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  • Insomnia is a problem that seriously affects millions of people. But Adrian Tannock has found that by using NLP techniques, people can hugely improve their sleeping experience.
    This book is full of practical, NLP-based guidance, which will help everyone from serious sufferers to people who have the occasional problems. These NLP techniques, combined with the friendly and straightforward approach of Teach Yourself, could hold the answer to your sleep problems.

  • Exam Board: AQA, Edexcel, WJEC, WJEC Eduqas
    Level: GCSE (9-1)
    Subject: English Literature
    First teaching: September 2015
    First Exams: Summer 2017Enable students to achieve their best grade in GCSE English Literature with this year-round course companion; designed to instil in-depth textual understanding as students read, analyse and revise A Christmas Carol throughout the course.This Study and Revise guide:- Increases students' knowledge of A Christmas Carol as they progress through the detailed commentary and contextual information written by experienced teachers and examiners- Develops understanding of plot, characterisation, themes and language, equipping students with a rich bank of textual examples to enhance their exam responses- Builds critical and analytical skills through challenging, thought-provoking questions that encourage students to form their own personal responses to the text- Helps students maximise their exam potential using clear explanations of the Assessment Objectives, annotated sample student answers and tips for reaching the next grade- Improves students' extended writing techniques through targeted advice on planning and structuring a successful essay- Provides opportunities for students to review their learning and identify their revision needs with knowledge-based questions at the end of each chapter


  • Is this the right book for me?
    A course to take you from beginner to confident teacher
    Are you looking for a complete course in teaching English as a foreign language which takes you effortlessly from beginner to confident teacher? Whether you are starting from scratch, or are just out of practice, Teach English as a Foreign Language will guarantee success! Now fully updated to make your language teaching experience fun and interactive. You can still rely on the benefits of a top language teacher and our years of teaching experience, but now with added features within the course and online.
    Teach English as a Foreign Language includes:
    Chapter 1: Being a student
    Chapter 2: Being a teacher
    /> Chapter 3: Classrom management and manner
    Chapter 4: Teaching grammar via a situational presentation;;;;
    Chapter 5: Teaching grammar via a text or recording
    Chapter 6: Teaching grammar via 'test teach test'
    Chapter 7: Teaching vocabulary
    Chapter 8: Checking understanding of meaning
    Chapter 9: Pronunciation
    Chapter 10: Practice activities
    Chapter 11: Receptive skills 1 - Reading
    Chapter 12: Receptive skills 2 - Listening
    Chapter 13: Productive skills 1 - Speaking
    Chapter 14: Productive skills 2 - Writing
    Chapter 15: Spoken and written mistakes Chapter 16: Correction
    Chapter 17: Lesson planning 1 - aims
    Chapter 18: Lesson planning 2 - writing a lesson plan
    Chapter 19: Lesson planning 3 - anticipating problems
    Chapter 20: Lesson planning 4 - what would you do if...?
    Chapter 21: Using course books and other materials
    Chapter 22: Testing students
    Chapter 23: Teaching one-to-one
    Chapter 24: DVDs and other resources
    Chapter 25: Professional awareness and development
    Chapter 26: Career prospects and job hunting
    Chapter 27: A guide to levels
    Chapter 28: Language glossary
    Chapter 29: A glossary of terms
    Chapter 30: Some useful addresses
    Learn effortlessly with a new easy-to-read page design and interactive features:
    Not got much time?
    One, five and ten-minute introductions to key principles to get you started.
    Author insights
    Lots of instant help with common problems and quick tips for success, based on the author's many years of experience.
    Test yourself
    Tests in the book and online to keep track of your progress.
    Extend your knowledge
    Extra online articles to give you a richer understanding of the subject.
    Five things to remember
    Quick refreshers to help you remember the key facts.
    Try this
    Innovative exercises illustrate what you've learnt and how to use it.

  • This new title in the popular 'Flash' series gets straight to the key facts about Humanism. In just 96 pacy, jargon-free pages, you will:
    - see why humanism matters
    - study its ancient roots
    - understand explore the enlightenment
    - discover contemporary humanism
    - learn where science fits in
    and much more besides!

  • The ability to assert yourself - to stand up for yourself while ensuring a win-win outcome - is crucial to anyone who wants to advance their career.
    Written by Dena Michelli, a leading expert on appraisals as both a coach and a practitioner, this book quickly teaches you the insider secrets you need to know to in order to be assertive.
    The highly motivational 'in a week' structure of the book provides seven straightforward chapters explaining the key points, and at the end there are optional questions to ensure you have taken it all in. There are also cartoons and diagrams throughout, to help make this book a more enjoyable and effective learning experience.
    So what are you waiting for? Let this book put you on the fast track to success!

