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John Murray Learning

Willkommen! 1 (Third edition) German Beginner’s course

Heiner Schenke, Paul Coggle
Authors:
Heiner Schenke, Paul Coggle
Teach Yourself

Enjoy German Intermediate to Upper Intermediate Course

Paul Coggle, Heiner Schenke
Authors:
Paul Coggle, Heiner Schenke

Do you want to have more meaningful conversations in German? Do you want to feel comfortable in a variety of situations? Based on authentic texts, such as songs, poems, and conversations between native speakers, this course will help you improve and build upon the language you already have so that you develop your skills to a level where you can enjoy communicating in German. Incorporating information about the culture, history and geography of Germany and its influence on the language, you will be introduced to the more advanced points of German grammar, as well as more colloquial language, and develop your vocabulary so you can express your opinion on a number of topics, as well as react to other people's opinions. What will I achieve by the end of the course? By the end of Enjoy German you will have increased your capacity to understand the spoken and written language, and furthered your ability to communicate with German speakers, orally and in writing. This course aims to take you to a solid intermediate level. You will reach an Advanced Low to Mid level of the ACTFL (American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages) proficiency guidelines / B2 level of the CEFR (Common European Framework of Reference for Languages). Is this course for me? If you already know some German and want to take it further, this is the course for you. It's perfect for the self-study learner, with a one-to-one tutor, or for the post-beginner classroom. What do I get? A coursebook with over two hours of audio on CD that features: - Ten units that cover more complex situations than your basic tourist scenarios - Carefully levelled and sequenced material - a solid path to build up your knowledge - Authentic texts, such as poems, songs, excerpts and conversations to present the language - Learn through the Discovery Method which helps you notice and retain the language you learn - Learn to learn - tips and advice on becoming a better language learner - Easy to use workbook format. What else can I use to learn German? If you require an absolute Beginner course, you can try our Get Started in German: 9781444174625 If you want a comprehensive Beginner to Intermediate course, you should try our Complete German: 9781444177398 Rely on Teach Yourself, trusted by language learners for over 75 years.

Teach Yourself

Get Talking and Keep Talking German Total Audio Course

Paul Coggle, Heiner Schenke
Authors:
Paul Coggle, Heiner Schenke

When travelling, do you want to journey off the English-speaking path, meet people and speak German easily? This great value double course pack contains twenty common scenarios plus culture and travel advice. Learn the German you need for:-introductions-talking about yourself and your family-eating out-asking for directions-taking public transport and renting a car-asking for directions-shopping -making arrangements and booking a hotel-eating out-and much more.You'll progress in your understanding by working out language patterns for yourself, personalize your German with interactive role-plays and perfect your pronunciation to sound more natural.This beginner German course contains two MP3 CDs. You can download the audio files on these discs from your computer to your MP3 player or play them in an MP3 CD player. Also included is a handy phrasebook and a PDF coursebook for reading and writing practice.Get Talking and Keep Talking German Pack maps to A1 of the Common European Framework of Reference (CEFR) for languages.Rely on Teach Yourself, trusted by language learners for over 75 years.

Teach Yourself

Keep Talking German Audio Course - Ten Days to Confidence

Paul Coggle, Heiner Schenke
Authors:
Paul Coggle, Heiner Schenke
Teach Yourself

Complete German (Learn German with Teach Yourself)

Paul Coggle, Heiner Schenke
Authors:
Paul Coggle, Heiner Schenke
Teach Yourself

Complete German Beginner to Intermediate Book and Audio Course

Heiner Schenke
Authors:
Heiner Schenke

Do you want to develop a solid understanding of German and communicate confidently with others? Through authentic conversations, vocabulary building, grammar explanations and extensive practice and review, Complete German will equip you with the skills you need to use German in a variety of settings and situations, developing your cultural awareness along the way. What will I achieve by the end of the course? By the end of Complete German you will have a solid intermediate-level grounding in the four key skills - reading, writing, speaking and listening - and be able to communicate with confidence and accuracy. Is this course for me? If you want to move confidently from beginner to intermediate level, this is the course for you. It's perfect for the self-study learner, with a one-to-one tutor, or for the beginner classroom. It can also be used as a refresher course. What do I get? -23 learning units plus verbs reference and word glossary and revision section -Discovery Method - figure out rules and patterns to make the language stick -Teaches the key skills - reading, writing, listening, and speaking -Learn to learn - tips and skills on how to be a better language learner -Culture notes - learn about the people and places of Germany -Outcomes-based learning - focus your studies with clear aims -Authentic listening activities - everyday conversations give you a flavour of real spoken German -Test Yourself - see and track your own progress *Complete German maps from Novice Low to Advanced Low level proficiency of ACTFL (American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages) and from A1 Beginner to B1/B2 Upper Intermediate level of the CEFR (Common European Framework of Reference for Languages) guidelines. This pack includes a full-colour book and one MP3 CD of audio material. The MP3 CD will work in an MP3 compatible CD player or computer disc drive.This title can also be used in conjunction with the German Teach Yourself Languages Online course (www.teachyourselflanguages.com) What else can I use to learn German? If you require an absolute Beginner course, you can try our Get Started in German Absolute Beginner course: 9781444174625 If you want to take your German further, you should try our Perfect Your German: 9780071784672 Rely on Teach Yourself, trusted by language learners for over 75 years.

