ERIC Number: ED348838
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1992
Reference Count: 0
Espanol para Hoteleria y Turismo = Spanish for Travel and Tourism.
Montes, Yara G.
This beginning through advanced Spanish text includes grammar explanations, readings, and exercises with the emphasis on situations involving travel and tourism. The introductory lesson covers the Spanish language, the importance of Spanish in the United States, the Spanish alphabet, pronunciation, capitalization, punctuation, syllabication, linking, useful expressions, minidialogues, and cognates. Subsequent lessons incorporate specific grammar rules and vocabulary drills in the context of information about such things as the Honolulu airport, traveling to Washington and Chicago, the Metropolitan Museum, a New York City hotel, the train station, automobile travel, and restaurant dining. Many authentic materials are included. (LB)
Descriptors: Grammar, Second Language Learning, Spanish, Tourism, Transportation, Travel, Vocabulary
University of Hawaii, Department of European Languages and Literature, Moore 483, 1890 East-West Road, Honolulu, HI 96822.
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Hawaii Univ., Manoa. Second Language Teaching and Curriculum Center.
Identifiers: Authentic Materials
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