Headway Pre-intermediate Culture & Literature Companion

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Headway Pre-intermediate Culture & Literature Companion

Fifth Edition

Format: Paperback

Updated with new texts, topics and themes, Headway 5th edition provides fresh and relevant English instruction that is tailored to your students’ needs.

  • Language Level: B1
  • ISBN: 978-0-19-452782-8
  • Pages: 48
  • Binding: Paperback
  • Dimensions: 276x219 mm

Discover a wide variety of interesting texts relating to the culture and literature of the English-speaking world, including the UK, the US, Australia and the Caribbean. The culture texts range from art and geography to history and politics. The literature texts include poems and extracts from graded readers.

Use in conjunction with the Headway 5th edition Student's Book, or as a standalone resource.

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Key features

  • Relevant texts with introductory activities, comprehension and vocabulary work
  • What do you think? sections for class discussion
  • Projects provide real-life writing tasks for students
  • Glossary of key vocabulary
  • Maps of the UK, the US and Canada, Australia and New Zealand


90% of teachers believe Headway has helped their students progress to the next level of study.* Its balanced methodology of vocabulary, grammar and integrated skills provides the right level of challenge for students.

Headway 5th edition listens to feedback from teachers and focusses on topics and activities that are relevant and useful to today’s adult students, whilst retaining the trusted methodology teachers love.

Combining practical, real life content for today’s students with flexible digital resources that are clearly linked to the Headway syllabus, the course ensures students are engaged and motivated for success.

* The Headway Oxford Impact study was conducted in January and February 2018. 170 teachers responded. Oxford Impact is a unique way of evaluating the impact that educational products and services from Oxford University Press have on teaching and learning.