The New Grammar in Action 2: An Integrated Course in English / Edition 2 available in Paperback
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- Cengage Learning
The New Grammar in Action series is a streamlined, fun-filled course in English that immediately gets students speaking, reading and writing in the language. More than just grammar books, this super popular series ACTIVELY prepares students for success in English outside of class.
|Series:||New Grammar in Action: An Integrated Course in English Series|
|Edition description:||New Edition|
|Product dimensions:||8.39(w) x 10.91(h) x 0.49(d)|
About the Author
Barbara Foley had planned on taking early retirement after 38 years as a full-time professor of ESOL at Union County College, Elizabeth, New Jersey, USA. However, her "retirement" lasted only five months and she is now back in the classroom, directing an ESOL program for refugees. She has presented at numerous workshops, conferences, and colleges throughout the United States and Mexico, specifically in the areas of listening, CALL, grammar, communicative classroom activities, Generation 1.5 students, and Extensive Reading. Her many publications include English in Action, Grammar in Action, Listen to Me, Now Hear This, and workbooks for the Heinle Picture Dictionary.
Elizabeth Neblett teaches ESL full-time at Union County College in Elizabeth, New Jersey. In addition to teaching, Liz serves on the executive committee of her faculty union. She has presented workshops on teaching at many TESOL conventions and has done workshops on how to use English in Action throughout Mexico. She has co-authored English in Action, Grammar in Action, Books 2-3, Basic Grammar in Action, and has authored a series of novellas for ESL students.
Table of Contents
1. Jobs: Present Tense of Be. 2. The Average American: Present Tense. 3. Transportation: Present tense. 4. The States: Singular/Plural. 5. The Airport: Present Continuous. 6. Everyone is Present: Indefinite Number. 7. Can I Borrow Your Book?: Requests and Favors. 8. Plans and Predictions: Future Tense: Going to and Will. 9. Cities: Comparative Adjectives. 10. Learning English: Can. 11. Marriage: Have to/Don't have to/Should. 12. Consumer Buying: Superlative Adjectives. 13. The President: Past Tense of Be. 14. Moving: Past Tense. 15. The Great Outdoors: Infinitives. 16. Working Parents: Present TIme Clauses. 17. The Robbery: Past Time Clauses. 18. The Power Went Out: Past Continous.