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ERIC Number: ED419437
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1998
Pages: 544
Abstractor: N/A
ISBN: ISBN-0-944210-40-6
Vocabulary Basics.
Nadell, Judith; Johnson, Beth; Langan, Paul
This book is a guide to teaching English vocabulary to second-language learners. The book is divided into 30 chapters that teach 240 critical words. This vocabulary includes what English-as-a-Second-Language (ESL), adult literacy, and pre-general equivalency diploma students need to get ahead in today's competitive world. The guide's distinctive features include these: (1) an intensive words-in-context approach; (2) abundant and varied practice; (3) a focus on essential words; (4) sensitivity to students' needs, appealing content; (5) a clear format; and (6) helpful supplements. The guide is one in a series that includes "Building Vocabulary Skills,""Improving Vocabulary Skills,""Advancing Vocabulary Skills," and "Instructors Manual." (JL)
Townsend Press, Inc., 1038 Industrial Drive, West Berlin, NJ 08053.
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Students; Teachers
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Grant or Contract Numbers: N/A