Modern Greek for beginners (Part 1 & Part 2)
These books (Modern Greek for beginners-Part 1 and Modern Greek for beginners-Part 2) address Anglophone adult learners of Modern Greek (Greek expatriates and/or foreigners) and cover the language and communicative needs of the introductory level (beginners). Based on the communicative approach, they aim to help the learners acquire communicative fluency in order to be able to perform simple language tasks related to sectors of their immediate experience (entertainment, shopping, work, accommodation, travel etc). The books also include a presentation of the language system of Greek -however placed in a communicative context- in an attempt to facilitate the learner acquire linguistic accuracy as well, i.e. be able to use the language system correctly.
Following the rationale and structure of the homonymous multimedia CD-ROM series «filoglossia+», the language contents are organized in chapters, while each chapter comprises four language sections (dialogue, vocabulary, grammar, useful phrases), which include authentic and constructed texts, in which, however, socioculturally appropriate language is employed.In particular:
All chapters are accompanied by various language activities, which aim at the development of all language skills (comprehension and production of oral and written speech, vocabulary, grammar) and the consolidation of the provided language content. A grammar review and the answer key to the exercises are also available at the end of the books.
The books may be used either as self-learning tools or in combination with the multimedia CD-ROM series “filoglossia+”, while deploying English as support language may facilitate their use for self-study purposes.
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