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Straightforward Advanced Student's Book

  


Author(s):  Roy Norris
Publisher:   Macmillan
ISBN: 9780230021471


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1A A fresh start
 

1B First day
 

1C Growing Up
 

1D The quarterlife crisis
 

2A Memory
 

2B Memory Man
 

2C Bicycle history
 

2D Memory stores
 

3A Consumer society
 

3B Rubbish!
 

3C Competitive eating
 

3D A cautionary tale
 

4A Voicing complaints
 

4B Voice complaints
 

4C In the limelight
 

4D Speech!
 

5A Entrepreneurs
 

5B A new business
 

5C Women's work
 

5D Sexual discrimination
 

6A Body care
 

6B Medical care
 

6C Childcare
 

6D Babysitting
 

7A Behaving badly
 

7B Rudeness
 

7C Whodunnit?
 

7D Crime reports
 

8A It takes all sorts
 

8B Birth order
 

8C A close bond
 

8D Singles
 

9A A place called home
 

9B Squatters
 

9C A place in the sun
 

9D Experimental travel
 

10A Turning out well
 

10B What is success?
 

10C Going wrong?
 

10D A stabbing incident
 

11A A sight for sore eyes
 

11B Affordable art
 

11C The sound of silence
 

11D The New Music Award
 

12A Science fact
 

12B Wearable technology
 

12C Sport technology
 

12D The end?
 

1B First day

Page 8
Listening: starting at a new school

skills:
children / childhood
skills:
education
skills:
schooldays
 
Page 8
Speech feature: approximation
vocabulary   

functions:
approximation
 
Worksheets
Approximation - practice
Matching / transformation exercise (can be done orally) + personal / local questions for students to answer using approximation expressions. (Less challenging than the resource pack activity).
 
Approximation - revision - noughts and crosses game
Groups of 3. Each student draws a noughts and crosses grid and writes in the nine approximating words and phrases (shown in the example grid). They then take it in turns to read out the sentences on the left side of the table. The first student who can supply the answer on the left side of the table can cross that square.
 
Approximation - reference sheet
 
quiz
 
Approximation expressions quiz
Seventeen-question MC quiz testing approximation expressions from Unit 1 of Straightforward Advanced.
Eltbase.com
 
Page 9
Simple and continuous verb forms
grammar   

grammar:
aspect
 
Worksheet
Simple and continuous - speaking practice
Twenty squares with personal questions for completion (verb base form in brackets) and answers provided. Pairs or groups.
 
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