Reading and Vocabulary Development 4: Concepts & Comments

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Language(s): American English

Level(s): High-intermediate

Authors : Patricia Ackert; Linda Lee


304 Pages  Paperback 

3rd Edition  |  Previous Editions: 2005

©2005, Published

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Through wonderful readings and carefully designed activities, this best-selling series helps students develop reading skills and systematically increase their active vocabulary. Learners develop useful and relevant vocabulary while exploring and expanding critical thinking skills.


Learners increase their active vocabulary from 3,000 to 4,000 words.

Five thematic reading selections per unit recycle vocabulary, sentence structure, and content knowledge.

Carefully designed pre-reading work and post-reading comprehension activities build students' reading and critical thinking ...more

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Video clips expand vocabulary and provide authentic input.

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Cause & Effect/Concepts & Comments: Answer Key and Video Transcripts


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Concepts & Comments: Audio CD