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ERIC Number: ED059650
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1971-Nov
Reference Count: 0
Thai 18-Week Course: Introduction to Thai Script.
Defense Language Inst., Washington, DC.
This textbook is part of the Defense Language Institute's 18-week "Short Course in Thai." Other course materials include six 10-lesson volumes and accompanying tape recordings together with a glossary. Four major sections of this volume treat middle, high, and low class consonants, and irregular spellings. Thai script is to be introduced only after the 25th lesson of the course. The texts are designed for classroom use and the objective is to train native English speakers to level 1, elementary proficiency in reading the language. Charts of Thai consonants and vowels are included in an appendix. (RL)
Descriptors: Audiolingual Methods, Audiolingual Skills, Basic Skills, Instructional Materials, Intensive Language Courses, Language Instruction, Listening Comprehension, Modern Languages, Reading Development, Reading Skills, Sino Tibetan Languages, Speech Skills, Textbooks, Thai, Writing Skills
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.
Note: Field test edition