Catalogue


Nuevos horizontes : lengua, conversación y literatura /
Graciela Ascarrunz Gilman, Nancy Levy-Konesky, Karen Daggett.
imprint
Hoboken, NJ : John Wiley & Sons, c2006.
description
xxii, 531 p. : ill. (chiefly col.), col. maps ; 26 cm.
ISBN
0471475971 (pbk. : alk. paper), 9780471475972 (pbk. : alk. paper)
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imprint
Hoboken, NJ : John Wiley & Sons, c2006.
isbn
0471475971 (pbk. : alk. paper)
9780471475972 (pbk. : alk. paper)
general note
Includes index.
Rev. ed. of: Horizontes : repaso y conversación. 5. ed. c2005.
catalogue key
6921948
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Summaries
Main Description
This book offers a cultural, conversational, and reading-based Intermediate Spanish teaching tool that will successfully take readers from at-home practice to functioning in a Spanish-speaking community.  Using practical applications and cultural readings, and enforcing rich conversation practice throughout, Nuevos horizontes provides readers with the tools they need to communicate effectively in the Spanish-speaking world.
Main Description
Este libro es el apoyo necesario para toda aquella persona que necesite aprender a comunicarse en el idioma español. En él encontrará la enseñanza del idioma desde una completa perspectiva ya sea, en la información cultural y en las conversaciones que pueda llevar a cabo en el mundo hispanohablante, respondiendo con esto tanto a las necesidades como a las dudas que pueda tener con respecto a la forma adecuada de comunicarse. Este volumen está enfocado en la enseñanza del idioma español intermedio y el aprendizaje se podrá efectuar en la comodidad del hogar, ya que las lecturas que se facilitan son puntuales y a la vez muy prácticas para ir adquiriendo la capacidad de hablar español de una manera efectiva y exitosa.
Main Description
This book offers a cultural, conversational, and reading-based Intermediate Spanish teaching tool that will successfully take readers from at-home practice to functioning in a Spanish-speaking community. Using practical applications and cultural readings, and enforcing rich conversation practice throughout, Nuevos horizontes provides readers with the tools they need to communicate effectively in the Spanish-speaking world.
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This is a cultural, conversational, and reading-based intermediate Spanish teaching tool that will successfully take readers from at-home practice to functioning in a Spanish-speaking community.
Long Description
"Cambiar de horizontes, cambiar de m'todo de vida y de atmosfera, es provechoso a la salud y a la inteligencia." --Gustavo Adolfo B'cquer (Spanish Poet, 1836-1868)When you change your horizons, you change your way of looking at the world. With Nuevos horizontes, you can open up new worlds and develop your ability to read, write, listen, and speak in Spanish. Featuring grammar, culture, and literary readings in one unified presentation, this complete Intermediate Spanish program will guide you through Hispanic culture as you learn the language and interact with the Spanish-speaking world.Features Presents grammar explanations entirely in Spanish and in interesting cultural contexts. A fully integrated cultural component features readings of varying lengths, current events, and the latest trends in Spanish-speaking countries. A variety of activities support the thematic and functional vocabulary presentations. Includes task-based communicative exercises and activities, and suggestions for involvement in Latino communities, both real and virtual. Writing activities help students express themselves correctly and creatively. Authentic reading materials expose students to real language, helping them to read at higher levels. The complete Nuevos horizontes program: Workbook/Lab Manual (ISBN: 0-471-47598-X) Lab Audio CDs (ISBN: 0-471-76893-6) Videos on DVD (ISBN: 0-471-76993-2) Companion Website (Internet activities and online quizzes) Instructor's Resource Manual (ISBN: 0-471-76994-0)
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"Cambiar de horizontes, cambiar de m_todo de vida y de atm sfera, es provechoso a la salud y a la inteligencia." --Gustavo Adolfo B_cquer (Spanish Poet, 1836-1868) When you change your horizons, you change your way of looking at the world. With Nuevos horizontes, you can open up new worlds and develop your ability to read, write, listen, and speak in Spanish. Featuring grammar, culture, and literary readings in one unified presentation, this complete Intermediate Spanish program will guide you through Hispanic culture as you learn the language and interact with the Spanish-speaking world. Features Presents grammar explanations entirely in Spanish and in interesting cultural contexts. A fully integrated cultural component features readings of varying lengths, current events, and the latest trends in Spanish-speaking countries. A variety of activities support the thematic and functional vocabulary presentations. Includes task-based communicative exercises and activities, and suggestions for involvement in Latino communities, both real and virtual. Writing activities help students express themselves correctly and creatively. Authentic reading materials expose students to real language, helping them to read at higher levels. The complete Nuevos horizontes program: Workbook/Lab Manual (ISBN: 0-471-47598-X) Lab Audio CDs (ISBN: 0-471-76893-6) Videos on DVD (ISBN: 0-471-76993-2) Companion Website (Internet activities and online quizzes) Instructor's Resource Manual (ISBN: 0-471-76994-0)
