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North Metropolitan TAFE Library: What's New?


 

Tense Buster helps you improve your grammar in 33 key grammar areas from the simple present tense at the Elementary level to phrasal verbs at the Advanced level. It also helps with listening, vocabulary and study skills. Within each unit, learners both encounter and use a variety of text types from radio broadcasts to quizzes to newspaper articles. Each unit includes both controlled practice exercises and free activities to complete away from the computer. 

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Active Reading comes at six levels from Elementary to Advanced, with ten units in each level. It helps learners develop a range of reading skills: prediction, vocab strategies, inference, skimming, topic sentences and more. Learners work on a variety of text types, based around lively, stimulating topics. They can listen to the texts and each unit finishes with an activity.

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Practical Writing is for students at Intermediate to Advanced level who need to use written English both at school and in their personal life. Whether they are writing a descriptive essay for their teacher or sending a text to a friend, it helps students to structure their message, select the right vocabulary and choose the most appropriate style.

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Help your learners recognise and pronounce the 43 sounds of English through audio, video and interactive activities. Students work with each sound in isolation, in words, sentences and in authentic texts. And now they can choose from British, North American and Australian pronunciation models, while learning to listen to a range of non-native speaker accents.

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Specifications 

Limited access: 100 concurrent users      
Supported devices: Desktop, Laptop, iPad/Tablet, Mobile        
Supported browsers: Chrome, Firefox, Safari, Edge