The Complete Course for Beginners
Published July 12th 2001 by Routledge – 384 pages
Series: Colloquial Series
Colloquial Icelandic is easy to use and completely up to date!
Specially written by experienced teachers for self-study or class use, the course offers a step-by-step approach to written and spoken Icelandic. No prior knowledge of the language is required.
What makes Colloquial Icelandic your best choice in personal language learning?
By the end of this rewarding course, you will be able to communicate confidently and effectively in Icelandic in a broad range of everyday situations.
These two CDs are an invaluable component of the Colloquial Icelandic course. Recorded by native Icelandic speakers it complements the book and will help you develop your pronunciation and listening skills.
Abbreviations Introduction The sounds and letters of Icelandic 1 Welcome to Iceland! 2 Where are you from? 3 Where are we going? 4 I would like to get . . . How much will that be? 5 Clothing 6 On the move 7 Daily life 8 Enjoy your meal! 9 Families 10 Appointments 11 Accommodation 12 Spare time 13 Iceland 14 Story, history and people 15 Head and shoulders, knees and toes 16 Good luck! Grammar Summary Glossary of grammatical terms Key to exercises Glosses of reading passages Icelandic-English glossary English-Icelandic glossary Index Acknowledgements