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Global Upper Intermediate students' book

  


Author(s):  Lindsay Clandfield    Rebecca Robb Benne  
Publisher:   Macmillan
ISBN: 9780230033184


Publisher's resources are available for this book.


Unit 1 Alive & Well
 

Unit 2 Right & Wrong
 

Unit 3 Land & Sea
 

Unit 4 Magic & Mystery
 

Unit 5 Parents & Children
 

Unit 6 Power & Money
 

Unit 7 Rhyme & Reason
 

Unit 8 Dreams & Reality
 

Unit 9 Rise & Fall
 

Unit 10 Tears & Laughter
 

Unit 1 Alive & Well

Page 6
Speaking
pairwork   

Discuss, 'You can only feel alive in / away from a big city'

skills:
city life
 
Page 6 - 7
How does your city make you feel alive
reading   

Three people answer title question

skills:
city life
 
Worksheet
Vocabulary revision - unit 1 part 1
 
Page 6 - 7
Auxiliary verbs
grammar   

Auxiliary verbs be / do / have

grammar:
auxiliaries
 
Worksheet
Unit 1 part 1 - auxiliaries for emphasis - contradicting exercise
 
Page 7
Pronunciation and speaking
pronunciation   

Pronunciation of auxiliary verbs for emphasis

pronunciation:
emphasizing
functions:
emphasizing
 
Page 8
Predicative adjectives
vocabulary   

alive, awake, asleep, ill, alone, afraid, glad, aware, alive

grammar:
adjectives (general)
 
Worksheet
Unit 2 part 2 - predicative adjectives - exercise
Fourteen sentences with adjectives that are only / usually used predicatively. Students must change the sentence by substituting an attributive adjective or altering the structure to make it sound more natural
 
Page 8
Finding out about your family tree
listening   

How to find out about your family tree

skills:
family
 
Page 9
Present tenses
grammar   

Present simple, present continuous, present perfect

grammar:
present tenses (general)
 
Page 9
Ten questions about your family
speaking   

skills:
family
 
Page 10
All's well that ends well
speaking   reading   

skills:
optimism and pessimism
 
Page 10
What are you optimistic about
speaking   reading   

skills:
optimism and pessimism
 
reading
 
Quotes about optimism
Selection of famous quotes about optimism
Goodreads.com
 
reading
 
Quotes about pessimism
Selection of famous quotes about pessimism
Goodreads.com
 
Page 11
Future forms
grammar   

will, going to, present continuous, present simple

grammar:
future
grammar:
going to - future intentions
grammar:
present continuous tense- future arrangements
grammar:
present simple tense- timetabled future
grammar:
will - future uses
 
Page 11
Time phrases - future
writing   vocabulary   

any day now, in the near future, in my lifetime, a long way off, before long, just wishful thinking

grammar:
time expressions - future
 
Page 12
adjectives with -able
matching   vocabulary   

grammar:
adjectives (general)
 
Worksheet
Suffix -able - practice
Seven questions for discussion containing words with the suffix -able.
 
Page 12 - 13
Winning the battle against disease
reading   

Disease eradication

skills:
healthcare
 
Page 13
Future continuous and future perfect
writing   reading   grammar   language analysis   

grammar:
future continuous tense
grammar:
future perfect tense
 
Page 13
Personal goals
speaking   

skills:
ambitions
 
Page 14
Modern life is...
listening   

functions:
generalising
skills:
modern life
 
Page 15
Languages alive and dead
speaking   reading   

skills:
languages
 
Page 16 - 17
writing a report
writing   

More of an essay / news article than a report

writing:
essay - for and against
writing:
report writing
 
Page 17
Explore your dictionary
speaking   reading   

Information contained in a dictionary entry

skills:
study skills
 

Unit-specific online resources
The following online resources relate to the whole unit.
quiz
 
Unit 1 - Vocabulary Quiz 1 - gap-fill
This is the gap-fill version of the Unit 1 vocabulary quiz. There is also a multiple-choice version of this quiz, which you should try first.
space4english.com
 
quiz
 
Unit 1 - Vocabulary Quiz 1 - multiple-choice
Twenty-question MC quiz
space4english.com
 
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