9780321142597

Academic Vocabulary : Academic Words

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  • ISBN13:

    9780321142597

  • ISBN10:

    0321142594

  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 1/1/2005
  • Publisher: Longman
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Summary

Interactive, aesthetic workbook that uses high-interest readings to show multiple contexts of words. " Scaffolded" chapters and exercises progressively reinforce previous chapters as the student moves through the book. The Interactive Vocabulary CD-ROM (optional) includes an audio component to aid students with pronunciation as well as additional interactive exercises. The academic readings provide a bank of pertinent words related to the subjects. The Interactive Vocabulary CD-ROM (optional) includes an audio component to aid students with pronunciation as well as additional interactive exercises. Academic Vocabulary development, Developmental Reading at the 10th-12th+ grade level.

Table of Contents

Preface xi
To the Student xv
Getting Started 1(4)
Film: The Back of the Box
5(5)
Music: New Sounds
10(5)
Marketing: The High-in-the-Sky Ad Campaign
15(5)
U.S. History: Challenges Faced
20(5)
Word Parts I
25(6)
Chemistry: From Ancient to Modern Times
31(5)
Sociology: Greetings, All
36(5)
Composition: Exploring an Issue
41(4)
Theater: Behind the Curtain
45(5)
Review: Focus on Chapters 1--9
50(6)
Economics: Planning for the Future
56(5)
World History: The Temples of Angkor
61(5)
Geography: Adventure Journals
66(5)
Speech: Tips for Any Occasion
71(5)
Word Parts II
76(6)
Literature: Look Deeply
82(5)
Art History: The European Gallery
87(5)
Foreign Languages: Creeping into English
92(4)
Biology: A Walk in the Woods
96(5)
Review: Focus on Chapters 11--19
101(6)
Medicine: A Healthy Dose of News
107(5)
Linguistics: The World of Words
112(5)
Political Science: Searching for the Ideal
117(5)
Mathematics: More Than Numbers
122(4)
Word Parts III
126(6)
Anthropology: Societies and Customs
132(5)
Geology: Our Earth
137(5)
Education: Ways of Learning
142(5)
Computers: Technology Today
147(5)
Review: Focus on Chapters 21--29
152(7)
Analogies Appendix 159(2)
Create Your Own Flash Cards 161

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