Destination B1: Grammar and Vocabulary has been designed for intermediate students at B1 (Threshold) level on the Council of Europe's Common European Framewoirk Scale. It is the ideal grammar and vocabulary practice booksfor all students preparing to take ang B1 level exam: e.g. Cambridge PET and for students working towards B2 level exams in the future.
Announcing an innovative, new, practical reference grammar, combining traditional and function-based grammar in a single volume. It is the ideal reference grammar at advanced secondary level and above.
The Students' Book has a motivating DVD spread at the end of every unit. Based on authentic clips from the BBC's rich archive, these lessons are designed to consolidate language and act as a springboard for further speaking and writing tasks. Upper Intermediate: B2 to B2+, Global Scale of English 59-75
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Lessons are designed to consolidate language and act as a springboard for further speaking and writing tasks. Each unit follows the pattern: An introductory lead-in page with learning objectives; Two main input lessons covering grammar, vocabulary, pronunciation and skills work; A functional lesson, which develops useful communication skills and includes strategies for developing speaking and listening skills; A motivating skills consolidation lesson based on a BBC DVD clip. These act as a springboard for further speaking and writing tasks. The unit culminates with a page of Lookback exercises. Each Students' Book has: Ten to 12 units with 90 to 120 hours of teaching material (depending on level); Comprehensive Language Bank with detailed explanations and extra practice; Photo bank to expand vocabulary; Audio and video scripts; Refreshed with new visuals and texts, including content from the BBC and other sources; A revised vocabulary syllabus with more recycling of language; Clear signposting on the page to make teaching and learning easier. The DVD has: BBC clips and interviews, and audio material for use in class.538