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Longman English Interactive 3 & 4

Longman English Interactive 3 & 4

Longman English Interactive 3 & 4 CD-ROM for Windows
Longman English Interactive is a four-level, video based, integrated-skills software program. Students work with contemporary and engaging video, audio, animations, and extensive practice activities to develop essential skills. Longman English Interactive 3 is for intermediate learners and Longman English Interactive 4 is for high intermediate learners. For beginners, please see Longman English Interactive 1 & 2.

 


Overview

Available Languages:
English
Target Audience:
Level 3 - Intermediate, Level 4 - High Intermediate
Levels:
Intermediate Levels
Methodology:
Speaking, listening, grammar, vocabulary, pronunciation, reading and writing.
Technology: Video, audio, animations, and extensive practice activities
Scope:
Interactive program for global communication

 


About Longman English Interactive 3 & 4

Longman English Interactive is an interactive program for global communication. The program is available as a CD-ROM for Windows, but is also available as a network version.

Longman English Interactive 3 is for intermediate learners and Longman English Interactive 4 is for high intermediate learners. For information about Longman English Interactive for beginners, please go to our Longman English Interactive 1 & 2 page.

Longman English Interactive 3 & 4 was designed by Michael Rost and Marjorie Fuchs.

Features of Level 3 & Level 4

  • Course material is based on an exciting video drama involving an aspiring journalist and a sports star accused of accepting a bribe.
  • Students develop skills in speaking, listening, grammar, vocabulary, pronunciation, reading and writing.
  • Role-plays with video characters engage learners and create realistic dialogue practice.
  • A unique pronunciation feature uses animation to help learners focus on word/sentence stress and intonation patterns.
  • Animated grammar explanations illustrate how grammar works.
  • Culture Notes help learners understand cultural differences and learn new language within a broader social context.
  • Native language support in nine languages for Instructions, the Orientation, Culture Notes, video and audio transcripts, and Help.
  • Each level offers 100 hours of instruction, and is available in both American and British English.

Course Syllabus & Teacher's Guides

To learn more about Longman English Interactive 3 & 4, you can view the Course Syllabus and a sample of the Teacher's Guide as pdf documents.

Course Syllabus English Interactive 3
Course Syllabus English Interactive 4
Teacher's Guide Sample English Interactive 3
Teacher's Guide Sample English Interactive 4

You need to have Acrobat Reader installed on your computer to be able to view the document. If you do not have it, please download a free copy of Adobe Acrobat Reader.

Core Curriculum

Longman English Interactive has a carefully designed core curriculum, with Integrated Skills Development, Learner Support, Assessment, and a "Virtual Tutor".

Integrated Skills Development

  • Listening
  • Speaking
  • Grammar
  • Pronunciation
  • Reading
  • Writing
  • Vocabulary

Learner Support

  • Individualized Practice & Feedback
  • Automated Error Correction
  • Native Language Support

Assessment

  • Detailed Progress Reports
  • Pre- and Post-Test, Unit Tests
  • End-of-Level Tests

"Virtual Tutor"

  • A variety of special support features guide students in their learning. Learn more about the Virtual Tutor.

Levels

Level 3: Intermediate

Level 3 is organized into three four-unit modules. Course material is based on an exciting video drama involving an aspiring journalist and a sports star accused of accepting a bribe. Students develop real-world communication strategies, including how to:

  • Make social plans
  • Respond to news
  • Propose an idea
  • Express certainty and uncertainty
  • Ask follow-up questions
  • Ask for and give opinions

Level 4: High Intermediate

Level 4 is organized into three four-unit modules. It continues the video drama from Level 3 to help students to perfect their language skills. Learners participate in activities related to everyday life and work situations, including how to:

  • Show skepticism and sarcasm
  • End a conversation
  • Identify problems and suggest solutions
  • Suggest a course of action
  • Talk about intentions
  • Give and accept compliments

Suggested Student Texts

A Communication Companion Student Book is available for each level of the course.

The books have been especially designed to provide opportunities for the teacher to incorporate in-class activities into the program. Extensive pair, small group and whole class practice highlight the key teaching points in the online course.


System Requirements

  • Windows 98/XP/2000 with Service Pack 2 (or higher), or Windows NT 4.0 with Service Pack 5 (or higher)
  • Non-English Windows 2000 systems require the Professional Edition
  • Pentium II processor 400+ MHz
  • 64+ MB RAM (128 MB recommended)
  • 16-bit graphics card
  • Monitor resolution of 800 x 600 or higher
  • Sound card, microphone, and speakers (Microphones plugged into USB ports are not supported.)
  • 10X CD-ROM drive
  • Internet Explorer 5.0 or higher (Internet Explorer 5.5 or higher recommended) (Note: Netscape and AOL browser software are not supported.)
  • Macromedia's Flash 5 (or higher) and Shockwave 8 (or higher), Apple's QuickTime 5 (or higher), and Sun's Java 1.4.1 (or higher) plug-ins. (Note: If your computer does not have these plug-ins, they will be installed automatically when you install the course.)
  • Adobe Acrobat Reader 4.0 (or higher) software
  • Floppy disk drive (for saving student data) (Lab Workstation Version only)
  • 10Mbps (or faster) local area network (LAN) (required for Network Version only)

Pricing & Options

If you need a quote for more than 5 users, please contact us and we will be happy to help you out.

*Please Note That We Cannot Ship Outside of the USA for this product.

Title
ISBN
Media Type
Part #
Price
Purchase Online
English Interactive Level 3 - Communication Companion 9780131843455 Book #7915 $19.07
English Interactive Level 3 - Am Eng - SINGLE USER 9780131430709 CD-ROM PC #7914 $705.25
English Interactive Level 3 - PACK: 5 9780131430631 CD-ROM PC #6708 $2725.50

 

Title
ISBN
Media Type
Part #
Price
Purchase Online
English Interactive Communication Companion - Level 4 9780131843479 Book #7918 $19.07
English Interactive Level 4 - Am Eng - SINGLE USER 9780131430716 CD-ROM PC #8006 $705.25
English Interactive Level 4 - PACK: 5 9780131430648 CD-ROM PC #6714 $2725.50

*Please Note That We Cannot Ship Outside of the USA for Longman English Interactive.

If you need a quote for more than 5 users, please contact us and we will be happy to help you out.


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