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Title:
Easy English step-by-step for ESL learners
Author:
Pelletier, Danielle (ESL Instructor)
Publication Information:
Chicago : McGraw-Hill Education, [2014]
Physical Description:
xv, 400 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Summary:
The quickest route to learning a language is through a solid grounding in the basics. So what you won't find in 'Easy English Step-by-Step' is a lot of endless drills. Instead, this book features an original, step-by-step approach to learning English based on the way people naturally acquire language. With an emphasis on everyday language, this book gets you speaking and understanding English right away. From the beginning, you learn the most essential structures, which allows you to communicate in English almost immediately. Gradually, through a series of inter-connected "steps", you will progress in a logical way to more common concepts that govern how English is spoken and written. Along the way you will acquire hundreds of carefully selected vocabulary words that are most frequently used in everyday English.

Build a strong foundation in the basics of English! Pelletier links together important concepts by clear explanations, appropriate exercises, and helpful answers.
General Note:
Includes index.
Language:
English
Contents:
Meeting people -- Habits, customs, and routines -- Food: shopping and restaurants -- Getting around town -- Recreation and hobbies -- Making friends -- Health and medicine -- Shopping and clothing.
ISBN:
9780071820981
Format :
Book

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You've come to the right place for learning English quickly and easily!

Easy English Step-by-Step for ESL Learners is based on the idea that the quickest route to learning this subject is building a solid foundation in the basics. You won't find a lot of pointless discussion; instead, you get an original, step-by-step approach to mastering English, with important concepts linked together by clearexplanations, appropriate exercises, and helpful answers.

The first steps introduce you to the everyday expressions of the English language, allowing you to communicate in a variety of everyday situations almost immediately. Gradually, a series of interconnected steps takes you from simple to more challenging concepts at your own pace, with a variety of increasingly difficult exercises to practice what you've learned. After working through these exercises, you'll have a better grasp of the subject along with the knowledge and skills you need to handle English with confidence.

Easy English Step-by-Step for ESL Learners features:

Easy-to-understand grammar explanations with multiple examples Realistic conversations for practical situations, from Shopping to Getting Around Town and Making Friends Helpful communication strategies, including the use of gestures and body language Exercises to help test what you've learned and measure progress Online audio recordings to improve pronunciation and fluency

Danielle Pelletier is the president of English League, a translation and workforce training companythat provides English and foreign-language training and cross-cultural education to international students andprofessionals working in universities and corporations.


Author Notes

Danielle Pelletier is the president of English League, a translation and workforce training company that provides English and foreign-language training and cross-cultural education to international students and professionals working in universities and corporations. She has taught English as a second language at several post-secondary institutions including Canada College, Golden Gate University, and San Jose State University.