  • The ability to negotiate successfully is crucial to anyone who wants to advance their career.
    Written by Peter Fleming, a leading expert on negotiating as both a coach and a practitioner, this book quickly teaches you the insider secrets you need to know to in order to negotiate successfully.
    The highly motivational 'in a week' structure of the book provides seven straightforward chapters explaining the key points, and at the end there are optional questions to ensure you have taken it all in. There are also cartoons and diagrams throughout, to help make this book a more enjoyable and effective learning experience.
    So what are you waiting for? Let this book put you on the fast track to success!

  • The ability to write a successful business plan is crucial to anyone who wants to advance their career.
    Written by Iain Maitland, a leading expert on appraisals as both a coach and a practitioner, this book quickly teaches you the insider secrets you need to know to in order to write and receive support for a business plan.
    The highly motivational 'in a week' structure of the book provides seven straightforward chapters explaining the key points, and at the end there are optional questions to ensure you have taken it all in. There are also cartoons and diagrams throughout, to help make this book a more enjoyable and effective learning experience.
    So what are you waiting for? Let this book put you on the fast track to success!

  • Successful Interviews in a Week
    Have you ever wondered why some people seem to succeed almost effortlessly whenever they go for an interview? Teach Yourself's Successful Interviews at Work in a Week is your companion to getting it right first time.
    Written by Alison Straw and Mo Shapiro, leading experts on interviews as both coaches and practitioners, this book quickly teaches you the insider secrets you need to know in order to perform brilliantly when interviewed.
    The highly motivational 'in a week' structure of the book provides seven straightforward chapters explaining the key points, and at the end there are optional questions to ensure you have taken it all in. There are also cartoons and diagrams throughout, to help make this book a more enjoyable and effective learning experience. It also features a unique section on how to thrive in tough economic times.
    So what are you waiting for? Let Teach Yourself's Successful Interviews in a Week put you on the fast track to success! Learn in a week what the experts learn in a lifetime.

  • 450 surgical questions for undergraduates with not only the correct answers, but the full rationale for finding the answer in each case - invaluable not only for self-testing before an exam, but of value throughout a student's surgical studies, through to finals exams and beyond.

  • An effective memory is crucial to anyone who wants to advance their career.
    Written by Jonathan Hancock and Cheryl Buggy, leading international memory experts, this book quickly teaches you the insider secrets you need to know to in order to recall whatever you need to in the workplace.
    The highly motivational 'in a week' structure of the book provides seven straightforward chapters explaining the key points, and at the end there are optional questions to ensure you have taken it all in. There are also cartoons and diagrams throughout, to help make this book a more enjoyable and effective learning experience.
    So what are you waiting for? Let this book put you on the fast track to success!

  • Key Facts has been specifically written for students studying Law. It is the essential revision tool for a broad range of law courses from A Level to degree level. Consumer Law is also relevant to courses for Trading Standards Officers and many Business Studies courses.The series is written and edited by an expert team of authors whose experience means they know exactly what is required in a revision aid. They include examiners, barristers and lecturers who have brought their expertise and knowledge to the series to make it user-friendly and accessible.Chapters include: The character of consumer contracts / Consumer protection in contract law / Contracts for sale of goods / Unsolicited goods / Distance selling / Contracts to provide services / Protection under the law of tort / Exemption clauses & unfair terms in consumer contracts / The Consumer Protection Act 1987 / Criminal Law as a means of consumer protection / Consumer finance / Trade Descriptions Act 1968 / Misleading proce indications / Regulating advertising / Insurance / Holidays / Food.

  • Key Facts is the essential revision series for anyone studying law, including LLB, ILEX and post-graduate conversion courses. The Key Facts series provides the simplest and most effective way for you to absorb and retain the essential facts needed to pass your exams effortlessly. Key features include:Diagrams at the start of chapters to summarise the key pointsStructured heading levels to allow for clear recall of the main factsCharts and tables to break down more complex informationKey Facts books are supported by the website www.UnlockingTheLaw.co.uk where you will find extensive revision materials including MCQs and Key Q&As.

  • This second edition has been updated to take account of recent historical research into the period, including up-to-date interpretations relating to the Cuban Missile Crisis. The major issues surrounding the origins of the Cold War and its subsequent escalation into a global power struggle between the United States and the Soviet Union, are examined through an accessible narrative and comprehensive selection of sources. The author also provides an analysis of the extent to which the Cold War had an impact on America's political institutions and society. The revised study guides provide a firm basis for answering differentiated source-based and extended writing questions.

  • The books in this bite-sized new series contain no complicated techniques or tricky materials, making them ideal for the busy, the time-pressured or the merely curious. Plumbing Made Easy is a short, simple and easy to follow guide to mastering some simple plumbing jobs that might occur on an everyday basis. By learning some basic skills and techniques you can learn how to carry out repairs and simple projects - in just 96 pages. Ideal for the busy or the thrifty, Plumbing Made Easy is a quick, to-the-point guide for those who want to complete simple plumbing jobs quickest time possible.

