With just one question: "Did you learn English as what?" Will have thousands of different answers based on each person's learning experience. Some people practice their English skills by listening to music and watch foreign films, but also buried in the book with both a storehouse of infinite knowledge without knowing what are the stops. All these experiences are very useful but the important thing is to further develop their own habits to learn English every day - a simple task but it is very powerful in boosting your English ability ....
Talk a lot is a great new way ti learn spoken English,and quite a departure from the standard ELT course book.Instesd of spending hours reading and writing, students have the opportunity to engage in challenging and fun speaking and listening activities wwith their friends.On this course students learn how to think in English as well talk a lot
Communication is a vital part of our daily routines.
We sit in school and listen to teachers. We
read books and magazines. We talk to friends, watch
television, and communicate over the Internet.The workplace is no different. Experts tell us that 70-80 percent of uor working time is spent in some kind of communication.
What this book is about and how it can be used:
The existence of words is usually taken for granted by the speakers of a language. To
speak and understand a language means - among many other things - knowing the
words of that language. The average speaker knows thousands of words, and new
words enter our minds and our language on a daily basis. This book is about words.
More specifically, it deals with the internal structure of complex words, i.e. words
that are composed of more than one meaningful element....
Mobile and Wireless Communications have been one of the major revolutions of the late
twentieth century. We are witnessing a very fast growth in these technologies where mobile
and wireless communications have become so ubiquitous in our society and indispensable
for our daily lives. The relentless demand for higher data rates with better quality of services
to comply with state-of-the art applications has revolutionized the wireless communication
field and led to the emergence of new technologies such as Bluetooth, WiFi, Wimax, Ultra
✓ Tell the whole truth. ✓ Follow through and do what you say you'll do.
✓ Give your partner your full attention. ✓ Use appropriate body language. ✓ Let your spouse finish. ✓ Repeat what they said in your own words. ✓ Ask questions.
Share Your Hopes and Dreams
✓ Discuss a goal you'd like to achieve in the future. ✓ Talk about ways you can accomplish it together.
Testing & Teaching: closely related
- devices to reinforce learning & motivate Ss
- means of assessing Ss’ lang. performance
Tests focusing on daily communication useful effects on learning
Good communicative tests+ effects: learning, teaching & learning habits
The line at Starbucks. The movies. The Internet. Even the dry cleaners... there are dozens of opportunites to seize the date, but millions of lonely singles pass them by!
David Wygant shows readers just how easy it can be to overcome fear and meet new people in their daily routines. David explains the three simple steps to getting a date with ease: being prepared, being aware, and making contact.
This course is based on years of linguistic research and has produced dramatic results for thousands of individuals around the globe. It is designed to help you sound “more American” for oral presentations, interviews, teaching, business situations, telephone conversations and general daily communication
There are many DSP applications that are used in our daily lives, some of which have been introduced in previous chapters. DSP algorithms, such as random number generation, tone generation and detection, echo cancellation, channel equalization, noise reduction, speech and image coding, and many others can be found in a variety of communication systems. In this chapter, we will introduce some selected DSP applications in communications that played an important role in the realization of the systems.
We have witnessed significant advances in multimedia research and applications due to
the rapid increase in digital media, computing power, communication speed, and storage
capacity. Multimedia has become an indispensable aspect in contemporary daily life,
and we can feel its presence in many applications ranging from online multimedia search,
Internet Protocol Television (IPTV), and mobile multimedia, to social media.
It would be fair to say that we've all encountered at least one difficult person during the course of our daily job in our social lives or even at home. It's frustrating enough when these are people that we deal with casually, but even worse when they are members of our family or twice as worse if it's our boss.
As robots move from the factory and into the daily lives of men, women, and children
around the world, it is becoming increasingly clear that the skills they will require are vastly
different from the majority of skills with which they were programmed in the 20th century.
In fact, it would appear that many of these skills will center on the challenge of interacting
with humans, rather than with machine parts or other robots.
Optical devices in communication and computation have a significant impact on our daily life, although we may not even be aware of their existence, as in case of inter-continent fiber cables that connect people around the world, making it a global village. Novel nanoscale structures have demonstrated a wide range of unique features; therefore have became a hot research topic. Not only that the novel structural materials are used in biomedical therapy, but also the nature inspires the design of innovative optical structures....
Many exciting impacts on our daily life are shortly anticipated due to recent advances
in wireless communication networks that enable real-time multimedia services to be
provided via mobile broadband Internet on a wide variety of terminal devices. The
trend is mainly driven by the evolution of wireless networks and advanced wireless
information and communication technology (ICT).
Chance events are commonplace in our daily lives. Every day we face situations where the result is uncertain, and, perhaps without realizing it, we guess about the likelihood of one outcome or another. Fortunately, mastering the concepts of probability can cast new light on situations where randomness and chance appear to rule. In this fully revised second edition of Understanding Probability, the reader can learn about the world of probability in an appealing way.
E-tribes or virtual communities: whatever one
chooses to call them, at least one thing seems assured.
With 51 per cent of Internet users using the Web
daily, and exponential global growth rates for new
users, prodigious growth in the quantity, interests,
and influence of virtual communities is guaranteed.
Unlikely to replace physical encounters, or information
from traditional media, online interactions
are becoming an important supplement to social and
Lecture Chapter 1: Introduction to language testing presented testing & Teaching: closely related Tests: - devices to reinforce learning & motivate Ss - means of assessing Ss’ lang. performance Tests focusing on daily communication useful effects on learning Good communicative tests + effects: learning, teaching & learning habits
Routing is an essential element of all but the smallest data communications networks. At one level,
routing and the configuration of routers are quite simple. But as internetworks grow in size and
complexity, routing issues can become at once both large and subtle. Perversely, perhaps, I am
grateful for the difficult problems large-scale routing can present—as a network systems consultant,
these problems are my bread and butter. Without them, the phrase "You want fries with that?" could
be an unfortunate part of my daily vocabulary....