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WORKBOOK Upstream PROFICIENCY WORKBOOK Student's Book Virginia Evans - Jenny Dooley Gaus Express Publishing Published by Express Publishing Liberty House, New Greenham Park, Newbury, Berkshire RG19 GHW Tel: (0044) 1635 817 363 Fax: (0044) 1635 817 463 e-mail inquiries@expresspublishing,co.uk http: /mwwexpresspublishing, co.uk (© Virginia Evans ~ Jenny Dooley 2002 Design and illustration © Express Publishing, 2002 All rights reserved. No part of this publication may be reproduced, stored in a retrieval system, or transmitted in any form, or by any means, electronic, photocopying or otherwise, without the prior ‘written permission of the publishers. First published 2002 ISBN 1-84325-536-7 Acknowledgements ‘Authors’ Acknowledgements \We would like to thank all the staff at Express Publishing who have contributed their skils to producing this book. Thanks are due in particular to: Megan Lawton (Ecitor in Chief), Stephanie Smith and Michael Sadler (senior editors) Andrew Wright (editorial asistant), Brian O'Neil (Senior production controller) and the Express Publishing design team; ‘Warehouse (recording producer) and Emily Newton, Kevin Haris, Daniel Parker, Erica Thompson and Timathy Forster for their support and patience. We would also like to thank those institutions and teachers who piloted the ‘manuscript, and whose comments and feedback were invaluable in the production of the book. ‘The authors and publishers wish to thank the following who have kindly given permission for the use of copyright material Unit 1: "A Ten-Year Power Struggle”, by Dr Michael S. Tobin, © WholeFamiycom,wwn.wholefamily.com; Unit 2 ‘Students anxiety at rising debt”, by Lee Eliot Major, © The Guardian, waw.guardian.co.uk; "Under the Knife”, by Lee Elliot Major, © The Guarcian, www guardian.co.uk; “Crisis, criss, crisis: the state of our schools", by Nick Davies, © The Guardian, wiweducation guardian.co.uk. Unit 3: “You Can Cal Me Al", by Duncan Campbell, © The Guacaian, vwww.guercian.co.uk; Unit 4: "Britain for Collectors", by Terry and Doris Michoud, Chesening Michigan USA, © Britain Express, www britainexpress.com; "Packing It In*, by Carla Moore © The Guardian, wenctravel guardian.co.uk; Unit 5: “Are amateurs the true pioneers in science?” by Brian Ford and Matthew Freeman, © The Guardian, wnw.quardian co.uk; "Depressed Doctors", by Dr Chris Dowrick, thanks to Ben Green. © Priory Lodge Education, www priory.com; Unit 6: "Getting the Knowledge”, by John Crace John Crace is an education feature writer for the Guardian), © The Guardian, wavw.guardian co.uk, Unit 7: "Take a gil Ike you", by Julie Welch, © The Observer, wwww.observerco.uk; Unit 8: "The Sour Smell of Success”, by Prof Martin Daunton, © BBC Education, wwuwboc.co.uk; Unit 9: “Frve tips for successful calcenters”, by Russ Campanello, © Workforce, ween. workforce.com; Unit 10: “Radical with a green blueprint”, by Terry Slavin, © The Observer, vwww observer co.uk ‘Music Compositions & Arrangement by Pistiolotronics While every offort has been made to trace all the copyright holders, if any have been inadvertently overlooked the publishers will be pleased to make the necessary arrangements atthe first opportunity,