English for Forestry is written to fulfill students’ need to learn English as a preparatory for job communication. This book is designed to provide an opportunity to develop students’ English skills more communicatively and meaningfully.
It consists of twenty eight units. each unit presents reading, writing, and speaking section. reading section consists of pre-reading, reading comprehension and vocabulary exercises related to the topic of the text. In writing section, some structures and sentence patterns are completed with guided writing exercises. Meanwhile, in speaking section students are provided with model and examples followed by practical activities which are presented in various ways. In addition, students are also equipped with listening comprehension skill which is presented in a separate textbook. The materials have been arranged and graded in accordance with their language levels.
Above all, to improve the quality of this textbook, criticism and suggestions for better editions are highly appreciated.
UNIT 1 INTRODUCTION TO FORESTRY 3 Part of Speech 7
Introducing Oneself 9
UNIT 2 EQUATORIAL EVERGREEN RAIN FOREST 15
VS MOIST FOREST
Asking and Giving Direction 19
UNIT 3 LOWLAND VS MONTANE FOREST 25
Making a Phone Call 31
UNIT 4 TOP FIVE POISONOUS FLOWERS 35
Countable and Non - Countable Nouns 39
News Reporting 41