Communicating Effectively in English: Oral Communication for Non-Native Speakers

  • AUTHORS: Patricia A. Porter; Margaret Grant
  • ISBN-13: 9780534172688 
  • 288 Pages  Paperback 
  • 2nd Edition  |  Previous Editions: 1985
  • ©1992     Published
  • Level(s): Advanced | High-intermediate
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About The Product

The 2/E of Communicating Effectively in English presents a highly interactive, experiential format for developing stronger speaking and listening skills in a variety of contexts - interpersonal, small group, and large group. Many activities, examples, and assignments helps students sharpen their interview, discussion, and public speaking skills. As they progress from simpler informative speeches to more complex persuasive speeches, students learn to how to consider the interests of the audience, how to choose appropriate topics, how to organize and support their ideas, and how to prepare effective introductions and conclusions.


  • Small group and large group communication
  • Interview, discussion, and public speaking skills
  • Progression from informative to persuasive speeches
  • Emphasizes the process of developing a speech
  • Student-centered

About the Contributor

  • Patricia A. Porter

  • Margaret Grant


Teacher Components

  • Communicating Effectively in English: Instructor's Manual  (ISBN-10: 0534172695 | ISBN-13: 9780534172695)
    see catalog,43