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1st Edition

Romanian: An Essential Grammar

ISBN 9780415338257
Published October 30, 2007 by Routledge
232 Pages

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Book Description

This book is suitable for independent and classroom learners, ideal for the beginner to intermediate student, and takes the reader through the essentials of the language explaining each concept clearly and providing many examples of contemporary Romanian usage.

The book contains:

  • a chapter on each of the most common grammatical areas with Romanian and English examples
  • extensive examples of the more difficult areas of the grammar
  • an appendix listing relevant websites for further information on the Romanian language.

Table of Contents

Part 1: An Essential Grammar 1Romanian Sounds and Letters  2 Nouns  3 Articles  4 Adjectives  5 Pronouns  6 Numerals  7 Verbs  8 Adverbs  9 Prepositions  10 Conjunctions  11 Interjections  12 Word Order and Punctuation  Part 2: Language Functions  13 Socialising  14 Exchanging Factual Information  15 Expressing Opinions and Attitudes  16 Judgment and Evaluation.  Appendix 1: Verb Table.  Appendix 2: Useful Romanian Internet Sites

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Ramona Gönczöl is a lecturer in Romanian language at the School of Slavonic and East European Studies, University College London. She is co-author, with Dennis Deletant, of Colloquial Romanian, 3rd edition (Routledge, 2002). Her research interests include ethnography, cultural identities, sociolinguistics and psycholinguistics.