Colloquial Swedish

3rd Edition

By Jennie Ahlgren, Philip Holmes, Gunilla Serin

© 2007 – Routledge

352 pages

Purchasing Options:
Paperback: 9780415362757
pub: 2006-09-20
US Dollars$35.95
Pack: 9780415448710
pub: 2008-03-09
US Dollars$61.95
Audio CD: 9780415362733
pub: 2006-09-26
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About the Book

Colloquial Swedish provides a step-by-step course in Swedish 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 Swedish 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 Swedish will be an indispensable resource both for independent learners and students taking courses in Swedish.

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: 978-0-415-36275-7 (please note this does not include the audio)

CDs : 978-0-415-36273-3

eBook: 978-0-203-01274-1 (please note this does not include the audio, available to purchase from 978-0-415-47050-6 (available to purchase from : 978-0-415-44871-0 (paperback and CDs)

About the Series

Colloquial Series

Multimedia Language Courses

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Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
FOREIGN LANGUAGE STUDY / Scandinavian Languages (Other)
LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES / Communication Studies

Sample Audio

Listen to Sample Audio For The Course:

If you’re thinking about buying this course, why not listen to the audio tracks below for a taster?

These samples are from the audio CD included in this great value Colloquial Pack, or available separately in the audio CD, to accompany the paperback.

Unit 1, Dialogue 1

Unit 1, Word Stress