Talk Russian

The Ideal Course for Absolute Beginners

Talk Russian

These short language courses are intended for absolute beginners, and can be used by adults learning at home or in a class. An audio disc is included.

Complete Spoken Arabic of the Gulf

Complete Spoken Arabic of the Gulf

This product is most effective when used in conjunction with the corresponding audio support. - You can purchase the book and audio support as a pack (ISBN: 9781444105469) - The audio support is also sold separately (ISBN: 9781444105476) (copy and paste the ISBN number into the search bar to find these products) Do you want to be able to understand and speak the Arabic of the Arabian Gulf the No.1 brand in language learning. This course teaches the spoken Arabic of the Gulf region through everyday real-life situations that make the grammar and vocabulary easy and memorable, with complete audio support available separately confidently? All you need is this bestselling course from Teach Yourself MP3 compatible. To learn Modern Standard Arabic - used in writing and formal situations throughout the Arabic-speaking world - pick up a copy of Complete Arabic, also from Teach Yourself. Complete Spoken Arabic (of the Arabian Gulf) is structured in thematic units and the emphasis is placed on communication, so that you effortlessly progress from introducing yourself and dealing with everyday situations, to using the phone and talking about work. By the end of this course, you will be at Level B2 of the Common European Framework for Languages: Can interact with a degree of fluency and spontaneity that makes regular interaction with native speakers quite possible without strain for either party. Learn effortlessly with a new easy-to-read page design and interactive features: NOT GOT MUCH TIME? One, five and ten-minute introductions to key principles to get you started. AUTHOR INSIGHTS Lots of instant help with common problems and quick tips for success, based on the author's many years of experience. GRAMMAR TIPS Easy-to-follow building blocks to give you a clear understanding. USEFUL VOCABULARY Easy to find and learn, to build a solid foundation for speaking. DIALOGUES Read and listen to everyday dialogues to help you speak and understand fast. PRONUNCIATION Don't sound like a tourist! Perfect your pronunciation before you go. TEST YOURSELF Tests in the book and online to keep track of your progress. EXTEND YOUR KNOWLEDGE Extra online articles at: www.teachyourself.com to give you a richer understanding of the culture and history of Gulf Arabic speakers. TRY THIS Innovative exercises illustrate what you've learnt and how to use it. The course is available as a book (9781444105452), as a pack comprising the book and double CD (9781444105469) and as a double CD (978144410545276).

Language Links

Grammar and Vocabulary for Self-study : Beginner [to] Elementary

Language Links

A unique approach combining grammar, vocabulary and phrases to give students the range of language they need to communicate effectively. Language Links combines grammar, vocabulary and phrases to give the range of language learners need to communicate effectively in English. To talk about clothes, for example, they not only need vocabulary (trousers, skirt), but also grammar ("I'm wearing", "she's wearing") and phrases such as "get dressed." Special links direct learners to related language areas, allowing them to choose their own learning path through the book and progress at their own pace. This beginner/elementary book, with answers and Audio CD, is ideal for self-study.

Arabic

Arabic

This product is most effective when used in conjunction with the corresponding double CD. - You can purchase the book and double CD as a pack (ISBN: 9781444100174) - The double CD is also sold separately (ISBN: 9781444100181) (copy and paste the ISBN number into the search bar to find these products) Do you want to be able to speak, read and write Modern Standard Arabic confidently? This bestselling course from Teach Yourself, the No.1 brand in language learning teaches Modern Standard Arabic (MSA), used in writing and formal speech throughout the Arabic-speaking world to enable communication between speakers of the various regional varieties of Arabic. This new edition has complete audio support available separately - MP3 compatible. To learn the spoken Arabic of the Gulf region, pick up a copy of Complete Spoken Arabic (of the Gulf), also from Teach Yourself. Complete Arabic is structured in thematic units and the emphasis is placed on communication, so that you effortlessly progress from introducing yourself and dealing with everyday situations, to using the phone and talking about work. By the end of this course, you will be at Level B2 of the Common European Framework for Languages: Can interact with a degree of fluency and spontaneity that makes regular interaction with native speakers quite possible without strain for either party. Learn effortlessly with a new easy-to-read page design and interactive features: NOT GOT MUCH TIME? One, five and ten-minute introductions to key principles to get you started. AUTHOR INSIGHTS Lots of instant help with common problems and quick tips for success, based on the author's many years of experience. GRAMMAR TIPS Easy-to-follow building blocks to give you a clear understanding. USEFUL VOCABULARY Easy to find and learn, to build a solid foundation for speaking. DIALOGUES Read and listen to everyday dialogues to help you speak and understand fast. PRONUNCIATION Don't sound like a tourist! Perfect your pronunciation before you go. TEST YOURSELF Tests in the book and online to keep track of your progress. EXTEND YOUR KNOWLEDGE Extra online articles at: www.teachyourself.com to give you a richer understanding of the culture and history of the Arab world. TRY THIS Innovative exercises illustrate what you've learnt and how to use it.

