30-Day No-Hassle Returns
We guarantee your satisfaction on every purchase or rental with a full refund within 30 days of your purchase date.
Fast Customer Service
If you need help, our friendly customer service team is here to help!
The Best Prices on Textbook Rentals, Guaranteed
You can shop with confidence with the best rental prices at ValoreBooks.com. If you find a lower priced rental, we will match it.
 
You can save by renting this book!
Academic Listening Strategies A Guide to Understanding Lectures
Academic Listening Strategies A Guide to Understanding Lectures
Rent It
$19.95
RENT IT
0 items in your cart

Academic Listening Strategies A Guide to Understanding Lectures

Author: 


ISBN-13: 

9780472031443


ISBN: 

0472031449


Pub Date: 
Publisher:  Univ of Michigan Pr
Summary: Academic Listening Strategiesoffers additional listening comprehension practice and strategies for understanding lectures for students who are currently enrolled in a college or university. The exercises in this text, together with the lectures and short talks on the accompanying DVDs, will provide students with many opportunities to practice effective listening strategies. Unit 1 begins with a diagnostic exercise to... help students identify areas of lecture comprehension that may be most difficult for them. In Unit 2, students are introduced to some key bottom-up features (sound or word-level patterns) in everyday speech and given helpful strategies to begin unscrambling the stream of language that they will encounter in lectures. Unit 3 gives students a detailed look at common patterns in lectures and presents additional strategies that will help them to understand definitions, opinions, and jokes. By the end of the book, students will gain the skills necessary to: " Prepare for lectures " Listen more effectively during lectures " Recognize what information may have been missed " Compensate for missed information with methods other than reading and rereading the assigned texts. The video component includes four entire lectures, as well as several lecture segments and shorter informal talks. Also included are short audio selections of academic speech from the Michigan Corpus of Academic Spoken English (MICASE). All selections demonstrate actual and authentic speech in university lectures. All in all, more than 4 hours of listening material is offered on the three DVDs. Three DVDs are packaged with the book: DVD 1 includes Units 1 and 2; DVD 2 includes Unit 3; DVD 3 includes the Additional Practice Unit.

Salehzadeh, Julia is the author of Academic Listening Strategies A Guide to Understanding Lectures, published 2005 under ISBN 9780472031443 and 0472031449. Two hundred twenty nine Academic Listening Strategies A Guide to Understanding Lectures textbooks are available for sale on ValoreBooks.com, one hundred twelve used from the cheapest price of $7.23, or buy new starting at $16.39.
 [read more]

Marketplace Prices
113 New from $16.39 112 Used from $7.23 4 Rental from $19.95
  • Rent $19.95
  • Used $7.23
  • New $16.39
$19.95 $3.95 Shipping
List Price
$45.00
Discount
55% off
You Save
$25.05
4 left in stock at this price
Academic Listening Strategies A Guide to Understanding Lectures Rental Terms
Due Date: 08/23/14
How do textbook rentals work?
Item Details
Condition: Used - Very Good Renter: Renter Rating: (851) 90%
Recommended Seller
Ships From: Little Rock, AR Shipping: Standard, Expedited Comments: RENTAL: Supplemental materials are not guaranteed (access codes, DVDs, workbooks). Supplemental materials (access codes, DVDs, etc.) are not guaranteed with this book.
30 Day Money Back Guarantee Learn More
Price + Shipping
Condition
Details
Recommended
$19.95
+ $3.95 shipping
Rental
Very Good
  • Term:
  • Due Date:
    08/23/14
Rental Steps How Does the Rental Process Work?
Rentals
(4 from $19.95)  Supplemental materials are not guaranteed for rentals
$19.95
+ $3.95 shipping
Rental
Very Good
  • Term:
  • Due Date:
    08/23/14
Rental Steps How Does the Rental Process Work?
Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780472031443


ISBN: 0472031449


Pub Date:
Publisher: Univ of Michigan Pr
www.ValoreBooks.com has some of the lowest prices for cheap Academic Listening Strategies A Guide to Understanding Lectures rentals, or new and used condition books ready for you to buy.
Where's My Stuff?
Shipping & Returns