Outline of the course; Teachers' guidelines; Introductory Unit; Units 1-20; Language awareness; Grammar summary; Summary of functions; Vocabulary checklist; Index of texts.
A comprehensive foundation course for beginning students of Russian. Includes cassettes and teachers' guidelines.
'... I am sure all Russian teachers will wish to examine it closely.' Slavonica 'This monumental work is probably the single most comprehensive Russian coursebook ever published ... this course contains everything that has ever been proposed for inclusion in a language textbook, and more.' Rusistika '... the course provides essential knowledge of Russian culture, which helps students to understand how to use the language in an appropriate way in a variety of everyday situations. ... The course's very clear structure, its efficient and stimulating presentation, the variety of materials and reference tools, and the detailed study aids and teacher's guidelines it includes make it ideal for students in the classroom or private study.' Forum for Modern Language Studies