• Beginning Hindi: A Complete Course (with CD)

Description

Beginning Hindi is a complete first-year language textbook designed to help learners acquire the language by actively using it in realistic situations. The book and its accompanying audio files on CD contain all that is needed to complete one full year of study, including clear explanations of language structures; useful, fun, and engaging activities; and an organizational format that makes it easy to chart student progress. Beginning Hindi parallels the authors' textbook Beginning Urdu and can be used side-by-side with it in classrooms that teach both languages in the same course. This is a fun, engaging, and well-tested approach to learning Hindi. 

FEATURES

Develops all four skills—listening, speaking, reading, writing—through a wide range of tasks and activities, including role-plays, games, and short conversations.

Alongside Beginning Urdu, can support parallel instruction of both Hindi and Urdu in a single classroom.

Includes 41 chapters in 8 units, organized around functional themes such as home and family, everyday life, the marketplace, personal responsibilities, and travel

Can be used as a first-year, class-based textbook, a tool for independent study, or a reference book.

Provides a review for each unit that includes review activities, tips for increasing fluency, and sets of questions to help personalize learning.

Introduces grammar in a straightforward and practical way that is integrated with practical uses.

Includes an English-Hindi and Hindi-English glossary

Contains an appendix of advanced grammar. · Includes common idiomatic expressions and proverbs in each unit. A list of Bollywood film songs to go with each unit is also included.

Product Details

by Joshua H Pien and Fauzia Farooqui
GEORGETOWN UNIV PRESS
Pub Date:06/2014

ISBN:9781626160224

Format:Pbk 688 pages

Write a review

Please login or register to review

Beginning Hindi: A Complete Course (with CD)

  • Product Code: 9781626160224
  • Availability: In Stock
  • AUD 117.70

  • Ex Tax: AUD 107.00

Related Products

Tags: beginning, hindi:, complete, course, (with, cd), books