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The second text in a three-book series, Active Vocabulary covers both general words and academic subjects. This worktext is visually appealing to students, uses words in context, and provides a variety of activities including self-tests, writing assignments, collaborative projects, and games.
Table of Contents
|To the Student||p. xvii|
|Getting Started||p. 1|
|Parts of Speech||p. 2|
|Using the Dictionary||p. 3|
|Completing Analogies||p. 6|
|Benefits of Flash Cards||p. 8|
|Word Wise Features||p. 8|
|The Classroom: Learning New Skills||p. 10|
|Relationships: Dealing with People||p. 16|
|Entertainment: Enjoying a Night on the Town||p. 22|
|Travel: Discovering the World||p. 28|
|Word Parts I||p. 34|
|Reading for Pleasure|
|Science Fiction: The Silent Stars||p. 40|
|Westerns: The Stranger in Town||p. 47|
|Romance: A Knock on the Door||p. 52|
|Mystery: A Sparkle in the Ashes||p. 58|
|Review: Focus on Chapters 1-9||p. 64|
|Education: Creating Readers||p. 72|
|Environmental Science: Galapagos Journal||p. 78|
|Computer Applications: Internet Scams||p. 84|
|Word Parts II||p. 90|
|History: Life in Medieval Europe||p. 96|
|Art History: Florence Beckons||p. 102|
|Political Science: Island Intrigue||p. 108|
|Business: Making It on Your Own||p. 114|
|Review: Focus on Chapters 11-18||p. 120|
|Zoology: Chimpanzees||p. 126|
|Administration of Justice: What's the Verdict?||p. 132|
|Health: Exploring Alternatives||p. 138|
|Word Parts III||p. 144|
|English: Fun with Words||p. 150|
|Psychology: The Experiment||p. 156|
|Engineering: Amazing Achievements||p. 162|
|Drama: All the World's a Stage||p. 168|
|Review: Focus on Chapters 20-27||p. 174|
|Create Your Own Flash Cards||p. 180|
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