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Crichton, Jonathan
English made easy : learning English through pictures / by Jonathan Crichton and Pieter Koster
Alternate Title Learning English through pictures
English through pictures
North Clarendon, VT : Tuttle, c2006-
book jacket
Location Call Number Status
 4th Floor  PE1128 .C773 2006  v.1    AVAILABLE
 4th Floor  PE1128 .C773 2006  v.2    AVAILABLE
Subject(s) English language -- Textbooks for foreign speakers
English language -- Grammar -- Problems, exercises, etc
Vocabulary -- Problems, exercises, etc
Life skills -- Problems, exercises, etc
Physical Description v. <1-2> : col. ill. ; 28 cm
Note Includes index
Contents Volume 1: -- Unit 1: What's Your Name? -- Function: -- Identifying people by name -- Talking about ownership -- Grammar: -- Possessive adjectives -- Negation -- Simple present -- Vocabulary: -- Common objects -- Family relationships -- Unit 2: That'd be great! -- Function: -- Giving, accepting and declining invitations -- Grammar: -- Personal pronouns -- Imperatives -- Present continuous -- Vocabulary: -- Places to visit -- Events -- Unit 3: I'd like you to meet my accountant -- Function: -- Introducing people -- Grammar: -- Demonstratives -- Vocabulary: -- Jobs -- Social relationships -- Unit 4: It's a beautiful day, isn't it? -- Function: -- Starting conversations -- Grammar: Question tags -- Possessive pronouns -- Vocabulary: -- Common adjectives -- Common adverbs -- Unit 5: Revision and extension -- Unit 6: Would you like something to drink? -- Function: -- Making, accepting and declining offers -- Grammar: -- Count/uncount -- Nouns -- Open questions -- Vocabulary: -- Food and drink -- Numbers 1-10 -- Unit 7: He's a tour guide -- Function: -- Talking about occupations -- Asking for clarification -- Grammar: -- Simple past -- Vocabulary: -- Occupations -- Unit 8: I'm going to New York -- Function: -- Asking about price -- Talking about travel -- Grammar: -- Present perfect -- Duration -- Vocabulary: -- Days and months -- Money -- Numbers 11-20 -- Unit 9: This one is better -- Function: -- Asking for and giving opinions -- Agreeing and disagreeing -- Grammar: -- Comparatives and superlatives -- Vocabulary: -- Food -- Unit 10: Revision and extension -- Unit 11: What's the matter? -- Function: -- Greetings and farewells -- Talking about health -- Grammar: -- Obligation -- Vocabulary: -- Parts of the body -- Common ailments -- Unit 12: I live in the big house -- Function: -- Talking about addresses and locations -- Grammar: -- Future with will -- Spatial prepositions -- Vocabulary: -- Locators -- Numbers over 20 -- Unit 13: How much is this purse? -- Function: -- Buying goods and services -- Inquiring about health -- Grammar: -- Some/any -- Necessity -- Vocabulary: -- Common containers -- Musical instruments -- Rooms -- Unit 14: It's the second street on the left -- Function: -- Asking for and giving directions -- Grammar: -- Open questions -- Directional prepositions -- Vocabulary: -- Common institutions -- Colors -- Ordinal numbers -- Unit 15: Revision and extension -- Unit 16: She bought a cake -- Function: -- Talking about the past -- Grammar: -- Simple past -- Regular and irregular verbs -- Present continuous -- Vocabulary: -- Activities and processes -- Unit 17: They're working in the garden -- Function: -- Using the telephone -- Grammar: -- Gerunds -- Present and past continuous -- Before/after -- Vocabulary: -- Telephone language -- Unit 18: What's the time? -- Function: -- Talking about time -- Making appointments -- Grammar: -- Timetable future -- Vocabulary: -- Times -- Emotions -- Unit 19: You're not allowed to park here -- Function: -- Using public transport -- Asking for, giving and refusing permission -- Grammar: -- Prohibition -- Quantifiers -- Vocabulary: -- Transport -- Time measurements -- Unit 20: Revision and extension -- Index --
