"Compelling Conversations: Questions and Quotations on Timeless Topics" (Chimayo Press) is an innovative English as a Second Language (ESL) textbook that helps advanced English language learners develop conversation skills and improve fluency by sharing experiences, reflecting on their lives, and discussing proverbs and quotations. Can also be used to teach English abroad in English as a Foreign Language classes (EFL).
"Modern Times," section 3, includes 10 topics that adults face in the 21st century. High Intermediate, advanced, and native speakers should find this material engaging and challenging. The chapters are:
1. What Do You Think?
3. Clothes and Fashion.
4. Appreciating Physical Beauty.
6. Enjoying Money.
7. Eating Out.
8. Gambling and Spending Money.
9. Do You Match?
10. Handling Stress.
The complete "Compelling Conversations" book includes 45 thematic chapters, over 1400 questions 500 vocabulary words, 250 proverbs and American idioms, and 500 quotations.
Designed for both adult education and intensive English language students, the conversations deepen critical thinking skills and speaking skills essential to success in community college and university programs. Compelling Conversations has been used in classrooms in over 50 countries, recommended by English Teaching Professional magazine, and enjoyed by thousands of English students.
Ask More. Know More. Share More. Create Compelling Conversations.