This book develops listening and speaking skills in a business context through
15 topic-based units that present a wide range of activities in various formats.
Each unit also contains two short sections designed to highlight a particular
area of speech: sounds changing within words, sounds being lost in rapid speech,
intonation and more.
A wide variety of themes, such as Business Ethics, Company Structure, New Markets and more
Extended listenings as well as short listenings
Listening for gist, for understanding and for specific information
A variety of accents that international business persons will encounter
Listening Clinics: exercises that help learners understand English as it is naturally spoken
Speaking tasks: extend the listening practices and encourage the learners to bring their own experiences into the classroom