ERIC Number: ED206157
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1980
Reference Count: 0
Learning Chichewa: Book 1, Lessons 1-10. Peace Corps Language Handbook Series.
Scotton, Carol Myers; Orr, Gregory John
These lessons in Chichewa, the official language of Malawi, aim to enable the student to achieve working competency in the language in the shortest time possible. The "A" lessons in the book present basic grammatical patterns through explicit discussions of the patterns involved. The "B" lessons present language in use. They contain dialogs, monologs, narratives, proverbs, riddles, and exercises based on these forms of communication. The text is illustrated with pen-and-ink drawings. (AMH)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Peace Corps, Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Michigan State Univ., East Lansing. African Studies Center.
Identifiers: Chichewa; Malawi
Note: For related documents, see FL 012 365-366.