Making your language-learning dreams come true! When you need a new look or a house renovation, where do you turn? To a makeover team of course (in these days of reality shows)! So why not makeover your language skills in the same way? "Makeover Your Spanish in Just 3 Weeks!" will help you smarten up your vocabulary and grammar. Even if you are new to the language, this program will transform you from language wallflower to conversation head-turner. You'll follow learners Annie and Todd as they enjoy the expert guidance of the Make Over team, who bring their skills and personalities into play. In each 'episode' the team first prepares their students (and you) for the practical task they have to undertake, whether it be buying a train ticket or changing an unsuitable hotel room, getting around town or speed dating! Through these exercises you will learn key vocabulary, expressions and structures, as well as helpful learning strategies, while 'making over' common mistakes and frequently held misconceptions about the language and culture. This program includes: a full-color book that provides engaging graphics, appealingly presented vocabulary, structures; and, 16 detachable Memory Cards with handy words, expressions, and key verbs from the Make Over team for on-the-go learning. An audio CD with key vocabulary, expressions, and cultural guidelines from the Make Over team. As an enhanced CD, the audio files are also available in MP3 format, for easy download to computer or iPod.
Aimee Goddard is an experienced language teacher at college level.
Luc Nisset is an experienced author and illustrator of language-learning titles.
Meet the Spanish Makeover Team Meet the Makeover Students 1: Spanish Fear Factor 2: Project Runway & Railway 3: Meal or No Meal 4: Big Brother, Little Sister 5: Extreme Makeover, Housework Edition 6: Is the Price Right? 7: The Spanish Apprentice 8: Cell Phone Survivor: Madrid 9: Health Improvement 10: Life Swap So You Think You Can Advance? Index 16 Detachable Memory Cards