Language of Learning

Language of Learning

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This revision, based on language acquisition, reading, and learning research and pedagogy, includes new career/academic areas of Computer Science, Teacher Education, Art, and Marketing as well as complete dictionary entries with a variety of instructional strategies. The Language of Learning: Vocabulary for College and Career Success provides information and vocabulary important to success in college and beyond.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 416 pages
  • 194 x 230 x 44mm | 790g
  • Heinle & Heinle Publishers Inc.,U.S.
  • Florence, United States
  • English
  • Revised
  • 3rd Revised edition
  • 0155060538
  • 9780155060531

Table of contents

Preface. PART ONE: FUNDAMENTALS FOR LANGUAGE FACILITY. 1. HOW TO USE THIS BOOK. 2. KNOWING AND USING THE DICTIONARY. 3. WORD SOURCES. History of English. 4. CONTEXT CLUES, VERBAL ANALOGIES, AND ETYMOLOGIES. 5. EFFICIENT READING AND LEARNING STRATEGIES. 6. CRITICAL THINKING. 7 LIBRARY RESOURCES AND THEIR USE. PART THREE: CAREER FOCUS. 8. PHYSICAL SCIENCES: BIOLOGY. 9. PHYSICAL SCIENCES: CHEMISTRY. 10. MATHEMATICS AND ENGINEERING: MATHEMATICS. 11. MATHEMATICS AND ENGINEERING: ENGINEERING. 12. BUSINESS AND COMPUTER SCIENCE: BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION. 13 BUSINESS AND COMPUTER SCIENCE: COMPUTER SCIENCE. 14. BUSINESS AND COMPUTER SCIENCE: ECONOMICS. 15. BUSINESS AND COMPUTER SCIENCE: MARKETING. 16. SOCIAL AND BEHAVIORAL SCIENCE: POLITICAL SCIENCE. 17. SOCIAL AND BEHAVIORAL SCIENCE: PSYCHOLOGY. 18. SOCIAL AND BEHAVIORAL SCIENCE: TEACHER EDUCATION. 19. HUMANITIES AND COMMUNICATIONS: COMMUNICATIONS. 20. HUMANITIES AND COMMUNICATIONS: ENGLISH. 21. HUMANITIES AND COMMUNICATIONS: HISTORY. 22. FINE ARTS: ART. 23. FINE ARTS: MUSIC. PART FOUR: APPENDIXES. A. Greek and Latin Word Forms. B. Pretest Answer Keys. Index.
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