Archive for August 2011

Wednesday 31 August 2011

Three new titles for September!

by Helen Beesley

We're delighted to announce that the following three new titles are now in stock: Using Phrasal Verbs for Natural English, Delta Academic Objectives: Reading Skills and IELTS Advantage: Writing Skills. Read on for more information on these exciting new additions to our range of ELT materials.

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Wednesday 31 August 2011

The word ‘collocation’.

by Liz Walter

Can someone invent a new word for ‘collocation’, please? I’ve lost count of the time spent in meetings with marketing colleagues, agonizing over how to advertise the fact that a book is strong on teaching something that most of the world has never heard of.   When collocation is just one feature of the material, […]

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Tuesday 30 August 2011

Paul Davis

by Helen Beesley

After 18 years in Birmingham supporting Aston Villa and being high jump champion I moved to Cambridge tech to do a history degree. I stayed on in Cambridge because I had fallen in love just as I was leaving and since it was the only industry in Cambridge I became an English teacher. I still […]

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Tuesday 30 August 2011

Hania Kryszewska

by Helen Beesley

I am a non-native speaker of English who for 30 years has been involved in various aspects of ELT such as teaching, training, writing and editing. I was brought up bilingually: Polish-German, while English is a language I learned at school, in Communist Poland, from books that were mainly based on the  Grammar Translation method. […]

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Thursday 25 August 2011

Digital Playtime in ELT – FREE Webinar

by Helen Beesley

Digital Play authors Kyle Mawer and Graham Stanley are offering a FREE webinar entitled Digital Playtime in ELT on Friday 23rd September, 11:00h - 12:00h CET (Central European Time). Click here to learn more and to sign up to take part.

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