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Academic Vocabulary in Use


Short Description: Intermediate, Upper-intermediate
Authors : McCarthy/O'Dell
  • Publisher: Cambridge University Press
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  • Hard Cover: False
  • ISBN: 9780521689397
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Academic Vocabulary in Use is the perfect study aid for anyone using English for their academic work. Ideal for students of any discipline, from engineers or social scientists to business students or lawyers, it covers all the key vocabulary they will come across in academic textbooks, articles, lectures and seminars, allowing them to function confidently in an English-speaking academic environment. The book is designed for students at good intermediate level and above as well as those preparing for IELTS and other university entrance examinations. Key Features Presents new words and expressions in real-life academic contexts including extracts from lectures, presentations, essays, tables and graphs. Includes an extra 'Reading and vocabulary' section with longer texts to give you more practice of key vocabulary. Has a comprehensive answer key and a phonemic transcriptions of key words in the index to help with pronunciation. Contains a handy 'Reference section' with notes on formal and informal usage, British, Irish and North American vocabulary differences and spelling variations. Reviews “A very important book for all EAP students.”