"Welcome" is a three-level beginner"s course for children learning English. Pupils will be entertained by the book"s lively characters, as their magical Genie transports them to new and exciting places. All these thrilling adventures are captured in full-colour illustrations and are accomponied by action-packed CDs/cassettes. "Welcome 2" consists of fourteen units of six pages eash, with songs, pronunciation twisters, games and projects. Each unit is divided into three lessons where all four skills are thoroughly practised. "Welcome 2" combines English language learning with interesting topics. The language is always presented in context, either through lively dialogues or enjoyable texts. New vocabulary is presented at the beginning of each lesson. Grammar is clearly presented and practised in every lesson giving young learners a sense of achievement through moderate grading of the syllabus. There are four revision sections that recycle vocabulary and grammar. There is also a play to be perfomed at the end of the school year. At the end of the book there is a Photo File Section for pupils to decorate their projects.