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Stars And Stripes Ecce Teacher's Book Download - New Stars & Stripes for the Michigan ECCE. Level: Upper Intermediate. CEF Level: B2. Authors: Virginia Evans, Jenny Dooley. Stars & Stripes Michigan ECCE is intended for advanced learners sitting for the ECCE Michigan Exams. Key Features: Authentic theme-based reading.

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Stars And Stripes Ecce Teachers Book

Stars and Stripes Michigan ECCE: Teacher's Book / Evans, Virginia Stars & Stripes Michigan ECCE Book is intented for Upper-Intermediate learners taking the. Title, Stars & stripes: Michigan ECCE.. Teacher's book. Author, Virginia Evans. Publisher, Express Publishing, ISBN, , Michingan ECCE - Download as PDF File .pdf), Text File .txt) or read online. Refer to a good grammar book and ask your teacher to help you if you do not understand something. • do not just learn .. d.~.':'::~ . who came to the performance loved it and applauded the actors . Stars and Stripes Ecpe. Uploaded by.

What Killed King Archaeology Tut? What Killed King Tut? Grammar Appendix pp. Read the entire text and think about its main idea. Do not be too concerned about unknown words or technical vocabulary. By working out the gist of each sentence, difficult words can be understood. Read the questions last and try to figure out what type of question each one is i. Remember the questions do not necessarily follow the text order. T hink! Would you Think! Why do you think you would do it? Reading Read the passage below, and answer the questions.

The answer choices may be words or phrases. Reading multiple choice 30 Part 1: A short reading text, followed by comprehension questions. Part 2: Short advertisements, preceded by comprehension questions.


Part 3: Longer related texts, preceded by comprehension questions. Writing 30 minutes A short extract from a newspaper, memo or letter provides a prompt for the writing task. Candidates can choose to write either a letter or an essay.

Introduction The Speaking test is a one-to-one interview with an examiner. The interview lasts about fifteen minutes and is divided into three stages. For example, you may be required to: III say what level you are at school. III talk briefly about your job if appropriate. II describe your vacation plans. Stage 2 In the second part, you will be presented with a prompt that includes short pieces of text and pictures that describe a problem or situation.

Then, you will have to ask the examiner questions about the prompt in order to obtain the information you need to find a solution or form an opinion.

Stage 3 In the last part of the Speaking test, you will be asked to use the information you have learned from asking the examiner questions to give a solution or express an opinion. In the exam, it is important that you: II speak fluently, with only occasional pauses.

III pronounce words clearly. OJ speak grammatically.

II use vocabulary appropriate for the task. To prepare for the Speaking section: III practice speaking as much as you can.

The more you speak, the more confident you will become. The Listening section has two parts and lasts about fifty minutes. There are fifty questions in the Listening section. The questions are not printed in the test booklet.

The recordings in both parts are heard only once. There is a short pause between questions so that you have time to answer each one. This section is marked by computer, and answers must be marked on the separate answer sheet in pencil. Part 1 The first part of the Listening section consists of thirty short dialogues or announcements, each of which is followed by a recorded question.

For each question, there are three answer choices which take the form of pictures. You must choose the picture a, b or c which best answers the question. The dialogues or announcements are all taken from everyday situations. For example, you may hear: In Part 1, you must be able to: Part 2 Part 2 requires you to understand a longer talk, for example, a radio interview, which is divided into segments.

Each segment is followed by a recorded question. You must choose the option a, b or c which Introduction best answers the question. In this part of the exam, you can take notes as you listen. To prepare for the Listening section: This will help you understand American accents, tone of voice and the everyday language of native speakers. II practice taking notes when your teacher is talking or during class discussions.

This section is marked by computer and your answers must be marked on the separate answer sheet in pencil. Grammar The first thirty-five questions in this section test your knowledge of grammar.

All the questions are in the form of a gapped sentence or short dialogue, and there are four answer choices for each question.

Some commonly tested areas of grammar are: All the questions are in the form of a gapped sentence and there are four answer choices for each question. Some commonly tested lexical areas are: Reading The final thirty questions in this section test your reading skills and your comprehension of a number of texts.

They are all multiple-choice questions. There are four answer choices for each question. Only one is fully correct - the other three are incorrect, though normally one of these, the 'nearly correct' option, may well contain words and ideas from the passage.

However, a careful reading will show that it does not answer the question or complete the question stem correctly. Part 1 In this part, you will read a text of about words.

