ERIC Number: ED054683
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1971-Aug
Arabic Basic Course: Basic Dialogues for Airport Facilities.
Defense Language Inst., Washington, DC.
This booklet is intended for use as supplementary material in the Advanced Phase of the "Arabic Basic Course," developed and implemented at the Defense Language Institute. The purpose of this book is to acquaint students with specialized airport terminology pertaining to takeoff and landing procedures directed in modern, standard Arabic. The dialogues, presented in English and in handwritten Arabic, include: (1) preparation for takeoff, (2) normal landing, (3) emergency landing, (4) touch-and-go, (5) aircraft arrival, (6) extreme approach, (7) request for weather, (8) parking instruction, (9) takeoff and switch to channel, and (10) changing runway. (RL)
Descriptors: Aircraft Pilots, Arabic, Foreign Countries, Idioms, Instructional Materials, Language Instruction, Language Patterns, Listening Comprehension, Military Air Facilities, Modern Languages, Semitic Languages, Speech Skills, Vocabulary, Vocabulary Development
Director, Defense Language Institute, Department of the Army, U.S. Naval Station, Anacostia Annex, Washington, D.C. 20390 (With specific permission)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Department of Defense, Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Defense Language Inst., Washington, DC.