ECM/040/001M11 BBC NEW ENGLISH COURSE 1(UNITS 1-4) V0020131
BBC New English Course covers the skills of listening,
speaking, and reading for young adults and adults. The primary goal
of the course is to teach communicative competence--that is, the ability
to communicate in English according to the situation, purpose, and roles
of the participants.
ECM/040/001M11 BBC NEW ENGLISH
COURSE 2(UNITS 5-8
Units 41~44 contain three topics: travelogue, suggestion, differences among Canadian accents. Freshmen can also learn the grammar of future tense and the uses of modal auxiliaires such as "will," "must," "should," "can," "could," "may," "might," and "shall."
ECM/040/001M11 BBC NEW ENGLISH
COURSE 12( UNITS 45-48)
Units 85~88 tell about how to use indirect expression or understatement, how to compare one thing with another, and how the languages of world are divided into groups. The grammars of these four units include -ing forms, the uses of infinitive, statement + tag, and omissions after infinitive "to." Sophomores can learn special English in tourism, medicine, science and technology.
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Interactive Storytime Volume 2 collects three interesting fables: "The Milkmaid and Her Pail," "Belling the Cat," and "The Boy Who Cired Wolf." In the first story, we can learn one thing: "Don't count your chickens before they're hatched." The second story tells us how much easier it is to talk about doing something than it is to do it. The moral lesson of the third story is honesty is the best policy.
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The contents of Let's Talk in English (1) include many interesting subjects like thinking in English, bad habits, occupations, buying by mail, emotions, ways of making excuses, office talk, a job interview, etc. You can read the conversations with the teachers, choose the part you want to read your part of the story, then record your reading and compare it with the teachers, that will help your pronunciation. Try to guess the spelling of certain words, or try to match questions with the correct answers. This will make English more exciting for freshmen.
ECM/407/002B02 ¤j®a»¡^»y(2) V0001464
If you want to go abroad, Let's Talk in English (2) can provide assistance on your trip. This CD-ROM includes five parts: At a Travel Agency, Departure, On the Plane, In Transit, and Arrival. Each part contains several intersting conversations which are suitable for freshmen. You will learn how to make reservations for trips, how to check in, what will happen in airplane, how to go through the customs, etc.
U. S. A. Berkeley Toefl includes five sections: exam tips, exam section, volume control setting, score tracking, and practice section. You can be familiar with each detail of the process of Toefl exam. You can also take exams and practice sessions and answers. After finishing the practice section, you 'll get suggestions to improve your English ability.
Studio Classroom on CD-ROM (3) can teach you to use practical conversations to discuss the common expressions about "Are you sure?" "I apologize for..." "You're invited!" in different situations to express yourself. It also brings you to three famous cities: Geneva, Victoria Falls, and Calgary, and discusses food, marriage, freedom to help you understand each aspect of American culture. It keeps you abreast of world events in 1994. You can also listen to interesting idiom stories to relax yourself. Besides, exercises in this CD-ROM can help you test your ability of vocabulary and the understanding degree of the article. Sophomores can get more information about the world we live.
ECM/407/004D11 Family Album, U.S.A.:
The content of "The blind date" contains Vocabulary, Useful Language, Sentence Patterns, Everyday American Expressions, Video Dialogues and Tests. This CD-ROM creates lively dialogues to teach you how to ask for directions, how to excuse yourself, how to express concern, how to introduce a new idea in a conversation, etc.
ECM/407/005B02 ªÅ¤¤^»y±Ð«Ç(4) V0001468
The content of Studio Classroom on CD-ROM (4) includes five parts: Spotlight, Express Yourself, The American Way, Around the World 1994, and Idiom Story. You can learn about very different places--Portland, Paris, and Singapore. The three famous cities can give you a taste of other places, people, cultures and times. The three conversations: "Learn to give and take," "Changing Plans," and "Showing Sympathy" can teach you how to express yourself. This CD-ROM also "opens a window" on three American ways: Sports, Education, and Moral Values. There are idiom stories like "The Oddball," "The Retired Teacher," " The Royal Romance Riddle" and many articles about the world around you. Sophomores can learn what life is like from this CD-ROM.
ECM/407/006B02 ªÅ¤¤^»y±Ð«Ç(6) V0014454
In Studio Classroom on CD-ROM (6), you'll learn about places (St. Petersburg, Shanghai, Chicago), famous people (Tom Hanks, Lou Whittaker, Susan B. Anthony), current events, and American values and life styles. You'll also learn how to use tricky multi-word verbs. In the test section and vocabulary excercises, this CD-ROM also develops word games that will allow sophomores to easily build their vocabularies.
The content of Studio Classroom (7) is a fable called "Dusty Earns His Keep." You can learn verbs and common idioms from this English teaching radio program.
ECM/407/010B02 THE NEW KID ON THE BLOCK V0001471
Welcome to the world of Broderbund's Living Books. You and your child are about to experience a fun and fantastic learning environment where characters and objects come alive and bring a whole new dimension to storytelling. This CD-ROM collects seventeen poems written by Jack Prelutsky. You can select one of them and experience how children behave, think, and feel.
