ERIC Number: ED187102
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1977
Reference Count: 0
Reading Right: Tagalog Translation Manual. English for Special Purposes Series: Nursing Aide.
Berzabal, Ofelia G.
This Tagalog translation manual for nursing aides is designed to improve reading skills of U.S. immigrants. After short readings in Tagalog, and English translations of vocabulary/phrases, comprehension, grammar, and language usage exercises are presented. Topical areas include: food, the hospital staff, body language, cleanliness in the hospital, measurements and medical abbreviations, emergencies, the library, observing and reporting, and job searching. (SW)
Descriptors: Adult Education, English for Special Purposes, English (Second Language), Grammar, High Interest Low Vocabulary Books, Instructional Materials, Language Usage, Medical Vocabulary, Nurses Aides, Reading Materials, Reading Skills, Second Language Instruction, Tagalog, Vocabulary Development
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Department of Labor, Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Honolulu City and County Office of Human Resources, HI.; Honolulu Community Coll., HI.