Using German Vocabulary / Edition 1

Using German Vocabulary / Edition 1

by Sarah M. B. Fagan
     
 

ISBN-10: 0521797004

ISBN-13: 9780521797009

Pub. Date: 04/30/2004

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

This textbook provides a comprehensive and thematically structured vocabulary for undergraduate students of German. Divided into twenty manageable units, it covers vocabulary relating to the physical, social, cultural, economic, and political worlds. Word lists are graded into three levels reflecting difficulty and usefulness, and are accompanied by extensive…  See more details below

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This textbook provides a comprehensive and thematically structured vocabulary for undergraduate students of German. Divided into twenty manageable units, it covers vocabulary relating to the physical, social, cultural, economic, and political worlds. Word lists are graded into three levels reflecting difficulty and usefulness, and are accompanied by extensive exercises designed to reinforce work with the lists that is suitable for classroom and private study. Clearly organized and accessible, the volume will meet the needs of a variety of courses in any undergraduate program.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521797009
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
04/30/2004
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
596
Product dimensions:
6.65(w) x 9.37(h) x 1.26(d)

Table of Contents

1. Towns and buildings, household, gardens; 2. The physical world, the animal world, weather; 3. The human body and health, the health service and medicine; 4. Physical appearance, gesture and movement; 5. Personality and human behavior; 6. Clothes, accessories and grooming, food and drink; 7. Perception, color and light, materials and textures; 8. Shapes and patterns, size and quantity, containers, time; 9. Visual and performing arts, media and popular culture; 10. Literature and literary criticism, speaking, reading and writing; 11. Leisure, sport; 12. Tourism, travel and transport; 13. Family, birth, death, and marriage, religion; 14. Education, science; 15. Agriculture, industry; 16. Business and commerce, employment; 17. The office and computing, post and telecommunications; 18. Law, finance; 19. Geography, history, war, and peace; 20. Politics and international relations, public services, social and environmental issues; Answers to the exercises.

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