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Trend Watching

Authors Jonathan Lynch / Kotaro Shitori
Genres Four Skills / Social Issues
Format B5 / 100P
Price 1,900yen(2,090yen including tax)
ISBN 9784791910137
Audio Language Amer E
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Teacher's Manual

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An enjoyable integrated skills course that takes a look at contemporary society from multiple viewpoints.

This integrated skills course aims to stimulate students’ interest by taking a look at contemporary society from a variety of different angles. Topics have been specially selected for their relevance and appeal to tailor the book to the interests of college students. It includes a variety of listening and reading questions, and the teacher’s manual contains auxiliary tasks that can be used as mini-tests.


Things Young People Are Less Interested In / What’s in a Name? / Throwing it All Away…the Danshari Boom / Everything Caught on Video / Employers Checking Facebook / LCCs/ Young People Don’t Travel Abroad / Foreign Views of Japanese Culture / Rethinking University Education / Graffiti / Asian Dust and PM2.5 / Tsunami Countermeasures / Bright White Teeth for Everybody / Helium in Short Supply / Forced Drinking at Universities / QR Codes / Rebuilding the Titanic / The Costco Phenomenon / Tablets for Business / Are We Running out of Fuel? (20 units)

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