This book provides a wealth of read-aloud titles and related activities that provide busy teachers with the tools to help students in grades K–12 become successful writers.
• Includes 14 reproducible sheets that help students practice the skills described in the book
• Provides extensive bibliographies and references to all the nearly 400 books discussed
• Contains an index that enables teachers to readily access different topics
• Presents quotes and advice from 25 [...]
The Handbook of English Linguistics is a collection of articles written by leading specialists on all core areas of English linguistics that provides a state-of-the-art account of research in the field.
Brings together articles from the core areas of English linguistics, including syntax, phonetics, phonology, morphology, as well as variation, discourse, stylistics and usage Written by specialists from around the world Provides an introduction to a key area of [...]
This workbook features a range of activities to help students learn and revise vocabulary for the IELTS exam. Using exercises, word games, puzzles and quizzes, the book covers both general and topic-specific vocabulary as well as grammar, comprehension, pronunciation and spelling.
Write Yourself is a complete introduction to facilitating creative writing for therapy or personal development, both with individuals and groups. Clear and practical, and with a strong theoretical base, it is also an essential handbook for individuals embarking on their own personal writing journeys. Topics covered include the nature, values and principles of therapeutic creative writing, how to begin – illuminated with a wealth of examples from the author’s extensive and [...]
As a new speaker of English, you may hear some expressions in your daily conversations that you do not understand–yet. McGraw-Hill’s Conversational American English will help you learn these expressions, so not only do you know what a person is saying to you, but that you can use the expression yourself! More than 3,000 expressions are organized by theme, so you can find what you are looking for quickly. And each topic is illustrated to further help you [...]