ERIC Number: ED401738
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1992-Feb
Reference Count: N/A
Ngumiti ka naman! Tagalog with Humor. Language and Culture through Cartoons.
Peace Corps, Manila (Philippines).
This guide for teaching Tagalog as a second language is designed for training Peace Corps volunteers. It consists of 140 lessons based on cartoons from a Philippines newspaper. Each lesson contains a one- to three-panel cartoon in Tagalog with English translation, vocabulary and grammar notes, comprehension questions, and notes on related cultural features. Cartoon topics include a variety of daily living and interpersonal situations. (MSE)
Descriptors: Cartoons, Conversational Language Courses, Cultural Awareness, Cultural Education, Daily Living Skills, Foreign Countries, Grammar, Humor, Interpersonal Communication, Language Patterns, Lesson Plans, Second Language Instruction, Second Languages, Tagalog, Uncommonly Taught Languages, Vocabulary Development, Volunteer Training
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Peace Corps, Manila (Philippines).
Identifiers - Location: Philippines