IELTS

IELTS – The Complete Guide to Task 1 Writing

The Complete Guide to Task 1 Writing has been written for both beginners and more advanced students of IELTS and offers an ideal way to prepare more thoroughly for the IELTS test.

The student is taken step by step in simple, plain English through all the various stages of writing a 150-word Task 1 essay. The mistakes commonly made when analysing a diagram are highlighted and more effective, easy to remember, tips are provided to help ensure a higher grade in the exam.

Diagrams include: bar charts, line charts, pie charts, tables, processes, cycles, flow charts, objects and maps.

Model answers are provided for each diagram and help explain more clearly what the IELTS examiner is looking for when marking the Task 1 essay.

IELTS – The Complete Guide to Academic Reading

IELTS – The Complete Guide to Academic Reading takes you step by step, from a basic understanding of the IELTS exam to a point where you have the necessary skills and confidence to take the exam. You will be introduced to twelve question types commonly used in the IELTS exam: Short answers Sentence completion Summary completion Multiple choice Table completion Labelling flowcharts / processes Matching Paragraph selection True, False, Not Given Yes, No, Not Given Headings Diagrams

IELTS – The Complete Guide to General Reading

IELTS – The Complete Guide to General Reading takes you step by step, from a basic understanding of the IELTS exam to a point where you have the necessary skills and confidence to take the exam. You will be introduced to twelve question types commonly used in the IELTS exam: Short answers, Sentence completion, Summary completion, Multiple choice, Table completion, Labelling flowcharts and processes, Matching Paragraph selection, True, False, Not Given and Yes, No, Not Given, Headings, Diagrams. Apart from many practice exercises, 5 complete practice tests are also provided.

Shortcut to IELTS – Reading and Writing

Shortcut to IELTS is a two-book series that can be used as classroom textbooks or for self-study. It is the result of a combined experience of over 60 years of teaching in countries such as Taiwan, China, Japan, the Philippines, and Mongolia. Learn how to achieve a target Grade 7.0 score. Ideal for students with grade 5.0 and above. Reading and Writing As you work through this book, you are introduced to important IELTS reading skills like scanning, skimming, looking for key words and how to fully understand the question instructions. Tips for answering typical reading style questions are given along with many exercises to practice. Task 1 writing skills are based on the mistakes that many students make and this book helps you to avoid. You are taken from a basic understanding of Task 2 writing questions to a completed essay that will impress the examiner. Learn how to complete the writing tasks efficiently so that you do not run out of time.

Shortcut to IELTS – Listening and Speaking

Shortcut to IELTS is a two-book series that can be used as classroom textbooks or for self-study. It is the result of a combined experience of over 60 years of teaching in countries such as Taiwan, China, Japan, the Philippines, and Mongolia. Learn how to achieve a target Grade 7.0 score. Ideal for students with Grade 5.0 and above. Listening and Speaking Each of the sixteen units starts with a list of words that help to develop your vocabulary range around a particular topic. Vocabulary-building exercises also help you to remember these words and typical IELTS exam questions are given so that you can practice them. Listening exercises help develop your skills. – is packed with typical IELTS exam questions and sample answers. – highlights mistakes that students commonly make. – gives useful tips to maximize your score. – comes with over an hour of listening exercises to help develop your skills, and also has recorded speaking samples. – has a complete answer key and all the listening transcripts. – has been specifically designed for East Asian students. Word lists come with a Chinese translation.

Prohibition

Contents
IntroductionHiram WalkerWhisky Tax
National Prohibition ActCharles BurnsSacramental Wine
The Road to ProhibitionJames Scott CooperHow Breweries Survived
Al CaponeSt. Pierre and MiquelonPabst Brewing Company
George CassidayBahamasD. G. Yuengling & Son
George RemusBill McCoyMiller Brewing Company
Owney MaddenGertrude LythgoeCoors Brewing Company
Texas Guinan‘Spanish Marie’ Mary WhiteFauerbach Brewing Company
Chrysler Building PiratesAnheuser-Busch
Izzy and MoeThe Battle for Rum RowLion Brewery
Windsor-Detroit FunnelRumrunner CodesFlappers
Canadian BootleggersSubmarinesLois Long
Ben KerrPlanesCoco Chanel
James Scott CooperBenjamin Odell HowardAnti-Temperance Movement
Samuel BronfmanSlats RodgersProhibition Era Music
Female BootleggersBlaise DiesbourgNASCAR
Maggie BaileyColonel Bert ‘Fish’ Hassell Bibliography
Josephine DoodyErle E. HaliburtonPhotograph Acknowledgments
Vincenza DiGilormoMedical PrescriptionsMedical Prescriptions
Tillie WallaceJake
Bertie ‘Birdie’ BrownMoonshine
BenefactorsMoonshine Runner
Samuel BronfmanDenatured Alcohol

Drink and be Damned

Contents
IntroductionHiram WalkerWhisky Tax
National Prohibition ActCharles BurnsSacramental Wine
The Road to ProhibitionJames Scott CooperHow Breweries Survived
Al CaponeSt. Pierre and MiquelonPabst Brewing Company
George CassidayBahamasD. G. Yuengling & Son
George RemusBill McCoyMiller Brewing Company
Owney MaddenGertrude LythgoeCoors Brewing Company
Texas Guinan‘Spanish Marie’ Mary WhiteFauerbach Brewing Company
Chrysler Building PiratesAnheuser-Busch
Izzy and MoeThe Battle for Rum RowLion Brewery
Windsor-Detroit FunnelRumrunner CodesFlappers
Canadian BootleggersSubmarinesLois Long
Ben KerrPlanesCoco Chanel
James Scott CooperBenjamin Odell HowardAnti-Temperance Movement
Samuel BronfmanSlats RodgersProhibition Era Music
Female BootleggersBlaise DiesbourgNASCAR
Maggie BaileyColonel Bert ‘Fish’ Hassell Bibliography
Josephine DoodyErle E. HaliburtonPhotograph Acknowledgments
Vincenza DiGilormoMedical PrescriptionsMedical Prescriptions
Tillie WallaceJake
Bertie ‘Birdie’ BrownMoonshine
BenefactorsMoonshine Runner
Samuel BronfmanDenatured Alcohol