The practical listening and speaking activities in this book offer ample opportunity for student interaction; many provide immediate feedback on students' levels of proficiency.
Each chapter begins with a vocabulary section, which introduces the important words and phrases for all four parts. Part One presents a practical conversation on the chapter theme, along with exercises that develop students' listening ability. Part Two provides pronunciation principles, rules, practice, and communicative activities. Part Three offers a variety of practical listening tasks and interactive speaking activities. Part Four provides communication practice in paired "information gap" activities. It may also present common phrases in notional / functional categories for students to practice in structured conversations.