The Self Study Guide consists of a 48-page booklet plus a CD-Rom of the egrammar workbook, and a selection of audio files. It is aimed at helping students to improve their skills through personal study. The Self Study Guide includes: exam hints and tips for the A2 examination; sections on thenew 2008 assessment units: both the speaking assessment and the listening, reading and writing assessment. This is followed by information on how to use the egrammar workbook, and verb tables. Finally, there is a pronunciation section (audio clips are on the CD-Rom) focusing on the mainpronunciation points and a vocabulary section containing key phrases from the Students' Book.