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Author: Susan Steinbach; Seabright Group.
Publisher: Davis, Calif. : Seabright Group, 1996.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : English
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Using the metaphor of three popular sports, part one highlights differences among three prominent conversational styles found around the globe. Parts 2A and B take the viewer through the twelve steps of learning the "basketball conversational style," the prominent style found in the United States.
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Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Susan Steinbach; Seabright Group.
OCLC Number: 35986765
Credits: Camera and editing, Cy Phillips, Jody Franklin.
Performer(s): Moderator: Susan Steinbach.
Description: 3 videocassettes (111 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in. + 2 guides, 1 inventory
Details: VHS.
Contents: pt. 1. Understanding conversational styles around the globe --
pt. 2(a). Conversational style in the USA --
learing to play basketball (steps 1-6)--
pt. 2(b). Conversational style in the USA --
learning to play basket ball (steps 7-12).
Other Titles: Understanding conversatinal styles around the globe.
Conversational style in the USA - learning to play basketball (steps 1-6)
Conversational style in the USA - learning to play basketball (steps 7-12)
Fluent American English video series
Part one: understanding conversational styles around the globe: "bowling, basketball and rugby"
Responsibility: [presenter] The Seabright Group ; writer, Susan Steinbach.

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Using the metaphor of three popular sports, part one highlights differences among three prominent conversational styles found around the globe. Parts 2A and B take the viewer through the twelve steps of learning the "basketball conversational style," the prominent style found in the United States.

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