Grammar Connection 3: Structure through Content

  • AUTHOR: Karen Carlisi
  • SERIES EDITORS: Marianne Celce-Murcia; M.E. Sokolik
  • ISBN-13: 9781413008401 
  • 304 Pages  Paperback 
  • 1st Edition
  • ©2008     Published
  • Level(s): Intermediate
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Overview

About The Product

The Grammar Connection series offers a basal program in Academic, Adult, and International programs. The skills it develops are useful for students planning to enroll in college-level courses, adults planning to return to college, or high school students in preparation for college.

Features

  • Discourse-based grammar presentation through readings and conversations offers natural language instruction and prepares learners for academic success.
  • Authentic contexts from academic disciplines provide essential background for grammar presentation and practice.
  • Concise lessons with clear grammar charts create an easy-to-follow learning framework.
  • High-frequency academic vocabulary is systematically developed in Content Vocabulary sections.
  • Multi-skills practice in reading, writing, listening, and speaking simulates the skills learners need in academic contexts.
  • Connection: Putting It Together synthesizes grammar, vocabulary, and content through communicative activities.
  • Self-Review and Learner Logs summarize language instruction and enhance learner independence.

About the Contributor

AUTHOR
  • Karen Carlisi

SERIES EDITORS
  • Marianne Celce-Murcia

    Marianne Celce-Murcia (Ph.D. in Linguistics, 1972) is Professor Emerita of Applied Linguistics and TESL at the University of California, Los Angeles, where for 30 years she taught primarily graduate students, preparing to be language teachers and researchers. Beyond her work at UCLA, she taught in and administered English language programs in Nigeria (1964–1966), Egypt (Fall, 1980), Canada (Summer, 1983), and Armenia (2003–2007). She has lectured and led workshops all over the U.S. and in many other countries as well. In addition to her co-authorship (with Diane Larsen-Freeman) on the three editions of "The Grammar Book," she is co-editor (with Donna Brinton and Marguerite Ann Snow) of the fourth edition of "Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language" (2014) and series co-editor (with Maggie Sokolik) of the five-volume, content-based "Grammar Connection" series (2008–2009), all with Cengage Learning, who (as Heinle & Heinle) presented her with their lifetime achievement award in 1997. At UCLA Marianne was honored for distinguished teaching both as a graduate student (1964) and as a professor (1976).

  • M.E. Sokolik

Table of Contents

LESSON 1: ACADEMIC SUCCESS: THE FIRST WEEK OF CLASS
Simple present: Statements /Questions /Short Answers. Adverbs of Frequency

LESSON 2: ACADEMIC SUCCESS: REGISTRATION AND CHOOSING CLASSES
Wh-Questions: What, Who, When, Where, Why, How, Which. Tag Questions

LESSON 3: NURSING: ILLNESS AND INJURY
Linking Verbs. Imperative Verbs

LESSON 4: SOCIAL SCIENCES: CHILD DEVELOPMENT
Ability: Can/Could/ Be Able to. Reflexive and Reciprocal Pronouns

LESSON 5: ACADEMIC SUCCESS: BALANCING SCHOOL AND WORK
Present Progressive: Statements /Questions /Short Answers. Simple present vs. Present Progressive

LESSON 6: ENGLISH: READING AND WRITING ASSIGNMENTS
Phrasal Verbs: Transitive/Separable. Phrasal Verbs: Transitive/ Inseparable. Phrasal Verbs: Intransitive/Inseparable

LESSON 7: MUSIC HISTORY: GREAT COMPOSERS
Simple Past Tense: Statements/Questions/Short Answers; Common Irregular Past Forms. Simple Past Time Expressions: Words/ Phrases/Clauses

LESSON 8: SOCIOLOGY: URBAN HISTORY
Past vs. Present: Used to. Past State or Habit: Used to /Would

LESSON 9: GEOLOGY: THE EARTH AND EARTHQUAKES
Past Progressive. Time Clauses: While/When

LESSON 10: GEOLOGY: FIELD TRIP
Future Tense: Be Going To and Will: Forms. Be Going To vs. Will (Uses). Present Progressive and Simple Present Tense for Future

LESSON 11: NATURAL SCIENCES: WEATHER AND CLIMATE CHANGE
Future Time Clauses: After/ Before/ When / As soon as. Future Conditional with If clauses. Future Progressive

