Ever asked yourself…
Would I get full marks for this?
How can I improve my answers?
How do I turn my C grade work into A grade answers?
Shortcuts to Success teach you the exam success tips that have been shown to work. Written by teachers with a proven track record of exam success, they will show you how to achieve your best results.
Shortcuts to Success: The Spanish Oral:
Covers the oral exam in easy-to-follow topic by topic units.
Includes the most common questions for each topic with suggested answers
Each unit has an exercise sheet which allows students to write their own, personally relevant answers to the questions
Provides examples of an oral exam dialogue at three different levels: Nivel Bajo (for struggling students), Nivel Medio (for competent students) and Nivel Avanzado (for more proficient students)
Glossaries are included where appropriate, to ensure that students are given all the vocabulary they require to prepare their answers
Covers topical issues such as unemployment, drugs and alcohol abuse
a unit with useful phrases, with each phrase followed by a sample sentence from an oral exam
a concise grammar review
a sample film and book review o up-to-date roleplays
Provides a comprehensive introduction to the oral exam covering:
the breakdown of the marks
the format of the exam
an insight into what the examiner is looking for
student hints and tips