Hoy Dia: v. 2 - Spanish for Real Life

Hoy Dia: v. 2 - Spanish for Real Life

By: John T. McMinn (author), Nuria Alonso Garcia (author)Paperback

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Hoy d���a : Spanish for Real Life focuses on the Spanish you need for everyday communication and teaches you to function in a variety of settings.� Hoy d���a helps you focus on what�you need to know now to use Spanish effectively in real life.� Volume 2 is a paperback split of the Chapters 7-12.�

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John McMinn teaches both Spanish and French at Austin Community College in Austin, Texas. He graduated with his Masters degree in Romance Linguistics from the University of Texas at Austin in 1981, and while pursuing doctoral studies there, he began working as an editor of Spanish and French textbooks at Holt, Rinehart and Winston and Harcourt, Brace, Jovanovich publishers. He has worked as an editor on numerous texts, and in addition to Trato hecho and Hoy dia: Spanish for Real Life, he is the co-author of the secondary-level Spanish program Expresate, as well as the college-level French texts Horizons and Qu'est-ce qu'on dit? Nuria Alonso Garcia is an Associate Professor of Spanish at Providence College Department of Foreign Language Studies, where she teaches courses in Spanish language and culture, linguistics, language methodology and global studies. She graduated from the Universidad de Oviedo, Spain, with a degree in Spanish Philology, and holds a Ph.D. in Applied Linguistics from the Universidad Nacional de Educacion a Distancia in Madrid. She has published various articles in sociolinguistics, and authored a number of pedagogical materials for foreign languages. She is a co-author of Trato hecho, and Hoy dia: Spanish for Real Life published by Pearson-Prentice Hall.

