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  • It provides not only sound theoretical frameworks for investigation but also practical findings for application in diverse segments of ELT, ranging from university environments to public schools and from EFL to ESL contexts.Edited by Telma Gimenez...
  • In addition, papers address a wide range of topics relating to the future of and varieties of English; course and materials design; teaching methodology; testing; and administration. The first contributor in the opening ‘Viewpoints’ section is the...
  • It contains initial sections which shed light on types of dictionaries (comparing the merits of monolingual and bilingual dictionaries) and parts of dictionaries (considering features such as word formation, grammar, pronunciation and collocations,...
  • Authors of the various chapters discuss issues including values and beliefs enshrined in English; power relationships and the use of English; stereotyping and representations in textbooks; teaching techniques; cross-cultural behaviour and students’...
  • This update was designed to raise ‘current awareness’ among British Council staff and it covers inspectorate work and the accreditation of English language teaching in the UK and overseas, and at different levels, from private language schools to...
  • It may be that you are thinking about setting up an association or that you have already started an association and would like more ideas on certain aspects.The suggestions which are presented here are all based on the practical experience of...
  • The report argues that we are already in a very new kind of environment and a new phase in the global development of English. What are the new rules and who will be the winners and who will be the losers? In this study David Graddol suggests some of...
  • It was inspired by the British Council's 15th Oxford Conference on Teaching Literature Overseas, which was held in 2000. The theme of the conference was 'From critical thinking to creative writing.'This book is free to download below as a pdf file.
  • It is packed with tips and useful ideas.This book is free to download below as a pdf file. 
  • This pack represents the outcome of a project proposal started at the Hornby Summer School Brazil 2006 where we had the opportunity to explore the concept of Intercultural Competence in depth, as well as its implications for the current ELT scenario...
  • There are ideas for and examples of practical activities for different stages of the lesson.By Callum Robertson with Richard Acklam, published in 2000. 
  • The 11 short chapters cover topics such as designing English as a foreign language coursebooks, testing, and criteria for selecting the most suitable materials for particular learners. Practical guidelines for the evaluation of purpose, content, and...
  • In the first chapter, Reading for meaning, Cooper provides a list of UMESPP course aims, describing the experience of the pilot year and considering its findings. In Strategies for reading, Chitravelu talks of low student motivation, and how the...

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