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General English course books (adults)


Inside Out Student's Book Upper Intermediate book cover Inside Out Student's Book Upper Intermediate 
Vaughan Jones   Susan Kay   
Unit 4 Body  Pages 34 - 35
(1) Listening : five dialogues with problems (health related) and sympathetic (or not) responses. (2) Listening focusing on stress (to convey feeling).
 

New Cutting Edge Upper Intermediate students' book book cover New Cutting Edge Upper Intermediate students' book 
Peter Moore   Sarah Cunningham   
Module 2 Life's ups and downs  Page 23   Responding sympathetically
Listening: 3 short conversations (A: problem -> B: response - sympathetic / unsympathetic). Grading of phrases (What a shame! etc.) for degree of sympathy.
Module 2 Life's ups and downs  Page 27   Practise
End-of-unit extra practice section
 

New Inside Out Student's Book Upper Intermediate book cover New Inside Out Student's Book Upper Intermediate 
Susan Kay   Vaughan Jones   
Unit 4 Challenge  Page 44   Useful phrases and pronunciation
Six conversations about minor health problems (Revamp of previous edition unit 4, p34) Follow up pairwork activity: A explains problem; B responds un/ sympathetically and gives advice
 

Speaking / listening skills books


Real Listening & Speaking 3 book cover Real Listening & Speaking 3 
Miles Craven   
Unit 6 I've got a pain in my arm  Page 33 
Language for showing concern and relief (at medical problems) Doctor / patient role play
 


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