Release on 2015-10-08 | by Sylee Gore,David Gordon Smith
Author: Sylee Gore,David Gordon Smith
Pubpsher: Oxford University Press
Category: Foreign Language Study
Please note that the Print Replica PDF digital version does not contain the audio. English for Socializing is part of the EXPRESS SERIES. It is the ideal quick course for anyone who needs English to socialize in a professional context. It can be used to supplement a regular coursebook, on its own, as a stand-alone intensive specialist course, or for self-study. With English for Socializing uncomfortable silences during a business dinner will be a thing of the past: you will be prepared for any situation!
Please note that the Print Replica PDF digital version does not contain the audio. English for the Fashion Industry gives students the communication skills they need for a career in fashion. The syllabus introduces each element of the industry, from garment design and construction, through to the production and promotion of collections. Students learn how to describe looks and trends, talk about processes, and make plans and predictions for brand development.
English for Academic Correspondence and Socializing is the first ever book of its kind specifically written for researchers of all disciplines whose first language is not English. With easy-to-follow rules and tips, and with authentic examples taken from real emails, referee's reports and cover letters, you will learn how to: • use strategies for understanding native speakers of English • significantly improve your listening skills • organize one-to-one meetings • feel confident at social events • manage and participate in a successful conversation • write effective emails • review other people's manuscripts - formally and informally • reply effectively and constructively to referees' reports • write cover letters to editors • use the telephone and Skype • participate in (video) conference calls • exploit standard English phrases Other books in the series: English for Presentations at International Conferences English for Writing Research Papers English for Research: Usage, Style, and Grammar English for Academic Research: Grammar Exercises English for Academic Research: Vocabulary Exercises English for Academic Research: Writing Exercises
This title includes the following features: Grammar presented through authentic international contexts, for students to analyze and formulate the rules; Focus on English for socializing, telephoning, and participating in discussions, enabling learners to communicate confidently in work-related situations; Recognizes adults as active, resourceful learners, with regular review units, Workbook, Student's Cassette and Audio CD; Integrated Pocket Book with grammar summaries, social phrases, and other key information for quick reference.
Release on 2004-01-01 | by Mike Macfarlane,Liz Taylor
Author: Mike Macfarlane,Liz Taylor
Category: English language
The New Edition of International Express Pre-Intermediate retains all the key features of this popular and successful four-level course. It combines engaging, up-to-date topics with a time-efficient and student-centred approach to language work, and clearly focused activities that reflect learners' real communicative needs - the ideal course for professional adults who use English for work, travel, and socializing.
Emotional Experience, Expression, And Representation
Author: Aneta Pavlenko
Do bi- and multilinguals perceive themselves differently in their respective languages? Do they experience different emotions? How do they express emotions and do they have a favourite language for emotional expression? How are emotion words and concepts represented in the bi- and multilingual lexicons? This ground-breaking book opens up a new field of study, bilingualism and emotions, and provides intriguing answers to these and many related questions.