from scratch Let your students loose in skills classes – from reading to listening Deliver grammar lessons in a logical and intuitive way Cope with different age groups and capabilities Your one-stop guide to a career that will take you places If you thought that teaching a language that's second nature to you would be easy, think again! Explaining grammar, or teaching correct pronunciation while simultaneously developing your own skills as a teacher can be a huge challenge. Whether you're on a training course or have already started teaching, this book will help launch your career and give you the confidence and expertise you need to be a brilliant teacher. Make an educated decision – decide between the various courses, qualifications and job locations available to you Start from scratch – plan well-structured lessons and develop successful and effective teaching techniques Focus on skills – from reading and writing, to listening and speaking, get your students sounding and feeling fluent Get your head around grammar – teach students to put sentences together, recognise tenses and use adjectives and adverbs All shapes and sizes – tailor your lessons to younger learners, one-to-ones, exam classes and Business English learners Open the book and find: TEFL, TESOL, EFL – what all the acronyms mean The best course books and materials to supplement your teaching Advice on running your class and handling difficulties Lesson plans that you can use in the classroom Activities and exercises to keep your students on their toes Constructive ways to correct and assess your students' performance Ways to inject some fun into your classes Insider information on the best jobs around the world 'An invaluable manual for anyone thinking of embarking on a TEFL journey. Michelle Maxom's step-by-step guide provides practical tips to get you started and offers key advice to help unleash the creative English language teacher within.' – Claire Woollam, Director of Studies & a Teacher Trainer at Language Link London

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Learning English as a Foreign Language For Dummies

Published 01-24-2012

Do you know a bit of English, and want to improve without a teacher? Whether you're a student, a traveller, or you just want to learn basic English, this plain-speaking guide will help you pick up the essentials so you'll be understanding and speaking English in no time. Improve your grammar, speech, vocabulary and pronunciation at your own pace, and prepare yourself to get around in any English-speaking country comfortably - and without embarrassment! Learning English as a Foreign Language For Dummies includes: Part I: Getting StartedChapter 1: You Already Know a Little EnglishChapter 2: Basic English GrammarChapter 3: Greetings and Introductions Part II: English in ActionChapter 4: Shopping and NumbersChapter 5: Eating OutChapter 6: Out on the TownChapter 7: Hobbies and Free TimeChapter 8: Talking on the PhoneChapter 9: At the Office and Around the HouseChapter 10: Written English - Newspapers and Signs Part III: English on the GoChapter 11: MoneyChapter 12: Checking into a HotelChapter 13: Asking Directions and Getting AroundChapter 14: Handling Emergencies Part IV: The Part of TensChapter 15: Ten Ways to Speak English QuicklyChapter 16: Ten Favourite English ExpressionsChapter 17: Ten Holidays to RememberChapter 18: Ten Phrases That Make You Sound Fluent in English Part V: AppendicesAppendix A: Phrasal verbs explainedAppendix B: Common Verbs [Agree, Can / be able, Come, Do, Go, Have, Make , Need, Put, Think] English Irregular VerbsAppendix C: About the Downloadable Content

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Frases en Inglés Para Dummies

Published 03-12-2007

Una guía práctica para las personas de habla hispana que desean aprender inglés Escrito para millones de americanos que hablan español y quieren mejorar o aprender inglés. Ingles Frases Para Dummies es un recurso básico para mejorar su comunicación en el mundo de habla inglesa. Escrito por Gail Brenner, un escritor veterano, editor, y traductor con más de treinta años de experiencia, este libro le ayudara a entender lo básico para poder hablar inglés con confianza. Escrito por un experto lingüístico y traductor Ofrece frases comunes en inglés para ayudar a navegar el idioma más fácilmente Incluye ejemplos útiles de que decir en caso de emergencia Con Ingles Frases para Dummies como sú guía, usted puede mejorar su inglés y afinar sus habilidades con el idioma. ENGLISH DESCRIPTION A handy guide for Spanish speakers who wish to learn English Written for the millions of Americans who speak Spanish and want to improve or learn English, Ingles Frases Para Dummies is a basic resource for improving your communication in an English speaking world. Written by Gail Brenner, a veteran writer, editor, and translator with more than thirty years of experience, this book will help you understand the basics so you can speak English with confidence. Written by a leading linguistic expert and translator Offers common English phrases and sayings to help you navigate the language easily Includes helpful examples of what to say in case of emergency With Ingles Frases Para Dummies as your guide, you can learn to improve your English and fine tune your language skills.

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Inglés Para Dummies

Published 09-05-2002

La guía más efectiva de inglés básico para hablantes nativos de español Ingles Para Dummies es una guía para aprender lo más  básico del idioma inglés.Esto le ayudara a ponerse al día con lecciones prácticas, ilustraciones útiles, y con una gran cantidad de ejemplos. Usted puede estudiar desde casa a su propio ritmo, es decir, la combinación perfecta. Escrito por un líder experto en del idioma inglés Lleno de tablas útiles para aprender vocabulario Ofrece sugerencias y consejos para descifrar el código de la gramática del ingles El audio disco compacto contiene conversaciones que enseñan la pronunciación correcta Este libro y disco compacto ofrecen cobertura de todo los aspectos esenciales del idioma ingles incluyendo gramática, su uso, y vocabulario que le permitira hablar inglés en al instante. ENGLISH DESCRIPTION The most effective guide to basic English for native Spanish Speakers Ingles Para Dummies is your guide for learning the basics of the English language. It will help to get you up to speed with practical lessons, helpful illustrations, and a wealth of examples. You can to study at home and at your own pace—the perfect combination. Written by a leading English language expert Filled with helpful charts for learning vocabulary Offers suggestions and tips for cracking the code of English grammar he audio CD demonstrates conversations presented and illustrates correct pronunciation This book and companion CD offers coverage of all English language essentials including grammar, usage, and vocabulary that will have you speaking English in no time. Note: CD-ROM/DVD and other supplementary materials are not included as part of eBook file.

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