Description: This volume offers more than 80 ready-to-use activities for the business English classroom, specifically selected to represent the diversity that is driving innovation in business English teaching today. The contributors come from a variety of teaching contexts around the world, including tertiary education, corporate language training, and adult education. This collection of ideas enables both experienced and novice business English practitioners to expand their repertoire of teaching strategies, become aware of key trends in the field, and be inspired in ways that make their teaching more creative, effective, and rewarding.
"The best resource book for business English teachers I’ve seen: excellent for both new and experienced business English teachers. A wonderful combination of practical lessons, creative thinking, and solid pedagogy."
- Vicki Hollett, Award-winning author of business English teaching materials
"This is an exciting new research-informed resource for business English teachers, which incorporates key trends and recent developments, such as intercultural training, English as an international language and learner autonomy, into a wealth of stimulating and creative activities."
- Almut Koester, PhD, Business English researcher and textbook author
"The emergence of English as the global language of business has placed English for business squarely at the center of specific-purpose English. This contribution to the popular New Ways series is a valuable source of ideas from some of the top practitioners in the field."
- David Nunan, PhD, TESOL past president, applied linguist, educator, and author