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By Tadashi Shiozawa, Adam Martinelli

B5 size  15 units  120 pages  

ISBN 978-4-7647-4178-2  ¥2,090 (incl. tax)

Downloadable Audio, Class CD,

TM (Scripts, Dictation Exercise, Quiz)


The latest edition of the popular Activator series! English conversation for university students is better than ever.

Through the unique range of activities, such as roleplaying, conversation, and discussion among classmates, learners gain confidence and the ability to use English skills.

Units cover subjects familiar and relevant to students, such as studying overseas, looking for fulltime jobs, travel, shopping, part-time jobs, SNS and more, using practical expressions to improve communication. Each unit offers tips and introduces phrases commonly used by English speakers.

The Teacher’s Manual contains quizzes and dictation practice.

Table of Contents

  • Unit 1

College Life

Focus: Getting to Know Each Other

  • Unit 2

Future Plans / Jobs

Focus: Telling Intentions

  • Unit 3

Part-Time Jobs and Otakatsu

Focus: Talking about the Weekend

  • Unit 4


Focus: Inviting / Making Appointments

  • Unit 5

Parties and Festivals

Focus: Asking a Favor

  • Unit 6


Focus: Appreciating / Apologizing

  • Unit 7

Study Abroad / World Englishes

Focus: Asking for Repetition

  • Unit 8

SNS / Fashion / Weather

Focus: Expressions for Small Talk

  • Unit 9

Cultures / Idols / Anime

Focus: Asking and Answering Questions

  • Unit 10


Focus: Asking for Permission / Making Suggestions

  • Unit 11


Focus: Describing People / Expressing Likes and Dislikes

  • Unit 12

Traveling Overseas

Focus: Survival English

  • Unit 13


Focus: Expressions for Negotiation and Shopping

  • Unit 14

Social Media
Focus: Phone Calls / Texting

  • Unit 15


Focus: Exchanging Ideas and Opinions

Message From Tadashi Shiozawa and Adam Martinelli

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