### ENGLISH** Terminology for Maths 1 2019-20**

**Terminology for Maths 1 2019-20**

**Text 1****: Real Numbers (Academic English for Mathematics – Unit 1)***Text 2: Introduction to Statistics (Academic English for Mathematics – Unit 6)**Text 3:**Does Infinity exist? in Plus Magazine (blog)**Text 4: T*(Academic English for Mathematics – Unit 10 ) & Properties of a circle: handout*he Geometry of the Circle**Text 5: Introduction to Probability (Academic English for Mathematics – Unit 5)*

*Text 6:**The origin of mathematical Proofs (Plusmagazine) (Podcasts/How many dimensions are there? The Podcast/Kaluza,*

Klein and their story of a fifth dimension)

**LANGUAGE**

- Summarizing & Paraphrasing strategies
- English Tenses
- Argumentative language (writing a commentary)
- Comparative language
- Note taking systems
- Descriptive Language (Describing objects, etc.)
- Reporting on graphs & charts
- Features of Academic Language (Formality, Complexity, Hedging, Accuracy, Explicitness, Objectivity, Precision)
- Sentence Structure & Style (Identifying Independent and Dependent Clauses/Eliminating Wordiness/Avoiding Run-ons, Comma Splices, and Fused Sentences & Punctuation patterns)
- Types of sentences

The Instructor

Maria Koutraki