I would like to thank the © VMPfollowing teacher trainers for commentingon this edition of the manuscript. First published 2009
Nick MarsdenJill HadﬁeldJeanette Barsdell
Valley Music Publications
Maren BehrendAnnette Sachtleben
Printed in Auckland, New Zealand.The publishers would like to thank thefollowing for their permission toreproduce photographs and copyright material:
To see more of Trevor’s work go to :
Fern and Rose HynsonMyriam KleinmannRakonMuriwai Life Guard ServiceIllustrations by:Trevor Keeling and Yvonne Hynson
For Mum whose love of vocabularyinspired me and Dad who loves writing.Thanks to the following for their time andassistance:
Bill HynsonRod Gibson
(Foodstuffs Auckland Ltd)Rakon -
.Teachers and students of the IntensiveEnglish Programme at Unitec, and EnglishLanguage Academy.
and the Elementaryand Lower Intermediate classes of theCUPELS programme at Massey University,Albany Campus New Zealand.
and the internationalstudents of Waitaki Boys’ High School.
ESOL Northland HomeTutors Inc for help proof reading.
(Yvonne’s brother) lives inSEEDNEY Australia where he is agraphic artist. We have long admired hisdrawings, cartoons, photography,painting & sculpture. He kindly helpedout with the cover, the miner in a ‘cave-in’illustration and some cartoons. We hopeto involve him more in the future. Heloves the sea, the desert (the Outback),and is a keen surfer,ﬁsherman and golfer.