Colloquial Scottish Gaelic: The Complete Course for Beginners

Colloquial Scottish Gaelic: The Complete Course for Beginners

by Katie Graham, Katherine M Spadaro
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0415206758

ISBN-13: 9780415206754

Pub. Date: 03/27/2001

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

Colloquial Scottish Gaelic is the ideal introduction to the language of the Highlands and Islands of Scotland: a modern language with a rich tradition.
This step-by-step approach has been devised to make speaking, reading and writing Scottish Gaelic easy and enjoyable. No previous knowledge of the language is required.
What makes Colloquial

Overview

Colloquial Scottish Gaelic is the ideal introduction to the language of the Highlands and Islands of Scotland: a modern language with a rich tradition.
This step-by-step approach has been devised to make speaking, reading and writing Scottish Gaelic easy and enjoyable. No previous knowledge of the language is required.
What makes Colloquial Scottish Gaelic your best choice for learning the language?

  • emphasis on up-to-date, conversational language
  • clear explanations of how the language works
  • helpful grammar notes
  • comprehensive vocabulary lists (Scottish Gaelic-English and English-Scottish Gaelic)
  • lively illustrations throughout

This rewarding course will give you confidence in using Scottish Gaelic in a wide range of situations.

Accompanying audio material is available to purchase separately in two CDs or comes included in the great value Colloquial pack. Recorded by native speakers, the audio material complements the book and will help develop your listening and pronunciation skills.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780415206754
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
03/27/2001
Series:
Colloquial Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
304
Product dimensions:
5.30(w) x 8.40(h) x 0.80(d)

Table of Contents

Pronunciation Guide

1. Do you speak Gaelic?

2. The Family

3. Where is it?

4. How are you feeling?

5. How many are there?

6. Food and Drink

7. The Weather

8. In the Countryside

9. Where are you from?

10. What will I wear?

11. What work do you do?

12. Pastimes

13. In the City

14. Happy and Sad

15. Days gone by

16. The end of the year

Leughadh: Translation of Reading Passages

Key to exercises

Grammar Supplement

Glossary English-Gaelic

Glossary Gaelic-English

Grammar Index

Topic Index

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