ERIC Number: ED181759
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1977
Reference Count: N/A
Speakeasy: A Text for Speaking, Volume 1. English for Special Purposes Series: Nursing Aide.
This is the first of three volumes devoted to improving speech skills, in a series of materials for teaching English as a second language to adult nursing aide students. Three units contain five lessons each that emphasize survival skills. In the first unit, the student is taught how to make introductions and meet people, and the use of demonstratives is covered in drills. Unit 2 covers time expressions. In addition, Units 2 and 3 deal with "Wh-" questions. Pattern drills and dialogs are the principal lesson formats. Each unit is completed with review exercises. (JB)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Department of Labor, Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Honolulu City and County Office of Human Resources, HI.; Honolulu Community Coll., HI.