Colloquial Icelandic: The Complete Course for Beginners

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Routledge, Jan 16, 2006 - Foreign Language Study - 341 pages
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Colloquial Icelandic provides a step-by-step course in Icelandic 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 Icelandic 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 Icelandic will be an indispensable resource both for independent learners and students taking courses in Icelandic.

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: 978-0-415-20706-5 (please note this does not include the audio)

CDs : 978-0-415-28690-9

eBook: 978-0-203-99545-7 (please note this does not include the audio, available from www.tandfebooks.com)

MP3s: 978-0-415-47084-1 (available from www.tandfebooks.com)

Pack : 978-0-415-42707-4 (paperback and CDs)

 

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i like how there a whole bunch of stuff that you can study and if you are doing a project on iceland which i am right now you can get help from pages if you need it.

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Contents

Acknowledgements
vii
Velkomin til fslands
12
Hvadan ert fu?
29
Hvert forum vid?
47
Eg aetla ad fa Hvad verdur Jpetta
68
Fot
85
A ferd og flugi
103
Daglegt lif
122
Island
214
Saga og jod
229
Hofud herdar hne og taer
243
Gangi per vel
257
Grammar summary
272
Key to exercises
285
Glosses of reading passages
307
IcelandicEnglish glossary
321

Verdi lier adgodu
138
Fjolskyldan
158
Stefnumot
171
Tomstundir
197
EnglishIcelandic glossary
356
Index
369
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Neijmann is Halldor Laxness Lecturer in Icelandic at University College London.

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