Teach Yourself

Complete German (Learn German with Teach Yourself)

Paul Coggle, Heiner Schenke
Authors:
Paul Coggle, Heiner Schenke
Teach Yourself

Get Talking German in Ten Days Beginner Audio Course

Paul Coggle, Heiner Schenke
Authors:
Paul Coggle, Heiner Schenke

When travelling, do you want to journey off the English-speaking path, meet people and speak German easily?If so then you need to Get Talking. Through 10 common scenarios plus culture and travel advice, you'll learn the skills for understanding and the confidence to speak German in just 10 days. Practise the most frequent words and expressions for: -getting a taxi -checking into a hotel -introducing yourself at a reception -ordering drinks -ordering a snack -asking the way to the tourist information office -taking the bus -finding out about tickets -at the pharmacy -buying clothes.You'll progress in your understanding of naturally-paced conversations, be able to personalize the language through interactive role-plays and perfect your pronunciation to sound more natural.This absolute beginner German course contains an MP3 CD. You can download the audio files on this disc from your computer to your MP3 player or play it in an MP3 CD player. Also included is a handy phrasebook and a PDF coursebook for reading and writing practice. Get Talking German in Ten Days maps to A1 of the Common European Framework of Reference (CEFR) for languages. Rely on Teach Yourself, trusted by language learners for over 75 years.

Hodder & Stoughton

Willkommen! German Beginner's Course 2ED Revised

Paul Coggle, Heiner Schenke
Authors:
Paul Coggle, Heiner Schenke
Hodder & Stoughton

Willkommen! German Beginner's Course 2ED Revised

Paul Coggle, Heiner Schenke
Authors:
Paul Coggle, Heiner Schenke

Whether you are using the Willkommen! course in class or working through it on your own, this work book is for you. In 12 units, divided into three sections covering the general topics of First Contacts, Shopping and Going Out, Life in Germany, it provides: * further practice on particular areas of difficulty * varied activities to help you progress further with vocabulary, grammar, reading and writing * additional, more demanding material for fast learners * extended practice tasks which can be done in class or outside the classroom. There is also a Key to the Exercises making the book suitable for self-checking.

John Murray Learning

Living German

R W Buckley, Paul Coggle
Authors:
R W Buckley, Paul Coggle

This new 7th edition includes an up-to-date culture and vocabulary guide, allowing you to broaden your knowledge of contemporary language and customs.Do you want to learn German or brush up what you know already? Are you looking for a course with a traditional approach to language learning, based on solid grammatical foundations, translation skills and practical vocabulary? If so, this is the course for you.The material covers a variety of everyday topics in a simple, concise manner. There are plenty of examples and explanations to illustrate how the language works and to build confidence. Each unit, designed to build systematically on what you have already learned, contains:- clear grammar explanations- vocabulary lists- reading material consisting of a story, dialogue or letter- questions for speaking practice- exercises- 32pp test-yourself section giving you extra practice and allowing you to monitor your progress as you go through the course, helping you keep on top of tricky grammar points and regularly testing the vocabulary you're learning.There are also revision units to help you practise what you are learning. At the back of the book, an exercise key enables you to check your answers while grammar and vocabulary sections provide a useful reference.The accompanying online audio will help you with listening and speaking. In addition to a full pronunciation section, it contains reading passages and dialogues from the course book, followed by comprehension questions in German, together with model answers.Download our free app, Teach Yourself Library, from the App Store or Google Play to access the free audio.

