ERIC Number: ED074800
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1972
Reference Count: 0
French for Travelers--Spanish for Travelers: Nonsequential Semester Courses in the Foreign Language Area. Guidelines and Handbook.
Prince George's County Board of Education, Upper Marlboro, MD.
Guidelines for nonsequential, one-semester courses in French and Spanish for travelers, offered at the secondary level of instruction, are presented in this study. The courses are intended for those who wish a brief introduction to the language focusing primarily on selected phrases and expressions often used by travelers. The categories of phrases for the courses include (1) making friends, (2) time and numbers, (3) leaving the United States and arriving in the foreign country, (4) accommodations, (5) dining, (6) traveling around, (7) sightseeing, (8) sports, (9) shopping, (10) services, (11) car information and driving, (12) expressions from the foreign language used in English, (13) expressions and mannerisms to avoid, and (14) expressions referring to holidays and festivals. A section on methodology includes suggested procedures for testing and grading. (RL)
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Authoring Institution: Prince George's County Board of Education, Upper Marlboro, MD.