The Economist is a global weekly magazine written for those who share an uncommon interest in being well and broadly informed. Each issue explores the close links between domestic and international issues, business, politics, finance, current affairs, science, technology and the arts.
[hide]]Great writing begins—and ends—with the sentence. Whether two words ("Jesus wept.") or 1,287 words (a sentence in William Faulkner's Absalom! Absalom!), sentences have the power to captivate, entertain, motivate, educate, and, most importantly, delight. Understanding the variety of ways to construct sentences, from the smallest clause to the longest sentence, is important to enhancing your appreciation of great writing and potentially improving your own.
English for International Tourism is for professionals working in the tourism industry and for students of tourism at upper intermediate level and above. English for International Tourism: - focuses on the language and professional skills required to perform effectively in all sectors of the industry - covers a wide range of topics that develop a broad tourism-related vocabulary - features authentic texts and interviews with experts in the tourist industry that develop extensive reading and listening skills - develops speaking skills needed for key job-related situations - promotes grammatical accuracy with Language Focus sections
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