This book is intended to support courses in professional English for PhD students and academic staff at higher medical educational establishments. The original and adapted professional texts are accompanied by exercises to reinforce the English grammar usage, improve academic writing and develop the communication skills of postgraduate students and teaching staff. Particular attention is paid to the essential professional vocabulary and medical terminology required for research and teaching practice.
Appendix 1. ALPHABETICAL LIST OF WORD COMPONENTS OF GREEK AND LATIN ORIGIN
Appendix 2. ALPHABETICAL LIST OF LATIN MEDICAL ABBREVIATIONS
Appendix 3. COMMON IRREGULAR VERBS
Appendix 4. GUIDELINES FOR WRITING SUMMARIES AND ABSTRACTS
Appendix 5. CLASSROOM ENGLISH: USEFUL PHRASES FOR TEACHING
Appendix 6. UNITS OF MEASUREMENT: British, US and Metric
Appendix 7. KEYS TO TRANSLATION EXERCISES