This book presents and practises over 1000 of the most useful and frequent idioms in typical contexts. This reference and practice book looks at the most colourful and fun area of vocabulary - idioms. This book will appeal to students from intermediate level upwards who want to understand the English really used by native speakers. Over 1000 of the most useful and frequent idioms which learners are likely to encounter are presented and practised in typical contexts, so that learners using this book will have hundreds of idioms 'at their fingertips.
"Professional English in Use: Finance", the latest exciting addition to the bestselling "English Vocabulary in Use" titles, is suitable for intermediate to advanced students (B1-C2). "Professional English in Use: Finance" contains 50 units covering the most up-to-date financial vocabulary, from accounting to borrowing and lending, central banking to venture capital and many more areas including financial idioms and metaphors. Primarily designed as a self-study reference and practice book, it can also be used for classroom work and one-to-one lessons. This book is a must for both trainers and learners of ESP and Business English, who need to use English in a financial environment. 50 easy-to-use units: vocabulary items are presented and explained on left-hand pages with a range of practice exercises on right-hand pages. Presents and explains all new vocabulary in context. "Over to you" sections give learners the opportunity to put the language into practice. Includes a comprehensive, learner-friendly answer key. "Professional English in Use: Finance" is the ideal companion for learners preparing for the new "Cambridge International Certificate in Financial English". Suitable for self-study or classroom use, "Professional English in Use: Finance" covers vocabulary and key topics from the exam. The exam is for finance students and those already employed in a finance setting.
More than 6000 idioms from spoken and written English, like go postal, it's all gone pear-shaped, and be on the same page. Wide coverage of both American and British English. Clear, accurate definitions, written using the Longman 2000-word Defining Vocabulary. Unique Idiom Activator(r) helps you choose the right idiom. Thousands of examples.
Get to grips with English expressions using the clear definitions and examples that illustrate what idioms really mean. Free sample pages are available to view online for this title. Over 6,000 written and spoken idioms, including up-to-date ones such as `go ballistic` Unique Idiom Activator® helps you choose the right idiom for the context. Fun facts about the origins of idioms, and how and when to use. Cловарь содержит более 6 000 идиом, встречающихся в устной и письменной речи.
Tests needn't be boring! You can use this book alone, or in class, and watch your rapid progress. Each test will build your confidence and help you to remember "problem" words. You can use Test Your English Vocabulary in Use on its own or along with the companion volume English Vocabulary in Use Pre-Intermediate and Intermediate 3rd edition (sold separately).
The most complete and authoritative idioms dictionary available, the Cambridge Dictionary of American Idioms gives you the tools to understand contemporary American English. It gives clear, easy-to-understand definitions and more than 1,000 usage notes that explain what idioms mean and how they are used today. With dozens of entertaining illustrations and more than 8,000 example sentences taken from the Cambridge International Corpus, it shows how idioms are really used. The Subject Index helps learners find idioms related to health, money, feelings, truth, and many more topics, and the Study Section groups idioms to make them easier to learn. If you want to understand American English idioms, this is the book that will spell it out for you.
"Professional English in Use Medicine" contains 60 units covering a wide variety of medical vocabulary. Topics include diseases and symptoms, investigations, treatment, examining, and prevention. The book also introduces general medical vocabulary related to parts and functions of the body, medical and para-medical personnel, education and training, research, and presentations. Primarily designed as a self-study reference and practice book, it can also be used for classroom work and one-to-one lessons and is suitable for intermediate and upper-intermediate students. "Professional English in Use Medicine" has been carefully researched using the Institute for Applied Language Studies medical corpus, as well as authentic texts, documents and cases. "Professional English in Use Medicine" is a must for medical practitioners who need to use English at work or for study, either in their own country or abroad. Формат: 19,5 см х 26 см.