The text could be an essay, a story or an article from a magazine or newspaper. The text is followed by six to ten questions which test: Questions which require you to infer are often phrased like this: It can be inferred from the passage that Questions which require you to do this are often phrased like this: According to the passage, Parts 2 and 3 Part 2 consists of four to six short texts such as advertisements, brochures, letters, notes, etc. The texts are numbered and it is only the numbers which appear in the answer choices.

Part 3 is one long text, usually in the form of a brochure which could be advertising a school or college, a particular type of holiday, etc. In both parts, the questions appear before the text s. This is to enable you to read the questions first and then locate specific information in the text s. There is not enough time to read every word in the texts, so you will need to be able to skim and scan the texts to answer the questions.

Skimming means reading very quickly to get the main idea. Scanning means running your eye quickly over a text in order to locate specific information, and being able to distinguish necessary from unnecessary details. To prepare for the GVR section: Refer to a good grammar book and ask your teacher to help you if you do not understand something.

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Make sure your reading includes articles, advertisements, brochures and other text types that may occur in the examination. In this section, you are required to write one essay or letter of words in thirty minutes. To achieve success, you have to be able to express your ideas clearly and logically, as well as accurately, using suitable vocabulary for the topic and a wide range of sentence structures. The topic of the writing task is given in a prompt of no more than words.

This prompt could be a letter sent to the advice column of a magazine or newspaper, or it could be an article from the same source. You have to write either a letter in response to the prompt or a short essay on the theme given in the prompt. To prepare for the Writing section: Pay special attention to the following aspects of writing: Make sure you plan your text carefully before you begin writing.

Your text must have an introductory and concluding paragraph. Paragraphs should be based on a topic sentence and lead logically to the next paragraph.

You should also be able to use a variety of appropriate structures in your writing. Your writing should include a good range of appropriate vocabulary.

However, it is much more than just a book of practice tests. It also aims to help you improve your level of English as well as your overall performance in the examination itself. These occur at the beginning of each unit and allow you to check how much you already know. These occur in every unit and focus on high-frequency lexical items connected with five major, commonly-occurring exam topics. It Grammar development sections: These occur in every unit, and focus on the areas of grammar most commonly tested in the examination.

There are five tests, one after every unit and they include the following sections: Listening, Grammar, Vocabulary and Reading, and Writing. There are five of these at the back of the book, with photographs in full color.

This has advice on how to approach the writing task, useful words and expressions for letters and essays, and annotated model answers. This includes those lexical items in the book that you may need help with. Each item is followed by a definition and a translation.

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It British English and American English: This is a list of some of the most common differences between British English and American English. All of us b Most of us None of us Some of us 5 The scientists who out the research were awarded a prize. Floods 1 The rivers broke I.

Fires 6 Several homes were burned to the I soil in the bush fire. Storms 11 The wind blew down I off hundreds of large trees. It's hot today. There's a thick ,. Unit 1 Vocabulary development Complete the sentences with the nouns in the box.

S The of the city are very proud if its flourishing cultural life. Match the words to the words with a similar meaning a-f.. S Many rare die beacause of the trade in exotic pets. Unit 1 Vocabulary development Match the idioms in bold to their definitions a-f. Unit 1 Vocabulary development Complete the sentences with the words ill the box. Complete the sentences with the correct form of the phrasal verbs in the box. It wasn't safe after the earthquake. Unit 1 Vocabulary development Gra mar development Complete the sentences.

Use the present simple, present continuous, present perfect or present perfect continuous. Someone mow the lawn next door. I wish you wouldn't! Our plane All the songs are fully animated and the words are shown on the screen. This amusing DVD production is highly entertaining and effective in stimulating pupils to use the English language. The DVDs can be used for practice at home or in the classroom.

Stars and stripes ecce teachers

Enterprise 1 - 4, Click On 1 - 4, Double Click 1 - 4 and. The language syllabus is based on the relevant coursebooks. The DVDs can be used for practice at home or in the classroom, as a component of each course or as a supplement to any course at the same level. Sherlock Holmes, the famous London detective, is asked to protect Sir Henry Baskerville and investigate a strange death on the moors.

Sherlock Holmes sends his. A local legend of a monstrous hound that haunts the moor, some terrifying sightings and a peculiar dinner invitation complicate the investigation further.


Is the huge black hound really the killer, or is someone else behind it? Against the backdrop of the lonely moors, with its sinister atmosphere of ancient secrets, deadly threats and ghostly apparitions, Sherlock. It can be used with any coursebook.

Teaching Young Learners: Do not come to Dartmoor.

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