Browsing posts tagged: Study Aids
Focus on Content-Based Language Teaching

This book examines the challenges of teaching a second or foreign language while also teaching another academic subject. Drawing on evidence from classroom-based research, it identifies instructional practices that can overcome these challenges. It highlights important research that teachers need to know about, and shows what happens when theories about teaching and learning are put […]

OB: CLASSROOM ENGLISH

An accessible guide to using English in the classroom for non-native speaker teachers. The book is in two parts: Section 1 provides advice on issues such as how to check that learners have understood and when to use English. Section 2 looks at different situations in the classroom, for example, 'Using the coursebook' and 'Giving […]

How to Pass Data Interpretation Tests

Data interpretation tests are fast becoming the most common type of numeracy questions set in psychometric examinations. Almost every battery of psychometric tests will include a data interpretation sub test, or series of questions in this discipline and at some point in their career almost everyone will have to pass one. How to Pass Data […]

Test Your EQ

Emotional Intelligence, more commonly referred to as EQ (emotional quotient) is the ability to be aware of one’s own emotions and those of other people. The two main aspects of EQ are: understanding yourself and your goals, aspirations, responses and behaviour; understanding others and their feelings. In today’s competitive workplace more and more companies are […]

Ultimate Aptitude Tests

Measuring your competence as well as your potential for achievement, aptitude tests are increasingly used by organisations to select the best new staff for their teams as well as to develop those already employed. With them, businesses gain a greater level of certainty in their recruitment decisions and also use them to fast track potential […]

Ultimate Psychometric Tests

The use of psychometric tests in job selection procedures is more prominent than ever and for unprepared candidates they represent a considerable challenge that can get in the way of them successfully landing a new job. The best-selling Ultimate Psychometric Tests, now in its third edition, is the biggest book of its kind, containing over […]

The Science Fiction & Fantasy Quiz Book

In J. R. R. Tolkien’s The Fellowship of the Ring, what is the name of Tom Bombadil’s wife? Which character does Scarlett Johansson play in the 2012 film The Avengers? Who is the protagonist of the video game The Legend of Zelda? Which barbarian hero carried a sword called „Graywand?? How well do you know […]

Test Your Emotional Intelligence

Emotional Intelligence is the ability to be aware of one’s own emotions and those of other people. In today’s workplace more and more companies are using emotional intelligence tests to vet job applicants and assess staff as they recognise that positive behaviours are just as important as technical expertise. Test Your Emotional Intelligence will help […]

The Complete Book of Fun Maths

The idea of this book is to help build confidence with maths via a series of tests and puzzles.  After a gentle ‚warm-up‘ section, the puzzles and tests get progressively more challenging over the course of the book.  There is a hints section for readers who get stuck, as well as a complete set of […]

Your Intelligence Makeover

Have you ever wished you could give your mind an upgrade, just as you can give one to your computer, car, kitchen, or wardrobe? Or that you could remember all-important phone numbers or shopping lists without fumbling with multiple slips of paper? Or speed-read or do lightning-fast everyday math calculations? Or that you could be […]