Active Vocabulary

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  • Edition: 3rd
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 2007-01-01
  • Publisher: Longman
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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

Prefacep. xi
To the Studentp. xvii
General Words
Getting Startedp. 1
Parts of Speechp. 2
Using the Dictionaryp. 3
Completing Analogiesp. 6
Benefits of Flash Cardsp. 8
Word Wise Featuresp. 8
Student Life
The Classroom: Learning New Skillsp. 10
Relationships: Dealing with Peoplep. 16
Entertainment: Enjoying a Night on the Townp. 22
Travel: Discovering the Worldp. 28
Word Parts Ip. 34
Reading for Pleasure
Science Fiction: The Silent Starsp. 40
Westerns: The Stranger in Townp. 47
Romance: A Knock on the Doorp. 52
Mystery: A Sparkle in the Ashesp. 58
Review: Focus on Chapters 1-9p. 64
Academic Words
Education: Creating Readersp. 72
Environmental Science: Galapagos Journalp. 78
Computer Applications: Internet Scamsp. 84
Word Parts IIp. 90
History: Life in Medieval Europep. 96
Art History: Florence Beckonsp. 102
Political Science: Island Intriguep. 108
Business: Making It on Your Ownp. 114
Review: Focus on Chapters 11-18p. 120
Zoology: Chimpanzeesp. 126
Administration of Justice: What's the Verdict?p. 132
Health: Exploring Alternativesp. 138
Word Parts IIIp. 144
English: Fun with Wordsp. 150
Psychology: The Experimentp. 156
Engineering: Amazing Achievementsp. 162
Drama: All the World's a Stagep. 168
Review: Focus on Chapters 20-27p. 174
Create Your Own Flash Cardsp. 180
Pronunciation Key
Word List
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