9780321439529

Academic Vocabulary

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  • ISBN13:

    9780321439529

  • ISBN10:

    032143952X

  • Edition: 3rd
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 1/1/2007
  • 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 10 th -12 th + grade level.

Table of Contents

Preface vii
To the Student xii
Getting Started
2(188)
Parts of Speech
2(1)
Using the Dictionary
3(3)
Completing Analogies
6(2)
Benefits of Flash Cards
8(2)
Word Wise Features
10(1)
Film: Well Worth Watching
10(6)
Music: Changing Sounds
16(6)
Mathematics: More Than Numbers
22(6)
U.S. History: Challenges Faced
28(6)
Word Parts I
34(6)
Computers: Technology Today
40(6)
Sociology: Greetings, All
46(6)
Composition: Exploring an Issue
52(6)
Theater: Behind the Curtain
58(6)
Review: Focus on Chapters 1--9
64(6)
Economics: Planning for the Future
70(6)
World History: The Temples of Angkor
76(6)
Geography: The Frozen Continent
82(6)
Speech: Tips for Any Occasion
88(6)
Word Parts II
94(6)
Literature: Look Deeply
100(6)
Art History: The European Gallery
106(6)
Foreign Languages: Creeping into English
112(6)
Biology: A Walk in the Woods
118(6)
Review: Focus on Chapters 11--19
124(6)
Medicine: A Healthy Dose of News
130(6)
Linguistics: The World of Words
136(6)
Political Science: Searching for the Ideal
142(6)
Education: What's Your Personality?
148(6)
Word Parts III
154(6)
Anthropology: Societies and Customs
160(6)
Geology: Above and Below
166(6)
Business: Shopping Made Easier
172(6)
Chemistry: From Ancient to Modern Times
178(6)
Review: Focus on Chapters 21--29
184(6)
Create Your Own Flash Cards 190
Inside Front Cover: Pronunciation Key Inside Back Cover: Word List

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