ERIC Number: ED032544
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1966-Jun
Reference Count: 0
Portuguese Basic Courses.
Defense Language Inst., Washington, DC.
This basic course in Brazilian Portuguese consists of 75 lessons in six volumes. Volume I is in two parts, with the dialogs, questions and exercises presented in Portuguese in the first part, and the intonation patterns and English translations presented in the second. The general format follows the Defense Language Institute format, employing cartoon cues and intensive drills, and is designed to train native English speakers to Level 3 proficiency in comprehension, speaking, reading, and writing Portuguese. (Level 5 is native-speaker proficiency.) [Not available in hard copy due to marginal legibility of original document.] (AMM)
Descriptors: Audiolingual Methods, Cultural Context, Grammar, Illustrations, Instructional Materials, Intensive Language Courses, Intonation, Language Instruction, Military Training, Pattern Drills (Language), Portuguese, Pronunciation
Inspection copies available at the ERIC Clearinghouse for Linguistics, Center for Applied Linguistics, 1717 Massachusetts Ave., N.W., Washington, D.C. 20036.
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Defense Language Inst., Washington, DC.