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Business Listening: B1-C2 (Collins Business Skills and Communication) (Collins English for Business) [Paperback]

Ian Badger
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5 May 2011 0007423217 978-0007423217 First edition

Understand what they're saying – however they say it

This completely innovative self-study book and audio CD set is the perfect way for busy executives to improve their English listening skills. It features real people talking about their work and their lives in a variety of native and non-native accents alongside exercises and learning material.

Collins English for Business is a new series of self-study skills books which focus on the language you really need to do business in English – wherever you are in the world. Each title includes tips on how to communicate effectively and how to communicate inter-culturally. Other titles in the series: Speaking and Writing.

• Powered by COBUILD – using the real language of business English

• Listening contents:
Twenty 4-page units cover the key areas, such as Small Talk, Working in English Globally, Telephoning and Teleconferencing.

• Each unit contains:
- Exercises based on authentic audio recording
- Grammar tips
- Key phrases

• Audio CD containing 78 minutes of authentic recordings


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  • Paperback: 128 pages
  • Publisher: Collins; First edition edition (5 May 2011)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0007423217
  • ISBN-13: 978-0007423217
  • Product Dimensions: 18.9 x 1.1 x 24.5 cm
  • Average Customer Review: 4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (6 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 107,140 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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About the Collins English for Life series:
‘… superb, attractively packaged series (…) excellent support for candidates preparing for the Cambridge FCE and higher (…) work on the topics, skills and current needs of the language learner (…) may be used in various ways: either by learners alone, by teachers, or by teacher trainers on language development courses.’

About English for Life: Listening:
‘…takes extracts of discourse directly from the Cobuild corpus of English in order to integrate authentic examples with tasks on, for example, adapting to local customs.’

Wayne Trotman, EL Gazette, August 2012

--This text refers to an alternate Paperback edition.

About the Author

Author Ian Badger is a highly regarded business English author who runs his own corporate language training and consultancy company. His previous titles include: ‘English for Business Life’ (Cengage) and the ‘English for Work’ series (Pearson).


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4.0 out of 5 stars developing your listening skills 4 Dec 2012
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I was really satisfied with this purchase : the content is clearly displayed in the book map, listening activities are carefully graded with special focus on pronunciation. It is really challenging and is a must for anyone who is considering working in a multi-cultural environment.
I presented it to colleagues to share their views and they all very keen on using the book to supplement their classes
One final note : it is definitely suited for students of minimum B1 if not B2 level.
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5.0 out of 5 stars great for teaching business english 18 Dec 2013
By Dashek
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the most valuable aspect of the book is authencity of the tracks-natural flow, a range of accents, exactly what i needed!
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5.0 out of 5 stars Excellent book 29 Jun 2013
By NEFTY
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it is an excellent book for business purposes because sometimes teachers cannot find real listenings dealing with business so it is very good to have everything in only one book.
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