English for Business: Skills Free Resources

English for Business: Skills is a series of skills books focused on the language needed to do business in English, anywhere in the world. Each book includes tips on how to communicate effectively and interculturally.

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English for Business: Resources for Teachers

The teaching notes below show how the material can be used in the classroom. 'Classroom implementation' offers generic exploitation and extension ideas, while the documents called 'Teacher resources' provide lesson ideas for classroom activities based on the content and themes of units 1, 2 and 3 in each book.

Classroom implementation
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Listening

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English for Business: Listening - extra audio

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Small Talk

Small Talk gives learners the confidence to start a conversation in a business context, and to build successful business relationships.

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Chapter 1

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Chapter 3

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Chapter 4

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Chapter 5

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Chapter 6

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Chapter 7

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Chapter 8

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Chapter 9

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Chapter 10

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Chapter 11

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Chapter 12

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Chapter 13

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Chapter 10

Key phrases Scenarios

Chapter 11

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Chapter 12

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Chapter 13

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Chapter 14

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