By Kirk Schriefer
The USA From Apple Pie to Ziegfeld Follies is a 4 booklet sequence of reproducible low point ESL/EFL/Literacy analyzing and dialogue texts. each one unit examines a component of the yankee adventure that would really curiosity and tell not just immigrants to the U.S. but additionally newbies in a foreign country who need to know extra concerning the humans, historical past, geography and tradition of this nice state. even if the passages are restricted to an hassle-free point of language trouble, their sort continues to be brilliant and genuine. Readers can be encouraged by means of the braveness of Harriet Tubman, awed via the wonderful thing about the Grand Canyon, desirous about the paintings of the F.B.I., and stunned through the occasions surrounding Watergate. publication ONE: humans A: Muhammad Ali B: Clara Barton C: George Washington Carver D: Emily Dickinson E: Amelia Earhart F: Jose FelicianO: Geronimo H: Ernest Hemingway I: Ishmael J: Jesse James ok: Helen Keller L: Bruce Lee M: Christa McAuliffe N: Ralph Nader O: Annie Oakley P: Rosa Parks Q: Anthony Quinn R: Betsy Ross S: Sacajawea T: Harriet Tubman U: Uncle Sam V: Sarah Vaughan W: Mae West X: Malcolm X Y: Cy younger Z: Babe Zaharias
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DOWN: 1) Feliciano remained popular with his _____________________ renditions of much wilder songs. 2) He _____________________ himself as a star with a sold-out show of 100,000 fans in Argentina. 3) In 1968 at Tiger Stadium ,Feliciano sang his _____________________ rendition of the national anthem. 4) His first five albums were _____________________ mainly to Latin American audiences. S. charts. 10) Feliciano ____________________ up to the microphone at Tiger Stadium and sang the national anthem.
I5 ANSWER KEY THE MAIN IDEA c) The appeal of a great American novel. UNDERSTANDING WHAT YOU READ 1) Ishmael decides to go to sea to get over a battle with depression. On the Pequod, Ishmael meets some strange people but makes some friends, also. 2) Ahab hates Moby Dick because he blames Moby Dick for the loss of his leg. 3) As a result of the attack on Moby Dick everyone on board the Pequod was killed, except for Ishmael who was the lone survivor. 4) Moby Dick did not receive a very good reception.
1) income a) earnings b) activity c) fame 2) scout a) look for b) check c) sign 3) concentrating a) focusing b) counting c) working 4) renditions a) recordings b) versions c) inventions 5) anthem a) people b) identity c) song 6) dwindle a) lessen b) stay the same c) grow F4 CROSSWORD PUZZLE ACROSS: 2) Jose Feliciano _____________________ left RCA and his popularity did dwindle. 5) The executive was impressed by Jose’s poise, talent and _____________________ with the audience. 6) Jose Feliciano taught himself how to play guitar by _____________________ to records.