ERIC Number: ED187100
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1977
Reference Count: 0
Reading Right: Ilocano Translation Manual. English for Special Purposes Series: Nursing Aide.
Berzabel, Ofelia G.
This Ilocano translation manual for nursing aides is designed to improve reading skills of U.S. immigrants. After short reading in Ilocano and English translations of vocabulary/phrases, comprehension, grammar, and language usage exercises are presented. Topical areas include: food, the hospital staff, body language, cleanliness in the hospital, measurements and medical abbreviations, emergencies, the library, observing and reporting, and job searching. (SW)
Descriptors: Adult Education, English for Special Purposes, English (Second Language), Grammar, High Interest Low Vocabulary Books, Indonesian Languages, Instructional Materials, Language Usage, Medical Vocabulary, Nurses Aides, Reading Materials, Reading Skills, Second Language Instruction, Vocabulary Development
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Department of Labor, Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Honolulu City and County Office of Human Resources, HI.; Honolulu Community Coll., HI.
Note: Some pages marginally legible; Best copy available.