ERIC Number: ED059652
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1971-Nov
Reference Count: 0
Thai 18-Week Course: Volume VI, Lessons 51-60.
Defense Language Inst., Washington, DC.
These lessons of the Defense Language Institute's 18-week "Short Course in Thai" are to be used with accompanying tape recordings and with the "Introduction to Thai Script" and "Glossary." The audiolingual text, for classroom use, is designed to train native-English speakers to level 1, elementary proficiency in speaking, understanding, and reading. Basic structural patterns of Thai are introduced along with vocabulary that is generally useful for Americans in Thailand. Lessons, focusing on daily life in Thailand, include the use of dialogues, vocabulary notes, response drills, and comprehension exercises. (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
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