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<ul><li>Title Includes: </li></ul><ul><li>Student book  (complete with audio CDs) </li></ul><ul><li>Teacher’s Book </li></...
Take-Off   would be a great resource for your  course  because it… <ul><li>develops and practices all skills within an eng...
What is great for teachers: <ul><li>Vocabulary is highlighted in context, with special focus on collocation, pronunciation...
What is great for students: <ul><li>Student-centered (pair/group work) approach to activities </li></ul><ul><li>Review uni...
Topics covered <ul><li>Design and innovation  </li></ul><ul><li>Manufacturing techniques  </li></ul><ul><li>Frameworks  </...
Supporting Resources <ul><li>Workbook </li></ul><ul><li>Additional reading texts </li></ul><ul><li>Additional writing task...
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The English Centre Presents Take Off 97 03

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Take-Off: A new ESL/EFL course book to develop technical English for engineering (particularly for those in the aviation industry).

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The English Centre Presents Take Off 97 03

  1. 1. <ul><li>Title Includes: </li></ul><ul><li>Student book (complete with audio CDs) </li></ul><ul><li>Teacher’s Book </li></ul><ul><li>Workbook </li></ul><ul><li>Features: </li></ul><ul><li>Integrated skills </li></ul><ul><li>Communicative methodology </li></ul><ul><li>Intermediate + </li></ul>
  2. 2. Take-Off would be a great resource for your course because it… <ul><li>develops and practices all skills within an engineering context (specific focus on aeronautics) </li></ul><ul><li>focuses on key grammar, vocabulary and pronunciation needed in the aviation industry </li></ul><ul><li>engages students in a variety of activity types within a learner-centred approach </li></ul><ul><li>incorporates a wide range topics – all from aeronautics and engineering fields </li></ul><ul><li>develops confidence and encourages participation and critical thinking skills through its strong focus on speaking skills </li></ul>
  3. 3. What is great for teachers: <ul><li>Vocabulary is highlighted in context, with special focus on collocation, pronunciation and word-building </li></ul><ul><li>Authentic reading and listening texts are taken from a range of genres </li></ul><ul><li>Grammar focus is on high-frequency language, within key function areas </li></ul><ul><li>Activities follow current best practices staging </li></ul><ul><li>Bank of unit-based tests are available on-line </li></ul><ul><li>Extra materials for speaking and writing activities are included </li></ul>
  4. 4. What is great for students: <ul><li>Student-centered (pair/group work) approach to activities </li></ul><ul><li>Review units </li></ul><ul><li>Colourful and detailed diagrams </li></ul><ul><li>Direct connection of workbook exercises to course book </li></ul><ul><li>Includes unit word lists, tapescripts, a glossary and a symbols list </li></ul><ul><li>Language, skills and pronunciation boxes for quick reference </li></ul>
  5. 5. Topics covered <ul><li>Design and innovation </li></ul><ul><li>Manufacturing techniques </li></ul><ul><li>Frameworks </li></ul><ul><li>Control systems </li></ul><ul><li>Engine and fuel systems </li></ul><ul><li>Safety and emergency </li></ul><ul><li>Air and gas </li></ul><ul><li>Electrical systems </li></ul><ul><li>Communications </li></ul><ul><li>Maintenance </li></ul>
  6. 6. Supporting Resources <ul><li>Workbook </li></ul><ul><li>Additional reading texts </li></ul><ul><li>Additional writing tasks </li></ul><ul><li>Extra grammar activities </li></ul><ul><li>Extra vocabulary activities </li></ul><ul><li>Teacher’s book </li></ul><ul><li>Full step-by-step lesson procedures </li></ul><ul><li>Full answer key </li></ul><ul><li>Model answers for writing tasks </li></ul><ul><li>Suggestions for extra activities </li></ul><ul><li>Links to useful websites </li></ul>
  7. 7. Sample pages
  8. 8. Published by: Distributed in Canada by:

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