Introduction to United States Culture by Eric J. Miller is a low intermediate textbook for English language classes-both EFL and ESL. This easy-to-use text introduces students to many essential components of US culture and provides an interesting variety of activities for lively participation in the classroom. Tasks in this book cover all four language skills-reading, writing, listening, and speaking. Introduction to United States Culture features 20 units related to geography, history, holidays, food, entertainment, famous personalities, and more. Each unit contains images and questions that prepare students for learning about the topic. Reading passages are supported by comprehension questions and vocabulary tasks. Each unit ends with an activity designed to get students exploring the unit topic further. Many of the activities encourage cross-cultural exchange. While learning about American culture, students will also consider similar aspects of their own cultures. Independent users can also easily use and enjoy these interesting and thought-provoking contents about United States culture.
Eric J. Miller has written English textbooks for test preparation and United States culture. He studied History and Law in the USA. He has taught English as a Foreign Language in Ecuador and Japan.