Exploring English / Edition 1

Exploring English / Edition 1

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by Tim Harris, Allan Rowe
     
 

This fully illustrated six-level series will set your students on the road to English language fluency. Exploring English, written by Tim Harris and illustrated by Allan Rowe, teaches all four language skills right from the start, and gives students a wealth of opportunities to practice what they've learned. Expressive, humorous four-color art and a broad

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This fully illustrated six-level series will set your students on the road to English language fluency. Exploring English, written by Tim Harris and illustrated by Allan Rowe, teaches all four language skills right from the start, and gives students a wealth of opportunities to practice what they've learned. Expressive, humorous four-color art and a broad range of characters capture student interest from page one. Communicative, student-centered activities enable students to engage in meaningful communication. A wealth of pair work, role plays, and group work helps students learn cooperatively. Abundant practice—oral and written—reinforces new concepts in guided and open-ended formats. Ample opportunity for review is provided in each chapter, using all four language skills.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780201833171
Publisher:
Pearson Education ESL
Publication date:
06/28/1995
Edition description:
Workbook
Pages:
96
Product dimensions:
8.50(w) x 10.87(h) x 0.29(d)

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Table of Contents

Chapter One

Topics

Going to the dentist

Getting help

Grammar

Past perfect

Have/get something done

Verb + object + infinitive (without “to”)

Functions

Expressing regret

Giving advice

Giving opinions

Chapter Two

Topics

Accidents

The Women’s Movement

Grammar

Reported speech

Statements

Imperative

Verb + object + infinitive (without “to”)

Or gerund

Functions

Describing events in the past

Reporting commands

Giving opinions

Chapter Three

Topics

Debates heroes

Leadership

Grammar

Reported speech

Yes/no questions

Wh- questions

Passive voice

Functions

Agreeing and disagreeing

Reporting a conversation

Chapter Four

Topics

Dating

Career goals

Grammar

Review

Functions

Giving and receiving compliments

Criticizing and rejecting criticism

Giving encouragement

Bargaining

Seeking clarification

Chapter Five

Topics

Adventure

Travel

Grammar

Third conditional

Perfect modals

Functions

Expressing past advisability

Expressing regret

Expressing possibility in the past

Making logical conclusions

Giving opinions

Chapter Six

Topics

Your family history

Music

Success

Jobs

Grammar

Future continues

Future perfect

Uses of “get” (review)

Functions

Talking about the future

Communicating without words

Making predictions

Giving opinions

Chapter Seven

Topics

Politics

Current issues

Health

Love, faith, and miracles

Grammar

Participles

Functions

Describing a series of actions

Making complaints

Summarizing conversations

Asking for and giving information

Chapter Eight

Topics

American holidays

Proverbs

Television

Lying

Grammar

Review

Functions

Expressing possibility and probability

Saying good-bye

Making recommendations

Agreeing and disagreeing

Appendix

Irregular verbs

Participles used as adjectives

Phrasal verbs

Gerunds and infinitives

Tapescripts

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