Complete Afrikaans Beginner to Intermediate Book and Audio Course

Complete Afrikaans Beginner to Intermediate Book and Audio Course : Learn to read, write, speak and understand a new language with Teach Yourself

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Are you looking for a complete course in Afrikaans which takes you effortlessly from beginner to confident speaker? Whether you are starting from scratch, or are just out of practice, Complete Afrikaans 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.

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:

AUTHOR INSIGHTS
Lots of instant help with common problems and quick tips for success, based on the author's many years of experience.

GRAMMAR TIPS
Easy-to-follow building blocks to give you a clear understanding.

USEFUL VOCABULARY
Easy to find and learn, to build a solid foundation for speaking.

DIALOGUES
Read and listen to everyday dialogues to help you speak and understand fast.

PRONUNCIATION
Don't sound like a tourist! Perfect your pronunciation before you go.

TEST YOURSELF
Tests in the book and online to keep track of your progress.

TRY THIS
Innovative exercises illustrate what you've learnt and how to use it.


This pack includes a book and two CDs of audio material.

Rely on Teach Yourself, trusted by language learners for over 75 years.
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Product details

  • Mixed media product | 320 pages
  • 171 x 237 x 55mm | 504g
  • TEACH YOURSELF
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • Abridged
  • 40
  • 1444105876
  • 9781444105872
  • 170,353

Table of contents

: Introduction
: Introduction
: Introduction
: Pronunciation
: Pronunciation
: Pronunciation
01: Greetings
01: Greetings
01: Greetings
02: Yes sir, no sir
02: Yes sir, no sir
02: Yes sir, no sir
03: Please, thank you
03: Please, thank you
03: Please, thank you
04: Culture and church
04: Culture and church
04: Culture and church
05: Celebrations
05: Celebrations
05: Celebrations
06: Fit, strong, happy
06: Fit, strong, happy
06: Fit, strong, happy
07: Review
07: Review
07: Review
08: Getting there
08: Getting there
08: Getting there
09: Staying there
09: Staying there
09: Staying there
10: Cunning shopping
10: Cunning shopping
10: Cunning shopping
11: SOS
11: SOS
11: SOS
12: This is what people do
12: This is what people do
12: This is what people do
13: Review
13: Review
13: Review
14: Follow your stomach
14: Follow your stomach
14: Follow your stomach
15: Feed your soul
15: Feed your soul
15: Feed your soul
: 16 To the veld
: 16 To the veld
: 16 To the veld
: 17 Review
: 17 Review
: 17 Review
: Key to the exercises
: Key to the exercises
: Key to the exercises
: Taking it further
: Taking it further
: Taking it further
: Appendix: useful information
: Appendix: useful information
: Appendix: useful information
: Afrikaans-English vocabulary
: Afrikaans-English vocabulary
: Afrikaans-English vocabulary
: English-Afrikaans vocabulary
: English-Afrikaans vocabulary
: English-Afrikaans vocabulary
: Grammatical index
: Grammatical index
: Grammatical index
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About Lydia McDermott

Professor Lydia McDermott was Director of the Multilingual Studies Programme at the University of KwaZulu-Natal Durban, South Africa. This new edition has been updated by her son and daughter-in-law Liam and Rachel McDermott and her daughter Rachel de Kock.
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