English Mistakes Italians Make

English Mistakes Italians Make

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"English Mistakes Italians Make" is a practical example-based learning tool for students of all levels from Intermediate to Advanced, and a resource book for teachers wishing to focus on specific language areas. As well as a classification of typical errors made by Italian learners, it provides suggested corrections and, where appropriate, a brief analysis and/or advice on learning strategies. The book is ideal for those wishing to eliminate errors from their spoken and written English in preparation for exams such as Cambridge FCE, CAE and CPE or IELTS. Cross-referencing allows students to compare and contrast related language items. Each chapter is supplemented with exercises that are suitable for both self-study purposes and classroom use. Keys for these exercises, including sample answers for open-ended questions, are supplied.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 210 pages
  • 148.6 x 214.1 x 18.5mm | 376.48g
  • Createspace
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1514757036
  • 9781514757031

About Paul Andrew Jarvis

Paul Andrew Jarvis was born and educated in Birkenhead, England. His first English teaching experience was in Pau, France, where from 1984-1985 he worked as a language assistant at the Lycee Louis Barthou and the College du Bois d'Amour. After graduating from the University of Sheffield in 1986 with a degree in French Language and Literature, he spent two years teaching English to students in the Arts, Law and Science faculties of the University of Le Mans, in France. In 1989 he obtained a Post-Graduate Teaching Certificate in Modern Languages from Goldsmiths' College, University of London, before moving to Italy, where he taught EFL at Lord Byron College and the British School of Bari. For the past 24 years he has taught English at the Faculty of Arts of the University of Bari, and since the year 2000 he has also been lecturing at the Polytechnic of Bari. In addition, he has worked as a freelance translator, writes a monthly column for English language students in the online newspaper "da BITONTO" and is the author of several EFL books as well as two bilingual stories for children and a novel."show more