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Author: WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.); Annenberg/CPB Project.
Publisher: S. Burlington, VT : Annenberg/CPB Collection, ©1997.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Connect with English is a new way for speakers of other languages to learn English. Through the story of Rebecca, an aspiring singer on a journey across America, the series touches on life's important issues: leaving home, parenting, education, work, love, success, and loss.
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Genre/Form: Films for the hearing impaired
Self-instruction
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.); Annenberg/CPB Project.
ISBN: 1576800024 9781576800027
OCLC Number: 38065972
Notes: Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired.
Performer(s): Karin Augnlin (Rebecca).
Description: 13 videocassettes (1 @ 25 min; 12 @ 50 min. each) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS format.
Contents: Introduction/Meet the discussion group --
unit 1, episodes 1-12. Rebecca's dream --
Differences --
A visit to the doctor --
Celebrations --
Breaking the news --
Saying goodbye --
Leaving home --
The stranger --
The motel --
Negotiations --
Photos and farewells --
A new home --
unit 2, episodes 13-24. Job hunting --
A bad day --
A night out --
First day of class --
Casey at the bat --
The art gallery --
The picnic --
Prejudice --
A difficult decision --
Guitar lessons --
Retirement party --
The phone call --
unit 3, episodes 25-36. Review --
The emergency --
Bad news --
Brothers --
Grief --
Life goes on --
A box of memories --
The missing car --
A breakdown --
A call for help --
Changes --
The farm --
unit 4, episodes 37-48. Thanksgiving --
Starting over --
The pressure's on --
Sharing feelings --
Unexpected offers --
The audition --
Dreamcatcher --
Gifts --
True love --
Friendship --
The lost boys --
A very good year.
Responsibility: producer WGBH/Boston with McGraw-Hill.

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Connect with English is a new way for speakers of other languages to learn English. Through the story of Rebecca, an aspiring singer on a journey across America, the series touches on life's important issues: leaving home, parenting, education, work, love, success, and loss.

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