Pronunciation Pairs Student s Book with Audio CD

Author: Ann Baker
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 0521678080
Release Date: 2007-09-24
Genre: Foreign Language Study

"This Teacher's Manual includes a diagnostic test, an answer key with helpful teaching tips, and detailed information on student difficulties in producing each sound. Teachers who need help with teaching the sounds, rhythm, stress, and intonation patterns of North American English will find the in-depth treatment of these features especially useful." "--Provided by publisher.

Pensando en ingles

Author: Jaime Garza Bores
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education
ISBN: 0071440070
Release Date: 2004-08-03
Genre: Foreign Language Study

Pensando en inglés shows ESL learners how to form all types of sentences in English, without having to resort to the mechanics of grammar. It accomplishes this with the systematic repetition of grammar patterns in the context of naturalistic dialogues and exercises. By using the same pattern repeatedly in many practical situations, readers will learn to use these everyday English expressions automatically and begin to think in English. New in this revised edition is a comprehensive answer key.

Assessing Speaking

Author: Sari Luoma
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 9780521800525
Release Date: 2004-06-17
Genre: Foreign Language Study

Speaking is a central yet complex area of language acquisition. The assessment of this crucial skill is equally complex because of its interactive nature. This book takes teachers and language testers through the research on the assessment of speaking as well as through current tests of speaking. The book then guides language testers through the stages of test tasks, rating practices and design.

Pronunciation Plus Student s Book

Author: Martin Hewings
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 0521577977
Release Date: 1998-03-28
Genre: Foreign Language Study

This book helps students improve their pronunciation through a variety of stimulating listening and speaking exercises. Pronunciation Plus Student's Book helps intermediate-level students improve their pronunciation through a variety of stimulating listening and speaking tasks that address all the important topics in English pronunciation: individual speech sounds, sounds in connected speech, stress, rhythm, intonation, and spelling. Many of the tasks are done with a partner or in small groups, giving students the opportunity to interact with their classmates while practicing their pronunciation.

Manual Completo De Los Verbos En Ingles

Author: Jamie Garza Bores
Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional
ISBN: 9780071783958
Release Date: 2005-01-03
Genre: Business & Economics

The quickest, easiest way for Spanish speakers to master English verbs Ideal for business, travel, or living in an English-speaking world, Manual completo de los verbos en ingles presents the English verb system in a single, compact volume for beginning- to intermediate-level language learners. Written in Spanish for native Spanish speakers, it provides numerous examples illustrating verbs in action, and notes containing important insights into the meanings and usages of different forms. This updated and expanded second edition includes practical exercises and an answer key, making it an ideal learning tool for ESL students. The perfect way for Spanish speakers to master English verbs, Manual completo de los verbos en ingles: Focuses on the most commonly used verbs in English Covers regular and irregular verbs, grouped according to their patterns Presents auxiliary verbs with complete examples of all their tenses Demonstrates how verbs are integrated into complete sentences Clearly explains the meaning and usage of different verb forms

Practice Makes Perfect English Conversation

Author: Jean Yates
Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional
ISBN: 9780071770866
Release Date: 2012-08-10
Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines

Learn how to speak English fluently and spontaneously Practice Makes Perfect: English Conversation gives you helpful instruction on correct pronunciation, grammar, syntax, and word usage, keeping in mind the typical problems of non-native English speakers like you. Each section includes a series of exercises that gives you extra practice in using new concepts and encourages you to construct personalized conversations. The lessons will reassure even grammar-phobic learners that you can achieve a confident speaking style. Offering a winning formula for getting a handle on speaking English right away, Practice Makes Perfect: English Conversation offers: Engaging dialogues illustrate practical conversational situations Example phrases or sentences clarify each point A variety of exercises for practice, with an answer key that provides instant feedback and reference Practical and high-frequency vocabulary used throughout

Tree or Three Student s Book and Audio CD

Author: Ann Baker
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 0521685273
Release Date: 2006-11-10
Genre: Foreign Language Study

Enjoyable pronunciation practice of English sounds, word stress and intonation for beginner-level students. Now in full colour and with updated artwork, this revised edition of Tree or Three? retains its simplicity and straightforward syllabus. The emphasis on minimal pairs, which made the original edition so popular, makes pronunciation practice light-hearted and accessible. * Clear rubrics for exercises with answer key and improved navigation make the material even more user-friendly. * Each unit offers comprehensive practice of sounds, with additional work on stress and intonation. * The accompanying audio CDs give lots of listening and pronunciation practice. This pack contains the second edition of Tree or Three? and a set of 3 audio CDs.

