What A World 3: Amazing Stories from Around the Globe

What A World 3: Amazing Stories from Around the Globe

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What do you know about: *the Samurai? *CyberAngels? *the Inca Empire? *Mount Everest? What a World: Amazing Stories from Around the Globe, by Milada Broukal, is a three-book series that explores these and many other fascinating topics from around the world and across history. Each unit opens with a question that is answered in the reading and continues with vocabulary, comprehension, discussion, writing, and spelling and punctuation work. Features *Words that Go Together activities highlight collocations -- words that are easier to learn together. *Grammar and Punctuation activities provide basic rules and practice for essential skills. *Self-tests help students and teachers assess progress. See also What a World 1 and What a World 2.show more

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  • Paperback | 190 pages
  • 202 x 250 x 10mm | 358.34g
  • Pearson Education (US)
  • Upper Saddle River, United States
  • English
  • col. Illustrations, map
  • 0130484652
  • 9780130484659
  • 1,094,351

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What do you know about: the Samurai? CyberAngels? the Inca Empire? Mount Everest?"What a World: Amazing Stories from Around the Globe," by Milada Broukal, is a three-book series that explores these and many other fascinating topics from around the world and across history. Each unit opens with a question that is answered in the reading and continues with vocabulary, comprehension, discussion, writing, and spelling and punctuation work.FeaturesWords that Go Together activities highlight collocations -- words that are easier to learn together. Grammar and Punctuation activities provide basic rules and practice for essential skills. Self-tests help students and teachers assess progress.See also What a World 1 and What a World 2.show more

Table of contents

Unit 1 What Is the Legend of King Arthur? Unit 2 Why Did the Inca Empire Disappear?Unit 3 How Do Hindus Celebrate the Diwali Festival?Unit 4 What Is the Story Behind The 1,001 Arabian Nights?Unit 5 Who Were the Samurai? Unit 6 What Does Hair Tell Us About People?Unit 7 How Did Chopsticks Originate?Unit 8 Where Did Certain Wedding Customs Come From? Self-Test 1 Units 1-8 Unit 9 Who Are the CyberAngels? Unit 10 Why Do People Want to Climb Mount Everest? Unit 11 Why is the Renaissance Important? Unit 12 What Is the Most Popular Sport in the World?Unit 13 How Did Convicts Help Settle Australia?Unit 14 How Do Greetings Differ Around the World?Unit 15 Why Is Napoleon Famous? Unit 16 Who Invented the World Wide Web? Self-Test 2 Units 9-16 AppendicesWord List Map of the World Index to Grammar and Punctuation Activitiesshow more

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