NorthStar Listening and Speaking, Advanced / Edition 2

NorthStar Listening and Speaking, Advanced / Edition 2

by Sherry Preiss
     
 

Explore fascinating content while building language competence and critical thinking skills. The best-selling NorthStar series (Series Editors: Frances Boyd and Carol Numrich), now in its Second Edition, offers two strands: a reading and writing strand and a listening and speaking strand. Both strands stimulate students' imagination, encourage

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Overview

Explore fascinating content while building language competence and critical thinking skills. The best-selling NorthStar series (Series Editors: Frances Boyd and Carol Numrich), now in its Second Edition, offers two strands: a reading and writing strand and a listening and speaking strand. Both strands stimulate students' imagination, encourage critical thinking, and promote personal expression.

Revision Features

  • New and updated high-interest topics motivate students to express their own points of view.
  • Expanded vocabulary and pronunciation practice ensure greater language proficiency.
  • A grammar correlation chart links NorthStar, Second Edition, to two leading grammar series: Focus on Grammar and the Azar Grammar series.
  • The fully integrated approach includes a teacher's manual with achievement tests, process writing activity books, audio recordings of the main reading and listening sections, a new video program, and a Companion Website (with vocabulary worksheets, video worksheets, Internet activities, and other resources).

Sample Audio

Listen to samples from the Audio CDs:

Unit 10: Television and Freedom of Expression

  • Listening One (0:37)
  • Listening for Main Ideas 1 (0:49)
  • Listening for Main Ideas 2 (1:04)
  • Listening for Main Ideas 3 (1:15)
  • Reacting to the Listening: Exercise 1: Excerpt 1 (0:28)
  • Reacting to the Listening: Exercise 1: Excerpt 2 (0:16)
  • Reacting to the Listening: Exercise 1: Excerpt 3 (0:19)
  • Listening Two (2:30)
  • Pronunciation: Exercise 1 (1:21)

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780201755749
Publisher:
Pearson Education ESL
Publication date:
07/31/2003
Edition description:
2ND
Pages:
288
Product dimensions:
8.00(w) x 9.87(h) x 0.37(d)

Table of Contents

Unit 1 The Internet and Other Addictions

Unit 2 Celebration, Florida: Disney’s Utopia

Unit 3 The Bold and the Bashful

Unit 4 The Tipping Point

Unit 5 Feng Shui: Ancient Wisdom Travels West

Unit 6 Spiritual Renewal

Unit 7 Workplace Privacy

Unit 8 Warriors without Weapons

Unit 9 Boosting Brain Power through the Arts

Unit 10 Television and Freedom of Expression

Student Activities

Grammar Book References

Audioscript

The Phonetic Alphabet

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