Speaking of Speech

Author: David Harrington
Publisher: MACMILLAN
ISBN: 0230726011
Release Date: 2009
Genre: Oral presentation

DVD includes sample speeches illustrating the techniques described in the textbook.

Scarred Souls Raze Reap

Author: Tillie Cole
Publisher: St. Martin's Griffin
ISBN: 9781250086266
Release Date: 2016-03-29
Genre: Fiction

The first two books in the Scarred Souls series, in one volume! RAZE One man stripped of his freedom, his morals... his life. Conditioned in captivity to maim, to kill and to slaughter, prisoner 818 becomes an unrivaled and unstoppable fighter in the ring. Violence is all he knows. After years of incarceration in an underground hell, only one thought occupies his mind: revenge... bloody, slow and violent revenge. Revenge on the man who wronged him. Kisa Volkova is the only daughter of Kirill 'The Silencer' Volkov, head of the infamous 'Red' bosses of New York's Russian Bratva. Her life is protected. In reality, it's a virtual prison. Her father's savage treatment of his rivals and his lucrative and coveted underground gambling ring-The Dungeon-ensures too many enemies lurk at their door. She dreams to be set free. Kisa has known only cruelty and loss in her short life. While working for her church-the only reprieve in her constant surveillance-Kisa stumbles across a tattooed, scarred, but stunningly beautiful homeless man on the streets. Something about him stirs feelings deep within her; familiar yet impossibly forbidden desires. He doesn't talk. Doesn't communicate with anyone. He's a man beyond saving. But Kisa becomes obsessed with him. Yearns for him. Craves his touch. Needs to possess this mysterious man... ... this man they call Raze. REAP Raised as a prototype for the Georgian Bratva's obedience drug, 221 fails to think, act or live for himself; his master's perfectly-crafted killing puppet. Standing at six foot six, weighing two-hundred and fifty pounds, and unrivalled in to-the-death combat, 221 successfully secures business for, the Georgian Mafiya Boss of NYC, in the dark world of the criminal underground. Until his enemies capture him. Talia Tolstoi dreams to break from the heavy clutches of Bratva life and dreams of another life-away from the stifling leash of her Russian Bratva Boss father, from the brutality of her work at The Dungeon-her criminal family's underground death match enterprise. But when she stumbles upon her family's captive who is more monster than man, she starts to see the man underneath. A powerful, beautiful, damaged man whose heart calls to hers.

The Reification of Desire

Author: Kevin Floyd
Publisher: U of Minnesota Press
ISBN: 9780816643950
Release Date: 2009
Genre: Social Science

Floyd brings queer critique to bear on the Marxian categories of reification and totality and considers the dialectic that frames the work of Georg Lukâas, Herbert Marcuse and Frederic Jameson.

Gram tica De La Lengua Inglesa

Author: Nancy Stanley
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education
ISBN: 0844207985
Release Date: 1995-02-01
Genre: Foreign Language Study

This worktext is a practical review of the essential points of English grammar, contrasting them with their Spanish-language equivalents.

Raze

Author: Tillie Cole
Publisher: St. Martin's Griffin
ISBN: 9781250086235
Release Date: 2015-06-16
Genre: Fiction

TO TAKE BACK LIFE, ONE MUST FIRST FACE DEATH... Conditioned in captivity to maim, to kill and to slaughter, prisoner 818 becomes an unrivaled and unstoppable fighter in the ring. Violence is all he knows. After years of incarceration in an underground hell, only one thought occupies his mind: revenge... bloody, slow and violent revenge. Revenge on the man who wronged him. Kisa Volkova is the only daughter of Kirill 'The Silencer' Volkov, head of the infamous 'Red' bosses of New York's Russian Bratva. Her life is protected. In reality, it's a virtual prison. Her father's savage treatment of his rivals and his lucrative and coveted underground gambling ring-The Dungeon-ensures too many enemies lurk at their door. She dreams to be set free. Kisa has known only cruelty and loss in her short life. While working for her church-the only reprieve in her constant surveillance-Kisa stumbles across a tattooed, scarred, but stunningly beautiful homeless man on the streets. Something about him stirs feelings deep within her; familiar yet impossibly forbidden desires. He doesn't talk. Doesn't communicate with anyone. He's a man beyond saving. But Kisa becomes obsessed with him. Yearns for him. Craves his touch. Needs to possess this mysterious man... ... this man they call Raze.