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Changing Times, Changing Worlds

Authors Joan McConnell / Kiyoshi Yamauchi
Genres Essay / Four Skills / Grammar・Sentence Pattern / Social Issues
Format B5 / 104P
Price 1,900yen(2,090yen including tax)
ISBN 9784791972074
Audio Language Amer E
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A comprehensive text, with each unit containing a reading passage of around 250 words dealing with social issues. The passages, written in clear, easily comprehensible English, cover various topics on contemporary society, such as gender equality and middle-age divorce. There are graded comprehension exercises, grammatical explanations, and grammar practice activities, and finally tasks that give students the opportunity to express their own ideas. The teacher’s manual includes a mini test for each unit.


Smokey Bear: A Mascot with a Message
Overtourism is a Problem!
Gender Equality in the Workplace
Changing Defi nitions of Beauty
Romeo and Juliet: A Tragic Story about Intolerance
Nature and Health
Golden Years and Silver Divorces
Trees: A Gift from Nature
Redefining Gender and Marriage
All the Lonely People
Think Before You Talk, Text, or Tweet
Jeans Go Global!
Helping People with Disabilities
A Special Message
(Total 15 Units)