ERIC Number: ED048600
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1970
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Basic Course in Haitian Creole. Indiana University Publications, Language Science Monographs Volume 5.
This 24-unit audiolingual course in Haitian Creole is prefaced a map of Haiti, an introduction providing an historical and cultural background of the language and its speakers, a description of the sound and grammar systems, and a summary of spelling rules. Units are made up of dialogs based on some phase of the culture, followed by grammar notes and exercises. English-Creole and Creole-English glossaries conclude the volume. Tapes to accompany the lessons are available from the Language Laboratory and Listening Center, Indiana University, Bloomington. A preliminary mimeograph edition of the first 12 units, in the form of a programmed workbook, 129 pages, is available in microfiche and hard copy. See ED 012 020. (AMM)
Descriptors: Audiolingual Methods, Cultural Background, Glossaries, Grammar, Haitian Creole, Instructional Materials, Language Instruction, Pattern Drills (Language), Phonology, Tape Recordings
Humanities Press, Inc., 303 Park Avenue South, New York 10010 ($15.75)
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Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC. Bureau of Research.
Authoring Institution: Indiana Univ., Bloomington.