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Word by Word Picture Dictionary

Word by Word Picture Dictionary - 2nd edition

Word by Word Picture Dictionary - 2nd edition

ISBN13: 9780131892279

ISBN10: 0131892274

Word by Word Picture Dictionary by Steven J. Molinsky and Bill Bliss - ISBN 9780131892279
Edition: 2ND 05
Copyright: 2005
Publisher: Longman, Inc.
International: No
Word by Word Picture Dictionary by Steven J. Molinsky and Bill Bliss - ISBN 9780131892279

ISBN13: 9780131892279

ISBN10: 0131892274

Edition: 2ND 05

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Word by Word Picture Dictionary, Second Edition, by Steven J. Molinsky and Bill Bliss, is the only truly communicative vocabulary development program! This is the new edition of the picture dictionary program famous worldwide for its ease-of-use, lively spirit, and active conversational approach.

Outstanding features of the new edition:

  • Vibrant illustrations and simple accessible lesson pages are designed for clarity and ease-of-use with learners at all levels. Word by Word is the most learner-friendly picture dictionary - especially for Beginners.
  • More than 4,000 words in an expanded range of topics prepare students for success using English in everyday life, in the community, in school, and at work.
  • A careful research-based sequence of lessons integrates students' development of grammar and vocabulary skills through topics that begin with the immediate world of the student and progress to the world at large.
  • New lesson formats provide integrated context-based instruction with nouns and high-frequency verbs. Objects and actions that go together are learned together!
  • Expanded discussion questions encourage students to share their backgrounds, experiences, opinions, and creativity as they relate vocabulary and themes to their own lives.
  • A new Teacher's Guide and Lesson Planner with CD-ROM in a colorful user-friendly format includes lesson planning suggestions, community tasks, weblinks for expanding vocabulary themes through the Internet, and reproducible masters to save teachers hours of lesson preparation time.
  • A unique choice of workbooks at Beginning and Intermediate levels offers flexible options to meet students' needs:
  • Vocabulary Workbooks feature motivating vocabulary, grammar, and listening practice.
  • Standards-based Lifeskills Workbooks provide competency-based activities and reading tied to national, state, and local curriculum frameworks.
  • A Literacy Workbook is also available.
  • The outstanding audio program includes all words and conversations for interactive practice, and - as bonus material - an expanded program of WordSongs for entertaining musical practice with the vocabulary.

Table of Contents

Table of Contents

1. Personal Information and Family

Personal Information
Family Members I
Family Members II

2. Common Everyday Activities and Language

The Classroom
Classroom Actions
Everyday Activities I
Everyday Activities II
Leisure Activities
Everyday Conversation
The Weather

3. Numbers/Time/Money/Calendar

The Calendar
Time Expressions and Seasons

4. Home

Types of Housing and Communities
The Living Room
The Dining Room
The Bedroom
The Kitchen
The Baby's Room
The Bathroom
Outside the Home
The Apartment Building
Household Problems and Repairs
Cleaning Your Home
Home Supplies
Tools and Hardware
Gardening Tools and Actions

5. Community

Places Around Town I
Places Around Town II
The City

6. Describing

People and Physical Descriptions
Describing People and Things
Describing Physical States and Emotions

7. Food

Meat, Poultry, and Seafood
Dairy Products, Juices, and Beverages
Deli, Frozen Foods, and Snack Foods
Household Supplies, Baby Products, and Pet Food
The Supermarket
Containers and Quantities
Units of Measure
Food Preparation and Recipes
Kitchen Utensils and Cookware
Fast Food
The Coffee Shop and Sandwiches
The Restaurant
A Restaurant Menu

8. Colors and Clothing

Sleepwear and Underwear
Exercise Clothing and Footwear
Jewelry and Accessories
Describing Clothing
Clothing Problems and Alterations

9. Shopping

The Department Store
Video and Audio Equipment
Telephones and Cameras
The Toy Store

10. Community Services

The Bank
The Post Office
The Library
Community Institutions
Crime and Emergencies

11. Health

The Body
Ailments, Symptoms, and Injuries
First Aid
Medical Emergencies and Illnesses
The Medical Exam
Medical and Dental Procedures
Medical Advice
Medical Specialists
The Hospital
Personal Hygiene
Baby Care

12. School, Subjects, and Activities

Types of Schools
The School
School Subjects
Extracurricular Activities
Measurements and Geometric Shapes
English Language Arts and Composition
Literature and Writing
The Universe

13. Work

Occupations I
Occupations II
Job Skills and Activities
Job Search
The Workplace
Office Supplies and Equipment
The Factory
The Construction Site
Job Safety

14. Transportation and Travel

Public Transportation
Types of Vehicles
Car Parts and Maintenance
Highways and Streets
Prepositions of Motion
Traffic Signs and Directions
The Airport
Airplane Travel
The Hotel

15. Recreation and Entertainment

Hobbies, Crafts, and Games
Places to Go
The Park and the Playground
The Beach
Outdoor Recreation
Individual Sports and Recreation
Team Sports
Team Sports Equipment
Winter Sports and Recreation
Water Sports and Recreation
Sport and Exercise Actions
Types of Entertainment
Musical Instruments

16. Plants and Nature

The Farm and Farm Animals
Animals and Pets
Birds and Insects
Fish, Sea Animals, and Reptiles
Trees, Plants, and Flowers
Energy, Conservation, and the Environment
Natural Disasters

17. US Civics

Forms of Identification
U.S. Government
The Constitution and the Bill of Rights
Events in United States History
The Legal System
The United States and Canada
Mexico and Central America
South America
The World
Time Zones
Countries, Nationalities, and Languages
Numbers, Days of the Week, Months of the Year
Thematic Index