Dicho y Hecho: Beginning Spanish / Edition 5

Dicho y Hecho: Beginning Spanish / Edition 5

by Laila M. Dawson, Albert C. Dawson
     
 

A Window On Hispanic Language, Life, and Culture Hand-crafted by an author team devoted to the teaching of Spanish, the fifth edition of this best-selling communicative program gives you the best of both worlds: sound coverage of linguistic and grammatical structures, and a compelling visual presentation infused with the flavor of authentic Hispanic culture. In… See more details below

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A Window On Hispanic Language, Life, and Culture Hand-crafted by an author team devoted to the teaching of Spanish, the fifth edition of this best-selling communicative program gives you the best of both worlds: sound coverage of linguistic and grammatical structures, and a compelling visual presentation infused with the flavor of authentic Hispanic culture. In this new edition you’ll find

  • Updated vocabulary lists, including new themes such as: La comunicación, la tecnología y el mundo de negocios.
  • A greater variety of realia-based exercises and activities with increased opportunity for open-ended/creative responses and collaborative work.
  • Revised Panorama cultural sections, enhanced by color maps, beautiful color photos, intriguing curiosidades, and featuring new and interesting factual information on each country.
  • Revised Conversaciones (on the enclosed student CD or tape), rewritten to enhance the natural flow of dialog and to incorporate the cultural and "personal" experiences of the text characters.
  • A completely new Rincón literario section (on the enclosed student CD or tape), introducing selected literature from each of the major Spanish-speaking areas of the world.
  • Two new sections in the En resumen section: Conversando, to emphasize speaking skills, and De mi escritorio, to help develop writing skills within a controlled context.
  • A delightful cartoon introduction to each Estructura section featuring Antonio Tucán, Julia Quetzal, and Miguelito.
Bring Your Classroom To Life With Our Multimedia CD-ROM! This dynamic tool places the pedagogical features from Dicho y hecho into a "living" context, turning first-year Spanish into a fun, culturally enriching experience! Fully integrated with text photos, maps, student tapes, videoclips (and more), students can "interact" with elements of Hispanic culture. An engaging series of games, activities, and exercises facilitates the practice and development of language skills. Additional Supplements include Student Audio CD or Tape (shrink-wrapped with every text) • Annotated Instructor’s Edition • Transparencies • Workbook/Laboratory Manual • Audiocassette Program • Tapescript • Test Bank • Computerized Test Bank • Intensive Exercises Manual • Dasher Drills computerized text exercises (IBM & Mac)

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780471140184
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
10/01/1996
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
560
Product dimensions:
8.17(w) x 10.30(h) x 0.93(d)

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Table of Contents

Nuevas caras, nuvas perspectivas
La universidad de hoy
Entre Familia
omer es vivir!
Qué quieres hacer hoy?
Vamos al centro!
Qué hay en tu guardarropa?
La naturaleza y el medio ambiente
Casas y otras cosas
La vida diaria
Las amistades y el amor
De viaje: En el avión y en el hotel
Viajes terrestres: Coches y carreteras
El siglo 21: Desafíos y oportunidades
Apéndice 1. Verbos
Apéndice 2. Respuestas para las autopruebas
Vocabulario
Índice

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