So You Really Want to Learn English by Susan Elkin
  

Synopsis

So You Really Want to Learn English by Susan Elkin

The final book in the newly revised So You Really Want To Learn English series is ideal for pupils in Year 8 working towards Common Entrance at 13+ and scholarship. The new edition features updated fiction and non-fiction passages as well as 'fact boxes' which contain interesting facts relating to the theme of the chapter. Emphasis is placed on grammar, punctuation and spelling throughout to ensure pupils develop the understanding of the English language that is needed to achieve in Common Entrance and beyond. - Endorsed by ISEB - A rigorous textbook which is ideal for pupils preparing for Common Entrance and scholarship exams at 13+ - Emphasis is placed on grammar, punctuation and spelling throughout so that pupils learn to use the English language accurately and with flair - Includes a variety of literary extracts, including poetry, so that pupils learn to analyse a variety of written styles - An Answer Book is also available to save you time marking work

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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Book Info

Format

Paperback
176 pages

Author

Susan Elkin
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Publisher

Galore Park Publishing Ltd an imprint of Hodder Education

Publication date

28th August 2012

ISBN

9781905735631


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