Focus on American Culture, ABC News/ESL Video Library

Focus on American Culture, ABC News/ESL Video Library

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The ABC News ESL Video Library is an interactive, task-based, integrated skills approach to language learning. Each video extract is supplemented by previewing quetions, vocabulary and listening tasks and discussion points. In addition, there are note-taking exercises, language focus sections, and additional reading extracts, quizzes and tasks. The work offers a discussion-based vocabulary-expansion course for upper-intermediate to advanced students. This work focuses on authentic news reports featuring major aspects of American culture, such as the changing American family, work habits and changes in the workplace, the American education system, and trends in American lifestyle.show more

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  • Paperback | 160 pages
  • 176.5 x 234.2 x 9.1mm | 363.28g
  • Pearson Education (US)
  • Upper Saddle River, United States
  • English
  • 0130071137
  • 9780130071132

Table of contents

Unit 1 The Family in AmericaSegment 1 Mid-life MomsSegment2 Fast-Track ParentsSegment 3 Is Love Color-blind? Unit 2 Work in AmericaSegment 4 Manufacturers Engage in False Advertising on the EnvironmentSegment 5 Beyond 9 to 5Segment 6 The Joys and Risks of the "Daddy Track" Unit 3 Education in AmericaSegment 7 Bilingual EducationSegment 8 Judgment DaySegment 9 Cheating in College Unit 4 Trends in AmericaSegment 10 New Suburban Designs for LivingSegment 11 Health Care for the PoorSegment 12 The Perfect Baby: A Follow Upshow more

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