Possible answers may include: 1. Lesson C I've heard it's good. A make a mistake B do your best A make fun of Exercise 2 Dear Daphne, I'd rather not; I've got to Dear Miguel, 10u're going to have to; You'd better Dear Daphne, oughr to; I'd rather Bisa; beuer, you might want to W'1lrt! What band does Bono belong to? This strong emphasis on spoken interaction enables students to put new language to use immediately to communicate with their classmates. And camping was the coolesr. Possible answers may include: 1. Television was invented by John Logie Baird.
Do I need to know a lot about the Corpus to be able to teach with Touchstone? By identifying what language is essential to basic communication and what language allows us to speak clearly and precisely, corpus-informed materials can take learners to their goals more quickly and efficiently. I'm sorry I can't talk right now. I've been living in Mexico City for five years. I think 1'11take a nap! Lesson B Natural wonders pp. Possible answers may include: L Not really. Possible answers may include: 1. I eat a lot at lunch.
All the other students understand and learn to do things quickly but not me. How do people manage conversations effectively? Touchstone was written with the help of the corpus of North American English in the Cambridge International Corpus Corpus - a database that currently holds more than a billion words. I have some bad habits. My brothers have tried Vietnamese food once or twice. The cheapest place to go shopping is downtown.
I don't eat many vegetables. Brad and Gayle are having a party tonIght. Have, lost Exercise 3 L Did you try any new foods on your last vacation? Rai has a statue in Madame Tussaud's. I'm just going to my parents' house for dinner. My mother offered to pay for the course but only if I promise to get better grades in school! I think you should always study a foreign language.
No, I've never forgotten a friend's birthday. The Qattara Depression in Egypt's Sahara, one of the lowest points in Africa, is 133 meters below sea level. Exercise 3 Answers will vary. Oh, can I get anything to eat on the train? Possible answers may include: L I've got to make up my mind about a summer ~ 2. They always play their music loudly.
Exercise 4 Answers will vary. The Touchstone philosophy maintains that a successful course meets all of the following goals: 1. Can I teach the lessons in a unit out of order? Iwasn't supposed to go by mysel! Throughout the Student's Books you will see In conversation boxes, which give useful information about spoken grammar and vocabulary. I've always wanted to go on a roller coaster. Had he flown one before? Easy and enjoyable to teach, Touchstone is full of new and exciting ideas, offering a fresh approach to the teaching and learning of English.
F About 4,000 people live in Antarctica during the summer. The West Village has the nicest restaurants. What are the most common meanings and uses of aparticular grammar structure? How do you spell your name? Have you ever walked across a tightrope? I don't think anyone needs a new cell phoneevery 16 months. Students can thus take the initiative to improve their speaking and listening skills, working at their own pace. For example, how do people show that they are interested in a conversation and that they are listening? The spoken Corpus shows what tenses people use most frequently in conversation.
Who Wh o do you live with? When did you last buy yourself a treat? We used the Corpus to answer questions like these: What are the most frequent words and phrases in English? Answers to the questions will vary. Have you ever forgotten a friend's birthday? The most delicious pastries are sold at Ana's Bakery. Either one is fine with me. He gets along with them very well. Decide what kind of action or situation they ask about, and number them 1, 2, 3, or 4. Mark Pete It sure is. His wife used to do the grocery shopping.
Champagne is made in France. Then ask and answer the questions with a partner. What were you doing at this time yesterday? The Aboutyou icon points out some of these opportunities. He is going to go grocery shopping. Do you have anything in common with her? For longer courses, the Workbook provides additional learning tasks. Lesson A Healthy food pp. Had you eaten it before? The simple present, for example, is more common than the present continuous.