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Description

This textbook is designed for beginning-intermediate English language learners. It is composed of 7 chapters, each of which covers specific speaking and listening learning objectives and includes dialogues, interviews, discussions and conversation activities. Each chapter also focuses on 10 target words from the New General Service List of English vocabulary. The textbook includes an audio component that consists of recorded conversations of native and non-native English speakers, as well as links to additional listening resources on the web.

Audio files are also available online: https://media.pdx.edu/tag/tagid/communication%20beginnings

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ISBN

978‐1‐387‐26863‐4

DOI

10.15760/pdxopen-15

Publication Date

10-2017

Publisher

Portland State University Library

Subjects

English language -- Study and teaching as a second language, English language -- Study and teaching -- Foreign speakers

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© 2017 Portland State University

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This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International License.

Publication of this book was made possible by Portland State University Library PDXOpen Publishing Initiative Grant program.

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http://archives.pdx.edu/ds/psu/21529

Communication Beginnings: An Introductory Listening and Speaking Text for English Language Learners

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