First Certificate Star offers teenagers and young adults a comprehensive package to prepare them for the First Certificate Examination.
The course presents students with motivating topics that encourage interest whilst reflecting the requirements of the exam
The comprehenive grammar syllabus with easy-to-follow presentation boxes give systematic practice for the Use of English paper
Special focus is given to vocabulary expansion, with sections on ‘words often confused’ and phrasal verbs in every unit
Reading, listening and speaking skills are developed and practised through a mixture of interesting material and exam tasks
Thorough preparation is given for the writing paper with staged writing tasks and models to analyse
Information boxes on all parts of the exam are clearly presented with an explanation of the task type and useful advice for students to follow
The reference section includes a grammar refernce section and a phrasal verb dictionary wih definitions and examples taken from the Collins COBUILD Dictionary of Phrasal Verbs