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Practice Makes Perfect English Conversation

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Learn how to speak English fluently and spontaneously

Practice Makes Perfect: English Conversation gives you helpful instruction on correct pronunciation, grammar, syntax, and word usage, keeping in mind the typical problems of non-native English speakers like you. Each section includes a series of exercises that gives you extra practice in using new concepts and encourages you to construct personalized conversations. The lessons will reassure ...

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Overview

Learn how to speak English fluently and spontaneously

Practice Makes Perfect: English Conversation gives you helpful instruction on correct pronunciation, grammar, syntax, and word usage, keeping in mind the typical problems of non-native English speakers like you. Each section includes a series of exercises that gives you extra practice in using new concepts and encourages you to construct personalized conversations. The lessons will reassure even grammar-phobic learners that you can achieve a confident speaking style.

Offering a winning formula for getting a handle on speaking English right away, Practice Makes Perfect: English Conversation offers:

  • Engaging dialogues illustrate practical conversational situations
  • Example phrases or sentences clarify each point
  • A variety of exercises for practice, with an answer key that provides instant feedback and reference
  • Practical and high-frequency vocabulary used throughout
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780071770859
  • Publisher: McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing
  • Publication date: 8/10/2012
  • Series: Practice Makes Perfect Series
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 176
  • Sales rank: 142,163
  • Product dimensions: 8.48 (w) x 10.64 (h) x 0.49 (d)

Meet the Author

Jean Yates, Ph.D. teaches Spanish at George Washington University and is the author of Better Reading Spanish and Correct Your Spanish Blunders.

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Table of Contents

Introduction
1. Introducing Yourself and Others
2. Giving Opinions
3. Striking Up a Conversation
4. Making Dates and Appointments
5. Describing People, Places, and Things
6. Searching for Something New
7. Making Requests and Offers
8. Expressing Doubts and Uncertainties
9. Talking about Future Events
10. Making a Case
11. Narrating a Story
12. Reporting What Was Said
Answer Key

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