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This series covers topics of practical classroom-cantered interest for English language teachers. Written in clearly comprehensible terms, each book offers soundly conceived practical approaches to classroom instruction, firmly grounded in current pedagogical research.

The series comprises of the following titles:

Tips for Teaching Listening introduces contemporary research and specific techniques for teaching listening. Topics include the listening processes, skills, text types, academic listening, course planning, and assessment.

Tips for Teaching Pronunciation shows English language teachers how to teach the North American sound system.  This practical reference book provides practical tips, clear explanations, diagrams, and sample classroom activities.   Each chapter covers one of the five main areas of pronunciation -- vowels, consonants, stress, rhythm, and intonation. The companion audio CD in the text provides listening material for select activities.

Tips for Teaching Culture provides research and practical techniques for teaching intercultural communication.  Topics include language, nonverbal communication, identity, culture shock, cross-cultural adjustment, traditional ways of teaching culture and social responsibility.

Tis for Teaching with CALL introduces English language teachers to computer-assisted language learning, or CALL. This practical reference book links specific techniques for using CALL with contemporary CALL research. The book and companion CD-ROM clearly demonstrate why and how to use CALL to teach vocabulary, grammar, reading, writing, listening, speaking, communication skills, and content-based language.

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