A Conversation Book 1: English in Everyday Life (4e) : 9780131500457

A Conversation Book 1: English in Everyday Life (4e)

Carver, Tina K. & Fotinos, Sandra D.
 
Edition
 
4
ISBN
 
9780131500457
ISBN 10
 
0131500457
Published
 
25/04/2006
Published by
 
Pearson Higher Ed USA
Pages
 
Format
 
Available on demand
 
Title type
Book
$66.99
 
 
 
Description

A Conversation Book 1: English in Everyday Life, by Tina Kasloff Carver and Sandra D. Fotinos-Riggs, helps beginning level students to develop conversation fluency. The student-centered text and audio teach the vocabulary and life skills necessary for natural communication. Each of the ten units focuses on an essential aspect of daily life such as food, shopping, and work. Activities ranging from role plays to group surveys promise a lively class and help students achieve the language competencies needed to succeed at school and work.

With chants by Carolyn Graham.

Features & benefits
  • Easy-to-follow unit structure includes a Preview page, six 2-page lessons, Listening Practice, Review, and Assessment wrap-up.
  • Picture Dictionary openers introduce and contextualise the vocabulary of each lesson.
  • Model Conversations and Partner Interviews offer students opportunities to talk about their own lives.
  • Conversation Chants help students acquire the sounds, rhythms, and intonation of conversational English.
  • The Scope and Sequence highlights correlations to CASAS and state curricula.
Student supplements