English for Science and Engineering: Professional English series

  • AUTHOR: Ivor Williams
  • ISBN-13: 9781413020533 
  • 112 Pages  Paperback 
  • 1st Edition
  • ©2007     Published
  • Level(s): B1 | B2 | Intermediate
  • List Price = $ 25.95 | College Wholesale (Net) Price $19.25
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About The Product

Professional English is a five-volume integrated skills English for Specific Purposes series designed for intermediate-level pre-working and working students. English for Science and Engineering is an integrated skills book designed to provide 40 hours of teaching and practice material for university students and professionals specializing or working in any of the fields of exact Science or Engineering.


  • An integrated four-skills approach breaks with the traditional practice of reading/vocabulary ESP instruction.
  • Two-page lessons provide a variety of work situations such as research and development, design and testing, and quality control that will interest and motivate students specializing in any aspect of the field.
  • A grammar reference allows for review and self-study of the essential grammar required at the intermediate level.
  • An international English program with a variety of American, British, and non-native accents trains the listening skills required by today's global community.
  • A comprehensive Teacher's Resource Book provides teachers with photocopiable test materials, step-by-step teaching notes, answer keys, and photocopiable activities to extend reading, writing, communication, and grammar skills.

About the Contributor

  • Ivor Williams

    The author Ivor Williams, is an experienced ELT materials writer. He co-authored the series Greenlight (McGrawHill) and has collaborated on a number of Thomson ELT projects. He is the author of In Detail Teacher's Edition.

Table of Contents

Unit 1. Research and Development.
Unit 2. Design and Testing.
Unit 3. Construction and Manufacturing Production.
Unit 4. Quality control and inspection, Operation and Maintenance.
Unit 5. Management, and other related areas: Employment.


Teacher Components

  • English for Science and Engineering: Teacher’s Resource Book  (ISBN-10: 1424000130 | ISBN-13: 9781424000135)

Student Supplements

  • Professional English: Science and Engineering Audio CD  (ISBN-10: 1413020860 | ISBN-13: 9781413020861)
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