Garnet Education

Building Skills 2
Teacher's Book

By Terry Phillips and Anna Phillips

Building Skills 2
Paperback - Teacher's Book, 370 pages £20.00
Published: 31st May 2011
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ISBN: 9781859646373
Format: 280mm x 210mm
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Category: Starting-Building-Developing Skills
Level: Pre-intermediate to intermediate
IELTS: 4.0 to 5.0

Series: Starting-Building-Developing Skills

Building Skills 2: Teacher's Book

Have you studied English at school? Do you need to improve your competence in English? Then you need Building Skills.

This course will help you improve your competence in the skills of English for college or university study.

In Book 1:

Listening skills include:

  • predicting what comes next
  • understanding spoken spellings and definitions
  • following instructions
  • identifying names
  • identifying important words

Speaking skills include:

  • asking about meaning and pronunciation
  • checking sounds in a dictionary
  • giving personal information
  • expressing likes and dislikes
  • requesting, accepting and rejecting help

Reading skills include:

  • predicting content from illustrations, subheadings and topic sentences
  • word attack skills
  • locating information
  • transferring information

Writing skills include:

  • ordering information
  • referring
  • describing habits and routines, location and places

Starting Skills Books 1 and 2 with Building Skills Books 1 and 2 and Developing Skills 1 and 2 form a six-level course for higher education studies in English which will take you from Starter to Advanced.

Accompanying Course Book and Workbook also available.


Book Map
Skills Map
Unit 1: Revising and Remembering
Unit 2: Relationships
Unit 3: Making Decisions
Unit 4: Cycles and Processes
Unit 5: Comparing Countries
Revision 1
Unit 6: Rites of Passage
Unit 7: Inventions in Communications
Unit 8: Literature of East and West
Unit 9: Why and How and When?
Unit 10: Truths and Myths
Revision 2
Workbook Answers
Word Lists:

Publication Details:

 Paperback - Teacher's Book, 370 pages
 280mm x 210mm
Contains black and white tables and illustrations

BIC Code:
 Garnet Education


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