Burning Issues─Pre-Intermediate Level/Burning Issues─Pre-Intermediate Level

(編著)Cheryl Pavlik  靜 哲人  

Burning Issues─Pre-Intermediate Level

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判型 B5判
ページ 全15章90ページ
価格 1,800円(税別)
ISBN 978-4-88198-693-6
略号 693
発売日 2015年4月
先生用資料 教授資料(解答/試訳)・教室用CD












◆ 一つのテーマについて2種類のパッセージを設けた立体的な本文構成で、複眼的な思考を可能にします。人間とペット、スポーツドーピング、一攫千金の詐欺、現代の結婚観、ビューティーコンテスト、万引き犯の苦しみ、ホワイトカラー犯罪など、他にはない幅広く読み応えのあるパッセージが満載です。

◆ 本文内容確認のための選択肢問題、日本語に合う英文を本文中から探して書き写す問題、語彙問題、本文を読んで考えたことを自分の英語で語る・書く問題が設けられ、深い読解力が身に付くよう構成しています。


This is a three-level content-based reading series and is guaranteed to engage readers, stimulate thinking while developing vocabulary and reading skills. Two readings per chapter explore the same hot topic from different points of view. The readings in each chapter vary by genre and increase in difficulty to support reading development.

Activity include Outline Reproduction, Reading-based Writing, Speeded vocab Production, and Definition-based Vocab Work helps students increase their reading fluency. Open-ended questions named Idea Exchange at the end of every chapter encourage students to defend their viewpoints either through discussion or in writing.


1 Pampered Pets: Love me? Love my dog!
Reading 1: New Restaurant with That Special Dog in Mind
Reading 2: Life after Death?
2 Las Vegas: Sin City
Reading 1: The Tiny White Wedding Chapel: Where Dreams Come True
Reading 2: The Lives of Vegas Strippers
3 The Homeless: It’s not their choice
Reading 1: Homeless to Harvard

Reading 2: Let’s Help, Not Hurt the Homeless
4 Sports Doping: Does it matter if you win or lose?
Reading 1: The Problem of Sports Doping
Reading 2: The Real Danger of Sports Doping
5 Get-Rich-Quick Scams: I’ve got a deal for YOU!
Reading 1: Your Door to Wealth and Happiness!

Reading 2: Doing Good for Others: Making Money for Yourself
6 Modern Marriage: Until death do us part?
Reading 1: Divorce: A Fifty-Fifty Chance?

Reading 2: The Government Department of Dating and Marriage?
7 Beauty Contests: The business of beauty
Reading 1: Pretty Babies Reading: Male Beauty
8 Gluttony: You are what you eat!
Reading 1: The Hows and Whys of Gluttony
Reading 2: Underfed and Overfed
9 Shopping: The new drug of choice
Reading 1: Palm Desert Mall: Where Dreams Come True!
Reading 2: A Personal Reflection on Consumerism
10 Silly Sports: Can you really call this a sport?
Reading 1: Extreme Ironing
Reading 2: Eating to Live
Reading 3: What Makes a Sport?
11 Shoplifting: Why is the price tag still on your hat?
Reading 1: Different Types of Shoplifters

Reading 2: Holiday Stress Is Worse for Kleptomaniacs
12 Drug Trends: Legal but lethal
Reading 1: Legal Drugs and Teenagers
Reading 2: The World’s Most Popular Drug
13 Nature: Paradise lost―Can we get it back?
Reading 1: The Story of Bikini

Reading 2: Here Today, Gone Tomorrow
14 White-Collar Crime: When A LOT just isn’t enough!
Reading 1: What Is White-Collar Crime?
Reading 2: What Do White-Collar Criminals Do?
15 Vocabulary & Sentence Structure Review

  • Cheryl Pavlik

    ボストン大学専任講師(senior lecturer)。

  • 靜 哲人

    1960年、群馬県生まれ。大東文化大学教授。東京外国語大学外国語学部英米語学科卒業。コロンビア大学ティーチャーズカレッジより英語教授法の修士号(MA in TESOL)、レディング大学より博士号(Ph.D.)取得。専門は英語授業実践学・言語テスト論。著書に『日本語ネイティブが苦手な英語の音とリズムの作り方がいちばんよくわかる発音の教科書』(テイエス企画)、『英語授業の心・技・体』(研究社)、『英語授業の大技・小技』(研究社出版)、『英語テスト作成の達人マニュアル』(大修館書店)、『English あいうえお──これができれば英語は通じる』(文藝春秋)など多数。

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