The Complete Course for Beginners, 2nd Edition
Routledge – 2012 – 282 pages
Series: Colloquial Series
Colloquial Vietnamese is easy to use and completely up-to-date. Specially written by experienced teachers for self-study or class use, this course provides a step-by-step approach to written and spoken Vietnamese. No prior knowledge of the language is required.
Colloquial Vietnamese is:
By the end of this rewarding course you will be able to communicate confidently and effectively in a broad range of situations.
Accompanying audio material is available to purchase separately on CD/MP3 format, or comes included in the great value Colloquials Pack.
1. Hello 2. At the Airport 3. Arriving to the Hotel 4. Make a Phone Call 5. On a Street 6. At a Restaurant 7. At a Market 8. Visiting Hue and Hanoi 9. Going to the Bank 10. Touring Dalat and Saigon 11. A Friendly Conversation 12. Making Travel Plans for Next Week 13. A Day at the Beach 14. Returning to Hanoi and Saying Goodbye
Ha Minh Nguyen is a Lecturer in Vietnamese at The University of Texas at Austin.
Bac Hoai Tran is a Lecturer in Vietnamese at the University of California, Berkeley.
Tuan Duc Vuong has a master of arts from Hanoi University and was a language teacher for 18 years before being forced to leave Vietnam in 1979. He then studied modern language in London and worked as a language lecturer for the Diplomatic language centre of FCO and at SOAS.