Complete Czech: A Teach Yourself Guide provides you with a clear and comprehensive approach to Czech, so you can progress quickly from the basics to understanding, speaking, and writing Czech with confidence.
Within each of the 24 thematic chapters, important language structures are introduced through life-like dialogues. You'll learn grammar in a gradual manner so you won't be overwhelmed by this tricky subject. Exercises accompany the texts and reinforce learning in listening, speaking, reading, and writing. This program also features current cultural information boxes that reflect recent changes in society.
One and five-minute introductions to key principles to get you started
Lots of instant help with common problems and quick tips for success, based on the author's many years of experience
Tests in the book and online to keep track of your progress
Extra online articles at www.teachyourself.com to give you a richer understanding of the basics of the language
has taught Czech for many years ath the University of London.
Table of Contents
Introduction / Good morning. How are you? / What's your name? / Where do you work? / What is your house like? / Is there a bookshop near here? / At customs / Where exactly did you study? / I can't find the key / What's the time? / What should I buy the family? / We've got visitors coming on Thursday / It's my wife who takes the children to school / It's raining! / Stop arguing! / If I knew you were coming… / It'll be quicker like that / Don't get worked up over politics! / First we'll tidy Líba's wardrobe / Have something to taste / Other things which you need to know / Key to the exercises / Appendices / Glossary of grammatical terms / Czech-English vocabulary / English-Czech vocabulary / Taking it further / Index