TeLL me More®, the world's leading software for language learning with more than 5 million users worldwide, is valued by users and teachers alike for its speech recognition technology and personalized language courses.
TeLL me More® is the first language learning method based on the use of speech recognition technology. This collection of CD-ROMs is geared not only towards learning Modern Standard Arabic, but also introduces different Arabic dialects. The nuances of both the spoken language (comprehension and pronunciation) and the written language (written expression and grammar) are easily mastered using this software.
TeLL me More® Arabic introduces the standard Arabic used in newspapers, television broadcasts and between Arabic speakers of different nationalities. At the same time, an introduction to dialects such as Yemeni and Algerian is also given.
This package with levels Intermediate & Advanced will enable you to review and expand upon basic Arabic to reach a conversational level
400 HOURS OF LEARNING AND OVER 2,500 EXERCISES
• Interactive Dialogues and Cultural Videos
Use your computer to practice speaking in an interactive manner and to perfect your pronunciation, with over 2,200 sentences and 30,000 words related to themes taken from daily life. The dialogues are designed to help students expand their knowledge with regard to different Arab cultures while simultaneously strengthening their vocabulary skills.
• More than 2,500 exercises
Enhance your learning with 21 different types of written and oral activities: Word Association, Picture/Word Association, The Right Word,Word Order, Fill-in-the-Blanks, Mystery Phrase, Dictation, Grammar Practice, Crossword Puzzles, Sentence Practice, Phonetics Exercises . . .
• Grammar and Vocabulary
Consult 200 key grammar and conjugation points presented in a clear and concise manner.
Enrich your vocabulary with an audio glossary containing more than 4,300 words.
A ONE-OF-A-KIND LESSON STRUCTURE
• Two distinct lesson modes provide a simple learning method for everyone:
The Free-To-Roam Mode allows you to select the activities and exercises of your choice, giving you the freedom to create your own lessons.
The Guided Mode offers a predefined lesson plan. You can follow your progress using the Progress Chart.
• Learn more about Arabic and Arab culture
Numerous dialogues and videos make learning easier and more enjoyable. The cultural diversity of the Arabic-speaking world is illustrated using situations taken from traditional and everyday life.
• Speech Recognition
Using speech recognition technology, TELL ME MORE® is able to recognize what you say, evaluate your pronunciation and correct your mistakes. With the help of the voice graph and pitch curve, you can improve your pronunciation and intonation. Phonetic exercises and 3D animations will also facilitate learning the correct pronunciation of the 29 Arabic phonemes, including Hamza, Baa' and Waaw.
• Automatic Detection of Pronunciation Errors: S.E.T.S.®
TELL ME MORE® points out pronunciation errors within a sentence thanks to its exclusive S.E.T.S.® (Spoken Error Tracking System).
• MPEG Videos
Improve your listening comprehension and knowledge of Arab culture with full-screen MPEG videos covering a wide variety of topics, excerpted from documentaries.
Arabic Writing Workbook Included
Like the other products in the TELL ME MORE® collection, TELL ME MORE® Arabic makes use of the most up-to-date technology in order to make learning easier and more enjoyable.
System Requirements TELL ME MORE Arabic
• Minimum Configuration
PC or compatible: Pentium® 333MHz or equivalent, Windows® XP Home Edition, XP Professional, 2000 or 2003 (with Arabic language support), 128MB RAM, 70MB available on hard disk, 8X CD-ROM drive, 800x600, 65,536 (16 bit), 16®-compatible sound card, microphone and speakers or headset.
• Recommended Configuration
PC or compatible: Pentium® 650MHz or equivalent, Windows® XP Home Edition, XP Professional, 2000 or 2003 (with Arabic language support), 256MB RAM, 140MB available on hard disk, 24x CD-ROM drive, 1024x768, 16 million-color graphics card (24 bit), 16®-compatible sound card, microphone and speakers or headset.
For use with Windows® 2000 and XP