This new edition of Achievement English @ Year 12 is an integrated student book-workbook that is designed for effective learning to prepare students for NCEA Level 2 English assessments. It has a bright, highly visual, full colour presentation and includes both learning activities and assessment practice. This revised edition contains a section focusing on writing longer answers to close reading questions. This book is written for the English Syllabus at NCEA Level 2. There is a strong focus on the skills required to understand and analyse written, oral and visual text. Students are also encouraged to develop their oral skills and creative writing. This book is particularly useful for those students who feel they need additional explanatory notes.