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Get Started in Thai Absolute Beginner Course (Book and audio support) by David Smyth
  

Get Started in Thai Absolute Beginner Course (Book and audio support)

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Get Started in Thai Absolute Beginner Course (Book and audio support) by David Smyth

Do you want a solid foundation to your Thai studies?If you are looking for a solid foundation to your language studies for school, work or travel, this engaging course will get you speaking, writing, reading and understanding Thai in no time. Through authentic conversations, clear language presentations, and extensive practice and review, you will learn the Thai you need to communicate naturally in everyday situations - from booking a hotel room to talking about friends and family.What will I learn?Basic Thai is slowly and carefully introduced to ensure you progress confidently through the course and build up a foundation to allow you to feel confident in everyday situations and move to the next level of your learning. It teaches grammar, vocabulary and listening, reading, writing, speaking and pronunciation skills. By the end of the course you will reach a solid Novice High proficiency level of ACTFL (The American Council for the Teaching of Foreign Languages) and A2 Beginner level of the CEFR (Common European Framework of Reference for Languages) guidelines. Is this course for me?Get Started in Thai is for absolute and false beginners of Thai. Clear and simple explanations make the course appropriate and accessible to anyone learning Thai. There are extensive illustrations to support the learner working on his or her own. This course is also ideal to use with one-to-one tutoring and as a classroom course.What do I get? This book has a learner-centred approach that incorporates the following features:- 10 units of learning content - covering everyday topics from booking a hotel room to talking about friends and family- Discovery Method - figure out rules and patterns yourself to make the language stick- Outcomes-based learning - focus your studies with clear aims- Vocabulary building - thematic lists and activities to help you learn vocabulary quickly- Test yourself - see and track your own progress- Native speaker audio - available as a digital download- Free, downloadable audio transcripts and vocabulary and language reference listsThis pack includes a book and one MP3 CD of audio material.Where do I go next?If you want to advance your Thai, our Complete Thai course (9781444101911) will take you to an intermediate level of Thai. Rely on Teach Yourself, trusted by language learners for over 75 years

About the Author

David Smyth spent several years teaching at universities in Thailand before taking up a post as Senior Lecturer in Thai at the School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS), University of London.

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Publication date

27th August 2015

Author

David Smyth

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Publisher

Teach Yourself Books an imprint of Hodder & Stoughton General Division

Format

Mixed media product
Contains 1 Paperback and 1 CD-Audio
160 pages

Categories

Language self-study texts

ISBN

9781444798777

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