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The Above & Beyond B1 Coursebook has been developed according to the Common European Framework of Reference (CEFR) for languages. It has been designed to systematically develop students’ English language skills and to thoroughly prepare them for exams at this level.

Key features of Above & Beyond B1 Coursebook:

12 theme-based units
a variety of engaging age-appropriate reading texts (articles, emails, an interview, a story, a blog post, the introduction to a travel guide, etc)
exam-style Reading, Writing, Listening and Speaking tasks which will improve students’ command of English while familiarising them with the types of tasks found in exams they may be preparing for
a clear, comprehensive grammar appendix
six ‘language extra’ sections which include additional grammar material, exam-style tasks and self-assessment activities
six projects which encourage students to use English to achieve practical goals while, at the same time, developing their critical thinking and problem-solving skills
a wordlist which includes the difficult words from each unit, with a definition of each word as it is used in the text and its pronunciation using the phonetic alphabet