Golosa : A Basic Course in Russian, Book 1

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For courses in First-year Russian - Introductory Russian.Golosa is a two-volume, introductory Russian-language program that strikes a balance between communication and structure. It is designed to help students reach the Intermediate range in speaking and listening plus reading and writing. Each volume of Golosa includes a textbook, a student workbook with audio drills and written exercises, and an audio program that includes listening comprehension exercises, dialogs, conversations, and rapid-pace oral drills. The robust Companion Website offers additional lexical and grammatical exercises, links to authentic Russian websites, and the entire Golosa audio program.Each unit in the program revolves around a theme (university, family, etc.), and follows the same basic format: introduction of basic vocabulary for the chapter theme, listening to introductory conversations, short dialogs with activities and role-play practice, practice in listening and reading with emphasis on strategies, grammar study and practice in both oral and written form, and written workbook exercises that go from mechanical skill-building to creative skill-using.
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  • Hardback | 398 pages
  • 208 x 258 x 18mm | 938.93g
  • Pearson
  • United States
  • English, Russian
  • 3rd edition
  • w. figs.
  • 0130494569
  • 9780130494566

Table of contents

Scope and Sequence. Alphabet. 1. A Bit about Oneself. 2. What Do I Have? 3. What Languages Do you Know? 4. University. 5. Daily Routine. 6. Home, Apartment, Dormitory. 7. Our Family. 8. In a Store. 9. What Shall we Have to Eat? 10. Biography. Vocabulary Russian/English, English/Russian. Appendix A: Nouns and Modifiers. Appendix B: Spelling Rules. Appendix C: Declensions. Appendix D: Numbers. Index.
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