Cover image for Lifelines : coping skills in English
Title:
Lifelines : coping skills in English
Author:
Foley, Barbara.
Personal Author:
Physical Description:
volumes : illustrations ; 28 cm
Language:
English
ISBN:
9780135359150

9780135359235

9780135359310

9780883454336
Format :
Book

On Order

Table of Contents

1 Hello and Goodbye
Present tense of be
Saying hello and goodbye
Skills
Introducing yourself
Greeting a friend
Saying good-bye
2 Introductions
Present tense of be
Subject pronouns
Where questions
Skills
Introducing Yourself
Giving information about yourself
3 Your Name and Telephone Number
Present tense of be
What questions
Numbers 1-10
The alphabet
Skills
Asking for and giving your name
Asking for and giving your telephone number
Filling out a form
4 Your Address and Birthdate
Present tense of be
What questions
Possessive adjectives
Numbers 11-100
Skills
Asking for and giving your address
Asking for and giving your birthdate
Filling out a form
5 Family
Present tense of be
Adjectives
Possessive nouns
Who questions
Skills
Describing people
Talking about family members
6 School
Present tense of be
Yes/No questions
How old questions
Skills
Giving a child's grade and age
Talking about family members
7 Transportation
Present tense of be
When questions
Skills
Asking for train information
Telling the time
Giving prices
8 Downtown
Present tense of be
Where questions
on / next to / between / across from
Skills
Asking for and giving locations
Talking about public places
9 Community Resources
Present continuous tense
What questions
Skills
Describing community services
Giving information about public places
10 The Supermarket
Present tense of be
Where questions
in / in the back / in the front
Skills
Talking about food items
Asking for location
Talking about price and quality
11 Restaurants
I'd like and I want
How questions
Skills
Ordering breakfast
Understanding a menu
12 Clothes
Present continuous tense
What size questions
Skills
Asking for items in a clothing store
Giving sizes
Talking about weather
13 Prices
This / These
it / them
How much questions
Skills
Expressing like
Asking for prices
Understanding an advertisement
14 Health
Simple present tense
have / has
Skills
Describing aches and pains
Identifying parts of the body
15 The Drugstore
Simple present tense
have / has
should
Skills
Describing symptoms
Asking for advice in a drugstore
Understanding prescriptions
16 Furniture
Simple present tense
have / has
Skills
Describing an apartment
Identifying furniture
17 Housing
Simple present tense
Yes/No questions
Skills
Describing the features of an apt
Understanding a classified ad
18 Work
Present tense of be
Simple present tense
Skills
Talking about jobs, hours, and places of employment
Understanding a classified job ad
19 Jobs
Simple present tense
Why questions
because
Skills
Expressing opinions about a job
20 Telephone
Present continuous tense
Can I / I'd like
Skills
Answering a telephone call
Asking to speak to someone
Calling directory assistance
Using the telephone book
Concentration Games