“He was a good little monkey and always very curious.” This is how H. A. Rey and his wife, Margret, first introduced their now beloved troublemaker-hero to young readers in 1941. In this hefty 192-page hardcover treasury, Curious George fans will find eight stories based on the popular primate, painted in Rey’s original watercolor and charcoal style: Curious George Takes a Train (2002), Curious George Visits a Toy Store (2002), Curious George and the Dump Truck (1999), Curious George and the Birthday Surprise (2003), Curious George Goes Camping (1999), Curious George Goes to a Costume Party (2001), Curious George Visits the Library (2003), and Curious George in the Big City (2001). A wonderful collection for your own mischievous monkey.
The Passages, Second Edition, Student's Books have been thoroughly revised to offer fresh, contemporary content, numerous opportunities for expansion of listening and speaking skills, reading skills development, plus a step-by-step academic writing strand. Vocabulary is now presented in every lesson and focuses on word building, collocations, and phrasal verbs. Communication Reviews every three units inlcude progress checks and additional speaking and listening activities. In the back of the Student's Books is a new Grammar Plus section with additional grammar explanation and practice, and a new learner-focused self-study section, containing academic listening practice and vocabulary building with dictionary skills practice. Also included in each Student's Book is a CD-ROM, containing both the Self-Study Audio from the Student's Book and the entire Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary.
The dictionary that helps students write and speak natural-sounding English, now in a new edition with CD-ROM. Which words usually go together? This dictionary shows you the common word combinations (collocations) that are essential for natural-sounding British and American English. Completely revised and extended, the new edition has over 250,000 collocations and over 75,000 examples.
Red is 16 and lives with Granny in a cottage in the village, where boarding up the house and hiding during Wolfstime is a means of survival. Red help's Granny with Granny's baked good business, catering as well as door-to-door sales. Red has a constant internal battle between her wild side and her strict, overprotective upbringing, and the issue of "control" as she discovers she has a hot temper when the "mean girls" push her too far. ("When we learn to control it, we needn't fear it," Rumpelstiltskin says in the series.) She has flashbacks to her 13th year when she received her cloak and the nickname "Red." Plagued by nightmares she doesn't understand and a temper she can't control, Red struggles to save Granny's troubled business and to nurture her budding romance with Peter, even as the betrayal of her classmates awakens the wolf within.
This updated shorter version of Barron's full-sized TOEFL iBT test preparation manual prepares you for the Internet-Based TOEFL. Inside this book you will find: An orientation to the TOEFL iBTA review of Reading, Listening, Speaking, and Writing sectionsA brief review of academic skillsThree full-length TOEFL iBT model tests with explanations and example answersEvaluation charts and checklistsThe enclosed MP3 CD presents audio prompts for all practice activities and the Listening, Speaking, and Writing sections of the model tests in the book.
Business Start-up is a two-level Business English course which takes beginners and false beginners from basic English up to the point where they can start preparing for the ВЕС Preliminary examination. Business Start-up 2 covers competencies from Council of Europe level A2 and leads into B1. The Business Start-up Workbooks provide comprehensive self-study practice and consolidation of all the grammar and vocabulary from the Business Start-up Student's Books. The Business Start-up CD contains additional skills work with grammar, vocabulary and listening practice.
The "Testbuilder" is aimed at those candidates preparing for a score band of six and above in the IELTS exam. The book contains four IELTS tests and further practice and guidance sections, and the free accompanying audio CDs contain all four listening tests.
There are five stories in this book. "The Fall of the House of Usher" and "The Barrel of Amontillado" are stories of madness; "The Maelstrum" describes fear of death during a storm on the ocean; and in "The Murders of the Rue Morgue" and "The Stolen Letter" meet C.Auguste Dupin, Poe’s famous Parisian detective.
Your Space is a three-level course designed to motivate students as they change and grow. The Level 2 Teacher's Book is designed to give teachers full support with lesson preparation to enable an enjoyable classroom experience. It provides extra activities linked to the project work for each unit. With comprehensive explanations and plenty of ideas for how to exploit the Student's Book material to maximum benefit, it also contains all the transcripts and answer keys for the activities from both the Student's Book and Workbook. The Tests CD contains an Entry and Exit Test, and Skills Tests and Unit Tests for each unit.
The Solutions Second Edition Workbook and Audio CD Pack supports the Student's Book content with plenty of extra practice and revision, while the CD provides a huge number of extra listening opportunities. A new, refreshed edition of the five-level English course for teenagers, with a clear structure, supported approach to speaking, practice, and exam preparation still at its heart. Solutions has been thoroughly modernized with 80% new content to draw in students, embed the grammar and vocabulary presented, and engage them in the tasks. Its guided approach builds up every student's confidence, through step-by-step objectives, lots of practice, meaningful personalization activities, and exam preparation tasks. The course now embraces a wide range of teaching methods, furnishing the teacher with a flexible pick-and-choose package for use in the classroom, at home, and on the move. The digital elements of the course enliven the material and allow teachers to vary the pace and focus of their lessons. Solutions turns all students into active learners, by offering a rich variety of learning opportunities for a whole range of abilities through extension and revision activities in all components - giving everyone a sense of achievement whatever their level. The Solutions Second Edition DVD-ROM material and worksheets bring the language to life by taking it out of the classroom and into authentic settings.