Textbooks for Spring 2020 Academic English

New students are required to purchase their books at the Syracuse University Bookstore. No exceptions! Textbooks and dictionaries are required in class the second day of term: Tuesday, January 14. Except for dictionaries, used books are NOT allowed.

Returning students who wish to purchase their books early may do so on-line provided they are guaranteed delivery before the start of the semester. If you opt to do so, be sure you are using the ISBN numbers provided.

Optional for all courses:

Oxford Basic American Dictionary for Learners of English with CD-ROM (2011). Oxford: Oxford University Press. ISBN: 9780194399692

Longman Advanced American Dictionary with Access Code (2nd ed.). (2007). White Plains, NY: Pearson Longman. ISBN: 9781447913139

 

Academic English: Pre Level 1

Accuracy

  • Fuchs, M., Bonner, M., Schoenberg, I., Westheimer, M., & Maurer, J. (2017). Focus on Grammar 1 with Essential Online Resources. Hoboken, NJ: Pearson Education. ISBN: 9780134583273
  • Optional: (2011). Oxford Basic American Dictionary w/Cd Rom. Oxford, England: Oxford University Press. ISBN: 9780194399692

Oral Communication

  • Adelson-Goldstein, J., & Shapiro, N. (2016). Oxford picture dictionary (3rd ed.). New York, NY, USA: Oxford University Press. ISBN: 9780194505291
  • Grant, L., & Yu, E. E. (2017). Well said intro: pronunciation for clear communication (2nd ed.). Boston, MA: National Geographic Learning, a part of Cengage Learning. ISBN: 9781305641426
  • McClure, K., & Vargo, M. (2015). Q: Skills for Success Listening and Speaking Intro (2nd ed.). New York, NY: Oxford University Press. ISBN: 9780194818070

Textual Communication

  • Adelson-Goldstein, J., & Shapiro, N. (2017). Oxford Picture Dictionary Low Beginning Workbook (3rd ed.). New York: Oxford University Press. ISBN: 9780194511247
  • Butler, L. (2017). Longman Academic Writing Series 1 w/ Essential Online Resources (2nd ed.). Hoboken, NJ: Pearson Education, Inc ISBN: 9780134663340
  • Chase, R. T., Johannsen, K. L., & Bohlke, D. (2015). Reading explorer foundations with online component. Boston, MA: National Geographic Learning. ISBN: 9781305254503

Academic English: Level 1

Accuracy

  • Azar, B. S., & Hagen, S. A. (2014). Azar Basic English grammar: with essential online resources. Hoboken, NJ: Pearson Education. ISBN: 9780134656588
  • Optional: (2011). Oxford Basic American Dictionary w/Cd Rom. Oxford, England: Oxford University Press. ISBN: 9780194399692

Oral Communication

  • Adelson-Goldstein, J., & Shapiro, N. (2016). Oxford picture dictionary (3rd ed.). New York, NY, USA: Oxford University Press. ISBN: 9780194505291
  • Lane, L. (2012). Focus on Pronunciation 1 w/ Classroom CDs(3rd ed.). Pearson Education. ISBN: 9780133046861
  • Sarosy, P. (2013). Lecture ready 1: strategies for academic listening and speaking(2nd ed.). New York: Oxford University Press. ISBN: 9780194417273

Textual Communication

  • Hogue, A., & Bixby, J. (2017). Longman Academic Writing 2 w/ Essential Online Resources(3rd ed.). Hoboken, NJ: Pearson. ISBN: 9780134663333
  • Sanabria, K. (2017). Longman Academic Reading 2 w/ Essential Online Resources. Hoboken, NJ: Pearson Education. ISBN: 9780134663388

Academic English: Level 2

Accuracy 

  • Azar, B. S. (2017). Azar Fundamentals Of English Grammar W/MyEnglishLab. Place of publication not identified: Allyn & Bacon. ISBN: 9780134656564
  • Optional: (2013). Longman advanced American dictionary w/ access code. Harlow, England: Pearson Education Ltd. ISBN: 9781447913139

Oral Communication

  • Lane, L. (2012). Focus on Pronunciation 2 w/ Classroom CDs (3rd ed.). Pearson Education ISBN: 9780133046830
  • Sarosy, P., & Sherak, K. (2013). Lecture ready 2.(2nd ed.). New York, NY: Oxford University Press. ISBN: 9780194417280

Textual Communication

  • Oshima, A., Hogue, A., & Curtis, J. (2017). Longman academic writing series 3 w/ essential writing resources (4th ed.). White Plains, NY: Pearson Education ISBN: 9780134663326
  • Miller, J. L., & Cohen, R. F. (2017). Longman academic reading series 3 w/ essential online resources. Hoboken, NJ: Pearson Education. ISBN: 9780134663371

Academic English: Level 3

Accuracy 

  • Azar, B. S. (2016). Understanding and Using English Grammar w/ essential online resources(5th ed.). Pearson Education. ISBN: 9780134275253
  • Optional: (2013). Longman advanced American dictionary w/ access code. Harlow, England: Pearson Education Ltd. ISBN: 9781447913139

Oral Communication

  • Lebauer, R. S. (2010). Learn to Listen, Listen to Learn 1(3rd ed.). Pearson Education. ISBN: 9780138140014
  • Orion, G. F. (2012). Pronouncing American English (3rd ed.). Boston, MA: Heinle Cengage Learning ISBN: 9781111352103

Textual Communication

  • Cohen, R. F., & Miller, J. L. (2017). Longman academic reading 4 w/ essential online resources. Hoboken, NJ: Pearson Education. ISBN: 9780134663364
  • Oshima, A., Hogue, A., & Ravitch, L. (2017). Longman academic writing 4 w/ essential online resources (5th ed.). Hoboken, NJ: Pearson Education. ISBN: 9780134663319

Academic English: Level 4

Accuracy 

  • Schmidt, H. H. (2015). Advanced grammar. White Plains, NY: Pearson Education. ISBN: 9780133041804
  • Optional: (2013). Longman advanced American dictionary w/ access code. Harlow, England: Pearson Education Ltd. ISBN: 9781447913139

Oral Communication

  • Lebauer, R. S. (2010). Learn to Listen, Listen to Learn 2(3rd ed.). White Plains, NY: Longman. ISBN: 9780138140007
  • Lane, L. (2012). Focus on Pronunciation 3 w/ Classroom CDs(3rd ed.). Pearson Education. ISBN: 9780133046854

Textual Communication

  • Fitzpatrick, M. (2011). Engaging writing 2(2nd ed.). White Plains, NY: Pearson Longman. ISBN: 9780132483544
  • Silberstein, S., Dobson, B. K., & Clarke, M. A. (2008). Readers choice(5th ed.). Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press. ISBN: 9780472032051