Business Vocabulary in Use (Elementary, Intermediate, Advanced)
Business Vocabulary in Use includes 66 easy-to-use units, with vocabulary items presented and explained on the left-hand pages and a range of practice exercises on the right-hand pages. It also includes a comprehensive answer key. The book covers a huge range of business topics including jobs; people and organisations; production; marketing; finance and the economy, and business culture. Learners will develop essential business communication skills, focusing on the language used for meetings, negotiations and presentations.
Grammar for Business
Grammar for Business is a must-have for intermediate business students and anyone using English in the workplace. It provides clear explanations and authentic practice of the most essential language used in business English. Designed to help you improve your communication skills in real business situations, it includes a unique focus on spoken as well as written grammar, and practical tips on areas such as organising presentations, negotiating and giving your opinion. Ideal for classroom use and self study.
In Business is a collection of 30 fun, photocopiable activities focusing on business vocabulary, functional language and skills. The activities range from lower to upper-intermediate level and can be used to supplement a Business English course. The activities come with clear teaching notes and cover a range of key functions such as negotiating, telephoning, and presenting, within a variety of relevant business contexts. This approach allows for dynamic discussion and practical language acquisition.
Intercultural Resource Pack
Intercultural Resource Pack What is ‘culture’? How do you tell other people about your national culture? How do you talk about the culture of the organisation where you work or study? It is becoming increasingly recognised that intercultural communication skills are a vital component in successful international communication. These questions and other important cultural issues are raised in this photocopiable resource book which aims to develop intercultural awareness and competence through 50 different activities. Each activity is accompanied by thorough notes for the teacher, explaining the procedure and possible outcomes and providing suggestions for further reading. The book also features a useful introduction to the subject of intercultural communication and a reading list.
Decisionmaker: 14 Business Situations for Analysis and Discussion.
Decisionmaker contains challenging business problems that engage learners in discussion and decisionmaking. The problems are suitable for learners with or without business experience making this book suitable for a wide range of teaching situations.
Working In English
Working in English is a comprehensive course for Business English learners from Leo Jones, co-author of the successful New International Business English course. The core course comprises 40 one-hour units organised into seven modules. It is supplemented by extra activities from the Teacher’s Book to offer maximum flexibility. The units focus on the practical day-to-day activities that all business people – whatever their level or experience – are involved in. The accompanying Video contains specially filmed documentary sequences, made in Europe and the USA, that relate to the themes of the modules and provide authentic input to the course. The pocket-sized Personal Study Book offers useful reference material and fun practice activities to do out of class. It comes with a free audio CD to provide extra self-study listening practice.
English for Business Communication
English for Business Communication is a short course for learners who need to improve their ability to communicate when socialising, telephoning, presenting, taking part in meetings and negotiating. The course aims to build confidence and fluency by encouraging students to analyse tasks and take part in practice activities. This second edition has been redesigned and now includes a page of self-study tasks for each of the 15 units.
Interesting books FOR THE STUDENTS for SPECIFIC PURPOUSES
Essential Telephoning in English
Essential Telephoning in English is a short skills course for adult learners of Business and general English. Its 11 core units cover a wide range of communication skills such as beginning and ending a call, taking messages, dealing with problems, making appointments and communicating information. The course enables learners to check their progress with three consolidation units as well as an end-of-course review unit. It has been designed primarily for use in class but is also suitable for self-study.
Company to Company
Company to Company is for anyone studying or working in business, commerce or administration who needs to correspond in English. It is particularly suitable for learners at the lower-intermediate and intermediate levels, but more advanced learners who are unfamiliar with business correspondence will also find it invaluable. The fourth edition of this highly successful course contains thoroughly updated content and includes extensive work on email correspondence. It follows the successful interactive task and feedback approach of the previous editions.
Communicating Across Cultures
Communicating Across Cultures is an innovative short course for learners of business English who want to function effectively in an international environment by developing their intercultural skills in English. Drawing on inspirational advice from leading figures in the world of cross-cultural communication, Communicating Across Cultures covers all types of oral and written communication, from meetings to negotiations, telephone calls to emails, and deals with situations ranging from working in international teams to managing conflict. Students are invited to analyse their own intercultural competence and helped to develop a personal action plan for further use beyond the classroom. The Student’s Book comes with an audio CD that contains authentic interviews with people from the world of business and extracts from meetings that exemplify the communication strategies presented.Working in English.