Contents

VOLUME 2 Capitulo 7 De viaje Tema 1 'Adonde fuiste de vacaciones? Vocabulario Los viajes Gramatica 1 Saying where you went and what you did: The preterit of regular verbs, ir and ser Gramatica 2 Saying what you did: The preterit of stem-changing verbs Tema 2 'Que tal el viaje? Vocabulario Los vuelos Gramatica 1 Saying what you did: The preterit of verbs ending with -car, -gar, -zar; and verbs like leer Gramatica 2 Saying what you did: The preterit of irregular verbs Tema 3 'Conoces bien la ciudad? Vocabulario Lugares en la ciudad Gramatica 1 Avoiding repetition: Direct object pronouns Gramatica 2 Asking what people know:Saber and conocer Tema 4 'Te gusto el hotel? Vocabulario El hotel Resumen de gramatica En la vida real En el aeropuerto Hoy dia Lectores de hoy Blog de viajes Reading strategy Recognizing words from the same family Voces de la calle Dime adonde viajas y... Listening strategy Putting yourself in the place of the interviewer Escritores en accion Una resena de hotel Writing strategy Using models Capitulo 8 La ninez Tema 1 'Como eras de nino/a y donde vivias? Vocabulario La ninez Gramatica 1 Describing how things used to be: The imperfect Gramatica 2 Saying what is or was done: Impersonalse Tema 2 'Que recuerdos tienes? Vocabulario Los grandes acontecimientos de la vida Gramatica 1 Describing an event interrupting an action in progress: Using the preterit and imperfect Gramatica 2 Distinguishing completed and ongoing actions: Using the preterit and imperfect Tema 3 'Que cuentas? Vocabulario Expresiones para narrar Gramatica 1 Narrating in the past: Using the preterit and imperfect Gramatica 2 Taking about the past: Using querer, poder, saber, and conocer in the imperfect and preterit. Tema 4 'Que querias ser? Vocabulario Profesiones Resumen de gramatica En la vida real En el departamento de policia Hoy dia Lectores de hoy La Llorona Reading strategy Story mapping Voces de la calle Ayer y hoy Listening strategy Making inferences from non-verbal clues Escritores en accion Un informe policial Writing strategy Preparing an incident report Capitulo 9 En el restaurante Tema 1 'Te gusta(n)...? Vocabulario Comidas y bebidas Gramatica 1 Describing interactions: Indirect object pronouns and the verb dar Gramatica 2 Expressing likes, dislikes and interests: Verbs like gustar Tema 2 'Que me recomienda usted? Vocabulario En el restaurante Gramatica 1 Avoiding repetition: Using direct and indirect object pronouns together Gramatica 2 Making polite requests: The conditional Tema 3 'Que deberias comer y beber? Vocabulario Una dieta equilibrada Gramatica 1 Making resolutions: The future tense Gramatica 2 Saying whose it is: Possessive pronouns Tema 4 'Quiere usted algo mas? Vocabulario En el mercado Resumen de gramatica En la vida real En el restaurante Hoy dia Lectores de hoy La piramide nutricional. Reading strategy Outlining and summarizing Voces de la calle Con sazon Listening strategy Identifying keywords Escritores en accion Una resena gastronomica Writing strategy Selecting the most precise Word. Capitulo 10 En el medico Tema 1 'Te duele? Vocabulario El cuerpo Gramatica 1 Giving advice: Commands in the usted andustedes forms Gramatica 2 Making suggestions: More reflexive verbs and reflexive/object pronouns with commands Tema 2 'Como te sientes? Vocabulario Los sintomas y los accidentes Gramatica 1 Giving advice: Commands in the tu form Gramatica 2 Influencing others: The subjunctive and its use after verbs expressing desires Tema 3 'Te mantienes en buena forma? Vocabulario La medicina preventiva Gramatica 1 Making suggestions: The subjunctive of stem-changing verbs and its use with impersonal expressions Gramatica 2 Expressing doubts: The subjunctive after verbs of doubt Tema 4 'Necesitas ver a un especialista? Vocabulario Unos especialistas Resumen de gramatica En la vida real En el hospital Hoy dia Lectores de hoy 25 consejos para vivir 100 anos Reading strategy Sorting and grouping ideas. Voces de la calle Mente sana, cuerpo sano Listening strategy Inferring meaning from speakers' interaction. Escritores en accion Una campana de concientizacion publica Writing strategy Designing a public awareness campaign Capitulo 11 En el trabajo Tema 1 'Que experiencia tiene usted? Vocabulario Un curriculum vitae Gramatica 1 Saying when something will happen: The subjunctive after conjunctions of time Gramatica 2 Giving explanations: Por and para Tema 2 'Que sabes hacer? Vocabulario En la oficina Gramatica 1 Describing resulting states: Using past participles as adjectives Gramatica 2 Talking about experiences: The present perfect Tema 3 'Quien es el responsable? Vocabulario Descripciones de puestos de trabajo Gramatica 1 Connecting ideas: Relative pronouns with the indicative and subjunctive Gramatica 2 Expressing feelings: The subjunctive after expressions of emotion and the present perfect subjunctive Tema 4 'Como administras tu dinero? Vocabulario En el banco Resumen de gramatica En la vida real En una agencia de trabajo Hoy dia Lectores de hoy !Si a la igualdad en el trabajo! Reading strategy Reacting to a text Voces de la calle Empresarios hispanos Listening strategy Summarizing Escritores en accion Una carta de presentacion Writing strategy Preparing a cover letter Capitulo 12 Los medios de comunicacion Tema 1 'Como te informas? Vocabulario Los medios de comunicacion Comprehension strategies: Putting yourself in the place of the interviewer and Recognizing words from the same family. Repaso 1 Avoiding repetition: Direct object pronouns Repaso 2 Saying what to do: Command forms Repaso 3 Communicating information: Indirect object pronouns Repaso 4 Saying what is important and interesting to you: Verbs like gustar Tema 2 'Que cuentan las noticias? Vocabulario Las noticias locales y nacionales Comprehension strategies: Story mapping and Preparing a report Repaso 1 Saying what happened: Regular and stem-changing verbs in the preterit Repaso 2 Saying what happened: Irregular verbs in the preterit Repaso 3 Describing how things used to be: The imperfect Repaso 4 Recounting what happened: The preterit and the imperfect Tema 3 'Que pasa en el mundo? Vocabulario Las noticias internacionales Comprehension strategies: Selecting the most precise word and Reacting to a text. Repaso 1 Telling what you know: Saber and conocer Repaso 2 Giving explanations: Por and para Repaso 3 Expressing opinions and wishes: The subjunctive with impersonal expressions and expressions of desire Repaso 4 Expressing doubts and emotions: The subjunctive with expressions of doubt and emotion Tema 4 'Que cambiara y cuando? Vocabulario Problemas y Soluciones Comprehension strategies: Sorting and Regrouping ideas. Repaso 1 Describing how things should or could be: The conditional and impersonal se Repaso 2 Predicting what will happen: The future and the subjunctive in adverbial clauses Repaso 3 Saying what progress has been made: The present perfect and the present perfect subjunctive Repaso 4 Connecting ideas: Relative clauses with the indicative or subjunctive

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  • publication date: 08/01/2010
  • ISBN13: 9780205761524
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 272
  • ID: 9780205761524
  • weight: 562
  • ISBN10: 0205761526

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