A beginners' guide to learning Chinese, introducing basic vocabulary, explaining sentence structures for eight key areas of everyday life, and featuring learning activities, games, puzzles, and flash cards. Includes listening exercises and audio games on CD-ROM.
With a non-grammar-based approach, this book fosters communicative competence in Arabic on all levels and develops speaking proficiency without abandoning Arabic script. It has proven to be clear, effective, and relevant to the needs of Americans living and working in the Arab East. Task-based lessons feature basic dialogues between Americans and Arabs, explanations of new structures, vocabulary expansion, and exercises; and provide gradual access to the sounds and script of Arabic by emphasizing listening and reading comprehension first, then slowly adding oral exercises and activities until the student has achieved basic proficiency. -- Back cover.
Objective Key offers students complete, official preparation for the Cambridge English: Key (KET) exam. This is a revised and updated edition of Objective KET. Short units offer a variety of lively topics while providing training in exam skills and solid language development. The Teacher's Book contains teaching notes, extra teaching ideas to extend or shorten the length of the activities and clear, comprehensive answer keys. The Teacher's Resources Audio CD/CD-ROM contains: two complete practice tests with audio, 10 progress tests and photocopiable classroom activities. Also on the CD-ROM are the answers and recording scripts for the For Schools Pack Practice Test Booklet which is available separately.
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Includes, beginning Sept. 15, 1954 (and on the 15th of each month, Sept.-May) a special section: School library journal, ISSN 0000-0035, (called Junior libraries, 1954-May 1961). Also issued separately.
A Teacher's Guide to Interference and Other Problems
Author: Michael Swan
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Category: Foreign Language Study
"As a teacher of English as a foreign or second language have you ever wished you knew more about your students' mother-tongues?" "Learner English is a practical reference book which compares the relevant features of the students' own languages with English, helping teachers to predict and understand the problems their students have." "The book is accompanied by a cassette and CD with authentic examples of the various accents described in the book."--BOOK JACKET.