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Colloquial Albanian

The Complete Course for Beginners, 2nd Edition

By Linda Mëniku, Héctor Campos

Routledge – 2012 – 352 pages

Series: Colloquial Series

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  • Add to CartPaperback: $46.95
    978-0-415-59795-1
    April 11th 2012
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    978-0-415-59796-8
    April 19th 2012
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    April 5th 2012

Description

Colloquial Albanian provides a step-by-step course in Albanian as it is written and spoken today. Combining a user-friendly approach with a thorough treatment of the language, it equips learners with the essential skills needed to communicate confidently and effectively in Albanian in a broad range of situations. No prior knowledge of the language is required.

Key features include:

• progressive coverage of speaking, listening, reading and writing skills

• structured, jargon-free explanations of grammar

• an extensive range of focused and stimulating exercises

• realistic and entertaining dialogues covering a broad variety of scenarios

• useful vocabulary lists throughout the text

• additional resources available at the back of the book, including a full answer key, a grammar summary and bilingual glossaries

Balanced, comprehensive and rewarding, Colloquial Albanian will be an indispensable resource both for independent learners and students taking courses in Albanian.

Course components:

The complete course comprises the book and audio materials. These are available to purchase separately in paperback, eBook, CD and MP3 format. The paperback and CDs can also be purchased together in the great-value Colloquials pack.

Paperback: 978-0-415-59795-1 (please note this does not include the audio)

CDs : 978-0-415-59797-5

eBook: 978-0-203-83996-6 (please note this does not include the audio, available from www.tandfebooks.com)

MP3s: 978-0-415-47111-4 (available from www.tandfebooks.com)

Pack : 978-0-415-59796-8 (paperback and CDs)

Contents

UNIT 1: Si jeni? 'How are you?' UNIT 2: Unë jam anglez, po ju? 'I am English, and you? UNIT 3: Në kafe 'At the coffee shop' UNIT 4: Suvenire nga Shqipëria 'Souvenirs from Albania' UNIT 5: Apartamenti im 'My apartment' UNIT 6: Në dyqan 'At the store' UNIT 7: Në restorant 'At the restaurant' UNIT 8: Pushimet 'Vacation' UNIT 9: Në rrugë 'On the street' UNIT 10: Në postë 'At the post office' UNIT 11: Në Tiranë 'In Tirana' UNIT 12: Si kalove fundjavën? 'How did you spend your weekend' UNIT 13: Te mjeku 'At the doctor's office' UNIT 14: Intervistë për punë 'A job interview' UNIT 15: Ismail Kadare

Name: Colloquial Albanian: The Complete Course for Beginners, 2nd Edition (Paperback)Routledge 
Description: By Linda Mëniku, Héctor Campos. Colloquial Albanian provides a step-by-step course in Albanian as it is written and spoken today. Combining a user-friendly approach with a thorough treatment of the language, it equips learners with the essential skills needed to communicate confidently...
Categories: General Language Reference, Albanian, Languages of Eastern Europe