ERIC Number: ED024937
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1965
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Turkish 12 Week Course.
Defense Language Inst., Washington, DC.
This audiolingual beginner's course has been prepared for the Defense Language Institute intensive program in modern spoken Turkish. The course, consisting of six volumes of basic text in 55 units begins with an introductory section which presents the linguistic background, phonology, and distinguishing features of Turkish. The lesson format throughout consists of perception drills, dialogs (and English translations), pattern drills, "homework" with grammatical notes, question-and-answer pattern drills, and recombination and situation drills. A supplementary seventh volume provides the cartoon guides for Lessons 1-13, and an indexed cumulative vocabulary listing with occasional notes on culture and usage. (AMM)
Descriptors: Audiolingual Methods, Cultural Context, Distinctive Features (Language), Grammar, Instructional Materials, Intensive Language Courses, Language Instruction, Military Training, Pattern Drills (Language), Phonology, Standard Spoken Usage, Supplementary Reading Materials, Textbooks, Turkish, Vocabulary
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Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Defense Language Inst., Washington, DC.