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Our Own Journeys: Readings for Cross-Cultural Communication

Our Own Journeys: Readings for Cross-Cultural Communication (Paperback)

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Our Own Journeys transforms cultural differences into classroom assets, as students validate their own backgrounds while getting to know their classmates. Topics include business practices, table manners, gift giving, weddings and the hidden meanings of colors and numbers. Two exercises follow each story to gauge comprehension and confirm content knowledge. Vocabulary exercises help students incorporate new terms into their everyday lexicons. Dictionary Discoveries, such as alphabetic searching or selecting a definition, increase students' comfort with English-only reference tools. Culture Capsules describe specific aspects of U.S. culture as related to the story, while Cultural Exchange stimulates lively discussion about students' own backgrounds.

EducationTeaching SkillsTeaching of a specific subjectLanguages with Grant & CutlerEnglishELT background & reference materialELT dictionaries & referenceLanguages with Grant & CutlerEnglishELT background & reference materialELT: teaching theory & methodsLanguages with Grant & CutlerEnglishELT: English for specific purposesELT: English for academic purposesLanguages with Grant & CutlerEnglishELT: English for specific purposesELT: English for businessLanguages with Grant & CutlerEnglishELT: English for specific purposesELT: English for technical & scientific purposesLanguages with Grant & CutlerEnglishELT: English for specific purposesELT: English for travel & communicationsLanguages with Grant & CutlerEnglishELT: learning material & courseworkELT examination practice testsLanguages with Grant & CutlerEnglishELT: learning material & courseworkELT graded readersLanguages with Grant & CutlerEnglishELT: learning material & courseworkELT grammar & vocabularyLanguages with Grant & CutlerEnglishELT: learning material & courseworkELT non-book material & resourcesLanguages with Grant & CutlerEnglishELT: learning material & courseworkELT self-study textsLanguages with Grant & CutlerEnglishELT: learning material & courseworkELT workbooks, practice books & exercisesLanguages with Grant & CutlerEnglishELT: learning material & courseworkELT: specific skillsLanguages with Grant & CutlerLearning & Reference By SubjectListening skillsLanguages with Grant & CutlerLinguistics Publisher: Pearson Education (US) Publication Date: 01/07/2003 ISBN-13: 9780130484666  Details: Type: Paperback Format: Books
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