ERIC Number: ED402766
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1993
Espanol I: Manual (para Peace Corps Volunteers) (Spanish I: Manual (for Peace Corps Volunteers).
Peace Corps, Montevideo (Uruguay).
This guide is designed for Spanish language training of Peace Corps workers in Uruguay, and reflects daily communication needs in that context. It consists of 11 instructional units, each addressing four to seven specific language competencies. A table of contents outlines the targeted competencies and content for each unit. The units contain several brief texts and/or dialogues, vocabulary and phrase lists, grammar notes, pronunciation notes, and a series of completion and pattern drill exercises. Topics within the units include greetings and introductions, numbers, professions, self-introduction, describing family, food, money, community services, daily activities, expressing time, transportation, expressing likes and dislikes, weather, health and wellness, giving and getting directions, invitations and social behavior, housing, clothing, and telephone usage. (MSE)
Descriptors: Acculturation, Classroom Communication, Community Services, Competency Based Education, Conversational Language Courses, Daily Living Skills, Dialogs (Language), Family (Sociological Unit), Food, Foreign Countries, Grammar, Health, Interpersonal Communication, Language Patterns, Monetary Systems, Pronunciation Instruction, Second Language Instruction, Second Language Learning, Social Behavior, Spanish, Telecommunications, Transportation, Vocabulary Development, Voluntary Agencies, Volunteer Training
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Peace Corps, Montevideo (Uruguay).
Identifiers - Location: Uruguay
Grant or Contract Numbers: N/A