ERIC Number: ED066941
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1972-Mar
Reference Count: 0
Czech Basic Course: Folklore.
Defense Language Inst., Washington, DC.
This booklet is designed for use in the advanced phase of the Defense Language Institute's "Basic Course" in Czech. It is used in the advanced phase as a part of cultural background information. Reading selections, with vocabulary lists, include: (1) ethnography; (2) incantations and spells; (3) proverbs, sayings, and weather lore; (4) fairy tales and legends; (5) historical tables and legends; (6) folk sayings and riddles; (7) nursery rhymes, children's riddles, and songs; (8) folk songs; (9) folk customs and superstitions; and (10) folk costumes and embroidery. (RL)
Descriptors: Books, Cultural Background, Cultural Education, Czech, Folk Culture, Instructional Materials, Intensive Language Courses, Modern Languages, Slavic Languages
Director, Defense Language Institute, Department of the Army, Washington Navy Yard, 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.