Active Vocabulary-Text Only / Edition 2

Active Vocabulary-Text Only / Edition 2

by Amy E. Olsen
     
 

Active Vocabulary is a vocabulary worktext that is visually appealing to readers, uses words in context, and provides a variety of activities including self-tests, writing assignments, collaborative projects, and games. Includes a number of exercises to stimulate different learning styles as well as to encourage cross-referencing of the words throughSee more details below

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Active Vocabulary is a vocabulary worktext that is visually appealing to readers, uses words in context, and provides a variety of activities including self-tests, writing assignments, collaborative projects, and games. Includes a number of exercises to stimulate different learning styles as well as to encourage cross-referencing of the words through different contexts. Self tests and games in each chapter round out the exposure for each vocabulary word. Four chapters on word parts are included, as well as three review chapters. Those interested in improving basic vocabulary.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780321142436
Publisher:
Pearson
Publication date:
07/26/2004
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
192
Product dimensions:
8.40(w) x 10.70(h) x 0.30(d)

Table of Contents

Pronunciation Key.

Preface.

Student Preface.

Getting Started.

I. GENERAL WORDS.

1. College Life: Study Skills Syllabus.

2. Friends: What Makes a Friend?

3. Transportation: Quest Tours.

4. Exercise: Health in the Yellow Pages.

5. Personality Traits: Harry's Transformation.

6. Word Parts I.

7. Science Fiction: Silence in the Stars.

8. Westerns: The Stranger in Town.

9. Romance: A Knock on the Door.

10. Mystery: The Gold Cuff Link.

11. Adventure: Escape at the Cinema.

12. Review: Focus on Chapters 1-11.

II. ACADEMIC WORDS.

13. Administration of Justice: Prominent Couple Indicted.

14. Environmental Science: Galapagos Journal.

15. Word Parts II.

16. Computer Science: Distance Education Course.

17. History: Feudalism in Medieval Europe.

18. Art History: A Visit to Florence.

19. Word Parts III.

20. Political Science: Banana Republic Politics.

21. Music: Two Concert Reviews.

22. Review: Focus on Chapters 13-21.

23. Philosophy: Taoism, “The Way.”

24. Zoology: Chimpanzees.

25. Early Childhood Education: Pre-School Open House.

26. Word Parts IV.

27. Allied Health: Holistic Health Care.

28. English: Fun With Words.

29. Psychology: The Experiment.

30. Business:It's In The Cards.

31. Drama: The Play's the Thing.

32. Review: Focus on Chapters 23-31.

Analogies Appendix.

Limited Answer Key.

Flash Cards.

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