ERIC Number: ED056582
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1961
Reference Count: 0
German Basic Course: Units 1-12.
Brown, Samuel A.; And Others
This audiolingual course has been designed to assist United States government representatives who require a command of spoken German. The course is intended to prepare a solid foundation for comprehensive language skills, providing systematically for the development of reading proficiency based on oral-aural skills. Each of the units in this volume contains the following materials: basic sentences, numbers, notes on pronunciation, notes on grammar, variation drill, translation drill, conversation practice, situations, and a vocabulary "finder" list. The method of instruction incorporates guided imitation, repetition, memorization, pattern practice, and conservation. (RL)
Descriptors: Adult Education, Audiolingual Methods, Basic Skills, Conversational Language Courses, German, Grammar, Instructional Materials, Intensive Language Courses, Language Instruction, Modern Languages, Pattern Drills (Language), Phonology, Textbooks
Superintendent of Documents, U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington, D.C. 20402 (GPO-0-415-438, $3.00)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Foreign Service (Dept. of State), Washington, DC. Foreign Service Inst.