Starting at any university is a major step in life. Students who speak English as a second language, studying in a new country, are taking an even bigger step. Based on interviews with international students and their teachers, this book offers straightforward advice on academic topics such as language use, as well as social topics and the culture of Western universities. It also contains a helpful mini-dictionary of university words, and so will be an ideal guide for any international student studying in an English-speaking university.
Title: Study Skills for Speakers of English as a Second Language
Categories: Academic English,
Publisher: United States, Palgrave USA: 29/Sep/2003
ISBN Number: 1403900264
ISBN Number 13: 9781403900265
Seller ID: 4673
Description: 240 Starting at any university is a major step in life. Students who speak English as a second language and who are studying in a new country are taking an even bigger step. How do we choose our subjects? Can we go and talk with the lecturers? What about making friends? In this book students will find practical answers to these and other frequently asked questions. The text is written in straightforward English. (ISBN: 9781403900265 - When referring to this item please quote our stock ID: 4673)