ERIC Number: ED203698
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1981-Jun
Reference Count: 0
Teaching English to the Lao (Revised Version). General Information Series #19. Refugee Education Guides.
Center for Applied Linguistics, Washington, DC. Language and Orientation Resource Center.
The purpose of this guide is to provide information on the Lao language and alphabet for the use of Americans who are teaching English to ethnic Lao refugees, and to provide English pronunciation lessons dealing with the particular problems Lao speakers have. Examples of Lao words and sentences are given throughout the guide, mostly in a phonetic alphabet. Sections are devoted to the characteristics of the Lao language, to the Lao alphabet, and to specific English pronunciation lessons. Sources for further reference are appended. (Author/JB)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Refugee Resettlement (DHHS), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Center for Applied Linguistics, Washington, DC. Language and Orientation Resource Center.