Download e-book for iPad: 12 American Voices: An Authentic Listening and by Maurice Cogan Hauck

By Maurice Cogan Hauck

ISBN-10: 0300089600

ISBN-13: 9780300089608

Designed for non-native audio system of English, Twelve American Voices provides a sequence of unique and culturally wealthy radio documentaries by way of award-winning manufacturer David Isay. those tales, that have been first broadcast on nationwide Public Radio, specialize in quite a number members residing and dealing in modern the US, from an immigrant chinese language eating place proprietor in big apple urban to an African-American waitress within the South, from the landlord of a marriage chapel to a retired couple who've develop into disc jockeys. As scholars hearken to those tales, they pay attention numerous local and ethnic 'Englishes' and are brought to a couple corners of yank tradition which are hardly visible within the media. as well as transcripts of the documentaries, the e-book contains thought-provoking routines that inspire scholars to examine the language within the tales and to reply in either oral and written shape. A CD of the announces in integrated. additionally to be had are an instructor's guide and a cassette for language labs (both free).

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How do you think Airplane Ashes will be different from a typical funeral service? Mention as many differences as possible. ______________________________________________________________ ______________________________________________________________ ______________________________________________________________ 2. What do you think Dick Falk uses the oatmeal box for? ________________ ______________________________________________________________ ______________________________________________________________ Listen to the broadcast to check on the answers to your predictions.

I will retire when I turn sixty-five. I am going to retire when I turn sixty-five. However, there are some situations in which only one of these forms can be used to express a certain meaning.

Cleaning lady__________________ 7. housewife _____________________ 6. chairman_____________________ 8. businessman __________________ B. Identify the instance of sexism in each of the following sentences and then rewrite each sentence in a nonsexist way. In some cases there is more than one way to revise the sentence. 1. Every man has a responsibility to contribute to society. ________________ ______________________________________________________________ 2. This new tax policy is intended to help the working man.

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