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Legs aching and feeling ravenous from the trek, you wonder if you'll be pitching your karpa from one more night. Suddenly the truck stops and it's clear that lawa and kuka mati are on the cards. 'Anay Tayta' you say gratefully with a full belly, and that's when your dinner host offers you a bed for the night... You realize it's true - a few Quechua words can work wonders!

In This Guide:

Your key to genuine encounters with Quechua speakers.

Cover all your travel needs in the Andes - practical and cultural.

Sections on trekking, homestays and Andean cuisine.

Detailed grammar chapter helps you harness the language.

Easy-to-use pronunciation guide throughout.

Synopsis:

Phrasebooks cover the essential words and phrases travellers may need. These pocket-sized language guides include colour tabs for quick reference, extensive vocabulary lists, easy-to-follow pronunciation keys and two-way dictionaries.
-- the first language of South America, still widely spoken today
-- focus on cultural understanding and travel etiquette
-- offers tips for conversation, market shopping and defining local items
-- a recognition of the Quechua voice, with grammar and pronunciation chapters for those wishing to learn the language

Synopsis:

This guide focuses on cultural understanding and travel etiquette; offers tips for conversation, market shopping and defining local items; and hints for recognition of the Quechua voice, with grammar and pronunciation chapters.

Synopsis:

-- expanded and updated edition, with user-friendly sections on culture, etiquette and trekking<BR>-- simple transliteration system with newly designed pronunciation<BR>-- tips for conversation and market shopping

Product Details

ISBN:
9781864503814
Author:
Coronel-Molina, Serafin M.
Publisher:
Lonely Planet
Author:
Serafin Coronel-Molina
Author:
Oswaldo Munoz
Subject:
English
Subject:
English language
Subject:
Miscellaneous
Subject:
Ancient Languages
Edition Number:
2
Series:
Lonely Planet Phrasebook: Quechua
Publication Date:
20021001
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Pages:
224
Dimensions:
140 x 92 mm

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Quechua Phrasebook 2ND Edition
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Product details 224 pages Lonely Planet Publications - English 9781864503814 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , Phrasebooks cover the essential words and phrases travellers may need. These pocket-sized language guides include colour tabs for quick reference, extensive vocabulary lists, easy-to-follow pronunciation keys and two-way dictionaries.
-- the first language of South America, still widely spoken today
-- focus on cultural understanding and travel etiquette
-- offers tips for conversation, market shopping and defining local items
-- a recognition of the Quechua voice, with grammar and pronunciation chapters for those wishing to learn the language
"Synopsis" by , This guide focuses on cultural understanding and travel etiquette; offers tips for conversation, market shopping and defining local items; and hints for recognition of the Quechua voice, with grammar and pronunciation chapters.
"Synopsis" by , -- expanded and updated edition, with user-friendly sections on culture, etiquette and trekking<BR>-- simple transliteration system with newly designed pronunciation<BR>-- tips for conversation and market shopping
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