ERIC Number: ED074858
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1972
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Intermediate Cambodian Reader.
Huffman, Franklin E., Ed.; Proum, Im, Ed.
This book is a sequel to the "Cambodian System of Writing and Beginning Reader." It is intended to serve as an intermediate reader to develop the student's ability to the point of reading Cambodian texts with the aid of a dictionary. Part One of the book consists of 37 readings, graded in length and difficulty, and selected to provide a wide range of style and content. The readings are unedited and are cited in their entirety. They include folktales, didactic essays on Cambodian culture, historical and descriptive essays on the major monuments of Angkor, and news stories and editorials. The entire modern novel, "Sophat," by Rim Kin is included. Part Two consists of a final alphabetical Cambodian-English glossary containing some 6,000 vocabulary items. For the beginning text of this series, see ED 037 706. (Author/RL)
Descriptors: Cambodian, College Language Programs, Folk Culture, Language Instruction, Language Skills, Reading Materials, Reading Skills, Textbooks, Writing Skills
Yale University Press, 149 York St., New Haven, Conn. 06511 ($10.00)
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Sponsor: National Center for Educational Research and Development (DHEW/OE), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Yale Univ., New Haven, CT.