Hodder & Stoughton

Contatti 1 Italian Beginner's Course 3rd Edition

Mariolina Freeth, Giuliana Checketts
Authors:
Mariolina Freeth, Giuliana Checketts

What is Contatti?Contatti, the best-selling Italian course for adult beginners, is aimed at those wishing to learn Italian from scratch in a classroom environment. Contatti 1 is the first part of this two-stage Italian course for adult learners who are either starting from scratch or have a basic knowledge of the language. Whether learning for work or pleasure, Contatti gives a thorough grounding in the language enabling learners to speak, read, write and understand contemporary Italian. Where does this Coursebook fit within the Contatti 1 range?Coursebook: The primary text for the Contatti 1 course. Includes 14 thematic lessons and covers the skills and structures required at GCSE level and equivalent. The coursebook does not include the CDs.Also available:Audio and Support book pack (ISBN 978-1444133172): Supplementary to the Coursebook. The Audio and Support book pack provides the listening element of the course, along with transcripts and answers. It contains:- 3 audio CDs (3 hours of recordings)- 2 Support Books containing a key to the exercises and recording transcripts. Course Pack (ISBN 9781444133134): Contatti 1 Coursebook + Contatti 1 Audio and Support Book Pack. The Course Pack contains:- 1 copy of the third edition of the Coursebook- 3 audio CDs (3 hours of recordings)- 2 Support Books containing a key to the exercises and recording transcripts.Activity Book (ISBN 9781444139365): Supplementary to the Coursebook or Course Pack. The activity book is a workbook providing stimulating practice material which complements the tasks presented in the Contatti 1 Coursebook. Activities include word searches, crosswords, cultural quizzes, extra reading and comprehension tasks, and gap-fill conjugation exercises.What will I learn?Key language structuresContatti 1, the first part of the course, introduces the key structures of the language, over 14 thematic lessons with the emphasis placed firmly on communication. Vocabulary and grammarFrom the outset, a realistic range of registers and vocabulary encourage development of the essential skill of comprehension. There are regular opportunities for revision and consolidation, and vocabulary and grammar support are given both at the end of each lesson and in full at the end of the book. GCSE level materialIt covers the skills and structures required at GCSE level and similar. Culture and skills for daily lifeThis third edition has been brought completely up to date, with particular attention paid to improving and simplifying the explanations of grammar and language structure. New online content offers further opportunities for learners to practise their skills.How will I learn? Authentic reading and listening materialAuthentic reading and listening materials are used extensively for a wide range of lively activities based on everyday situations in Italy.Group work and independent studyContatti 1 is ideal for group work but can also be used for individual study.Audio support and additional materialThe Course pack includes a coursebook fully illustrated in colour, 2 audio CDs containing the listening element of the course and a support booklet with all the answers to the exercises together with recording transcripts.What is new in the third edition?Improvements and additionsThe new edition has improvements and additions based on ideas and feedback from tutors across the country. There is also now simple navigation between the book and CDs, with clearly marked references in the coursebook. Interactive quizzes and exercisesBrush up and reinforce your learning at home, with fun, interactive online quizzes and exercises. Or use them in class with a group.

Hodder & Stoughton

Contatti 1 Italian Beginner's Course 3rd Edition

Mariolina Freeth, Giuliana Checketts
Authors:
Mariolina Freeth, Giuliana Checketts
Teach Yourself

Perfect Your German 2E: Teach Yourself

Heiner Schenke, Paul Coogle
Authors:
Heiner Schenke, Paul Coogle

Are you looking for an improver's course in German which will make you sound like a native? If you already know some German and want to take it further, Perfect your German will guarantee success! Taking you from a good GCSE level (level B2 of the Common European Framework), this course teaches you advanced structures and vocabulary so that by the end of the course you will be at GCE Advanced Level, CEF level C1: Can express him/herself fluently and spontaneously without much obvious searching for expressions. Can use language flexibly and effectively for social, academic and professional purposes.Should be used in conjunction with the CD, Perfect Your German (9781444151046), sold separately.

Mahmoud Gaafar

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Martyn Ellis

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Michel Thomas

Michel Thomas (1914-2005) had an amazing life. Born in Poland, he spent his early years in Germany and then in France, where he studied psychology at the Sorbonne in Paris. When war broke out, he fought with the Resistance and suffered imprisonment in labour camps. At the end of the war he joined the US liberation army and later settled in the US where he established his world-famous language school. Languages, being his strength and passion became the focus of the next 50 years of his life that he spent developing a method that he hoped would change the way we teach and learn - so that everyone could succeed. He developed this method 'that works with the brain'. After creating several courses of his own, he passed on his method so that other teachers might use it too.

Ruth Herd

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