New Oxford Modern English Book 5

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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ISBN 9780199405756
Weight in kg 0.345
Readership / Level For Class 5
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.

Unit

Topic

                                     Video Links

1. The World in a Wall—Gerald Durrell

Ex. B 2 Collective nouns

Ex. C4 Interjections

Ex. E Paragraph writing: either about an imagined situation on about scorpions

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zijGfIzT5Ss

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hDq-kugjd1U

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=F2SK0uK2CBg

Stopping by woods on a snowy evening

Ex. B
Suffixes

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qRtHPO0Z4io

2. Does He Remember?

Ex. C
Verbs and adverbs

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yFPS8yTS_Gw

3. Robinson Crusoe—Daniel Defoe

Ex. C
Adverbs: comparative
and superlative

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wwLaiF_bVpI

 

 

Ex. C Adverbs

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=N9_8l4MgJzU

Sour Grapes—Anonymous

Ex. C
Subject, object, and
predicate

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9Kr7Xt5K2Pw

4. The Skylark—Christina Rossetti

Ex. E
Paragraph writing: about a beautiful thing

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lMRTtUrSFOc
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=keBFpEdiVVU

5. Perseus and the Gorgon

Ex. C Active and Passive voice

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4xS2BgkjsFg

A Misspelled Tale —Elizabeth T. Corbett

Ex. B
Homophones

Ex. C
Conjunctions: and, but, so, because

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=b7AkNKZsV-4
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cwzdAPQ8wqo

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dGAEvyDdYQA
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rC1eKv7omas

6. Bahlol

Ex. B 2
Abbreviations

Ex. C 2
Adverbs of Manner

Ex. E
Summary

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AFVAYGVApGA

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ePxNKUKWNDM
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=N9_8l4MgJzU

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dsB73dRuGcE

7. Uncle Shams

Ex. B 1
Opposites

Ex. B 2
Anagrams

Ex. B 4
Contractions

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=L7I_QWiEolQ

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HdT3uCJYMGY

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gubPH3WEurg

Everyone Sang—Siegfried Sassoon

Ex. B 1
Anagrams

Ex. C 1
Participles

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4anoknbfyEY

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mv2PcZcjAsY

8. A Flash of Light

Ex. E 1 Formal letter writing

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UBO-ib-V8LM&t=8s

The Road Not Taken—Robert Frost

Ex. B 3
Synonyms

Ex. C 1
Subject and predicate

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BOsymSeFMaw

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VuXBh78Jkik

9. Karate Parrot

Ex. C Gerunds, Participles, and Infinitives

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_-Os_opC38k

Loveliest of Trees, the Cherry Now—A.E. Housman

Ex. C
Infinitives

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lnnejNArWH8

10. The Black Spot

Ex. E Picture description

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=S4EvmJn3pCA

 

Break, Break, Break

Ex. C Phrases and Clauses

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OoOLcwEYrw4

11. My Side of the Mountain

Ex. E Interview

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LEEcjD9JMP8

12. The King keeps his appointment

Ex. C Simple Tenses,
Continuous Tenses,
Perfect Tenses

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_TUKYWPuW4g
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1HDvZsAFag4
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VDGJEjAmmU4

13. The Olympic Games

Ex. E
Transitional Devices

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aTmCWLIA0K8

14. Thinking about Role Models

Ex. E
Research

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=h5HM8GjQwP8
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3qqyH-YvzXM
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xqKuTW6EWsg
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qfuWM897mjI
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AsmqTJhFb_Y

Letter Writing

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=y2d-0dIimgY