ERIC Number: ED230049
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1983
Reference Count: 0
How Do You Feel? = Koj Puas Xis Nyob? English-Hmong Medical Handbook.
This volume is intended to help speakers of the Hmong language express their health problems to English-speaking medical personnel and social workers, and to help those English speakers understand them. In addition to the introduction, the book contains chapters dealing with the following: (1) a discussion of the language itself, with examples; (2) useful phrases for carrying on any elementary conversation; (3) phrases for the medical interview; (4) phrases used in medical examinations; (5) phrases especially useful to women; (6) word lists arranged according to topic; and (7) English-Hmong anatomy diagrams. (AMH)
Descriptors: Adults, Diseases, English for Special Purposes, Human Body, Immigrants, Limited English Speaking, Medical Vocabulary, Refugees, Speech Communication
The Mulberry Tree, P.O. Box 169, Winchester, VA 22601 ($5.00 plus $1.50 postage).
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Vocabularies/Classifications
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: The Hmong translation is by Xeng Ly.