Colloquial Arabic of the Gulf (eBook And MP3 Pack)

Colloquial Arabic of the Gulf (eBook And MP3 Pack)

This new edition of Colloquial Arabic of the Gulf has been revised and updated to make learning this variety of Arabic easier and more enjoyable than ever before. Specially written by an expert for self-study and classroom use, the course offers you a step-by-step approach to written and spoken Arabic of the Gulf. No prior knowledge of the language is required. Each unit presents numerous grammatical points that are reinforced with a wide range of exercises for regular practice. A full answer key can be found at the back as well as useful vocabulary summaries throughout. Features new to this edition include: A ‘Cultural Point’ section in each unit on important aspects of Gulf culture, society and history, with photographs and realia A ‘Reading Arabic’ section in each unit, plus a special appendix on how to read simple Arabic signs, traffic directions and business cards amongst other things. Comprehensive glossaries, both English-Arabic and Arabic-English, Extra notes on the dialects of Oman By the end of this rewarding course you will be able to communicate confidently and effectively in a broad range of situations. Audio material on CD and MP3 format is available to purchase separately, or as part of the great value Colloquial Arabic of the Gulf pack. Recorded by native speakers of Arabic of the Gulf, this material is an invaluable component of the course. It reinforces the material from the book and contains useful pronunciation exercises. For the eBook and MP3 pack, please find instructions on how to access the supplementary content for this title in the Prelims section.

Talk Mandarin Chinese Enhanced eBook (with audio) - Learn Mandarin Chinese with BBC Active

The bestselling way to make learning Mandarin Chinese easy

Talk Mandarin Chinese Enhanced eBook (with audio) - Learn Mandarin Chinese with BBC Active

Talk Mandarin Chinese Enhanced eBook (with audio) - Learn Mandarin Chinese with BBC Active The bestselling way to make learning Mandarin Chinese easy "Determined to learn the language but no time for nightschool? Try the BBC Talk short courses." The Guardian Learn even faster and smarter with the flexibility, speed and convenience of this enhanced eBook. Everything you need is just where you need it: navigate the book with ease, practise your listening and speaking skills, test your progress and access valuable language notes all with one touch from the page you're on. Talk Mandarin Chinese has already inspired thousands of people to learn Chinese from scratch and find the confidence to give it a go. It is a bestselling course, widely used both in the classroom and by independent learners. Make fast progress right from the start using the successful, proven Talk method - with specially designed activities, interactive audio and clear, jargon-free grammar explanations. Develop your language skills with tips and strategies to help you learn. Express yourself more confidently through taking part in real Chinese conversations. Whether you're learning for business, travel or just for fun, this straightforward, step-by-step approach will ensure you're soon able to speak Chinese in a range of everyday situations. Learner reviews of the book/CD version of Talk Mandarin Chinese: "The best Mandarin Language pack on the market. Great teaching method." "I got quite a few books and software for learning Chinese before finding this one. It works! It teaches you all the practical phrases you'll need, it's clear, interesting and effective. I recommend it wholeheartedly!" "I can really recommend this product. It helped me a lot!" Also available in Arabic, French, German, Greek, Italian, Japanese, Portuguese, Russian and Spanish.

