* New Critical Thinking and Reflective Learning training helps students become more analytical and therefore more effective as learners.* New Academic Vocabulary sections systematically build up students' knowledge of the all-important Academic Word List.* New Academic Style sections focus on key aspects of academic English, and develop students' ability to achieve the appropriate formal style. * The Key Language Bank provides a reference tool and extra practice activities to help students build their vocabulary and knowledge of grammar.* An expanded Writing Practice Bank provides model answers and additional writing practice for both Tasks 1 and 2.*Error Hit Lists help students eliminate common errors from their work. * Additional exam practice is available with the interactive iTests on the CD-ROM.