Volume 2: -- Unit 1: Here's a letter for you -- Function: -- Communicating with friends -- Grammar: -- Imperatives -- Paired verbs -- Prepositions -- Definite article -- Vocabulary: -- Family relationships -- Correspondence -- Unit 2: Let's check the flight number again -- Function: -- Describing time -- Reporting events -- Checking details -- Grammar: -- Reported speech -- Adjectives (present and past participles) -- Adverbs of frequency (1) -- Vocabulary: -- Timetables and deadlines -- Feelings -- Unit 3: It's a goal! -- Function: -- Talking about accommodation -- Grammar: -- There is/are -- Prepositions -- Enough -- Too much -- Vocabulary: -- Accommodation -- Quantity/division -- Unit 4: I want a chocolate bar! -- Function: -- Making plans -- Grammar: -- Present continuous with future meaning -- Present perfect -- While -- Vocabulary: -- While -- Around -- Unit 5: Revision and extension -- Unit 6: You always watch movies! -- Function: -- Giving preferences -- Expressing hopes -- Describing the weather -- Making offers -- Grammar: -- I'd like/I'd rather -- I hope -- Instead (of) -- 1st conditional -- Vocabulary: -- Electronic appliances -- Television programs -- Weather -- Unit 7: I'd like to see a doctor -- Function: -- Seeking clarification -- Travelling on public transport -- Grammar: -- Which ? -- Because/so -- Comparatives (1) -- Vocabulary: -- Travel -- Memory -- Make-up -- Unit 8: Ten dollars extra -- Function: -- Asking questions -- Grammar: -- Wh questions -- Vocabulary: -- Duration -- Animals -- Unit 9: Where is Sue? -- Function: -- Describing location -- Expressing possibility -- Grammar: -- Modals of possibility -- Prepositions -- Too + adjective -- Vocabulary: -- Position -- Movement -- Unit 10: -- Revision and extension -- Unit 11: I'm wearing one, too -- Function: -- Speculating and justifying -- Grammar: -- Reflexive pronouns -- Modals of deduction -- In case -- Either -- Vocabulary: -- Clothes -- Furniture -- Damage -- Unit 12: You'd better go to the dentist -- Function: -- Giving advice -- Grammar: -- Causatives -- Un + adjectives -- Comparatives with than -- You'd better -- Vocabulary: -- Repairs -- Injuries -- Unit 13: I was having breakfast when the phone rang -- Function: -- Describing medical problems -- Making recommendations -- Grammar: -- Interrupted past -- Modals of obligation -- Until -- Soon -- Few -- Vocabulary: -- Parts of the body -- Medical problems -- Symptoms -- Treatments -- Unit 14: Do you have a receipt? -- Function: -- Buying goods -- Renting services -- Describing size and distance -- Grammar: -- Grammar of numbers -- Vocabulary: -- Financial transactions -- Insurance -- Measurement -- Simple maths -- Unit 15: Revision and extension -- Unit 16: Can I try them on? -- Function: -- Choosing prices and sizes -- Grammar: -- Comparatives (2) -- Other/the others -- Vocabulary: -- Shopping -- Prices, discounts and sales -- Sizes -- Unit 17: Neither can I -- Function: -- Ordering in restaurants -- Grammar: -- Every -- Neither/so -- Until -- Vocabulary: -- Food -- Eating in restaurants -- Unit 18: If I won, I'd buy a new car -- Function: -- Talking about conditions and consequences --Grammar: -- Conditionals -- Adverbs of frequency (2) -- As/as -- Can/can't (ability) -- Vocabulary: -- Empty -- Full -- Unit 19: I wish I could play the piano -- Function: -- Expressing wishes -- Congratulating -- Saying goodbye -- Grammar: -- As soon as -- Vocabulary: -- Celebrations -- Applications -- Farewells -- Unit 20: Revision and extension -- Grammar/function/topic, index
Summary From the Publisher: English Made Easy is a breakthrough in English language learning imaginatively exploiting how pictures and text can work together to create understanding. It gives learners easy access to the vocabulary, grammar and functions of English as it is actually used. Consisting of 20 lessons, English Made Easy clearly outlines the new language in a list of words and phrases, together with a pronunciation guide. At the end of each unit, a story integrating the lesson is presented, along with revision exercises to reinforce the tutorial
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Alternate Author Koster, Pieter

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