Active Vocabulary: General and Academic Words / Edition 4

Active Vocabulary: General and Academic Words / Edition 4

by Amy E. Olsen
     
 

ISBN-10: 0205632734

ISBN-13: 9780205632732

Pub. Date: 01/30/2009

Publisher: Longman

Active Vocabularypresents vocabulary building with a visually stimulating, full-color design to pique students’ interest and make the process fun. This attractive, highly-interactive workbook improves word knowledge through thematic readings and interactive exercises.

Overview

Active Vocabularypresents vocabulary building with a visually stimulating, full-color design to pique students’ interest and make the process fun. This attractive, highly-interactive workbook improves word knowledge through thematic readings and interactive exercises.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780205632732
Publisher:
Longman
Publication date:
01/30/2009
Series:
Olsen Supplemental Vocabulary Series
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
192
Product dimensions:
8.40(w) x 10.70(h) x 0.40(d)

Table of Contents

Preface

To the Student

Learning Objectives

Getting Started

Parts of Speech

Using the Dictionary

Completing Analogies

Benefits of Flash Cards and Word Maps

Word Wise Features


Part I General Words

Section I Student Life

1 On Campus: Study Skills

2 Relationships: Dealing with People

3 Entertainment: Enjoying a Night Out

4 Word Parts I

5 Review: Focus on Chapters 1–4

Section II Reading for Pleasure

6 Science Fiction: The Silent Stars

7 Romance: A Knock on the Door

8 Mystery: Missing from the Mound

9 Word Parts II

10 Review: Focus on Chapters 6–9


Part II Academic Words

11 Education: Creating Readers

12 Environmental Science: Endangered Animals

13 Computer Science: Internet Scams

14 Word Parts III

15 Review: Focus on Chapters 11–14

16 English: Writing Tips

17 Political Science: Politics Overseas

18 Business: Making It on Your Own

19 Review: Focus on Chapters 16–18

20 Nutrition: Healthy Eating

21 City Planning: Public Input

22 Psychology: FAQs on Growing Up

23 Career Development: Resume Building

24 Review: Focus on Chapters 20–23

Glossary

Create Your Own Flash Cards

Make Your Own Word Maps

Pronunciation Key: Inside Front Cover

Word List: Inside Back Cover

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