So You Really Want to Learn English by Susan Elkin
  

Synopsis

So You Really Want to Learn English by Susan Elkin

This edition of So You Really Want To Learn English Book 1 has been fully revised to include new extracts and exercises, including an additional poem in each chapter. Ideal for pupils working towards Common Entrance at 11+ and 13+ and for those looking for a rigorous, no-nonsense English course, So You Really Want To Learn English Book 1 places firm emphasis on spelling, grammar and punctuation so that pupils learn to use the English language accurately and with flair. - Endorsed by ISEB - Ideal for pupils working towards Common Entrance and entrance exams at 11+ and 13+ - Places emphasis on spelling, grammar and writing skills so that pupils learn to use the English language accurately and with flair - Includes updated extracts, an additional writing task in each chapter and a new poem in every chapter - 'Have you read' sections featuring suggested reading lists will encourage your pupils to read more widely

About the Author

Susan Elkin is an award-winning journalist who has taught English in five different secondary schools, both independent and state, most recently at Benenden. She is the author of over fifty books including CE English Books 1 and 2 and has written extensively for most national newspapers and for many magazines and websites. She was education editor at The Stage from 2005-2016 and reviews a great deal of theatre. Read about Susan's early classroom experience in her 2013 e-book Please Miss We're Boys.

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Format

Paperback
160 pages

Author

Susan Elkin
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Publisher

Galore Park Publishing Ltd an imprint of Hodder Education

Publication date

28th August 2012

ISBN

9781905735518


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