The law has always been considered a conservative profession, and this is reflected in the use of its language. This practice book comprises 11 units that will provide law students studying English with some of the basic lexis connected with the field of legal English.
Students will increase their knowledge of a variety of legal topics and learn the vocabulary needed to approach each of them. The units cover a wide range of topics, such as Roman law, legal systems worldwide, the Romanian judicial system, the British legal system, the Constitution of USA, EU law, types of crimes, etc.
The activities focus on studying and learning key vocabulary that goes beyond mere terminology acquisition, understanding the texts, improving writing skills, and reviewing grammar. Moreover, the students can be involved in speaking activities related to the presented topics.