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"Cambiar de horizontes, cambiar de m todo de vida y de atm sfera, es provechoso a la salud y a la inteligencia." --Gustavo Adolfo B cquer (Spanish Poet, 1836-1868) When you change your horizons, you change your way of looking at the world. With Nuevos horizontes, you can open up new worlds and develop your ability to read, write, listen, and speak in Spanish. Featuring grammar, culture, and literary readings in one unified presentation, this complete Intermediate Spanish program will guide you through Hispanic culture as you learn the language and interact with the Spanish-speaking world. Features Presents grammar explanations entirely in Spanish and in interesting cultural contexts. A fully integrated cultural component features readings of varying lengths, current events, and the latest trends in Spanish-speaking countries. A variety of activities support the thematic and functional vocabulary presentations. Includes task-based communicative exercises and activities, and suggestions for involvement in Latino communities, both real and virtual. Writing activities help students express themselves correctly and creatively. Authentic reading materials expose students to real language, helping them to read at higher levels. The complete Nuevos horizontes program: Workbook/Lab Manual (ISBN: 0-471-47598-X) Lab Audio CDs (ISBN: 0-471-76893-6) Videos on DVD (ISBN: 0-471-76993-2) Companion Website (Internet activities and online quizzes) Instructor's Resource Manual (ISBN: 0-471-76994-0)
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"Cambiar de horizontes, cambiar de m_todo de vida y de atmósfera, es provechoso a la salud y a la inteligencia." --Gustavo Adolfo B_cquer (Spanish Poet, 1836-1868)When you change your horizons, you change your way of looking at the world. With Nuevos horizontes, you can open up new worlds and develop your ability to read, write, listen, and speak in Spanish. Featuring grammar, culture, and literary readings in one unified presentation, this complete Intermediate Spanish program will guide you through Hispanic culture as you learn the language and interact with the Spanish-speaking world.Features Presents grammar explanations entirely in Spanish and in interesting cultural contexts. A fully integrated cultural component features readings of varying lengths, current events, and the latest trends in Spanish-speaking countries. A variety of activities support the thematic and functional vocabulary presentations. Includes task-based communicative exercises and activities, and suggestions for involvement in Latino communities, both real and virtual. Writing activities help students express themselves correctly and creatively. Authentic reading materials expose students to real language, helping them to read at higher levels.The complete Nuevos horizontes program: Workbook/Lab Manual (ISBN: 0-471-47598-X) Lab Audio CDs (ISBN: 0-471-76893-6) Videos on DVD (ISBN: 0-471-76993-2) Companion Website (Internet activities and online quizzes) Instructor's Resource Manual (ISBN: 0-471-76994-0)
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"Cambiar de horizontes, cambiar de método de vida y de atmosfera, es provechoso a la salud y a la inteligencia." --Gustavo Adolfo Bécquer (Spanish Poet, 1836-1868) When you change your horizons, you change your way of looking at the world. With Nuevos horizontes, you can open up new worlds and develop your ability to read, write, listen, and speak in Spanish. Featuring grammar, culture, and literary readings in one unified presentation, this complete Intermediate Spanish program will guide you through Hispanic culture as you learn the language and interact with the Spanish-speaking world. Features Presents grammar explanations entirely in Spanish and in interesting cultural contexts. A fully integrated cultural component features readings of varying lengths, current events, and the latest trends in Spanish-speaking countries. A variety of activities support the thematic and functional vocabulary presentations. Includes task-based communicative exercises and activities, and suggestions for involvement in Latino communities, both real and virtual. Writing activities help students express themselves correctly and creatively. Authentic reading materials expose students to real language, helping them to read at higher levels. The complete Nuevos horizontes program: Workbook/Lab Manual (ISBN: 0-471-47598-X) Lab Audio CDs (ISBN: 0-471-76893-6) Videos on DVD (ISBN: 0-471-76993-2) Companion Website (Internet activities and online quizzes) Instructor's Resource Manual (ISBN: 0-471-76994-0)
Table of Contents
Preface
Encantada de conocerlo!
Vamos a hacer las maletas
Como son los estudios en tu pais?
Qu? grande es tu familia!
Cerramos el trato?
Cuide su salud!
Conoces mi ciudad?
Hispanoam?rica: Qu? diversidad! Puerto Rico
Hoy nos vamos de pachanga!
Como consigo la informacion?
Ap?ndices
Vocabulario
Indice
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