This book is for vocational training courses specializing in electricity and electronics at basic and pre-intermediate levels. It aims to provide a thorough revision of fundamental skills and linguistic competencies acquired at these levels.
The approach is mainly communicative. A variety of common communication situations such as asking for information, travelling, going out, or ordering a meal have been included.
With this coursebook, students will be able to revise language components they have already studied at low levels as well as get a basic knowledge of English for specific purposes in the electrics field while improving their reading, writing, listening, and speaking skills.
It is designed to achieve the following objectives:
- Developing a learning method based on a basic level of English,
- Acquiring basic communication tools (oral and written) for everyday use in situations related to their professional needs,
- Understanding and producing texts related to technical English,
- Realizing English as an instrument for accessing information and as a means of personal and professional development.
In the process of content development, different curriculums from various regions have been taken into consideration.
This book covers a wide range of subject areas, such as technical manuals, e-mails, mobile phones, professional profile terminology, professional basic documents (newsletter, order forms, delivery notes, pro forma invoices, invoices, and payment documents), standard formulas to start, keep and end conversations, giving instructions, ways of clarifying a request, repetition and confirmation, timetables, curriculum vitae, employment exchange.