Tech Talk: Intermediate Student Book by Vicki HollettTech Talk: Intermediate Student Book by Vicki Hollett

Tech Talk: Intermediate Student Book

byVicki Hollett, John Sydes

Paperback | March 19, 2009

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A practical course for adult learners working in the international technical sector.
Vicki Hollett is a graduate of Reading and Essex Universities in the UK, and now lives and teaches Business English in the USA. She has also taught in Japan and Algeria and run numerous workshops for teachers in Europe, the Far East, and South America.
Title:Tech Talk: Intermediate Student BookFormat:PaperbackDimensions:120 pages, 10.87 × 8.27 × 0.01 inPublished:March 19, 2009Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0194575411

ISBN - 13:9780194575416


Table of Contents

1. What's up? (Jobs, Emails)2. Tell me about it (Specifications, Features and benefits)3. What's next? (Giving instructions, Mechanisms)4. How's it done? (Describing fixes, Explaining processes)5. Where are you? (Welcoming visitors, Tracking)6. Looking ahead (Planning, Making comparisons)7. Can you explain (Rules and regulations, Equipment documentation)8. Take care (Causes and results, Reporting accidents)9. Let's imagine (Materials, Inventions)10. What's cooking (Explaining how, Making conversation)11. What do you think? (Making predictions, Weighing alternatives)12. What's the problem? (Handling complaints, Describing damage)13. What have you done? (Skills and experience, Reporting progress)14. What's that exactly? (Technical writing, Measurements and conversions)15. Where does it go? (Describing location, Getting organized)16. To be precise (Being concise, Text abbreviations, Identifying parts)17. What's gone wrong? (Organizing schedules, Faults and hazards)18. What are the chances? (Security, Discussing risks)Information FileIrregular VerbsNumbersBritish and American EnglishListening Script