ECM/407/011B02 THE TORTOISE AND
This CD-ROM provides different ways to introduce yourself, express yourself, make a small talk, etc. When talking with a new acquaintance, limit your conversation to topics that are not personal. You might talk about where you are, what you're doing, the people you are with, the weather, home, occupation, family, etc. It will help freshmen make friends easily in their campus lives.
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This CD-ROM can teach you how to communicate between American Born Chinese (ABC) grandson and Chinese grandma. It also tells you the differences between the East and the West in cultural background, life styles, value judgmnet, etc. You can learn the advantages of the Eastern way and the Western way, and avoid the disadvantages of them.
ECM/407/016B02 ¥b²~¬ü»yÂô¤Ñ¤U-°µÓ¦n¥D¤H V0001477
This CD-ROM includes four sections--Welcome the Visitors, Dining Together, After Meal, and Table Manners. You can learn about how to prepare formal and informal dinner and how to participate in speech. If you want to eat out, it will teach you how to order from a variety of options, including full dinners and a la carte order, and how to pay your bill.
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Vacations can be a lot of fun when you do the planning. The most important question to answer when planning a vacation is "Where do you want to go?" Before answering, this CD-ROM can tell you much to consider: Weather, Money, Travel, and Activities. It also provides you with suggestions about the source of information, traffic tools, shopping, etc.
Culture and Liteature
ECM/040/002M11 A CHRISTMAS CAROL-A V0020155
ECM/040/003M11 WORLD LIBRARY'S STORIEES OF V0020156
Welcome to "World Library's Stories of Murder,
Mystery, Magic, Terror & More...!" You can easily and instantly
search through and retrieve all or any portion of the more than 171
titles or 22 authors or key words in this CD-ROM. World Library introduces
the author or work to those unfamiliar with a certain author or work.
It is not intended to be a complete summary of any particular work nor
a biographical sketch of any author. Sophomores and juniors can
read English and American stories written by Nathaniel Hawthorne, Edgar
Allan Poe, Joseph Conrad, Henry James, etc.
ECM/413/002B02 20TH CENTURY VIDEO ALMANAC- V0001469
OUR CENTURY IN DEPTH:
20th Century Video Almanac includes Timeline from 1890 to 1990, Historical Inscidents on This Day, and Where In the World. The headline news about politics, war, disasters, sports, people, science and technology can let you know what has happened in the world.
ECM/413/003B03 20TH CENTURY VIDEO
700 Arts ÃÀ³N --Window 95
FCM/700/001M11 Le Louvre
The Art Gallery CD-ROM disc contains hundreds of paintings that were created from the 13th century to the early 20th century by Western European artists such as Monet, Vermeer, and Titian in the National Gallery, a museum in London, England. If you enter the art world, you can see the unigue techniques of the great masters, explore artists' lives, and investigate the historical geographical and social contexts of this remarkable collection through articles that discuss all the important centers of art in western Europe.
FCM/780/001M11 History of Music-Through
History of Music--Through The Classical Period contains four parts: Origins and Overview, Middle Ages and Renaissance, The Baroque Era, and Through the Classiacl Period. It first introduces the music of ancient civilizations, i. e., Egyptian music, early Hebrew music, Greek music, and Christian music. The characteristics of music in Middle Ages and Renaissance are Sacred Melody (plainsong) and Secular Melody (troubadours). Opera was born at the Baroque era because of the revival of Greek drama. Bach and Handel were the two most important composers of the late Baroque.
FCM/780/002M11 History of Music-
History of Music-Romanticism to Contemporary includes four parts--Early Romanticism, Later Romanticism, Early 20th Century, and Into the '80s. The five general aspects of romanticism--individualism, emotionalism, subjectivity, favorite subjects, and nationalism--apply to the music of the 19th century. The 20th centruy represents a revolutionary period in the history of music. Composers reflect great scientific and technological advances.
FCM/780/003M11 History of Music-American
This CD-ROM contains four parts: The Roots of American Folk Music, Country Music, Black Flok Music, and Folk Music in History. U. S. A. is reflected folk culture by diverse immigrants groups. The roots of country music are suck deep in southern soil. The history of black folk music is also the African vocal tradition. Folk music can date from colonial time to Great Depression. In an age of dislocation and change, American folk songs give Americans a sense of their roots and help them to face the future.
History of Music-Music
This CD-ROM introduces three kinds of music:
Polynesian music, African music, and North American Indian music.
Polynesian music is largely vocal. The words are more important
than music effects. In "Black Africa," the interrelation between
communication and music is deeply influenced by the difference of languages
in Africa. The role of music in Indian life today like that of folk
music in the lives of other minority groups in U. S. A., a reminder
of the glories, and sorrows of the past, and a promise of hope for the
¥v¦a --History and Geography ==
History through Art-
Humanism, an important cultural force of the
Renaissance, meant a renewed interest in man, his environment, and in
the values and forms of classical Greece and Rome. With the interest
in man, art was fillled with portraits of individual people. The
man who best embodied the many ideals of the Renaissance was Leonardo
da Vinci. His paintings also illustrate Renaissnace man's love