Complete Indonesian Beginner to Intermediate Course: Learn to read, write, speak and understand a new language with Teach Yourself by Christopher Byrnes, Eva Nyimas
368-page book (with 40 illustrations) and double CD.
Are you looking for a complete course in Indonesian which takes you effortlessly from beginner to confident speaker? Whether you are starting from scratch, or are just out of practice, Complete Indonesian will guarantee success!
Now fully updated to make your language learning experience fun and interactive. You can still rely on the benefits of a top language teacher and our years of teaching experience, but now with added learning features within the course and online. The course is structured in thematic units and the emphasis is placed on communication, so that you effortlessly progress from introducing yourself and dealing with everyday situations, to using the phone and talking about work.
By the end of this course, you will be at Level B2 of the Common European Framework for Languages: Can interact with a degree of fluency and spontaneity that makes regular interaction with native speakers quite possible without strain for either party.
Learn effortlessly with a new easy-to-read page design and interactive features:
NOT GOT MUCH TIME?
One, five and ten-minute introductions to key principles to get you started.
Lots of instant help with common problems and quick tips for success, based on the author's many years of experience.
Easy-to-follow building blocks to give you a clear understanding.
Easy to find and learn, to build a solid foundation for speaking.
Read and listen to everyday dialogues to help you speak and understand fast.
Don't sound like a tourist! Perfect your pronunciation before you go.
Tests in the book and online to keep track of your progress.
EXTEND YOUR KNOWLEDGE
Extra online articles at: www.teachyourself.com to give you a richer understanding of the culture and history of Indonesia.
- This is the only Indonesian course with accompanying listening material on CD
- Enjoyable to use - the storyline running through the book keeps new language in context
- Comprehensive - covers a wide range of topics and language structures
TABLE OF CONTENTS
- Greetings and personal introductions
- Getting to know people
- Talking about jobs and studies
- Family and home
- At the tourist information office
- Discussing plans and intentions
- Asking the way
- Changing money
- Getting around at the hotel
- More shopping
- At the restaurant
- More on food
- Talking about hobbies and free time
- Talking about people
- Seeing a doctor
- The weather and making plans
- Complaints and problems
- Signs and warnings
- Expressing opinions
- Letters and appointments
- Street language
- Grammar section
- Transcripts of the dialogues
- Key to the exercises
- Indonesian-English vocabulary
- English-Indonesian vocabulary
Complete Indonesian Book/CD Pack: Teach Yourself - About the Author(s):
Christopher Byrnes is a qualified languages teacher who has taught all over the world. Eva Nyimas is a native speaker of several Indonesian languages and has taught standard Indonesian and English to children and adults.
Adults wanting to learn Indonesian or brush up their existing knowledge.