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American English in Mind


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American English in Mind

American English in Mind is the American edition of the successful British course English in Mind. The American edition motivates teenage students of American English through thought-provoking reading, listening, speaking, and writing topics. Contemporary spoken American English is presented in realistic contexts with content-rich photostories and dialogues. The interleaved Teacher’s Editions provide step-by-step instructions for teachers along with supplemental material for multi-level classes. The Student’s Book DVD-ROM features stimulating grammar exercises, games, video, unit tests, Workbook audio, and selected Student’s Book audio. The videos feature the Student’s Book photostory characters and include a 'Videoke' function that allows students to record and hear their voices in portions of the video dialogues.

Key features

  • Thought-provoking, contemporary unit themes, topical readings, and Culture in Mind texts
  • Clear learning objectives with each unit and "Check your progress" pages every two units
  • Starter and Level 1 are appropriate entry points for absolute and false beginners of English
  • Contemporary visual appeal with photos and teen-centered photo stories
  • DVD-ROM with interactive exercises, audio resources, and video episodes.
  • Customizable test maker and additional worksheet resources on CD-ROM
  • Interleaved Teacher's Editions with lesson plans, answer keys for Student's Books and Workbooks, cultural information, and teaching tips by methodology expert Mario Rinvolucri.
  • Photocopiable grammar and communication activities available in Teacher’s Editions
  • Additional practice and reference material for grammar, vocabulary development and pronunciation in Student's Book appendices and in Workbooks.
  • Videos feature continuing characters in situations highlighting teens’ social and personal development.
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Herbert Puchta, Jeff Stranks, Peter Lewis-Jones, Richard Carter


Beginning – Intermediate

English Type

American English

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Review left for American English in Mind Level 2

Combo A with DVD-ROM
 24 February 2015

By carlitos7232
Full-time teacher

great for estudents and teacher, we need for interctive with parents in new language. thanks you

 23 October 2014

By Adrima
Full-time teacher

really good, thank you for all your help. It´s nice to know that you support us teachers.

 18 August 2014

By Kelly1715
Full-time teacher

It´s a good book for teaching and learning because of the vocabulary used

Review left for American English in Mind Level 3

Combo A with DVD-ROM
 17 July 2014

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Review left for American English in Mind Level 3

Student's Book with DVD-ROM
 17 July 2014

By sebas
Departmental Chair

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Review left for American English in Mind Level 3

 25 June 2014


i think this book is veryy good becuse have a good gra,mar an listening to practice the enanglish ejejjjejjjjjjjjjj jjjjjjjn

 9 April 2014

By javier01
Full-time teacher

This product is very good for teenagers and to learn English, Thanks

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