  • Successful Job Applications in a Week
    Do you find yourself applying for lots of jobs but not get interviewed? Do you get to interview stage and then fall at the final hurdle? Teach Yourself's Job Applications in a Week is your companion to improving your chances of getting that job offer.
    Written by Pat Scudamore and Hilton Catt, leading experts on appraisals as both coaches and HR practitioners, this book quickly teaches you the insider secrets you need to know in order to apply successfully for a job.
    The highly motivational 'in a week' structure of the book provides seven straightforward chapters explaining the key points, and at the end there are optional questions to ensure you have taken it all in. There are also cartoons and diagrams throughout, to help make this book a more enjoyable and effective learning experience. It also features a unique section on how to survive in tough economic times.
    So what are you waiting for? Let Teach Yourself's Successful Job Applications in a Week put you on the fast track to success! Learn in a week what the experts learn in a lifetime.

  • The best-selling complete course for a fun and effective way to learn Afrikaans.
    This ISBN is for the ebook.; The corresponding audio support (ISBN: 9781444105889) is also available.; The book and audio support can also be purchased as a pack (ISBN: 9781444105872).

  • In the face of information overload when revising for your final exams, what you want is a revision book that provides all the key facts you need to know and none that you don't. Complete Revision Notes for Medical and Surgical Finals does just that, presenting information in a stimulating way, which in turn enables easy recall.
    Structured by medical and surgical specialties, the contents are organised in a weighted fashion to reflect coverage in undergraduate curricula. With pharmacology and pathology integrated throughout, this second edition covers all the key topics in:
    Medicine; Surgery; Paediatrics; Obstetrics & Gynaecology; Psychiatry; Orthopaedics; ENT; Urology; Ophthalmology; Oncology; Public Health.
    Fully revised and updated with the latest medical information, and including new illustrations, Complete Revision Notes for Medical and Surgical Finals continues to provide and accessible and stimulating route to exam success. If you know what is in this book then you will know enough to pass your finals.

  • For a clear recall of the core cases...Key Cases is the essential series for anyone studying law, including LLB, ILEX and post-graduate conversion courses.

  • This third edition of the bestselling text ESSENTIAL GUIDE TO DANCE is thoroughly updated to meet the new AS/A2 specifications and relevant Applied A-levels, BTEC and other Dance qualifications. Now in full colour, highly illustrated, and packed with tasks and activities to cover all aspects of current courses, this text will appeal to both teachers and students.Students are brought right up to date with clear explanations of choreography, performance and appreciation of Dance, as well as recent examples of new set works and choreographers. With further video and photo interactive analysis tasks, the addition of short revision tests and updated professional examples alongside many contemporary photographs, ESSENTIAL GUIDE TO DANCE Third Edition provides students with comprehensive support and guidance.With its emphasis on the practical aspects of Dance and its interactive features that encourage effective learning, ESSENTIAL GUIDE TO DANCE Third Edition will be essential for all students of Dance and their teachers.Linda Ashley has extensive experience as a writer, choreographer, performer and teacher of Dance. Linda is currently Dance Research Leader at AUT University, New Zealand, Linda has written several Dance titles, published in the UK and New Zealand, including the two previous bestselling editions of ESSENTIAL GUIDE TO DANCE, both published by Hodder.

  • The Key Cases series provides a portable and effective way for you to absorb and retain the essential facts needed to pass your exams effortlessly.
    Key features include:
    * Diagrams to summarise the key points
    * Expert selection of cases
    * Recognisable and memorable elements, including the key facts, key law, key principles, key judgments, key comments and key problems as appropriate in each case.
    * Cases for comparison and contrast are highlighted to illustrate alternative opinions and perspectives
    Supporting resources are available at www.UnlockingTheLaw.co.uk where you will find extensive revision materials including MCQs and Key Q&As;

  • The Key Cases series provides a portable and effective way for you to absorb and retain the essential facts needed to pass your exams effortlessly.
    Key features include:
    * Diagrams to summarise the key points
    * Expert selection of cases
    * Recognisable and memorable elements, including the key facts, key law, key principles, key judgments, key comments and key problems as appropriate in each case.
    * Cases for comparison and contrast are highlighted to illustrate alternative opinions and perspectives
    Supporting resources are available at www.UnlockingTheLaw.co.uk where you will find extensive revision materials including MCQs and Key Q&As;

  • The Key Cases series provides a portable and effective way for you to absorb and retain the essential facts needed to pass your exams effortlessly.
    Key features include:
    * Diagrams to summarise the key points
    * Expert selection of cases
    * Recognisable and memorable elements, including the key facts, key law, key principles, key judgments, key comments and key problems as appropriate in each case.
    * Cases for comparison and contrast are highlighted to illustrate alternative opinions and perspectives
    Supporting resources are available at www.UnlockingTheLaw.co.uk where you will find extensive revision materials including MCQs and Key Q&As;

  • For a clear recall of the core cases...Key Cases is the essential series for anyone studying law, including LLB, ILEX and post-graduate conversion courses.

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