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Willkommen! German Beginner's Course 2ED Revised

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  • £45.00

The best-selling German course for adult beginners.

Willkommen! is the best-selling German course for adult beginners. Whether you are learning for general interest, for your job, holiday, or for an exam, Willkommen! will provide you with the opportunities you need to speak, read, write and understand German with confidence, and enjoy it too!

The features that set this course apart are:

* Wide choice of learning material
* All activities based on real situations
* Different types of writing practice, including letters, CVs and emails
* Reading activities based on real menus, advertisements, brochures
* Deutschland info giving practical and cultural insights into German life
* Listening material including interviews, radio and TV clips

Willkommen! provides about 120 hours of study and covers levels A1 and A2 of the Common European Framework of Reference. Used with the recordings and supplemented by Willkommen! Activity Book, the course is suitable for both group-learning and for self-study.

The Complete CD Pack contains a full-colour coursebook, two audio CDs and a Support Book with answer key and recording transcripts.

Biographical Notes

Paul Coggle is an experienced university teacher of German, who has taught courses from beginner to postgraduate level. He was a pioneer in the development and use of multimedia language learning materials at the University of Kent, and has acted as a Language Consultant for the BBC and the University of Cambridge Language Centre. He is series editor for the Teach Yourself language courses. Heiner Schenke was born in Hannover and is a native speaker of German. He has taught German at university level for many years and is Director of the Institution-wide language programme at the University of Westminster.

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  • ISBN: 9781444165128
  • Publication date: 27 Apr 2012
  • Page count: 256
  • Imprint: Hodder & Stoughton
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