World English is an exciting new four-skill general English series which uses National Geographic content, images, and video to teach the language that learners need to succeed in their daily lives. The series is built upon clear and practical learning goals that are presented and practiced through appropriate themes and topics. A competency-based series, World English uses real people, real places, and real language to connect learners of English to the world. Real People World English brings learning to life by sharing the lives, experiences and opinions of people from different cultures and backgrounds. Real Places World English explores the four corners of our world, bringing countries and cities to life in ways meaningful and useful to learners. Real Language World English introduces natural and useful idiomatic expressions, phrases, and language to make learners more comfortable in the real world. Unique Features: A practical, competency-based syllabus gives learners the chance to practice language through communicative tasks, build their language strategies, and find their way to becoming more comfortable in the real world.