Page dim. 210 x 296 x 21
Weight: 612 grams
Eric H. Roth, Toni W. Aberson
This innovative ESL/EFL textbook helps advanced English language learners develop conversation skills and improve fluency by sharing experiences, reflecting on their lives, and discussing quotations. The fluency-focused English textbook for advanced English language learners includes 45 thematic chapters, over 1,350 questions, 500 vocabulary words, 250 proverbs and American idioms, and 500 quotations. Designed for adult education, international college, and intensive English language students, the conversations and activities deepen critical thinking skills and develop speaking skills essential to success in community college and university programs. Compelling Conversations has been used in classrooms in over 50 countries, recommended by English Teaching Professional magazine, adopted by conversation clubs and private English tutors, and enjoyed by thousands of English students.
Up-to-date coverage of today's languageOffers over 40,000 entries and 70,000 translationsEasy-to-use format Contains commonly used phrases and idiomsMain irregular verb forms givenIncludes most common abbreviations, acronyms, and geographic namesPronunciations for English and French shown in the International Phonetic Alphabet