Interpreting French: Advanced Language Skills, Volume 2

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Taylor & Francis, 2001 - English language - 129 pages
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This language course uses liaison interpreting to teach spoken French to advanced students. Designed to provide an alternative to conversation classes, it is a highly effective aid to language acquisition and consolidation. Interpreting French will improve students' confidence in speaking and discussing a wide variety of contemporary topics. Students learn a range of transferable skills including: * oral proficiency in French and English* presentation skills* linguistic flexibility* cross-cultural awareness. Interpreting French is ideal for those who have not taught interpreting before. The pack includes: * A Tutor's Book: how to make lessons a success, with notes on class design, preparation, feedback and assessment* Student Handouts: a wealth of photocopiable resources for use in and outside the classroom* Audio Cassettes: six hours of dialogues for practice and revision.
 

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Contents

Course outline
3
Class design and integration
9
Chapters Feedback and assessment
15
Preparing your own dialogue
29
LEVEL I
43
1ntroducing and taking leave
49
Conveying opinions agreeing and disagreeing
57
Asking direct and indirect questions
63
Negotiating suggesting persuading dissuading
72
LEVEL 2
80
Anticipation using background knowledge
87
Flexibility starting a guided tour of Geneva
95
Further reading 1 29
129
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