The Talk It series helps students learn to communicate fluently and accurately by integrating listening, speaking, and pronunciation practice. Themes range from high-interest conversational topics such as talking to a landlord or professor in the lower-level text, to academic themes like unusual sci ...more
The sounds, rhythms, and intonations of English are taught through pronunciation lessons which hone in on trouble areas for ESL students.
Listening passages in each chapter include pre- and post-listening activities and feature interviews, radio documentaries, and dialogues in a variety of accents ...more
Streamlined chapter organization.
Improved listening activities.
Succint direction lines.
"Talking Points" to highlight language learning strategies.
"On Your Own" activities so that students can continue to learn outside of class.
Class projects at the end of each chapter. ...more