Complete Gaelic Beginner to Intermediate Book and Audio Course
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|Format: ||Mixed media product, 352 pages|
|Other Information: ||40 Illustrations, unspecified|
|Published In: ||United Kingdom, 11 September 2010|
Are you looking for a complete course in Gaelic which takes you effortlessly from beginner to confident speaker? Whether you are starting from scratch, or are just out of practice, Complete Gaelic will guarantee success!This new edition is fully updated to reflect the recently published spelling conventions.The course is structured in thematic units and the emphasis is placed on communication, so that you effortlessly progress from introducing yourself and dealing with everyday situations, to using the phone and talking about work. By the end of this course, you will be at Level B2 of the Common European Framework for Languages: Can interact with a degree of fluency and spontaneity that makes regular interaction with native speakers quite possible without strain for either party.Learn effortlessly with a new easy-to-read page design and interactive features: NOT GOT MUCH TIME?One, five and ten-minute introductions to key principles to get you started.AUTHOR INSIGHTSLots of instant help with common problems and quick tips for success, based on the author's many years of experience.GRAMMAR TIPSEasy-to-follow building blocks to give you a clear understanding.USEFUL VOCABULARYEasy to find and learn, to build a solid foundation for speaking.DIALOGUESRead and listen to everyday dialogues to help you speak and understand fast.TEST YOURSELFTests in the book and online to keep track of your progress.TRY THISInnovative exercises illustrate what you've learnt and how to use it.The course is available as a book (9781444105919), as a pack comprising the book and double CD (9781444102369) and as a double CD (9781444102468).Rely on Teach Yourself, trusted by language learners for over 75 years.
Table of Contents
Introduction Spelling and pronunciation 01 How are you? 02 Where are you going? 03 How old are you? 04 I like Indian food 05 What do you want? 06 What are you doing? 07 I can't hear you 08 He is from Mull 09 Where is the bank? 10 We went abroad last year 11 I'll have to go 12 What do you prefer? 13 That's better 14 I'm fed up 15 We expect to go 16 Why don't we go to a disco? 17 I can't say for sure 18 What did you usually do? 19 What did she say? 20 They hope to see you 21 That would be good 22 Would you like it? 23 When was the house built? Revision Key to the exercises Gaelic-English vocabulary Appendix Grammatical index
The complete course for a fun and effective way to learn Gaelic. This best-selling course comprises a book and audio support which is easy to download to your MP3 player or iPod. The book (ISBN: 9781444105919) and the audio support (ISBN: 9781444102468) are also sold individually.
About the Author
Professor Boyd Robertson is Principal of Sabhal Mor Ostaig, Scotland's Gaelic College on the Isle of Skye. Iain Taylor has worked with Scottish television and the Scottish Examination Board.
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