Real Time @merica is a series for adult and young adult learners of English. It takes students from elementary to intermediate level. Real Time @merica 1 enables students to understand and communicate in English from the start and provides a solid foundation for further language learning. Real Time @merica is: Complete: Grammar, vocabulary and pronunciation are clearly presented and recycled throughout the course. Listening, speaking, reading and writing skills are fully integrated in each unit. Regular Ways to Learn sections and Progress Checks encourage learner independence. Flexible: The course provides material for 70-90 hours of classroom teaching. Clear organization makes it easy for teachers to reduce or extend teaching material. Activities are designed to suit a variety of classroom situations and learning styles. Motivating: Each unit is based on real people and places, and includes photographs and interviews with the people featured. Topics and contexts reflect the international use of English across cultures and nationalities. Original songs include rock, blues and ballads and offer an additional enjoyable way to learn. The Student?s Book is accompanied by a fully interleaved Teacher?s Book with photocopiable Extra activities for each unit, a Workbook with self-study material for each lesson and additional Ways to Learn sections, Class Cassettes including the songs and a Workbook CD.