Delta Business Communication Skills: Meetings


Author: David King
Publisher: Delta Publishing
Level: B1-B2

Everyone has to attend meetings as part of everyday business life – and many of these meetings are conducted in English.

Meetings aims to help learners of Business English develop the skills and language needed to participate in meetings where English is the medium of communication, whether listening to other participants, making points or acting as chair.

DELTA Business Communication Skills provides students with the skills they need to communicate effectively and confidently in English, in a variety of business contexts. The series adopts a learner-centred and highly practical approach, helping students to develop the key communication and language skills essential for today’s international business environment.

Each title in the series consists of a book and audio CD, designed for students with a pre-intermediate or intermediate level of English. The content and examples are up to date and very relevant to anyone working – or planning to work – internationally. The series can be used either in class or for self-study.

The book practices language and skills in the following areas:

    1. Opening a meeting


    1. Presenting information


    1. Problem-solving


    1. Explaining and clarifying


    1. Agreeing and disagreeing


    1. Summarizing and closing

Key Features: 

    • Individual Needs analysis and Learning journal


    • Awareness-raising activities


    • Extensive personalized exercises


    • Tips for effective performance in business


    • Helpful suggestions for language study


    • Regular language reference and review sections


    • Photocopiable resources for further practice


    • An integrated audio CD


    • Full audio script and answer key

Meetings is designed for classroom use, but is also suitable for self-study.