Talk Arabic Enhanced eBook (with audio) - Learn Arabic with BBC Active

The bestselling way to make learning Arabic easy

Talk Arabic Enhanced eBook (with audio) - Learn Arabic with BBC Active

Talk Arabic Enhanced eBook (with audio) - Learn Arabic with BBC Active The bestselling way to make learning Arabic easy "Determined to learn the language but no time for nightschool? Try the BBC Talk short courses."The Guardian Learn even faster and smarter with the flexibility, speed and convenience of this enhanced eBook. Everything you need is just where you need it: navigate the book with ease, practise your listening and speaking skills, test your progress and access valuable language notes all with one touch from the page you're on. Talk Arabic has already inspired thousands of people to learn Arabic from scratch and find the confidence to give it a go. It is a bestselling course, widely used both in the classroom and by independent learners. Make fast progress right from the start using the successful, proven Talk method - with specially designed activities, interactive audio and clear, jargon-free grammar explanations. Develop your language skills with tips and strategies to help you learn. Express yourself more confidently through taking part in real Arabic conversations. Whether you're learning for business, travel or just for fun, this straightforward, step-by-step approach will ensure you're soon able to speak Arabic in a range of everyday situations. Learner reviews of the book/CD version of Talk Arabic: "A very good and well organised course. I have been struggling with Arabic classes for two years and this has given me the confidence to speak up at last. I recommend it." "Perfect starter pack for beginners: Highly recommended." "Excellent course. Very clear and easy to follow." Talk Arabic focusses on the Arabic of the Levant, spoken in Lebanon, Syria, Jordan and Palestine and widely understood elsewhere. Also available in French, German, Greek, Italian, Japanese, Mandarin Chinese, Portuguese, Russian and Spanish.

Be Understood! Book with CD-ROM and Audio CD Pack

A Pronunciation Resource for Every Classroom

Be Understood! Book with CD-ROM and Audio CD Pack

A photocopiable resource of pronunciation materials accompanied by Audio and a CD-ROM. This bank of pronunciation material provides fun, motivating practice in sounds, syllables and words, and phrases and sentences. Informed by English Profile, it is suitable for a range of levels from Elementary to Upper-intermediate+, with a focus on intelligibility rather than mastery of a model accent. Each of the 34 units consists of step-by-step teaching notes and photocopiable classroom material, providing teachers with instant lessons. Teachers can also use the Audio CD to expose students to unscripted audio material with a range of different accents, and the CD-ROM's bank of customisable material can be used to create perfect lessons.

Talk Japanese Enhanced eBook (with audio) - Learn Japanese with BBC Active

The bestselling way to make learning Japanese easy

Talk Japanese Enhanced eBook (with audio) - Learn Japanese with BBC Active

Talk Japanese Enhanced eBook (with audio) - Learn Japanese with BBC Active The bestselling way to make learning Japanese easy "Determined to learn the language but no time for nightschool? Try the BBC Talk short courses." The Guardian Learn even faster and smarter with the flexibility, speed and convenience of this enhanced eBook. Everything you need is just where you need it: navigate the book with ease, practise your listening and speaking skills, test your progress and access valuable language notes all with one touch from the page you're on. Talk Japanese has already inspired thousands of people to learn Japanese from scratch and find the confidence to give it a go. It is a bestselling course, widely used both in the classroom and by independent learners. Make fast progress right from the start using the successful, proven Talk method - with specially designed activities, interactive audio and clear, jargon-free grammar explanations. Develop your language skills with tips and strategies to help you learn. Express yourself more confidently through taking part in real Japanese conversations. Whether you're learning for business, travel or just for fun, this straightforward, step-by-step approach will ensure you're soon able to speak Japanese in a range of everyday situations. Learner reviews of the book/CD version of Talk Japanese: "Overall, this is probably the best pack you could buy to learn. It is thorough, easy to learn, contains activities and includes how to write in Japanese also. Buy Buy Buy!" "Excellent Package! A simple, step-by-step, practical approach to learning Japanese." "This is an excellent book for someone who is trying to learn Japanese from scratch." Also available in Arabic, French, German, Greek, Italian, Mandarin Chinese, Portuguese, Russian and Spanish.

Get Talking and Keep Talking Arabic Total Audio Course

The essential short course for speaking and understanding with confidence

Get Talking and Keep Talking Arabic Total Audio Course

This great value double course pack contains twenty common scenarios plus culture and travel advice. Learn the Arabic you need for: - greetings and goodbyes - talking about yourself, your hobbies and your job - shopping and experiencing local culture - recounting your holiday activities - eating out - describing and complimenting - and much more You'll progress in your understanding by working out language patterns for yourself, personalize your Arabic with interactive role-plays and perfect your pronunciation to sound more natural. This beginner Arabic course contains two MP3 CDs. You can download the audio files on these discs from your computer to your MP3 player or play them in an MP3 CD player. Also included is a handy phrasebook and a PDF coursebook for reading and writing practice. Get Talking and Keep Talking Arabic Pack maps to A1 of the Common European Framework of Reference (CEFR) for languages. Rely on Teach Yourself, trusted by language learners for over 75 years.