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Beginning Kurmanji Kurdish
By Deniz Ekici
Critical Languages Program
Multimedia Format / 2011
DVD-ROM (978-1-9299-8612-5)
  - Critical Languages Series

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  - Language

The Beginning Kurmanji Kurdish DVD-ROM is the equivalent of a textbook and workbook, with audio and video. It can be used either by independent learners or by students in a traditional or
It is responsive to individual needs and adapts to different learning style can motivate and help learners in expressing themselves in a variety of formal and informal settings as well as enhancing their mostly aural and less written comprehension skills along with cultural content

— CALICO Review, Vehbi Turel, The University of Bingol

self-instructional classroom setting, and is equivalent to a one-year college course.

This practical course will provide you with confidence communicating in Kurmanji at an everyday level. Topics include: greetings, shopping, food and dining, weather, education, literature, holiday traditions, and more.

This classroom tested DVD-ROM contains 25 video clips and over 9,000 audio recordings made with native speakers. With the click of a button hear native speakers pronounce words or sentences and translations. Exercises include: Multiple Choice, Fill-in-the-Blank, Audio Flashcards, Pronunciation, and Listening Dictation-so you can test and improve your knowledge of each lesson. Learners with microphone-equipped computers can record and play back their own voices, then compare their pronunciation with that of the native speaker. The many activities accommodate a wide range of learning styles and preferences.

Works on Windows Vista, 7, and 8
For more information, visit the Critical Languages Series website.

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