Academic Skills through Cases in American Studies

Author: Екатерина Талалакина,Ирина Якушева

Publisher: Litres

ISBN: 5457821005

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: N.A

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‘Academic Skills through Cases in American Studies’ is aimed at ESL college students at the Intermediate-high through Advanced levels of language proficiency. It is designed around eight country-specific (U.S.) cases that develop academic skills tested on international exams. The book covers major topics in the areas of academic reading, speaking and writing. Thus, the targeted learning outcome is two-fold: 1) to explore topical issues in American studies and 2) to master key academic skills. The content of the articles in each unit is selected according to the language needs of students majoring in economics, sociology, political science, and the like.The book can be used both as a supplement to a course in American Studies or as a separate curriculum within an academic skills course.

CliffsNotes AP English Language and Composition, 4th Edition

Author: Barbara V Swovelin

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

ISBN: 0544179609

Category: Study Aids

Page: 336

View: 2425


A new edition of the bestselling AP English Language from CliffsNotes Includes introductory chapters on the different question types you’ll encounter on the exam Features four full-length practice exams with detailed answer explanations and model essay responses

English and Reading Workout for the ACT, 4th Edition

Extra Practice for an Excellent Score

Author: The Princeton Review

Publisher: Princeton Review

ISBN: 0525567976

Category: Study Aids

Page: 288

View: 9769


ACE THE ACT WITH THE PRINCETON REVIEW. Get targeted help for the English and Reading sections of the ACT in this top-rated guidebook. Includes reviews for exam topics, section-specific strategy help, and practice tests and drills. Designed for students specifically looking for extra help with the ACT verbal sections, this 4th edition of The Princeton Review's English & Reading Workout for the ACT provides the review and practice needed for verbal mastery. Techniques That Actually Work. • A 4-step Basic Approach to mastering complex sentence structure and punctuation questions on the English passages • Pacing strategies to help you maximize efficiency and reach your target score • Tips for tackling tricky questions using process-of-elimination techniques Everything You Need to Know to Help Achieve a High Score. • Expert subject review, from punctuation to more sophisticated English and Reading concepts • Comprehensive grammar review to brush up on the basics • New Dual Reading passages for question mastery Practice Your Way to Excellence. • 7 full-length practice ACT sections (3 for English, 4 for Reading) with detailed answer explanations • End-of-chapter drills to help cement your knowledge • Step-by-step walk-throughs of key practice problems

The Composition of Everyday Life, Brief Edition, 4th ed.

A Guide to Writing

Author: John Mauk,John W. Metz

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 1111840547

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 688

View: 7870


Encouraging you to be an inventive thinker and writer, THE COMPOSITION OF EVERYDAY LIFE illustrates how the act of writing is connected to your daily life as it helps you rediscover concepts, uncover meaning, and rethink the world around you. The fourth e

CliffsNotes FTCE General Knowledge Test 4th Edition

Author: Jeffrey S. Kaplan,Sandra Luna McCune

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

ISBN: 1328961834

Category: Study Aids

Page: 408

View: 5236


The exam that all future teachers in Florida need to take—the FTCE General Knowledge Test—is being revised. Offered year round by appointment, the general knowledge test is required for every educational specialty. Chapter reviews are dedicated to the four subtests that comprise the test: • Essays • English Language Skills • Reading • Mathematics Included in the package are two model full-length practice tests to ensure success on test-taking day.

A writer's companion

Author: Richard Marius

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Humanities/Social Sciences/Languages

ISBN: 9780073040158

Category: Fiction

Page: 264

View: 7949


This brief guide to writing the essay and writing across the curriculum is indeed true to its title. It offers excellent advice on developing and polishing prose, with an emphasis on style and process--all with wit, charm, and intelligence.