This well-established and highly successful book, now in its Second Edition, builds on the strength of the previous edition, retaining many of the topics and incorporating some new topics in consonance with the present-day needs.
The accompanying CD contains all the attributes of a good speech—proper stress, intonation and correct pronunciation—to enable better compre-hension of the topics. Some of the conversations and Words Often Mispronounced are also included in the CD to emphasize on the correctness of learning and enrich the learners in language skills.
Primarily intended for students and learners who wish to enhance their spoken English skills, this book will be useful also for those who have long-felt need to communicate in English. It has all the rich ingredients to facilitate the learners talk effectively and confidently:
About 50 real-life conversations to improve one’s speech
Extensive list of vocabulary to aid in group discussions
Several useful language tips to pursue the global quest for personal and academic excellence
NEW TO THIS EDITION Discusses the need of the body language
Gives dos and don’ts for an effective communicator
Provides a list of a few non-verbal behaviours and their universal interpretation
Application of idioms for effective and creative speaking
Learning of expressions and phrases for better practical presentation Numerous word meanings to clarify doubts Grammar and usage in almost all the chapters to grasp the correct syntax
Activity to instill confidence in public speaking