Vocabulary

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OUP Oxford, Apr 22, 2004 - Education - 168 pages
This resource is aimed at teachers, teenage and adult learners, teacher trainers/educators, and trainee teachers. 'Vocabulary' contains practical lesson plans and advice to teachers, 118 classroom activities, four new chapters on covering recent developments in the field including collocations, the mother tongue and lexis as a system. Each activity is graded from elementary to advanced. Table of contents * Pre-text activities * Working with texts * Writing activities * Bilingual texts and activities * Using corpora and concordances * Words and the senses * Word sets * Personal * Word games * Dictionary exercises and word history * Revision exercises.
 

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Contents

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1
Word sets
7
minutes
13
To focus the students attention on
19
Working with texts
28
Beginner to 1520
33
To develop students critical awareness
34
Upperintermediate 1015
45
1530
111
To motivate students to listen to and
113
The private connotations a word or
118
1525
119
1520
125
To explore the different semantic and
131
Elementary
135
To familiarize students with the structure
136

Writing activities
47
1520
53
To show how corpus analysis can highlight
65
To show how corpora and concordance
71
To encourage students to learn how words
78
To explore the spatial and hierarchical
88
To practise saying words using the full
94
Words and the senses
100
Word games
139
Upperintermediate 1020
141
3045
143
To allow students to categorize
149
Elementary
153
To get students to link words and visual
155
2030
161
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About the author (2004)

Mario Rinvolucri is a founding member of Pilgrims and has worked with them as an EFL teacher and teacher trainer since 1974.

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