Suitable for students and professionals alike, Dari: An Intermediate Textbook offers a thematically-organized approach to learning the Dari language with task-oriented, communicative activities that develop the four primary language skills-speaking, listening, reading, and writing.
Incorporating the latest innovations in foreign language teaching and pedagogy, this textbook enhances learners' ability to communicate successfully with Dari speakers and more fully engage with a rich and vibrant culture. Dari: An Intermediate Textbook prepares learners to perform at level 2 or 2+ on the ILR scale and at the Intermediate High to Advanced Low levels on the ACTFL scale. Features include: * A DVD with videos filmed in the different regions of Afghanistan and audio by native speakers* Abundant cultural notes on Afghan society, customs, and nonverbal aspects of communication, such as body language and gestures* A functional approach to grammar with explanations presented in both written and spoken contexts to facilitate practice in both modalities* Additional notes for people with experience in Persian to help them learn Dari more efficiently* Chapter themes that facilitate understanding of daily Afghan life and culture Minimum System Requirements for Multimedia* Intel Pentium III 1.26 GHz or faster* 512 MB RAM* CD/DVD Drive* Speakers or headphones
- Format: Paperback / softback
- Pages: 574 pages, 3 Line drawings, black and white; 2 Halftones, black and white; 19 Illustrations, color;
- Publisher: Georgetown University Press
- Publication Date: 01/06/2017
- Category: Language teaching & learning material & coursework
- ISBN: 9781626162235