Everything listeners need to learn their chosen language is here in one package -- the essential grammar and vocabulary, all in realistic contexts. These thirty lessons will enable learners to converse comfortably. The new editions replace previous Level II editions with over 50 percent new content, including new currencies and contemporary expressions. For everyone who has completed Level I -- and can't wait to continue -- Level II provides a greatly increased ability to discuss everyday topics in only thirty days. Listeners will soon find they've doubled their vocabulary!
Easy Spanish Step-By-Step
Author: Barbara Bregstein
Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional
A proven grammar-based approach that gets you communicating in Spanish with confidence, right away Easy Spanish Step by Step proves that a solid grounding in grammar basics is the key to mastering a second language. Grammatical rules and concepts are clearly explained in order of importance, and more than 300 verbs and key terms are introduced on the basis of frequency. Numerous exercises and engaging readings help learners quickly build their Spanish speaking and comprehension prowess.
The Pimsleur® Method teaches speaking and understanding right from the start For almost 50 years, in over 50 languages, the Pimsleur® Method has been recognized by experts worldwide as one of the fastest and most effective ways to learn to speak another language. With Pimsleur you will learn Spanish in the same way you learned your first language as a child, acquiring the vocabulary of the new language, along with the melody, rhythm, and intonation of Spanish as used in everyday conversation. The Science of Memory Dr. Paul Pimsleur's research on memory was one of his most significant achievements: he discovered that if reminded of new words and information at gradually increasing intervals of time, the learners would remember the words or information for increasingly longer periods. Dr. Pimsleur documented that the acquisitions would actually move from short-term into long-term, or permanent, memory. The Reading Program Pimsleur Language Programs use the same revolutionary learning Method to teach you to read, as well as to speak. You will start by sounding out Spanish, learning to associate the new sound system to the English alphabet you know. Gradually you will learn to look at the words and see them with "Spanish eyes." And you will learn to read Spanish without an English accent. Learn on the Go! goSpanish makes it easier than ever to use the Pimsleur programs by including the spoken lessons in two audio formats. Now you can listen anytime, anywhere: in your car or at home and on your MP3 player. This package contains: • Eight 30-minute language lessons on four audio CDs • A reading book with more than 50 Reading Lessons An iPod-ready MP3 CD that has: • MP3 audio files of the eight 30-minute spoken language lessons • An MP3 file containing three hours of reading lessons • A printable PDF file of the companion Reading Book (Please Note: MP3 disc will not play on a regular CD player) Bonus: a digital Ultralingua Spanish-English dictionary with 200,000 items, including colloquial terms and common expressions. On the MP3 CD you'll also find a link to: An Instant Credit of $100 towards the purchase of the Pimsleur Comprehensive Level 1 program directly from Simon & Schuster, with 30 lessons on 16 Audio CDs. Please see www.pimsleur.com/goSpanish for details. Note: The purchase of this product alone does not qualify for an Instant Credit, or for the Proficiency Guarantee. Pimsleur’s Proficiency Guarantee. We believe so strongly in the effectiveness of the Pimsleur Method that we will guarantee your spoken proficiency if you continue and complete the Level 1 Pimsleur program. For more details visit www.pimsleur.com/Proficiency-Guarantee.
Up-to-date volume, organized for quick access to phrases related to greetings, transportation, shopping, emergencies, other common circumstances. Over 700 entries include terms for modern telecommunications, idioms, slang. Phonetic pronunciations accompany phrases.
Family Adventures! This product is the first of a two-package series. It contains four original stories (My Family, Breakfast, At School, and At Night) on two CDs and with two accompanying books, plus a Parents' Manual. Pimsleur is the world leader in teaching adults to speak a foreign language. These programs offer Spanish language learning to children ages 2 to 6. Kids are right in the middle of the action with age-specific vocabulary and fascinating, real-life situations featuring their friends, Dora, Diego, and Boots. Speak Spanish with Dora & Diego, Simon & Schuster’s new children’s Spanish audio language program, is the latest addition to the renowned Pimsleur® Language Programs. Following the amazing success of the adult programs in teaching real-life communication skills when speaking with native speakers of Spanish, these programs provide the same opportunity for English-speaking children, ages 2 to 6. Based upon the same research as the Pimsleur adult programs, the course writers have selected age-specific vocabulary and created fascinating, real-life situations utilizing structures and vocabulary used by Spanish children. Parents will now be able to enjoy the excitement and have the satisfaction of seeing their children learn to communicate in Spanish -- and enjoying the process. Vocabulary: approximately 150 words Target age range: 2 years old to 6 years old
French is an official language in 44 countries. It is spoken by 55 million people in France, 3 million in Belgium, 1.5 million in Switzerland, 6.5 million in Canada, and 5 million in former French + Belgian colonies. It is also an official language of the U.N. French, Conversational Sixteen 30-minute lessons of spoken French language instruction. These sixteen lessons are the same as the first sixteen lesson of Pimsleur's 30-Unit Comprehensive Program. Each lesson includes an introductory conversation, and new vocabulary and structures and includes practice for vocabulary introduced in previous lessons. Essential grammar and vocabulary. Topics include: greetings, numbers, meals, shopping, telling time, scheduling activities, and asking and giving directions. No mindless repetition! Converse with native speakers in natural (and useful!) conversations. Easy, fast, fun and effective language acquisition. Completely Audio - anytime, anywhere. No computer necessary! Unlike expensive software programs which tie learners to a computer, Pimsleur courses are available in CD or mp3 format to meet your needs. Pimsleur® equals success. Just one 30-minute lesson a day gets you speaking and understanding like no other program.
WORDS ON CASSETTE, 1993 gives you all the information you need for building a strong audiocassette collection. It covers over 50,000 cassettes, & features more than 6,000 new releases & some 8,000 updated entries--the full range of titles available! The only comprehensive guide in this rapidly expanding field, WORDS ON CASSETTE, 1993 contains the current information you demand: *over 125 subject areas, from art & architecture to personal growth & achievement, & from foreign language instruction to old radio programs *hard-to-find material like recordings of little-known books, lectures, & even seminars *1,344 producers & distributors--the most comprehensive listings you can find--complete with names, addresses, & telephone numbers *all pertinent details, including reader's name, price, running time, number of cassettes, content summary, whether the tape is a "live" or studio recording, publication/release date, abridged or unabridged version, & rental availability *& much more! Plus, four handy indexes provide ready access to each title: *see the entire list of currently-available audiocassettes, & get each cassette's complete description in the Title Index *find out which of an author's titles have been recorded, & scan the complete list of a performer's work on tape by using the Authors/Readers/Performers Index *survey all tapes on any given subject in the Subject Index *get all the contact & ordering information you need for tape distributors & producers in the Producer/Distributor Index. In short, WORDS ON CASSETTE, 1993 gives you all the information you need to effectively deal with requests from today's books on tape listener!
Author: Melvil Dewey, Karl Brown, Frederick Leypoldt, Bertine Emma Weston, Helen E Wessells
Includes, beginning Sept. 15, 1954 (and on the 15th of each month, Sept.-May) a special section: School library journal, ISSN 0000-0035, (called Juniorlibraries, 1954-May 1961). Issued also separately.