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Books (and software) listed on this page have been selected by EFL / ESL teachers of the English Specialist Group on the purpose of helping language teachers and students with finding good resources for their work.

Grammar in Use
Intermediate (with answers)
Self-study Reference and Practice for Students of English (Raymond Murphy)
Cambridge Practice Tests for IELTS 1
Self-study student's book
Lessons from Nothing: Activities for Language Teaching with Limited Time and Resources
(Cambridge Handbooks for Language Teachers)
Teaching Pronunciation
A Reference for Teachers of English to Speakers of Other Languages
Learning Vocabulary in Another Language
(Cambridge Applied Linguistics)
101 Word Games
for Students of English As a Second or Foreign Language
(Resource Books for Teachers of Young Students)
Jazz Chants
Rhythms of American English for Students of English As a Second Language (Carolyn Graham)
The Cambridge Grammar of the English Language
The Oxford English Grammar
The Grammar Book:
An ESL / EFL Teacher's Course
Keep Talking:
Communicative Fluency Activities for Language Teaching
(Cambridge Handbooks for Language Teachers)
About Language: Tasks for Teachers of English
(Cambridge Teacher Training and Development)
The Oxford Picture Dictionary
Beginning Workbook
Webster's New World Student's Dictionary
Webster's New World Pocket Dictionary
Handmark Oxford American Dictionary and Thesaurus
Heinle's Newbury House Dictionary of American English with Integrated Thesaurus:
The Core of English Language Learning, Fourth Edition (Dictionary and CD-Rom)
New Interchange Intro Student's book:
English for International Communication (New Interchange English for International Communication)
The Cambridge Encyclopedia of the World's Ancient Languages
Learning Irish
Text, Audio, and Self-Tutor
(Boxed set)
Learning Strategies Handbook
Principles of Language Learning and Teaching
Rosetta Stone English Level 1 & 2
Personal Edition
Enrich Your Vocabulary
English (ESL) Pro
Record and compare your voice to a native English speaker's voice. Learn to speak English clearly and with confidence. Over 50 hours of pronunciation practice. Master all English sounds in 31 easy lessons. Learn through a combination of pictures, movies, and sounds.
Exploring Second Language Reading:
Issues and Strategies

Learning English Made Simple

(Made Simple Books)
Author: Sheila Henderson; Buy New: $10.36

Streamline Departures

An Intensive American English Series for Beginning Students
(New American Streamline by Peter Viney, $35.95)

Five-Minute Activities

A Resource Book of Short Activities
(Cambridge Handbooks for Language Teachers)
Author: Penny Ur; Buy New: $23.00

Oxford Dictionary of English Grammar

(Oxford Paperback Reference S.)
(Sylvia Chalker; $18.95)

Grammar and Meaning

A Semantic Approach to English Grammar
(Learning About Language; Howard Jackson; $40.67)

Handbook of Research in Second Language Teaching and Learning

Author: Eli Hinkel; Buy New: $99.95

Learning Vocabulary in Another Language

(Cambridge Applied Linguistics)
Author: I. S. P. Nation; Buy New: $27.63

Vocabulary in Language Teaching

(Cambridge Language Education)
Author: Norbert Schmitt; Buy New: $25.00

English Vocabulary Elements

Author: Keith Denning; Buy New: $24.95

Sounds Intriguing Teacher's Book

Resource Material for Teachers
(Cambridge English Language Learning)

Teacher Learning in Language Teaching

(Cambridge Language Teaching Library)
Author: Donald Freeman; Buy New: $35.43

Approaches and Methods in Language Teaching

(Cambridge Language Teaching Library)
Author: Jack C. Richards; Buy New: $26.00

Grammar Practice Activities

A Practical Guide for Teachers
Author: Penny Ur; Buy New: $26.00

Second Language Listening

Theory and Practice (Cambridge Language Education)
Author: John Flowerdew; Buy New: $23.99

Write Source 2000

A Guide to Writing, Thinking and Learning
Author: Patrick Sebranek; Buy New: $20.33

Teaching and Assessing Spelling

Author: Mary Jo Fresch; Buy New: $12.89

Learning and Teaching English Grammar

(K-12) Author: Barbara M. Birch; Buy New: $20.00

About Language:

Tasks for Teachers of English (Cambridge Teacher Training and Development)
Author: Scott Thornbury; Buy New: $26.00

Content-Based Second Language Teaching and Learning

An Interactive Approach (Marjorie Hall Haley; $51.80)

Content Area Literacy

Interactive Teaching for Active Learning
Author: Anthony V. Manzo; Buy New: $77.95

The Tapestry of Language Learning:

The Individual in the Communicative Classroom
Author: Robin C. Scarcella; Buy New: $46.95

English for International Communication

Interchange, 2 Class cassette set (2 cassettes, Jack C. Richards; $41.00)

Active Listening:

Building Skills for Understanding (Student's Book 2)
Author: Marc Helgesen; Buy New: $20.00

Drama Techniques in Language Learning

A Resource Book of Communication Activities for Language Teachers (Cambridge Handbooks for Language Teachers)
Author: Alan Maley; Buy New: $25.99

Teaching Shakespeare

A Handbook for Teachers (Cambridge School Shakespeare)
Author: Rex Gibson; Buy New: $22.00

Everything Learning Italian

Speak, Write, and Understand Basic Italian in No Time
(Everything Series)
Author: Michael P. San Filippo; Buy New: $10.17

Take Off in French

(with audio CDs)
Author: Marie-Therese Bougard; Buy New: $34.95

The Complete Idiot's Guide to Learning French

(Lifestyle Paperback by Gail Stein; $12.89)

The Complete Idiot's Guide to Learning Spanish

(Lifestyle Paperback by Gail Stein; $12.89)

French for Dummies

Author: Dodi-Katrin Schmidt; Buy New: $16.49

German for Dummies

Author: Paulina Christensen; Buy New: $16.49

Japanese for Busy People

(Association for Japanese-Language) Buy New: $16.50

Rosetta Stone English Explorer

Buy New: $19.99

Instant Immersion English

(5 CD-ROM set)
Buy New: $19.99

Instant Immersion 33 Languages

Buy New: $39.99

Instant Immersion Translator Deluxe

Buy New: $34.88

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