Absolute Legal English
English for international law
- Audio CD
|Authors:||Helen Callanan, Lynda Edwards|
|Level:||Cambridge ESOL ILEC|
Absolute Legal English is a comprehensive course book for students of law and practising lawyers who wish to work in an international legal environment and need to extend their language skills.
Absolute Legal English consists of nine units which cover the main areas of international law. Each unit gives practice in all four key language skills and all skills work is closely related to real working practice.
Absolute Legal English is suitable for students preparing for the ILEC exam, with additional exam-type tasks for each ILEC paper plus specific exam advice.
Absolute Legal English is written in an accessible style by authors who combine experience in language teaching and legal authority. It is informative and engaging and uses a variety of proven techniques from the field of language teaching combined with an authoritative knowledge of appropriate legal matters.
Absolute Legal English contains a glossary of additional useful terms as well as all the audio transcripts, answer key and Audio CD, making it suitable for both class and self-study.
Areas of Law covered:
- Intellectual property
- Competition law
- Employment law
- Contract law
- Real property law
- Company law
- Environmental law
This book should prove especially useful for students working towards the Cambridge International Legal English Certificate (ILEC)....Worth investigation.
EL Gazette, November 2010 PDF
This coursebook is useful for students of law and for practising lawyers in an international environment. It covers such areas as contract law, employment law, company law and environmental law.
Business Spotlight, January 2011 PDF
Absolute Legal English is a slim vol-ume packed full of relevant activities and authentic material. It is a wonderful resource for legal English courses in general, and test preparation for the Cambridge International Legal English Certificate (ILEC) in particular.
TESOL France Teaching Times Issue 64, Spring 2012 PDF
|Coursebook with Audio CD||978-1-905085-51-4|