The student’s books are designed around a multi-layered syllabus with grammar at its core. Satisfying and successful learning is promoted through interesting topics and a wide range of materials, activities and text types. The student's book offers 90-plus classroom hours. In addition, there is a wealth of supplementary material. This provides the flexibility necessary to build a unique course for any teaching situation. Special Features - Integrated Skills-work - develop speaking, reading, listening and writing through real-life tasks; Grammar Builders - help learners to understand and use grammar effectively; Word Builders - give learners the tools to build a working vocabulary; Language Assistants - provide learners with extra support and information to help them complete the exercises; The Lifeline - Lesson 4 of each unit develops reading skills needed by learners in their academic, professional and personal lives; The readings are integrated into other skills with a special focus on speaking; Checkpoints - monitor the student’s progress every 2 units via a progress test and a variety of fun activities to consolidate language and songs - each book contains 6 classic pop songs with a wide range of activities to exploit them.