New Oxford Secondary English Course for Junior Secondary Schools is a new edition which has been revised in line with the current curriculum for junior secondary schools (Upper Basic Education) English. The text treats in detail basic language skills, which include grammar, pronunciation and spellings. It is designed to be used as a class textbook in the normal way or for self-study where necessary.
This revised edition of NOSEC comes in handy with the introduction of new Reading Comprehension passages and folk tales from diverse ethnic groups, which teach morals and broaden the horizon of students. In addition, the various aspects of reading comprehension passages have also been thoroughly dealt with in a lucid manner.
Specially written READING COMPREHENSION, ORAL COMPREHENSION, LITERATURE, INCREASE YOUR WORD POWER and GRAMMATICAL ACCURACY sections introduce new vocabulary, structure and with their exercises, train students in skills of efficient reading and study.
In the GRAMMAR, LISTENING AND SPEAKING, PUNCTUATION, CONTINUOS WRITING sections and the REVISION EXERCISES, emphasis is placed on the thorough revision and consolation of topics studied at the lower and Middle Basic Education Levels. Students will develop their command of written English through the STRUCTURAL and COMPOSITION exercises.
A Workbook and a Teachers’ Guide are also available for each year’s work.