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Title English for new Americans [sound recording].

Imprint [S.l.] : Books on Tape ; New York : Living Language, c2009.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Audiobook CD    428.24 ENG    Available
 GDL Central Library Audiobook CD    428.24 ENG    Available
Description 3 sound discs (ca. 60 min. ea.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in. + 3 videodiscs (60 min. ea. ; 4 3/4 in.) + 1 workbook (459 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.)
Note Accompanying workbook written by Carol Piñeiro and edited by Ana Stojanović.
"This program is comprised of text, CDs, and DVDs originally published separately as "English for new Americans: Everyday life" (c1999); "English for new Americans: Work and school" (c1999); and "English for new Americans: Health, home, and community" (c1999)" --Container.
Contents CD/DVD 1. Everyday life. Introductions -- The time and date -- Asking for directions -- Shopping for food -- Finding an apartment -- Opening a bank account -- Using the telephone.
CD/DVD 2. Work and school. Finding a job -- Enrolling a child in school -- A job interview -- Adult education -- First day on the job -- Getting a driver's license and buying a car -- Becoming a citizen.
CD/DVD 3. Health, home, and community. Going to the doctor -- Going to the pharmacy -- Cleaning the home -- Alternative medicine -- Reporting a crime -- Getting things fixed -- Social services.
Summary Consists of video, audio, transcripts, and written lessons to teach basic English for work, home, and the community. Uses an immersion approach to cover a variety of situations encountered by new arrrivals in the United States. Intended for speakers of any language. Covers listening, speaking, reading, and writing English.
Audience "Level: Easy, for speakers of any language"--Container.
Subject English language -- Self-instruction.
English language -- Films for foreign speakers.
English language -- Sound recordings for foreign speakers.
English language -- Textbooks for foreign speakers.
English language -- Conversation and phrase books.
Added Author Piñeiro, Carol.
Stojanović, Ana.
Living Language (Firm)
ISBN 9781400006632 (set) : $72.00
1400006635 (set) : $72.00
9780307478368 (bk.)
030747836X (bk.)

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