Category: Contact U. S. A

Introduction to the Teacher

Contact U. S.A. is a reading and vocabulary text for high-beginning and low-intermediate ESL/EFL students. Although its structure and exer­cises are aimed primarily at developing academic reading skills and vo­cabulary, its content (a look at changes in values and lifestyles in the United States) is highly appropriate for all non-native English speakers, including immigrants, students […]

. Freedom of Religion

section 1 A First Look A. Background Building 1.What religions are represented in the illustration on the preceding page? 2. Do you know anyone who is a member of these religions? 3. What religions are most common in the U. S.? How about in your country? 4. Before you read, decide if the following statements […]

A Changing America

A. Background Building DIRECTIONS: Think for a few minutes about what aspects of American life you have read about and discussed in this book. Write down as many concepts as you can: B. Reading DIRECTIONS: Now read. The United States is similar to most other countries in the world. 1 1 Like other countries, the […]

Look Again

Look at the corrected answers for the vocabulary exercise (exercise D) in section 1. Use the similar words to understand the meanings and to answer this vocabulary exercise. If the words in the following exercise are not in exercise D, look for them in the reading in order to understand their meanings. Do not use […]