Description: Providing a foundation in the structure of the language by gradually building students' understanding of the basic grammar, vocabulary, and functions of English.

Key features:

  • Integrated skills work is an important feature of the series. All four skills are developed in context.
  •  Universal topics are selected from a wide variety of material.
  •     There is in-depth treatment of grammar, with clear presentations, self-check exercises in the 'Grammar Spot', and detailed explanations in the 'Grammar Reference' followed by extensive practice activities.
  •   A systematic vocabulary syllabus includes dictionary training and work on systems such as collocations.
  • Pronunciation work is integrated at appropriate points.
  •   An 'Everyday English' section practises functional language and social situations..