72 Everyday Situations Illustrated to Stimulate Conversation, Listening, Writing, and Vocabulary Development

By Raymond C Clark, Illustrated by Oscar Mesa



72 Pages, 11 x 8.5

Formats: Paperback

Paperback, $21.50 (US $21.50) (CA $29.00)

Publication Date: March 2012

ISBN 9780866473316

Price: $21.50


TalkAbouts features 72 photocopiable pictures with few words offering infinite possibilities for conversations, dictations, descriptions, narrations, and discussions. There are three types of pictures: Situations, which stimulate conversations; Topics, which focus on vocabulary; and Events and Occasions, which focus on discourse.

Author Biography

Ray Clark, editor of TalkAbouts, was on the staff of the School for International Training in Vermont, USA for over 30 years as a teacher trainer for Peace Corps programs in Iran, India, and Korea, as an ESL teacher, as the director of SIT's intensive English program, as a faculty member and director of the MATESL Program, and as teacher-Director of ESP programs in Islamabad, and Istanbul. He has also done teacher training for Marlboro College and Southern New Hampshire University's MATESL program in Hanoi, Vietnam. He has authored numerous well-known books for Pro Lingua.