ASIAN Geographic showcases the region's past, present and future in an intriguing way that not only entices readers but also informs and educates. As the region's leading geographical magazine, we have our fingers on the pulse of Asia, with award-winning contributors scouring the region to bring readers the most compelling stories and images. We cover cultural, geographical and social topics and encourage a positive understanding of issues to show how each of us can make a difference in the world – the power is in our hands.
Irreverent, charming, eminently quotable, this handbook—an eccentric etiquette guide for the human race—contains sixty-nine aphorisms, anecdotes, whimsical suggestions, maxims, and cautionary tales from Mark Twain's private and published writings. It dispenses advice and reflections on family life and public manners; opinions on topics such as dress, health, food, and childrearing and safety; and more specialized tips, such as those for dealing with annoying salesmen and burglars...
Engage teenagers intellectually and emotionally. It’s their world, keep it upbeat! Time to turn up the tempo and get your classes beating to a new rhythm. Students feel they are tapping into the future as they explore topics that reflect their lives and resonate with reality.
New Internationalist tackles today’s most challenging global issues, confronts inequality and injustice and reports on positive changes happening around the world. Well-known for writing about topics before they reach the wider media, it is an essential read for those who want to explore progressive ideas.
Taking the Floor: Oral Presentations in EFL Classrooms
This article discusses theoretical and practical aspects pertaining to oral presentations in the EFL (English as a Foreign Language) context. It discusses issues and proposes ideas concerning the advantages of presentations, types of presentations, ways of arranging presentations in the classroom, possible topics of presentations and sources of data and information obtained for the different topics, and ways of assessing presentations in the EFL classroom. However, the discussion also has implications for non-EFL contexts, including ESL, content-based language learning, and learning languages other than English.
Reading & Topic-Discussion Textbook Teen Talk is a Korean EFL reading & topic-discussion textboook for intermediate and advanced students. The book is a great source for any conversational class with challenging topics, vocabulary, short reading passage, comprehension exercises and follow-up questions and opinions excellent for discussion and debate. Various topics of the book will help the students improve their speaking ability in real situation.
This book begins with an examination of the numbers of women in physics in English-speaking countries, moving on to examine factors that affect girls and their decision to continue in science, right through to education and on into the problems that women in physics careers face. Looking at all of these topics with one eye on the progress that the field has made in the past few years, and another on those things that we have yet to address, the book surveys the most current research as it tries to identify strategies and topics that have significant impact on issues that women have in the field