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Colloquial Serbian

The Complete Course for Beginners

By Celia Hawkesworth

Routledge – 2007 – 376 pages

Series: Colloquial Series

Purchasing Options:

  • Add to CartPaperback: $35.95
    978-0-415-34892-8
    November 8th 2005
    Currently out of stock
  • Add to CartPack: $65.00
    978-0-415-45401-8
    December 18th 2007
    Currently out of stock
  • Pack:
    978-0-415-34889-8
    November 30th 2005
    Out-of-print
  • Add to CartAudio CD: $40.00
    978-0-415-34891-1
    November 23rd 2005
  • Audio Cassette:
    978-0-415-34890-4
    November 23rd 2005
    Out-of-print

Description

Colloquial Serbian provides a step-by-step course in Serbian as it is written and spoken today. Combining a user-friendly approach with a thorough treatment of the language, it equips learners with the essential skills needed to communicate confidently and effectively in Serbian in a broad range of situations. No prior knowledge of the language is required.

Key features include:

• progressive coverage of speaking, listening, reading and writing skills

• structured, jargon-free explanations of grammar

• an extensive range of focused and stimulating exercises

• realistic and entertaining dialogues covering a broad variety of scenarios

• useful vocabulary lists throughout the text

• additional resources available at the back of the book, including a full answer key, a grammar summary and bilingual glossaries

Balanced, comprehensive and rewarding, Colloquial Serbian will be an indispensable resource both for independent learners and students taking courses in Serbian.

Course components:

The complete course comprises the book and audio materials. These are available to purchase separately in paperback, ebook, CD and MP3 format. The paperback and CDs can also be purchased together in the great-value Colloquials pack.

Paperback: 978-0-415-34892-8 (please note this does not include the audio)

CDs: 978-0-415-34891-1

eBook: 978-0-203-64113-2 (please note this does not include the audio, available to purchase from http://ebookstore.tandf.co.uk/audio_viewbooks.aspx)

MP3s: 978-0-415-47052-0 (available to purchase from http://ebookstore.tandf.co.uk/audio_viewbooks.aspx)P

Pack : 978-0-415-45401-8 (paperback and CDs)

For the eBook and MP3 pack, please find instructions on how to access the supplementary content for this title in the Prelims section.

Contents

Map of Serbia. Introduction. Table of Alphabets and Pronunciation. 1. Upoznavanje. Meeting 2. Putnici idu u hotel. The Travellers Go to the Hotel 3. Dolazak u hotel. Arrival at the Hotel 4. Odlazak u grad. Going into the City 5. U Beogradu. In Belgrade 6. Razgovor o stanu. Conversation about a Flat 7. U popti. At the Post Office 8. U restoranu. In the Restaurant 9. U turistiËkoj agenciji. At the Tourist Agent’s 10. Putovanje autobusom. Bus Journey 11. PorodiËni odnosi. Family Relationships 12. Seoski æivot. Village Life 13. Muzika. Music 14. Pakovanje. Packing 15. Polazak. Departure 16. U kvaru. Breakdown 17. U kupovini. Shopping 18. Dolazak u Kotor. Arrival in Kotor 19. U Kotoru. In Kotor 20 Kraj. The End. Grammar Summary. Key to Main Exercises. Translations of Main Texts. Serbian-English Glossary. English-Serbian Glossary. Subject Index.

Sample Audio

Listen to Sample Audio For The Course:

If you’re thinking about buying this course, why not listen to the audio tracks below for a taster?

These are samples from the audio CD, to accompany this paperback, or included in our great value Colloquial Pack.

Unit 1, Dialogue 1, Part 1

Unit 1, Dialogue 1, Part 2

Name: Colloquial Serbian: The Complete Course for Beginners (Paperback)Routledge 
Description: By Celia Hawkesworth. Colloquial Serbian provides a step-by-step course in Serbian as it is written and spoken today. Combining a user-friendly approach with a thorough treatment of the language, it equips learners with the essential skills needed to communicate confidently...
Categories: Serbian, Languages of Eastern Europe