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English U.S.A. every day : a fun ESL guide to American culture and language
Title:
English U.S.A. every day : a fun ESL guide to American culture and language
Summary:
English U.S.A. Every Day helps familiarize immigrants and ESL learners with American culture and language in a fun, lighthearted way. Readers will learn about everything from finding a job and locating an organic grocery store to facts about American culture and enjoying the night life. Each chapter includes new vocabulary and idioms that are common in the U.S.A., as well as fun activities such as true or false questions, crosswords, matching games, "Write It Down," "Stop and Think," "Story Time," and more that help reinforce the lessons. There are also 2--4 dialogues in each chapter that show how people speak conversationally, with new vocabulary and idioms to learn and practice. Accompanying audio for each dialogue helps listeners learn how to speak just like Americans. An answer key is included at the back of the book.
General Note:
Includes index.

"With downloadable audio"--Cover.
Contents:
Part one: The basics. American culture ; Shopping for food ; Cooking ; Eating out ; Banking and money ; Finding a place to live ; Your home ; Finding work ; Going to school ; Staying safe ; Running errands ; The weather ; Holidays -- Part two: Being social. Discovering things to do ; Travel ; Meeting new people ; Dating ; Movies and television ; Social media ; Computer and mobile applications : YouTube, websites, and apps ; Keeping up with the news.
Physical Description:
vii, 256 pages : illustrations, map ; 28 cm
Publisher:
Barron's Educational Series, Inc.,
Publication Date:
2017
ISBN:
9781438009704
Publication Information:
Hauppauge, NY : Barron's Educational Series, Inc., [2017]
Call Number:
ESL MARTINEZ
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