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A Conversation Book 2: English in Everyday Life (3rd edition)

A Conversation Book 2: English in Everyday Life (3rd edition)

By: Tina Kasloff Carver (author), Sandras Douglas Fotinos (author)Paperback

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A Conversation Book 2, Revised Third Edition, by Tina Kasloff Carver and Sandra Douglas Fotinos, presents an inviting, student-centered approach to developing fluency in English conversation. Contextualized picture dictionary-type pages provide students with the vocabulary needed for everyday life. Following each vocabulary lesson, task-based and cooperative activities such as role-playing, storytelling, problem solving, and community activities offer numerous opportunities for students to practice their language and conversation skills. A Conversation Book 2 now includes conversation springboards, complete with an audio program, and grammar. Of Related Interest A Writing Book, Second Edition, is a Teacher's Resource Book which offers more than 100 reproducible masters for cooperative, conmpetency-based writing activities, all coordinated with the lessons in A Conversation Book 1 and 2. Correlations are included in A Writing Book and in the Teacher's Editions of the Conversation Books.


UNIT 1: SOCIAL COMMUNICATION Introduction and GreetingsMore About YouCongratulationsApologiesGood and Bad MannersHelping Each OtherExpressing SympathyReview UNIT 2: PERSONAL LIFE Daily LifeFavorite FoodsPersonality CharacteristicsFriendsChildhood MemoriesCultural IdentityLife StoryFuture Plans, Hopes, and DreamsLearning StylesReview UNIT 3: FAMILY LIFE FamiliesFalling in LoveMarriageHaving a BabyGrowing UpParentingAfter SchoolDivorceGrowing OldReview UNIT 4: COMMUNITY AND CONSUMER LIFE Around TownCommunity ServicesUtility ServicesMailing ServicesTelephone ServicesShopping in Today's WorldShopping for ClothesReturns and ExchangesSchool and CommunityLifelong LearningRecreationReview UNIT 5: STAYING HEALTHY Taking Care of YourselfStaying Healthy OutdoorsHome RemediesMedical CareEmergency CarePharmacyPoisonsCounselingReview UNIT 6: HOUSING Places to LiveInside Your homeFinding the Knight HomeUtility ProblemsTenants and LandlordsInsuring Your PropertyMovingAnswering the DoorNeighborhood ProblemsNeighborhood Improvements UNIT 7: TRANSPORTATION AND TRAVEL CommutingLearning to driveDriving ProblemsBuying a CarOn VacationTraveling by CarBus and Train TravelAir TravelReview UNIT 8: FINDING A JOB Jobs in Your CommunityYour OccupationThe Right Job for youLooking for a JobApplying for a JobWages and BenefitsReview UNIT 9: LIFE AT WORK Starting a New JobInstructions at WorkDoing a Good JobInjuries at WorkDeductions from PaySpending MoneyPaying TaxesLeaving a JobReview UNIT 10: IN THE NEWS Class NewsNews MediaWeather and Natural DisastersSports NewsEntertainment NewsCrime in the NewsHeroes in the NewsLocal NewsWorld NewsPolitics and Government in the NewsReview APPENDIXConversation SpringboardsGrammar for Conversation ContentsGrammar for ConversationMapsSpeech/Audience Evaluation FormsActivities GuideAlphabetical Word List to Picture Dictionary

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9780137281145
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 282
  • ID: 9780137281145
  • weight: 606
  • ISBN10: 0137281145
  • edition: 3rd edition

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