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Listen to Speak Better

Authors Shunji Yamaguchi / Timothy Minton
Genres Listening・Speaking
Format B5 / 120P
Price 1,800yen(1,980yen including tax)
ISBN 9784791945603
Audio Language Amer E

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The aim of this text is to develop students speaking abilities by acclimating students to English intonation and rhythm, as well as frequently used expressions. Divided into two parts, the first part focuses on expressions and conversations that can be heard in any college campus, while part two concentrates on English that is encountered when studying or traveling abroad.

Key Features
◆ Helps students understand and use colloquial English
◆ Provides practice in listening, microskills of intonation, rhythm, linking, weak sounds, contraction, deletion and assimilation
◆ From comprehending weather and news reports to discussing term papers and credits, this text focuses on listening and speaking practical English on the intermediate level
◆ Unit Structure: Listen and Repeat / Partial Dictation / Sentence Dictation / Dialogue Comprehension / Listening Point / Sentences for Memorization
◆ Table of Contents: Part I : Getting to Know Someone / Greetings and Farewells / Joining Clubs / Working Part-time / Making Appointments / Computers, E-mail and the Internet / Getting Together / Making Holiday Plans / Showing Someone the Way / Getting Credits / Telephoning and Fazing / Driving / Part II : Planning Overseas Travel / Flying / Traveling by Train and Bus / Staying at a Hotel / Staying at Someone's Home / Going Shopping / Visiting the Hospital / Lectures and Credits / Leisure Time / Weather Reports / Domestic News / International News (24 Units total)