English Idioms in Use Intermediate

60 units of vocabulary reference and practice. Self-study and classroom use. Intermediate, Upper-intermediate.

Auteur(s) :
Langue cible :
Anglais
Langue source :
Niveau :
Avancé, B1, B2, C1, C2, Confirmé, Intermédiaire, Perfectionnement
Editeur :
Marque & Collection :
9780521789578
0-521-78957-5
Dimensions :
19.5 x 26.5 x 1 cm
Poids :
488 g
Support :
Livre
Etat :
new

23,96 €

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This reference and practice book looks at the most colourful and fun area of vocabulary - idioms. This book will appeal to students from intermediate level upwards who want to understand the English really used by native speakers. Over 1,000 of the most useful and frequent idioms which learners are likely to encounter are presented and practised in typical contexts, so that learners using this book will have hundreds of idioms 'at their fingertips'.

O'DELL Felicity

Felicity O'Dell is a teacher and writer with over twenty years of experience in assessment, mainly in ESOL but also in modern languages. She took an MA TESOL online in the mid 1990s and since then has been enthusiastic about the potential of online learning. She has several years of experience of online tutoring for the Institute of Education in London.
Dr. Felicity O'Dell has written a number of titles for learners, including English Panorama, CAE Writing Skills, English Vocabulary in Use Upper-intermediate (with Michael McCarthy), Vocabulary in Use Upper-intermediate (with Michael McCarthy and Ellen Shaw), as well as English Vocabulary in Use Elementary (with Michael McCarthy).
She has also worked on a number of projects for a range of organisations including the University of Cambridge Local Examinations Syndicate, Pitman Examinations Institute, the Institute of Education, University of London and the BBC. These projects included devising the BBC's core curriculum (with Paul Meara) and writing an interactive video disc test. Interests include: vocabulary learning, self-access, advanced classes, exam preparation, computers in language learning, Russia.
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MCCARTHY Michael

MCCARTHY MichaelMIchael McCarthy is Emeritus Professor of Applied Linguistics at the University of Nottingham, UK. He is also Adjunct Professor of Applied Linguistics at the Pennsylvania State University and at the University of Limerick, Ireland. He is the author of many titles of interest to teachers, including Spoken Language and Applied Linguistics. Well known as an expert on the teaching and learning of vocabulary, he is a co-author of the basic and upper-intermediate levels of Vocabulary in Use, and is also Academic Consultant to the Cambridge International Dictionary of Phrasal Verbs and the Cambridge International Dictionary of Idioms. He is co-author of the 2 latest successful corpus-informed publications by Cambridge University Press: Touchstone and Cambridge Grammar of English.
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