Life Upper Intermediate Student Book with DVD


Paul Dummett; John Hughes; Helen Stephenson

Publisher: Cengage Learning

Published: 2013


Paperback, 183 pages

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Welcome to Life, an exciting new six-level adult series that turns learning English into an exploration of the world we live in. Drawing on National Geographic content, Life transforms the learning experience into a fabulous journey with irresistible images, articles and videos that engage students like no series before. Bring Life into your classroom!


  • Comprehensive grammar, vocabulary, functions, pronunciation and skills syllabuses address the needs of contemporary students, and then Life goes one step further to enrich communication and critical thinking.
  • Grammar is presented in context with full explanations and extensive additional support.
  • Vocabulary is introduced thematically with further focus at lexical and morphological levels in Word focus and Word building sections.
  • Real Life lessons model and practice everyday functions and pronunciation is dealt with in depth.
  • Every lesson ends with a productive outcome, such as speaking or writing.

Table of Contents:

Unit 1: Relationships
Unit 2: Storytelling
Unit 3: Science and technology
Unit 4: Art and creativity
Unit 5: Development
Unit 6: Alternative travel
Unit 7: Natural resources
Unit 8: The news
Unit 9: Talented people
Unit 10: Customs and behaviour
Unit 11: Knowledge and learning
Unit 12: The economy

Communication Activities
Grammar Reference
Audio Scripts