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Complete English for Cambridge Lower Secondary 8 (First Edition)

Support for the previous Cambridge Lower Secondary English curriculum

Series Editor Dean Roberts, Author Tony Parkinson, and Author Alan Jenkins

Suitable for:  Cambridge Lower Secondary English learners

Price:  £20.99

ISBN: 978-0-19-836466-5
Publication date: 03/03/2016
Paperback: 160 pages
Dimensions: 276x219mm

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The Complete English 8 Student Book provides support for the previous Cambridge Lower Secondary English curriculum. Written by an expert author team, the series helps first and additional language learners to achieve their best at Cambridge Lower Secondary.


  • Fully supports the previous curriculum
  • Improve language skills with extensive writing, grammar and vocabulary practice
  • Encourage wider reading and foster a love of literature, using international, age-appropriate fiction
  • Build learners' confidence with extra speaking and listening activities and targeted assessment support
  • Use clear scaffolding to support first and additional language learners

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Table of Contents

1 Foodies' delight
Development of writing skills including spelling, sentence construction, punctuation, and stylistic techniques
2 Amazing arts
Development of reading skills including inference, setting, and drama
3 Terrific technology
Development of speaking and listening skills to explain ideas clearly and give presentations
4 Unnatural nature
Non-fiction: Use of imagery, metaphors, and personification
5 Fabulous hobbies

Features and conventions of non-fiction texts
6 Alarming journeys
Features of poetry across different times and cultures
7 Heroic history
Myths and legends from different cultures
8 Exciting escapades
Contemporary fiction: Introducing stories and characters
9 Tremendous television
Non-fiction: Features of articles and letters
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