New Oxford Modern English Book 1

Third Edition
Nicholas Horsburgh and Claire Horsburgh

New Oxford Modern English has established itself as one of the most popular ELT courses among both teachers and students for almost three decades. Taking into account the insightful feedback of its users, the series has been revised regularly to address the evolving needs of the learners.

This revised edition includes a host of new features for its users. The series comprises Pre-Primer; Primer A and B with Activity Book; Course books 1 – 8; Workbooks 1 – 8, and Teaching Guides.

Special Features:

  • a wide range of literary genres and themes
  • new prose and poetry texts
  • enhanced and updated glossary and wordlists
  • engaging posters illustrating different literary devices
  • graphic stories
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PKR 825
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ISBN 9780199405718
Weight in kg 0.280
Readership / Level For Class 1
Rights World
Binding Paperback

Digital Resources for Topics

The following videos explain difficult grammar/vocabulary/comprehension topics in an easy-to-understand and student-friendly manner. Teachers can use these videos to provide further explanation on a topic. These can be shown either in the classroom when the teachers are introducing that topic or assigned to the students as homework activity afterwards.

Each video is linked to a topic present in the book. The exercise reference is given for teachers’ ease.

Video links are also given for certain poems. These can be played aloud in the class so students can recite the poem with correct pronunciation.



Helpful Video Links

1. Anwar’s Dream

Ex. D: numbers 1-10

1. My Cat

Ex. C: prepositions

2. The Lucky Leaf

Ex. B: poem

2. The Mulberry Bush

Reading the poem

5. On the Bus

Ex. C: finding naming words

5. The Earth is Round

Ex. B: Opposite words

6. The Drone

Ex. C: using capital letters and full stops

6. Sun and Moon

Poem recitation

7. Clever Fox and Greedy Wolf

Ex. C: asking questions

8. Now We are Six

Poem recitation

9. The Naughty Monkey

Ex. C: action words

9. To Bed

Ex. C: adjectives

10. Tell Me About Grandfather

Ex. C: adjectives vocabulary

11. The Rain

Ex. C: the tenses song

11. Limericks  

What are limericks?

12. Kabir’s Computer

Ex. E: Importance of using computers

12. Off to the Zoo

A visit to the zoo song – learn about animals

13. The House of Sand

Ex. E: What will I be when I grow up? A song