Colloquial Italian: The Complete Course for Beginners / Edition 2

Colloquial Italian: The Complete Course for Beginners / Edition 2

by Sylvia Lymbery
     
 

COLLOQUIAL ITALIAN is easy to use and completely up to date!

Specially written by experienced teachers for self-study or class use, the course offers a step-by-step approach to written and spoken Italian. No prior knowledge of the language is required.

What makes COLLOQUIAL ITALIAN your best choice in personal language learning?

Interactive – lots of

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Overview

COLLOQUIAL ITALIAN is easy to use and completely up to date!

Specially written by experienced teachers for self-study or class use, the course offers a step-by-step approach to written and spoken Italian. No prior knowledge of the language is required.

What makes COLLOQUIAL ITALIAN your best choice in personal language learning?

Interactive – lots of exercises for regular practice

Clear – concise grammar notes

Practical – useful vocabulary and pronunciation guide

Complete – including answer key and reference section

Whether you're a business traveller, or about to take up a daring challenge in adventure tourism, you may be studying to teach or even looking forward to a holiday - if you'd like to get up and running with Italian this rewarding course will take you from complete beginner to confidently putting your language skills to use in a wide range of everyday situations

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: 978-0-415-36268-9 (please note this does not include the audio)

CDs: 978-0-415-36270-2

eBook: 978-0-203-01272-7 (available to purchase separately from http://ebookstore.tandf.co.uk/audio_viewbooks.aspx. Please note this does not include the audio)

MP3s: 978-0-415-47081-0 (available to purchase separately from http://ebookstore.tandf.co.uk/audio_viewbooks.aspx)

Pack: 978-0-415-43489-8 (paperback and CDs)

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780415362689
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
07/28/2005
Series:
Colloquial Series
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
368
Sales rank:
728,691
Product dimensions:
5.30(w) x 8.40(h) x 0.90(d)

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Meet the Author

Sylvia Lymbery is jsut about to retire after a working life which saw her at one time heading up an international School in Oxford, and later teaching EFL in Italy for several years. Also author of Teach Yourself 'Improve Your Italian' and our own Colloquial Italian 2.

Table of Contents

Contents
Acknowledgments
About this book 1
The sounds of Italian
1 Buongiorno, un caffe per favore
Good morning, a coffee please
2 Mi chiamo Harry, sono americano, e lei?
My name's Harry, I'm American, and you?
3 In citta
In town
4 In viaggio
Travelling
5 Vorrei comprare ... Quanto costa?
I'd like to buy ... How much does it cost?
6 Appuntamenti
Engagements
7 Giriamo
Let's get out and about
8 Un po' di geografia
A little geography
9 Buon appetito
Enjoy your meal
10 Buone vacanze
Have a good holiday
11 Che cosa ha visto?
What did you see?
12 Ecco la mia casa
This is my home
13 La vita e cambiata
Life has changed
14 Alla salute!
Here's to your health!
15 Buona fortuna!
Good luck!
16 Progetti e previsioni - che sara, sara
Plans and predictions - what will be, will be
17 Un vestito per un matrimonio
A dress for a wedding
Grammar summary
Key to exercises
Italian-English glossary
English-Italian glossary
Index

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