LESSON 12: CULTURAL ANTHROPOLOGY: THE QUECHUA OF PERU
Verbs of Perception: Non-Progressive vs. Progressive. Non-Progressive Verbs of Emotion/Cognition/Possession

LESSON 13: ECONOMICS: MONEY AND TRADE
Count Nouns: Singular and Plural Forms. Count vs. Noncount Nouns

LESSON 14: NUTRITION: DIET AND HEALTH
Units of Measure: servings, glasses, cups, bowls, pieces, etc.. Much/ Many/ A lot of. A few vs. few / a little vs. little /very vs. too

LESSON 15: LINGUISTICS: LANGUAGE LEARNING STAGES
Quantity: Some / Any /No / None. General vs. Specific- Articles and Quantity Expressions. Some/Others/One/Another/The Other/The Others

LESSON 16: CAREER DEVELOPMENT I: PERSONALITY PROFILE
Adjectives and Adverbs. Participial Adjectives. Nouns as Adjectives

LESSON 17: CAREER DEVELOPMENT II: GOALS AND VALUES
Gerunds and Gerund Phrases. Verbs + Infinitives; Verbs + Infinitives or Gerunds. Prepositions followed by Gerunds

LESSON 18: ASTRONOMY: THE PLANETS
Adjectives/ + Infinitive. Too/Enough + Infinitive. Adverbial Infinitives of Purpose: To/In order to

LESSON: 19: BUSINESS: ADVERTISING
Comparatives: - er/more/less. Superlatives

LESSON 20: LITERATURE: THE LANGUAGE OF POETRY
As. . . as. for comparisons. Comparative Expressions: the same as / similar to/ different from/like /alike/unlike

LESSON 21: JOURNALISM: RULES AND ETHICS
Advice, Rules, and Obligations: Should/Ought to/Had Better/. Be supposed to: (e.g. You�re supposed to be on time.)

LESSON 22: ACCOUNTING: MONEY AND TAXES
Necessity and Prohibition: Must/Must Not/Have to/ Don�t Have to. Possibility and Permission: May/Might/Can/Could/ Do you mind if�?

LESSON 23: PHYSICAL EDUCATION: HEALTH AND FITNESS
Polite Requests: Can/Could/Will/Would/ Would you mind..?. Preferences: Would like/Would prefer/Would rather

LESSON 24: NURSING I: BASIC SKILLS
The Present Perfect Tense: Statements/Questions/Short Answers. Ever/Never/Not Ever

LESSON 25: ENGLISH COMPOSITION: THE RESEARCH PAPER
Already/Yet/Just. Since / for

LESSON 26: SOCIOLOGY: THE IMPACT OF THE INTERNET
Present Perfect Progressive. Present Perfect vs. Present Perfect Progressive

LESSON 27: APPLIED SCIENCE: THE EMT MAJOR (EMERGENCY MEDICAL TECHNOLOGY)
Passive Voice: Forms & Tenses (e.g. The engine is being repaired.). Passive with and without by. Passive with Get & Have( e.g. We need to get the car fixed.)

LESSON 28: LITERATURE: JANE AUSTEN�S PRIDE AND PREJUDICE
Direct Quotation. Reported Statements

LESSON 29: PSYCHOLOGY: RESEARCH METHODS
Yes-No Reported Questions: Present Tense. Wh-Reported Questions: Present Tense

LESSON 30: COMMUNICATION STUDIES: THE HISTORY OF COMMUNICATION
Past Tense Review: Simple Past, Past Progressive, Used to/Would.Present Tense Review: Simple Present, Present Progressive, Present Perfect, Present Perfect Progressive.Future Tense Review: Future, Future Progressive

Components

Teacher Components

  • Grammar Connection 3: Assessment CD-ROM with ExamView®  (ISBN-10: 1424004098 | ISBN-13: 9781424004096)
    Assessment CD-ROM with ExamView test-generating software allows instructors to create custom tests and quizzes quickly and easily.
  • Grammar Connection 3: Teacher's Annotated Edition (with Activity Bank and Classroom Presentation Tool CD-ROM)  (ISBN-10: 1424002192 | ISBN-13: 9781424002191)
    Teacher's Annotated Editions include detailed teaching suggestions as well as a Classroom Presentation Tool CD-ROM with Activity Bank Worksheets for interactive grammar presentation and additional communicative practice.

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