The Idiom Advantage
Fluency in Speaking and Listening
High-interest thematic units feature authentic newspaper and magazine ads and contain a broad mix of controlled
listening, speaking, reading, and writing activities to help increase fluency while providing a glimpse into American
culture, humor, and values.
- Games, problem-solving activities, and questions for pair or group discussion.
- Three interrelated activities emphasizing listening, reading, and definitions.
- A variety of listening, reading, and practice exercises to help students begin using idioms appropriately in
- Authentic, often humorous ads present idioms in clever and memorable ways to broaden students’ understanding