Focus on Vocabulary

The research-based Focus on Vocabulary series breaks down vocabulary acquisition tasks into achievable, short-term language acquisition goals. Excerpts from popular material give students hands-on preparation for understanding vocabulary as it is found social, academic, and workplace settings.

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Description

By Diane Schmitt, Norbert Schmitt, and David Mann

This research-based series breaks vocabulary acquisition tasks into achievable, short-term language acquisition goals. Focus on Vocabulary 1: Bridging Vocabulary teaches mid-frequency vocabulary and prepares intermediate-level students for words found in novels, newspapers, films, and social and workplace settings. Focus on Vocabulary 2: Mastering the Academic Word List introduces advanced-level students to academic vocabulary.

Features

  • Excerpts on popular topics prepare students for vocabulary found in social, academic, and workplace settings.
  • Carefully recycles target words in the reading passage, and a variety of activities focus on word meanings, word families, and collocations.
  • Practice chapters offer tips for dictionary use, essay writing, word knowledge expansion, and other tasks.

Program Components/ISBNs

Student Books
Level 1 Student Book 9780131376199
Level 2 Student Book 9780131376175
Digital Books
Level 1 9780136972990
Level 2  9780136972907
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