So You Really Want to Learn English Book 3 A Textbook for Key Stage 3 and Common Entrance by Susan Elkin

So You Really Want to Learn English Book 3 A Textbook for Key Stage 3 and Common Entrance

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Part of the So You Really Want to Learn Series


So You Really Want to Learn English Book 3 A Textbook for Key Stage 3 and Common Entrance by Susan Elkin

This is the third and final book in the So You Really Want to Learn English course which is ideal for building the essential skills required for a competent and confident use of the English language. Grammar, punctuation and spelling are all covered in this textbook alongside challenging reading passages and suggestions for further reading. Suitable for pupils in Year 8, So You Really Want to Learn English 3 is ideal for Key Stage 3 English pupils and those working towards Common Entrance at 13 plus. Popular with teachers, parents and home schoolers alike, this textbook includes the clear explanations and challenging exercises for which Galore Park textbooks are renowned.


Susan Elkin has come up with another winner in her So you really want to learn English Book 3. The rich diet of classic texts with toothsome language exercises and interesting extension work has satisfied our pupils

- and not only those with enquiring minds. The non-fiction pieces are first-rate and provocative: everyone had a view. Nigel Ramage, Papplewick School A rich and bountiful basket of scholarly texts, rigorous questions and imaginative tasks, Susan Elkin's third book will inspire students and comfort teachers. Now we can all benefit from the author's years spent foraging for good gobbets. Andrew Hammond, Copthorne Preparatory School

About the Author

Susan Elkin taught English to thousands of pupils for 36 years. Most recently she was a member of the English Department at Benenden from 1993-2004. She has a parallel career as a professional writer and journalist, writing regularly for the Daily Mail, The Daily Telegraph, The Sunday Times and The Stage. She lives and writes in Kent.

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128 pages


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Publication date

28th September 2006



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