Roger Hargreaves, Mark Fletcher, "The New Making Polite Noises: Social and Functional English for Communication!"
English Experience | 1979 | ISBN: 189829500X, 1898295123 | 62 pages | PDF | 44,5 MB
Presents and provides practice in teh essential functions of language (asking for information, suggestions, offers, complaints and apologies, starting and finishing conversations, telephoning, persuasion…etc., etc.)
Each of the 21 units gives essential phrases in lively dialogues, another dialogue for controlled practice, and a number of situations for freer practice.
Three longer revision exercises give extensive and creative practice. Additionaly, telephone situations recycle all this important social language.