Computer-assisted linguistic tasks as an integral part of English language coursebook
Machine-translation tasks to be used for 2-3-year university students of non-linguistic specialities
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Vera Wang's colorful 'LSD trip'
Sep. 14 - Designer Vera Wang mingles transparency and tailoring, contrasting white with psychedelic colors to give her Spring 2012 runway the feeling of a slightly refined "LSD trip" at Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week in New York. Elly Park reports.
What is Yellow Journalism
This two minute video provides an overview of this topic with the emphasis on how the Hearst Chain started this trend. There isn't any reference to the Spanish American War in the video.
Virtual Maths - Numbers, 2D Triangle simulation tool
Diagram and formulas for are and volume of 2D shapes
The History of Baseball Opening Day
This two minute video explains some of the history of the opening day of the baseball season and some of the decisions that go into it. Narration by students with just a few specific facts, but most students will not be able to relate to the names.
Upper Intermediate Lesson S1 #17 - How Radical is Your Spanish?
Your son thinks he is so smart just because he has been learning Spanish in school. Every day he comes home with a new group of Spanish words to try out on you. But what your son doesn’t know is that you have been studying Spanish every night with SpanishPod101 after he goes to bed [...]
All Summer In A Day, Part 1
This video is based on a short story by Ray Bradbury. It has a futuristic setting where students live on a rainy planet and long for the sun to visit. Everything is dull and grey with the exception of one little girl who remembers what the beauty and warmth of the sun felt like on Earth. This video could be used by students to create numerous writing activities: (1) compare/contrast paragraphs (2) prediciting outcomes (3) creative writing, etc. (09:55)
Selay Kouassi on Water as a Tool for Peace in Ivory Coast
Pulitzer Center grantee Selay Kouassi introduces his forthcoming reporting on how water is used as a tool of peace and war in Ivory Coast. He is part of a Pulitzer Center team of six journalists investigating water and sanitation in West Africa.
An Interview with a Master Storyteller
This video contains a student's interview with JeHann Clements, a well-known storyteller, at the Hans Christian Anderson statue in Central Park. Mr. Clements describes the characteristics of a good story: a strong beginning, middle, and end, along with a good message. ( 4:23)
6.3 The psychology of risk Within the psychological paradigm there is a different starting point for understanding risk. In financial economic accounts, risk is generally regarded as a combination of the expected magnitude of loss or gain and the variability of that expected outcome. Human perception of risk works rather differently. There are two other important components of risk that influence our perceptions: the fear factor – how much we dread the potential outcome – and the control factor
Within the psychological paradigm there is a different starting point for understanding risk. In financial economic accounts, risk is generally regarded as a combination of the expected magnitude of loss or gain and the variability of that expected outcome. Human perception of risk works rather differently. There are two other important components of risk that influence our perceptions: the fear factor – how much we dread the potential outcome – and the control factor
Article :: Object Styles in Adobe InDesign CS4
Text isn’t the only element that makes up an InDesign layout, nor is it the only asset in a project to which you can assign multiple attributes. Frames, shapes, and strokes—collectively known as objects—potentially have at least as many attributes as text.
Foundations and Concrete - Quiz
Pupils will; know terms relating to foundations, understand the key principles of foundation design and the use of concrete, revise the material.
Main Meals with Mince
Student worksheet to be completed after a practical lesson to reinforce the key features of minced meat as an ingredient in main meals.
Oefensite Nederlands : Spelling, woordleer, zinsleer & NT2 Op deze site vind je theorie en oefeningen Nederlands:
Op deze site vind je theorie en oefeningen Nederlands:
Course provides undergraduate students with an in-depth exploration of energy policy development, implementation, and assessment at multiple governmental and corporate scales. The course utilizes contemporary real-world problems and actions to provide students context for the drivers, frameworks, and assumptions of energy policy.
Putin & Resurgent Russia, Implications for the U.S.
CNN foreign affairs correspondent Jill Dougherty sits down with Ellison Center Director Scott Radnitz to discuss the role of a resurgent Russia and implications for the US at UW's Kane Hall. Dougherty was the CNN Moscow bureau chief from 1997 to 2005, but actively covered events in Russia and the former Soviet Union both before and after that appointment. Her reporting history includes the post-Soviet economic transition, violence in Chechnya and the imprisonment of Yukos Oil founder, Mikhail K
How To Become A Social Worker
This one minute video offers a short look at what a social worker does and some of the requirements. No narration.
Noose tightens around Gaddafi strongholds
Sept. 10 - Fighters loyal to Libya's transitional government launch attacks on the few remaining Gaddafi strongholds. Andrew Raven reports.